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P97 Networks To Drive Mobile Commerce For Exxonmobil Affiliate Across Its New Zealand Retail Network

P97 Networks to Enable Contactless Mobile Payments for One of Asia-Pacific’s Leading Oil Companies P97 Networks, Inc., has been selected by Mobil Oil New Zealand Limited, an affiliate of ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, to enable mobile payments across its Mobil-branded retail network in New Zealand. ExxonMobil Asia Pacific is the downstream and chemical business hub for the region with over $15 billion of assets under affiliate management. Houston-based P97 Networks is a leader in cloud-based mobile commerce, in-vehicle…

Button Announces Appointments of Chief Financial Officer, Chief People Officer, Chief Product Officer, and Chief Innovation Officer to Fuel…

The company that drove more than $2 billion in mobile spending announces its newest executives Ken Stelzer, Stephanie Mardell, Jonathan Shottan, and Chris Maddern Button, the leading mobile commerce optimization platform, announced the appointments of Ken Stelzer as Chief Financial Officer, Stephanie Mardell as Chief People Officer, Jonathan Shottan as Chief Product Officer, and Chris Maddern as Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer effective. These leaders have been appointed to scale the Button platform, which powers…

BigCommerce Partners With DEITY to Simplify Mobile Commerce Experiences for Enterprise Brands

DEITY becomes Elite BigCommerce Partner, builds native Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) connector into BigCommerce BigCommerce, the leading open SaaS ecommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands, announced that its new partner and microservice-oriented architecture platform DEITY has launched DEITY Falcon for BigCommerce, a Progressive Web Apps (PWA) front-end that will give BigCommerce merchants the ability to use PWAs to deploy highly-engaging, native app-like experiences on desktop and mobile devices. DEITY…

Tapcart Fuels the Future of Mobile Commerce with $4 Million in Funding from Greycroft

Tapcart powers mobile apps for thousands of the world's fastest-growing Shopify brands Tapcart, a SaaS platform that allows Shopify brands to create mobile shopping apps, announced Greycroft as the lead investor in its $4 million seed round. Tapcart will use the new funds to fuel business growth, develop advanced mobile marketing tools and expand its offering to other ecommerce platforms. Prior investors, including Amplify.LA, Act One Ventures and Luma Launch also participated in the round. "The Tapcart platform…

Button Raises $30 Million in Series C Funding to Build the Future of Mobile Commerce

Button , the platform that enables companies to drive revenue through mobile commerce, announced that it has raised $30 million in Series C funding. Icon Ventures led the round, along with participation from Capital One Ventures and returning investors Redpoint Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, and DCM Ventures. Jeb Miller, General Partner of Icon Ventures, will be joining Button’s board of directors. This funding round represents another major milestone for Button following a breakout year in 2018 where the company drove…

Billtrust’s Second Phase eCommerce Solution Enables Anywhere Ordering with New Native Mobile App

Native Mobile App Provides the Same Advanced Capabilities as Desktop Version on Any iOS or Android Device, All From a Single Source As B2B buyers increasingly turn to their mobile devices for purchases, Second Phase, a Billtrust solution and the leader in B2B/B2C eCommerce and PIM solutions for wholesale distributors and manufacturers, announces the launch of a new native mobile app for iOS and Android devices. The new app provides the same deep ERP integration and functionality as Second Phase desktop web stores and…

Comscore Finds Increased Global Utilization of Mobile Payments in Digital Commerce

The latest research from Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms, shows that as worldwide audiences continue to shift toward engaging more with mobile and multi-platform devices, mobile commerce (m-commerce) is gaining an increasing share of digital commerce. In the 2020 “Global Mobile Payments Outlook” whitepaper, Comscore examines the state of online mobile payments around the world to understand how the landscape is changing for payment networks, digital wallets,…

Singapore’s First Multi-Currency Mobile Wallet YouTrip Sees 20% Growth in Consumer Spending On Global E-Commerce Platforms

Popular overseas shopping sites have recorded month-on-month transaction volume growth, such as Taobao (111%), ASOS (60%), Alibaba (41%), Aliexpress (17%) Local e-commerce sites like EZbuy (65%) and Lazada (11%) are hot favourites among Singaporeans Food delivery services grew exponentially between February and March, with PizzaHut Delivery in the lead at 49%, Domino's Pizza (43%), and Foodpanda (35%) The biggest e-commerce spending growth came from the Gaming category, with Nintendo raking in 278% growth from…

ZON, the Region’s First Fully Decentralized Mobile E-commerce Platform, Closes UAE’s Largest Ever Seed Funding Round

ASA Ventures and a consortium of private investors have committed US$8 million to ZON, the first fully decentralized mobile e-commerce platform with over 32,000 sellers in its network ZON, the region's first fully decentralized mobile-only e-commerce network, has closed its seed funding round at an unprecedented US$8 million, making it the largest recorded single seed round in the UAE. The seed round was led by ASA Ventures and a consortium of private investors looking to support the disruption of the e-commerce sector in…

ZON, the Region’s First Fully Decentralized Mobile E-commerce Platform, Closes UAE’s Largest Ever Seed Funding Round

ASA Ventures and a consortium of private investors have committed US$8 million to ZON, the first fully decentralized mobile e-commerce platform with over 32,000 sellers in its network ZON, the region's first fully decentralized mobile-only e-commerce network, has closed its seed funding round at an unprecedented US$8 million, making it the largest recorded single seed round in the UAE. The seed round was led by ASA Ventures and a consortium of private investors looking to support the disruption of the e-commerce sector in…

