Mobile devices are narrowing the gap between online and offline shopping, according to Compete’s Online Shopper Intelligence study that tracks cross-channel shopping behavior.
The ecommerce channel for U.S. retail office and school supplies had a solid second half of the year in 2010 driven in part by back-to-school and holiday sales, according to new research from The NPD Group. From June to December, the ecommerce channel grew 4 percent while the office super […]
MyBuys, a provider of personalized recommendations for online retailers, has introduced its “Mobile Challenge.” MyBuys is offering to allow retailers to test the performance of their mobile sites. MyBuys will pay for the costs and consulting of creating Personalized Mobile Website to test against any current mobile e-commerce site. If […]
During the first half of 2010, 11.2 million PC game digital downloads were purchased online compared to 8.2 million physical units purchased at retailers during the same period, according to a new report from The NPD Group.
Online retail spending in the first quarter of 2010 reached $33.9 billion, up 10 percent over a year ago, according to a new report from comScore.
More than half of the UK population still does not shop online, according to a survey by CyberSource. While 41 percent say don’t shop online because security is an issue, 66 percent say they are concerned about the level of risk About a third of survey respondents say they or […]
Amazon.com has expanded its Video On Demand service and now allows customers to stream movies and television shows through their Web browsers. Previously, customers could only download titles and watch them on a PC using the Amazon Unbox application or on a TiVo box. Customers can rent or purchase movies […]
Amazon.com has launched two applications on social networking site Facebook. The first application, Amazon Giver allows Facebook users to buy gifts directly from Amazon for their friends on Facebook. The Amazon Giver application allows users to see products from their friend’s Amazon Wish Lists, or recommendations based on what any […]