Archive for October, 2012
The holiday shopping season is practically here. Brick and mortar retailers have started hiring seasonal help and holiday promotions are finalized. In several weeks, shoppers will start pouring into shopping malls and retail stores, looking for the best deals and checking off their lists. For retail centers, Black Friday doesn’t just signify the start of […]
Mobile payments are projected to grow to $1.7 trillion by 2017, so forward thinking companies and retailers have already started to adapt. Visa has released a set of incentives for merchants to use mobile options, MasterCard has formed a partnership with Google and Google Wallet and PayPal recently struck a deal with 15 retailers, including […]
In 2012, worldwide mobile transaction values topped $171.5 billion, nearly a 62% increase from last year. Gartner, Inc., a leading technology research company, estimates that by 2016, the mobile payment market will have 448 million users worldwide.
According to the New York Times, Americans spend 37 billion hours waiting in line every year. That’s a lot of hours, so it’s natural that all of this lost time elicits annoyed responses: heads shaking, eyes rolling and complaining. Lines can be frustrating for the shopper, diner and employee.
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