E Commerce Posts

Daily Dose of iQ: 4 Predictions for Retail Tech in 2012

http://www.iqmetrix.com/products/rq/salesIn a RetailWire.com article yesterday, David Dorf, Director of Technology Strategy for Oracle Retail, identified four trends he expects to develop in the coming year.

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Daily Dose of iQ: "Retailers Should Invest More in Employees"

Zeynep Ton, who teaches Operations Management at MIT, wrote a column a couple weeks ago for the Harvard Business Review, encouraging retailers to invest in their employees.

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Daily Dose of iQ: Is Best Buy Doomed?

Larry Downes of Forbes wrote a damning article yesterday predicting the eventual demise of retail electronics giant Best Buy.

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Daily Dose of iQ: Future Retail Trends in the 'Information Age'

Right now, everybody seems to be talking about virtual/online retail moving into physical stores.

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Daily Dose of iQ: [Infographic] Tablets and Smartphones Assist in Holiday Shopping

Last week (Dec. 8) eMarketer.com reported new stats from a Google/Ipsos holiday shopping study.

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Daily Dose of iQ: What Androidland Means for Independent Wireless Retailers

Yesterday, we blogged about Amazon using brick-and-mortar stores as its showrooms. But what if the online giant builds its own physical stores?

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Daily Dose of iQ: With Price Check App, Amazon Looks to Undersell Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Yet Again

As if it weren’t enough that Amazon was selling high-end smartphones for a penny on Black Friday, the company is now promising to undersell brick-and-mortar retailers on virtually anything –- and undersell them by 5 bucks too.

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iQmetrix at CETW: A Conference Recap

Earlier this month, I attended Consumer Engagement Technology World (CETW) in New York City, where Gerald Buchko, VP of Sales & Marketing from Jump.caspoke on a panel about Jump's XQ Interactive Retail implementation.

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Daily Dose of iQ: Black Friday RQ4 Stats, Big Day for Mobile

Black Friday 2011 Sales of Android Phones Rise, Match iPhone Sales

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Daily Dose of iQ: Friday Mobile News Roundup

John Lewis QR Code Store in the U.K.

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Daily Dose of iQ: Mobile Payments Big this Holiday Season

VentureBeat reports that Intel and Mastercard are teaming up to improve security and the user experience of online shopping.

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Daily Dose of iQ: Trendwatching.com Examines 'the Prestige' of Getting Deals

What is driving the trend of daily deal sites and mobile discounts? Trendwatching.com set out to answer this question.

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Call to All Retailers: Opportunity to Participate in 2011 RSR eCommerce Study

Retail Systems Research (RSR), a research company operated by and for retailers, is currently conducting its 2011 eCommerce Study.

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