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Woolworths dives headfirst into m-commerce – TechCentral

Woolworths is making a big play in mobile commerce, announcing on Thursday that it has launched in-app shopping in its smartphone app. The new app offers online shopping and array of other features, including “daily inspiration” for food and fashion, and the ability for shoppers to view in-store stock of the product they want. Users can also view their WRewards ... Read More »

Consumer Mobile Commerce Behaviours Challenge Australian Retailers – Power Retail

The last 18 months have been a turbulent period for retail in Australia and ‘business as usual’ is no longer an option for retailers who want to stay not only ahead, but afloat. Amid collapses, refinances, acquisitions and the expanding presence of global marketplaces, Australian retailers are being challenged as never before thanks to new technologies and rapidly-changing consumer behaviours. ... Read More »

Snapchat partners with Amazon for push into mobile-commerce – Inside Retail

Snapchat is pushing into mobile-commerce by way of visual search, the company announced yesterday. Users will soon be able to point their smartphone camera at a barcode or product within Snapchat, have the app recognise the item, and present the product listing on Amazon for customers to shop. “When the barcode is recognised, an Amazon card will appear on-screen, surfacing ... Read More »

Mobile commerce now 25 pc of online sales: PayPal – The Australian Financial Review

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Australian Financial Review Mobile commerce now 25 pc of online sales: PayPalThe Australian Financial ReviewLast year Solomon Lew's Premier Investments invested about $10 million to move retail brands such as Dotti, Portmans and Just Jeans onto a new e-commerce platform designed to make it easier for customers to shop on mobile phones. The investment …and ... Read More »

PredictSpring intros 'modern' mobile commerce platform for brick-and-mortar – Mobile Payments Today

Sept. 20, 2018 PredictSpring has launched what it calls a complete in-store technology product for retailers and brands, which includes a mobile point-of-sale system, according to a press release. PredictSpring’s offering also includes mobile-based features such as clienteling, endless aisle and store pickup. Together, the product is designed to enable sales associates to engage with customers by offering highly personalized interactions and fast ... Read More »

Five Ways To Increase Conversion Rates For Mobile Commerce – Forbes

GettyGetty If you want to go global with your e-commerce business, it is absolutely vital your storefront is mobile-optimized. If you don’t crack this, you will miss out on a large percentage of conversions. Whether we’re following a map, connecting with friends or shopping, our lives revolve around our phones. Shopping behaviors have been heavily influenced by the rise of smartphones ... Read More »

New mobile security standard looks beyond smartphones – PaymentsSource

Security wasn’t easy years ago, but it became way more complicated when the iPhone sparked the consumer smartphone craze just over 10 years ago. The Accredited Standards Committee X9 has been working on establishing wireless and mobile security guidelines ever since, starting with an overall wireless standard and expanding it to address wireless ATMs and point-of-sale terminals. Now, stressing a ... Read More »

Senior Hires Made as Bango Expands Mobile Commerce Partnerships – Markets Insider

Bango (AIM:BGO), the mobile commerce company, announces new additions to its global business development, product and delivery teams. Key hires support its customers’ growth objectives and deliver on the unique opportunities enabled by the success of the Bango Platform. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180917005811/en/ Kaushik Sthankiya – Senior Vice President Business Development The Bango ... Read More »

Senior hires as Bango expands mobile commerce partnerships – Cambridge Network

Kaushik Sthankiya – Senior Vice President Business DevelopmentThe Bango Platform powers mobile commerce for global partners including Amazon, Google and Microsoft. To support growth – particularly across Asia, Africa and the Americas – Kaushik Sthankiya joins Bango in October as Senior Vice President Business Development. Kaushik will lead the global team that works with partners as they expand payments coverage ... Read More »