Each second, Apple Watches, Fitbits, and other wearable devices are collecting reams of personal data. Tech-savvy marketers today say those insights are fueling a new wave of increasingly effortless, seamless shopping experiences.
The Internet of Things is well known, but not well understood. Here's everything marketers need to know before diving into this latest tech trend.
The retail home improvement chain reaches its customers through smartwatches and smartphones to meet shoppers' needs anytime and anywhere.
The theater media company, known for its print show guides, launches a new mobile app to provide patrons with timely, contextually relevant content before, during, and after performances.
Mobile has helped the fitness equipment manufacturer quadruple the customer product registration data it collects—data that it uses to garner cross-sales.
The sports media company debuts an app-to-app implementation that enables sports fans to purchase tickets to upcoming games.
Mobile has been a game-changer for this tire company. Here's how the organization spins the channel to capitalize on key moments throughout the shopper journey. Plus, six tips on how to get started.
New data suggests that consumers plan to use their smartphones to shop during small windows of free time this holiday season, rather than during the traditional one-day rush.
When it comes to social media, there certainly isn't a lack of choices for marketers. But picking the right platform isn't as difficult as you might think.
How the movie and game rental company is driving convenience, personalization, and engagement across channels.
The U.K.-based fashion app links digital and in-app experiences to create a more seamless customer experience—and prevent drop-off.
The nature of our work — especially as marketers — has changed profoundly over the last several years. Companies are getting bigger, with systems and teams increasingly spread out across the globe.
Platforms like Google and Facebook, not apps, will control mobile minutes and, in turn, the mobile universe, says a Forrester report.
Mobile has the ability to empower brands to follow their consumers along their purchase journey. But which points are most vital? And how do you connect the dots between mobile advertising, mobile consumers, and their purchasing behavior?
More data, more tools, and more opportunity for marketers in retail. Here's a quick breakdown of eTail's latest report on digital marketing trends.
Putting brand-driven purchasing directly inside the Pinterest experience will give marketers the opportunity to create a more seamless path-to-purchase.
Not surprising, considering that 67% of Canadian ad agency execs believe that online video advertising is as or more effective than television.
Company of the Week
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