March 9, 2015

7-Eleven is the latest in a growing lineup of retailers that has entered the mobile loyalty space.

September 9, 2014

Taking aim at other digital payment platforms such as PayPal, Apple on Tuesday released a mobile payment platform called Apple Pay that will let consumers pay for purchases using their iPhones — or the new Apple Watch.

February 19, 2014

The new Wonder e-gift card app from Wonder Technologies Inc. is available free in the iTunes App store.

September 19, 2013

Macy’s announced that it is an exclusive launch partner for Apple’s new iAd-supported streaming radio service, iTunes Radio.

September 21, 2012, Trader Joe’s and Costco Wholesale Corp. came out on top with consumers in a survey by global consulting firm OC&C Strategy Consultants. Rounding out the top five were Zappos and iTunes.

March 1, 2012

Neiman Marcus said that it is testing a new iPhone-only app that allows customers to interact directly with their sales associates.

November 8, 2011

Sears Canada announced the debut of a Wish Book application for iPad, allowing thousands of items to be viewed, added to Wish Lists or purchased with the tap of the finger on the iPad.

December 28, 2010

Smart phone Mobile Apps! Just like the accessibility of airplane travel for the masses revolutionalized the travel industry, smart phones will revolutionalize the retail industry.

December 23, 2010

Food Lion has unveiled a new mobile app that puts its stores right at customers' fingertips.

June 13, 2010

Starbucks Corp. will begin offering unlimited free Wi-Fi at all of its company-operated U.S. locations...

December 31, 2008

Mobile-commerce is expected to be a hot topic among retailers in 2009, and all...

October 2, 2008

Best Buy has been given antitrust approval to buy digital-music service Napster, according to a...

September 24, 2008

MySpace members who want to download and transfer music to a portable device, such as...

June 19, 2008

Apple Inc. said Thursday customers are now renting or buying more than 50,000 movies daily....

May 1, 2008

Apple announced that new movie releases are available to download from its iTunes store (

April 3, 2008

Apple Inc. said on Thursday its iTunes online music store has surpassed Wal-Mart Stores to...

February 25, 2008

According to a Tuesday report by market researcher NPD Group, Apple's iTunes is now the...

January 31, 2008

I’m an avid user of Blockbuster’s DVD-by-mail rental program, Total Access. I chose this service...

January 15, 2008

Apple CEO Steve Jobs on Tuesday announced that the company will offer movie rentals...

December 31, 2007

Steve Jobs is not one to listen to critics. Otherwise, he might never have...

November 30, 2007

There are more than 32 million teens in the United States (and more than 40...

October 16, 2007

Cupertino, Calif., Apple...

August 30, 2007

MARKETINGFinish Line ...

July 30, 2007

As every retailer knows (or should know), teens are a moving target. I was reminded...