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67% of SMBs think Mobile Won’t Impact them. Opportunity!

According to a survey by Manta (via [screenwerk][http://screenwerk.com/2013/10/29/survey-67-of-smbs-dont-think-mobile-will-impact-them-this-holiday-season/]), 67% of SMBs don't think that mobile will effect them this holiday season. That means that 67% of SMBs are clearly missing out on the ...

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Retail will see a major Impact in 2013

Retail is on the cusp of big changes facilitated and driven by the use and availability of mobile applications. The traditional model of store+salesperson=sale is very quickly changing. How will this impact retailers? The Growth of Multichannel Selling The drivers for change in retail are many, and have already started some time ago with the expansion of e-commerce ...

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Building Strong Retail Relationships through Mobile Applications

We've just lived through another Black Friday and the impetus to buy products at the lowest price possible. But the current and prevailing economic climate has led consumers to change their purchasing behaviour. Indeed, we are seeing an increasing number of people spending more on each purchase, but spending less overall. They are looking to buy better quality that ...

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Why the Google Nexus 7 is More Expensive than an iPad Mini

Here's the thing, we all know that both Amazon and Google are using the razor-blade model to sell their tablets, but according to a piece by John Kirk, it sounds like this model will not be sustainable. Apple doesn’t need to lower its pricing to deliver “the tablet death blow” to its competitors. Apple’s competitors are doing a fine job of starving ...

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Ten Ways the New iPad Mini will Create Opportunities for Business

On Tuesday 23rd October, Apple is expected to reveal their long awaited smaller iPad. There are a lot of ideas about what this device is expected to achieve and what it will be like, and in any case it will provide opportunities for business. As of yet, as the name of the device has not been announced, we will for thr purposes of this article call it the iPad ...

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Why All Retailers Need to Get on Passbook!

Yesterday Starbucks Canada updated their iOS application to enable Apple's new Passbook feature. I really think that this is the beginning of the realization of the promise of location-based marketing. How Awesome is Passbook? It's awesome. It made it really easy to pay for my coffee this morning. Normally I have to do a search for the Starbucks app and wait while ...

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How Mobile Enables Better Retail Experiences

Best Buy's Scott Durchslag, as reported by Business Insider, made an important comment about customer behaviour in his stores. 60 percent of the customers in Best Buy stores have been on BestBuy.com or are on it when they're actually in the store live. People are using it real-time while they're there. I think the opportunity is to really bring these together. ...

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Using Mobile to Upsell Retail Customers and Increase Lifetime Value

We've all been there, in front of a counter or with a waiter, taking our order, yet we're not sure what we want or really what's fully available. What we do know for sure is that we're expected to make a choice, and we often times make a bad choice for us and a bad choice for the retailer. I saw an application this week made by a Montréal company and it really made ...

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