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A prominent e-commerce figure tells how to figure out your mobile revenue. 5The future of social commerce isn’t on Facebook
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The smartphone operating system continues to sink. Why bother? 5Executing the basics
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Source: Mobile CommerceMay 20, 2014, 5:19 PM
The complex order processing and sliding scale pricing of many mobile payment systems introduces a ... Read More
Head of marketing and partnerships, BloomReach
Source: E-CommerceMay 12, 2014, 5:01 PM
Every time a customer searches for a color, a style, an article of clothing, a ... Read More
Vice president of sales, Chicago Tag & Label
Vice president, international business development, Hermes
Source: E-CommerceMay 11, 2014, 5:43 PM
Studies show consumers will buy more often and buy more when they’re confident that they ... Read More
President, Hedges & Co.
Source: E-CommerceMay 8, 2014, 9:40 AM
It’s a question online marketer Jon Hedges get asked a lot. He provides two case ... Read More
Chief technology officer, Ugam
Source: E-CommerceMay 7, 2014, 8:40 PM
While many retailers are prepared to deal with the high volume of data they can ... Read More
CEO, Artisan Mobile
Source: Mobile CommerceMay 6, 2014, 12:57 PM
Retailers that carefully track how consumers use their mobile apps can adapt quickly, improving ROI, ... Read More
Manager, consumer goods & e-commerce, Germany Trade & Invest
Source: E-CommerceMay 5, 2014, 5:00 PM
German consumers are confident and spending more, especially online. But they shop somewhat differently online ... Read More
Analyst, Forrester Research
Managing Editor, Mobile Commerce
Vice president of marketing, Pythian
marketing content associate, MobStac
Source: Mobile CommerceApril 28, 2014, 10:41 AM
Many retailers are taking advantage of knowing where a shopper is to offer her coupons ... Read More
Head of marketing, Savings.com
Executive vice president of optimization, Zog Digital
Source: Mobile CommerceApril 16, 2014, 1:24 PM
Searches on mobile devices will soon exceed those on computers, Google says. Retailers that keep ... Read More
Source: E-CommerceApril 11, 2014, 11:07 AM
Consumers who make it to the shopping cart are interested in buying. The chief strategy ... Read More
Chief E-Commerce Strategy Officer, Insite Software
Source: B2B E-CommerceApril 1, 2014, 11:55 AM
Distributors can do a better job of managing the brands they carry, says the chief ... Read More
Vice president of paid advertising, Zog Digital
Source: E-CommerceMarch 27, 2014, 4:03 PM
For starters, find affiliates likely to attract consumers interested in your products, says Kim Giroux ... Read More
Executive vice president, client services & business development, Fluid
vice president of marketing, TapSense
Source: Mobile CommerceMarch 25, 2014, 3:37 PM
All advertising must be compelling to work. And in the constrained environment of a mobile ... Read More
Global B2B E-Commerce Strategist, Oracle Corp.
Source: B2B E-CommerceMarch 24, 2014, 3:00 PM
To serve up great content that engages customers on their e-commerce sites, B2B companies must ... Read More
CEO, Mercent Corp.
Source: E-CommerceMarch 24, 2014, 10:41 AM
Google’s Shopping Campaigns, announced late last year, ultimately will let retailers more precisely target top-performing ... Read More
Senior Content Strategist, Gorilla Group
Vice president of marketing, 360pi
Source: E-CommerceMarch 14, 2014, 5:19 PM
Amazon doesn’t always offer the lowest price, but it is the most aggressive in changing ... Read More
Chief editor, East-West Digital News
Source: E-CommerceMarch 14, 2014, 5:12 PM
Ozon, often called Russia's Amazon, could be in line to raise $100 million, reports East-West ... Read More
Source: B2B E-CommerceMarch 11, 2014, 2:06 PM
Purchasing agents are online consumers themselves, accustomed to buying online. Plus, Amazon’s entry into B2B ... Read More
Partner, Alston & Bird
Source: E-CommerceMarch 10, 2014, 11:25 AM
Patent trolls are companies that buy patents and make money by demanding licensing fees from ... Read More
Founder and CEO, Minimus.biz
vice president of client strategy, Fluid
Source: E-CommerceMarch 6, 2014, 9:56 AM
Consumers didn’t think they needed bottled water either, notes Fluid vice president of client strategy ... Read More
chief revenue officer, ClickTale