10 December 2013
12 August 2013
In its recent ‘Online Trade 2013’ study , the Retail Research Institute (IFH) Cologne has concluded that online pure players like Zalando and Amazon are growing particularly rapidly to secure themselves a lion's share of the online market. In 2012 the online market volume rose by 15 per cent. However, online pure players posted the strongest and most robust growth. Currently, around 35 per cent of German online sales is achieved by companies whose only sales channel is online. A...
02 August 2013
More than 31% of mobile developers are supporting NFC in their mobile apps today and an additional 45% plan to support the technology in the next 12 months, according to a Mobile Development Survey released by Evans Data Corporation. The survey, conducted in May this year with mobile developers from around the world, revealed that more devs have plans to support NFC in the near future than several other emerging device features, including voice recognition, range finding and device pairing....
26 July 2013
Ease of use and loyalty offers among leading triggers to drive m-commerce via banks European smartphone shoppers are even more confident engaging in mobile commerce if they could do so using services provided by their bank, according to research published today by the Future Foundation. The research, commissioned by Mobile Money experts Monitise, reveals six-in-10 UK smartphone users (57%) would feel more confident buying goods and services by mobile if they could use apps provided by their...
25 July 2013
Worldwide, nearly 671 million people played an online game using a desktop PC or laptop in April 2013, with 145 million gamers playing on a daily basis. The number of daily gamers differs across the continents with an average of 47.9 million internet users in Asia Pacific accessing an online gaming site daily, followed by Europe with 45.6 million daily players. North America was third with 30.3 million internet users playing games on a daily basis whilst Latin America and Middle East –...
24 July 2013
According to recent studies of InMind , conducted by the order of Internet Association of Ukraine , in Ukraine now regularly use Internet access exactly 51 % of the population . Such a symbolic achievement allows now to proudly say that in Ukraine most people regularly go online . Overall, access to the Internet , including irregular, has 57 % of the population . The number of people that use...
12 July 2013
According to a recent Shoppercentric multichannel report , today’s shoppers are constantly online via their smartphones and are thus “ready to shop”. The report, entitled ‘WindowOn…Multichannel Revisited’ updates the Multichannel report published in February 2012 but with a special focus on the role played by the smartphone in today’s world. The report finds that two-thirds of those who use their smartphone for any shopping activity primarily do so...
05 July 2013
Internet commerce is getting a leader of the Ukrainian economy in terms of growth. Over the past year, its volume has increased by 45%, according to the latest issue of the Korrespondent (Reporter) magazine. So-called e-commerce is the most successfully growing industry in the country, which falls out of the picture of stagnating economy. Thus, according to estimation of financial company Fintime, the turnover of the domestic e-commerce market in 2012 reached $1.6 billion, that is more than 3 times...
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