Tag Archives: mobile media

A New Report on the State of Mobile Retailing

As we know, this is now the emerging era of mobile media. And this is a key area in which retailers need to excel to stay ahead of the competition. Take a look at the following infographic to see how … Continue reading

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Mobile Media and Retail Jobs

Take a look at how many retailers are using mobile devices for job searches.   Employment: Mobile Apps infographic  

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Moms and Mobile Shopping

According to a 2013 survey by Alliance Data,  the majority of U.S. moms said that they used a smartphone or tablet at least once a week during the shopping process — for research and/or buying. More than one-third of the respondents … Continue reading

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Retailers Experimenting with Mobile Devices and the Job Search

Many retailers have been using some form of computerized job search tools for a quite. Now — slowly — retailers have begun incorporating mobile media in the process. As reported by Lauren Weber for the Wall Street Journal: “‘With the … Continue reading

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A New Advance in Mobile Technology: Payment Processing

Jack Dorsey is best-known as the creator of Twitter. However, it is his most recent venture — Square, Inc. — that is impacting the payment-processing system in retailing. The firm is a mobile payment-processing provider. Here’s how Issie Lapowsky, writing for Inc. describes … Continue reading

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Mobile Shopping Is Heating Up

In 2011, U.S. retail sales via mobile devices totaled $13.63 billion. By 2016, annual retail sales through mobile media are expected to reach $86.86 billion. As eMarketer notes: “With digital storefronts just an arm’s length away, millions are reaching first … Continue reading

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Australia’s Telstra: Focusing on Employee Empowerment

Telstra, an Australian-based global firm, is a technology-driven telecommunications company with a number of retail stores. It recognizes the importance of store managers and empowers them accordingly. The focus is on customer service.    

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