Mobile commerce

Klarna

Technology

Klarna Updates App, Launches U.S. Marketing Campaign

The campaign tag line is “Klarna: Swedish for smooother shopping.”

clock June 29, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Bright lights, big success for Apple chief executive officer Tim Cook.

Technology

Why Apple’s Changes to iPhone, iPad, Watch and Mac Software Matter

App Clips’ new mobile commerce potential, Watch complications grow — it’s a good thing! — and much more.

clock June 23, 2020Adriana Lee

Shopify's Shop app

Technology

Shopify App ‘Shop’ Spotlights Black-Owned Businesses

“We are committed to elevating the awareness of Black-owned businesses to support more voices in entrepreneurship,” the company said.

clock June 16, 2020Adriana Lee

mobile shopping

Business Features

Is 2020 the Year of the Shopping App?

Poq releases holiday 2020 guide sharing insights into consumer behavior within shopping apps.

clock March 11, 2020Alexandra Pastore

cyber monday

Retail

Cyber Monday’s $9.4B Online Sales Blitz

As the holiday shopping season gets under way, retail’s jolly weekend segues into a very merry Monday, say researchers.

clock December 3, 2019Adriana Lee

mobile payment options, consumers

Business Features

New Study Finds Majority of Shoppers Plan to Use Mobile Payments This Holiday Season

A new consumer survey examines sentiment toward mobile purchases, finding saving money as a key motivator.

clock November 19, 2019Alexandra Pastore

Madison Reed and Victoria Justice

Business Features

How Revolve Uses Personalization to Help Customers Find That One-in-a-Million Dress

Jason Grunberg from Sailthru explains how the company leverages technology to win shoppers over.

clock November 12, 2019Jason Grunberg

Nike's House of Innovation in New York.

Retail

Nike, Athleta, Moncler Lead Industry in Omnichannel Success

Louis Vuitton and Banana Republic also scored high on an assessment conducted by NewStore.

clock October 22, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Mercari, mobile commerce, mobile shopping

Technology

Mercari Is Big in Japan

Peer-to-peer selling app Mercari is building out authentication and tech to capture new market share in the U.S.

clock September 24, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Rental

Technology

The Technology That Makes the Fashion Rental Business Tick

Automation drives the rental economy, powering both value-driven subscription boxes from ThredUp and lifestyle-driven boxes from Nuuly.

clock July 17, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Button

Technology

Mobile Commerce Player Takes Aim at Facebook and Google

As mobile commerce moves from “ad-based models” to “action-based models,” players such as Button are driving third channel growth.

clock July 10, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

waiting in line, convenience, payment, shopping

Technology

Long Lines: A Thing of the Past?

A recent June study from Adyen, an end-to-end payments platform, reveals North American customers want convenience above all else.

clock June 27, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

serial returners

Technology

What’s the Impact of Blocking Serial Returners?

Changing one’s return policy midway may cause customer uproar, as seen recently with Asos. Experts weigh in on the impact of returns.

clock June 18, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Payments drove 11 percent growth for the trillions in annual global revenue, according to McKinsey.

Technology

Fashion Fintech Is on Fire

There’s no cooling the financial technology services industry, as payments spark $1.9 trillion in global annual revenue.

clock June 3, 2019Kaley Roshitsh and Arthur Zaczkiewicz

In-app shopping means customer convenience, but could signal less control for retailers.

Technology

What Instagram Shopping Means for Consumers and Retailers

WWD spoke with BounceX’s Kris Mobayeni and Ryan Urban to implore on the viability of social media as a direct purchase stream.

clock March 27, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Fashion

Hugo Boss Marks 20th Anniversary in Women's With Milan Fashion Show

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