August 19, 2014

Four-in-five consumers are turning to search engines to find information about local businesses, products and services. Those local searchers are turning into customers at a high rate.

August 30, 2012

Walmart announced a new search engine for Walmart.com. The new engine, named Polaris, was developed by a small team within @Wamart Labs, the research and technology hub for innovation at Walmart.

September 6, 2011

Fifteen percent of Web searches on Black Friday will be done on mobile devices, according to a study by Google’s AdMob.

August 11, 2011

IBM announced that S&S Worldwide grew recommendation sales 75% in just three months with IBM Smarter Commerce software in the cloud.

June 24, 2011

By Margaret Kuchler, senior industry marketing manager, Akamai Technologies

February 15, 2011

Vienna, Va. -- Business listings identity management provider Localeze said Tuesday that casual dining restaurant Texas Roadhouse is using its local search solutions.

Since launching the local search business listings identity management, Texas Roadhouse said it has experienced a 40% increase in website traffic directly from online listings found on local search, mobile and social platforms like Google, Yahoo, Bing, YP.com and Facebook.

October 27, 2010

The holidays are fast approaching, and experts across the board agree that online sales will be crucial to retailer performance.