The pilot project without a pilot will deliver prescription drugs to the North Sea Island of Juist.
Though they lack confidence in their mobile strategies and apps, retailers list mobile commerce ninth on their Christmas to-do lists, an eBay study reports.
Observers pooh-pooh Alibaba's chances to challenge Amazon and eBay, but the boss of China's e-commerce giant vows rapid U.S. expansion following his IPO.
Why this last season was the most memorable yet.
Price still rules as an online purchase influencer, says a new survey, but basic brand assets should not be ignored in online product presentations.
The experience management company aims to decrease time-to-market and accelerate growth for e-commerce companies.
Stock image site 99cimages has a new vision for e-commerce—and it doesn't include a username and password.
A leading shipping industry expert warns that size-based rates will affect marketing and pricing decisions when the rates take effect next year.
iOS users lead the charge, spending $30 more per order than Android users. Pinterest tops Facebook for purchase influence.
New research shows that e-commerce may be just as valuable to B2B as to B2C.
It promises its e-commerce customers up to 18% increases in sales with the addition of PayPal's Bill Me Later service.
A new tool aims to combine personalized content and online shopping into a visually appealing package that focuses on experience over mere transaction.
Get a load of this—or not, as the case may be. A new study finds that the average load time for the top 100 e-com sites is nearly double what Google recommends.
There's nothing so personalized, so one-to-one, as the in-person customer experience. Or is there? Just ask J.Hilburn.
The Internet retailer increases the fee of its popular membership plan by $20 to stimulate revenues.
Remote sellers' hopes for paying a single tax rate based on their business locations may have been dashed in a House Judiciary Committee hearing.
Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) sets requirements for a remote sales tax law.
Inaccurate digital product information is a serious turnoff for consumers. Loyalty is built on trust.
Optimize on-site performance and you'll drive better user engagement—which has a domino effect on conversion and revenues.
Working with partners, IBM expects to deliver 150 digital marketing solutions that aim to accelerate campaign deployment and maximize ROI.
The eyeglass seller's director of online experience, Tim Riley, talks about the company's explosive growth.
Say what you will about direct selling, for custom men's luxury clothier J.Hilburn, direct-to-consumer is the perfect fit.
A recent study shows that customers don't like to "wait in line" when online.
Search is like the e-commerce version of your store window. It's one of the most crucial elements of the commerce experience, and yet it's often overlooked.
The question isn't whether marketers should collaborate with their tech brethren, it's how.
Shoppers made 46% more purchases on mobile devices than they did in 2012, according to IBM.
General merchandise site Fuugo consummated more than a third of its sales in Australia and Scandinavia last year.
Everything revolves around the customer for this discount seller of vitamins and nutritional supplements.
MyBuys CMO Dan Druker on why customer-centricity isn't an option—it's a necessity. If you want to have customers, that is.
Shoppers have fully embraced mobile purchasing; marketers must respond in kind.
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Data Services, Inc. meets the needs of today's data-driven marketer by providing front-end database management and data analytics platforms alongside our expertise in global contact data quality, database building and ongoing maintenance that comes with our 45+ years in business.
Spectrum Spatial attempts to make the world a small marketplace for B2B and B2C companies alike.
Intent, which tells you who, how, and when to target, is a common thread on the customer journey.
It's been a bad year for TV service providers.