Imagine easily purchasing the products you see in print ads with your iPhone. “Everywhere commerce” is the vision of German app startup Shopgate, which will enter the U.S. market in early 2013.
Thanksgiving Day saw twice the mobile traffic and three times the mobile sales that it did last year, according to analytics released by Branding Brand.
Social shopping pioneer Fab.com announced today that it would acquire its Indian partner True Sparrow and its 85 employees.
Domino’s Pizza has proven the monetary potential of the mobile platform. Within just one week of the official launch of its new mobile ordering platform, the pizza giant has make more than $1 million in mobile sales. Customers can order pizza from Domino’s mobile ordering site from any internet enabled mobile device. The pizza franchise is currently also running a promotion to deliver cheaper pizza if ordered from the mobile site.
According to a recent study by ComScore, the display advertisement on mobile phones has increased more than 128 % since the year 2009. This increase is mainly driven by the increasing adoption of smartphones and increase in the popularity of different apps.