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‘Mommy shoppers’ driving force in e-commerce, social media


by ckatarsky

Moms have long been the primary shopper in households — and their buying power is driving the latest trends in retailing as well.

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3 keys to mobile websites


by Renee Cocchi

While most “new” smartphones can render standard websites without major problems, many phones still can’t. Don’t lose out on business because you don’t have a mobile-specific website.

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Top 10 retail stories of 2011!


by Renee Cocchi

As 2011 is coming to a close with what will hopefully be an even better holiday sales season than last year, Retail News Alert is taking a look back at the stories that grabbed your attention. Here are “The Top 10 Retail Stories of 2011.”

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Cell phones hidden goldmine for retailers


by Shari DaCosta

Cell phones are everywhere, and they’re more than just a way to make calls — they could help you seal that deal.

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Can you live up to consumers’ desire for speed?


by Renee Cocchi

Guess what? Mobile Internet users aren’t happy! Why?

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A big player in the outdoor retail industry has gone mobile


by Renee Cocchi

Guess who’s thrown its hat into the m-commerce arena?

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Is this the end of shopping with cash?


by Penelope Miller

If one mobile start-up has its way, folks will no longer pay for products in cash – they’ll just say their names.

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Retailers scramble to go mobile


by Penelope Miller

Roughly 2% of all retail sales are mobile, with customers clicking “buy” on smartphones. But why is that number so low?

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Retailers want to go mobile – but how?


by Penelope Miller

A whopping 87% of retailers want to use this marketing tool – but many have no idea where to start. Here’s help:

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4 mobile retail app ideas worth stealing


by Penelope Miller

Cellphone apps are the next big thing in retail. Take a look at how these four retailers used mobile apps to rake in millions in revenue.

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Video sales: Macy’s offers Backstage Pass


by Penelope Miller

Macy’s latest move: Using cell phone videos to market products.

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How did Starbucks boost sales 8%?


by Penelope Miller

If you’re looking for an 8% increase in sales, you might want to take a page from this coffeehouse’s book…

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Cyber Monday breaks records as sales jump 19%


by Penelope Miller

Experts were right about one thing this year: Cyber Monday came up big despite concerns the recession would have customers clinging to their hard-earned cash.

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8 tips for creating mobile sites consumers will use


by Renee Cocchi

More and more companies every day are launching mobile sites. But what makes one site better than another?

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Is your website fast enough for consumers?


by Renee Cocchi

So just how important is website speed when it comes to getting and retaining customers?

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