ZON, the Region’s First Fully Decentralized Mobile E-commerce Platform, Closes UAE’s Largest Ever Seed Funding Round

- ASA Ventures and a consortium of private investors have committed US$8 million to ZON, the first fully decentralized mobile e-commerce platform with over 32,000 sellers in its network - Set for launch in the second quarter of 2020, ZON is targeting more than 9.5 million smartphone users in the country - The platform's technology enables real time demand-supply matching to offer lowest price per item, faster order fulfillment, and pre-purchase stock validation ZON, the region's first fully decentralized mobile-only…

Fiserv to Enhance Omni-commerce Experience with Acquisition of Bypass Mobile

Combination will build on existing integration and facilitate new digital commerce use cases Fiserv, Inc., a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, today announced the acquisition of Bypass Mobile (“Bypass”), an independent software vendor (ISV) and leading innovator in enterprise point-of-sale systems. The acquisition of Bypass will help power the next generation of omni-commerce capabilities from Fiserv, enabling enterprise businesses to deliver a seamless customer experience…

PadSquad Kicks Off 2020 with Shop, a First-to-Market Shoppable eCommerce Advertising Experience for Mobile

PadSquad, in partnership with Shoppable, announces the launch of Shop by PadSquad, an exclusive solution with the first universal checkout technology for advertising on the mobile web. Shop by PadSquad offers an end-to-end shopping experience that streamlines the path to purchase while providing brands with valuable insights into consumer buying behaviors. Marketing Technology News: Evergage Jumps into the Salesforce Economy; Bought to Improve Hyper-Personalization in Sales Shop by PadSquad provides consumers with a…

With the Fall Shopping Holidays Coming, Southeast Asian eCommerce Companies like Akulaku Use Mobile Marketing to Move Users Through The…

Data from mobile marketing platform YouAppi highlights the big digital commerce opportunities in Southeast Asia before (and beyond) Christmas: fall shopping holidays including Single’s Day (China, Indonesia, and Southeast Asia – November 11th), Harbolnas (Indonesia – December 12th) are providing opportunities for Southeast Asian eCommerce companies With Southeast Asians among the heaviest users of their smartphones – data from Hootsuite showing that three of the four countries with the most time spent using the mobile…

KnowBand’s No-Code Mobile App Builder Brings Leverage of Creating E-Commerce Mobile App for Every Online Store

Creating Mobile Apps for an E-Commerce Website Isn't Dependent on Coding Now. Knowband's No-Code Native Mobile App Maker Has Made the Process a Whole Lot Easier for Prestashop, Opencart, Magento and Woocommerce Stores. Regardless of the E-Commerce Business' Size, Mobile App Builder Has Already Provided Power-Packed Android and Ios Shopping Apps to Loads of Online Stores Ranging from Startups/Small Businesses to Flourishing Biggies Shopping apps are one of the unavoidable needs today. There is a huge mobile-using audience…

GoodFirms Conducts Research on Ecommerce Marketing Strategies, Ecommerce Apps, App Development Cost and Mobile App Usage

At GoodFirms.co you can come across several surveys conducted to help the entrepreneurs to explore and boost their businesses. GoodFirms highlights the research done on ecommerce marketing strategies, ecommerce apps, mobile apps cost and mobile app usage report. So that the organizations optimize, follow new trends and strategies to flourish their online business globally. Here is a summary of the surveys above conducted by the research team of GoodFirms:  4 Ecommerce Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses:…

Mobile Apps Allow E-Commerce Brands to Win Perennial Price Wars

Most Mobile E-Commerce Shoppers Say They Use Mobile Apps to Receive Exclusive In-App Deals and Offers. the Largest Percentage of Consumers (42%) Most Frequently Use Pure Online Retail Apps, like Amazon and Overstock, Though Experts Believe That There Is Still Space for Smaller Businesses to Compete in Mobile E-Commerce If They Build Browsable, Sustainable Apps Roughly two-thirds of shoppers (65%) say they use mobile e-commerce apps to receive deals and offers exclusive to the app, according to research from Clutch, the…

Elliot’s Mobile-First Commerce Platform Enables Direct-to-Consumer Distribution at Global Scale

Elliot Turns Ads, Email, Pop-Ups, Social Feeds and More into High-Performing Conversion Channels for Retailers Elliot is a mobile-first commerce platform powering the future of retail, providing infrastructure to integrate media, payment and channel into a single solution that delivers a seamless shopping experience. Elliot does this by enabling retailers to seamlessly connect content and commerce with its globally available one-tap checkout, removing the friction consumers currently experience within existing…

5 Reasons to Join the Mobile E-Commerce Bandwagon

More than 5 billion people — two in every three living on the planet — are now connected on mobile devices, and it’s estimated that three-fourths of the global population will have a connection by 2020. As the ranks of mobile users continue to swell, the mobile device is assuming more importance than ever in e-commerce, where mobile accounts for a growing share of consumer spending. One in four e-commerce dollars is now spent on a mobile device, and 62 percent of smartphone users say that they’ve made a purchase using…

Criteo’s Global Commerce Review Highlights Mobile-First Psyche of Customers

Results Reveal that On-the-Go Omnishoppers Lead to Highest Lifetime Sales Value, Along With Driving Higher Conversion Rates and In-App Sales on Mobile vs. Shopping Apps Criteo, a commerce marketing company, has disclosed its Global Commerce Review conducted for Q1 2018. The report analyzes purchase and browsing data from more than 5000 retailers spread across 80 countries. The outcome indicates that present-day shoppers opt for purchases on-the-go, and they are active across every browsing environment. Jonathan Opdyke,…