July 11, 2012

Starbucks Coffee Co. announced the continued global expansion of the Starbucks mobile platform with the roll-out of Starbucks app for Android to the United Kingdom and Canada.

April 19, 2012

Apparel retailer Maurices said it has debuted a new mobile application designed to enhance its customers’ in-store shopping experience.

April 9, 2012

GNC Holdings announced the release of its new iPhone application and introduction to Android Market.

February 27, 2012

eBay on Monday announced a number of strategic moves including a new partnership with major carrier Three.co.uk; integrations with merchants such as Yotel and Entradas.com; and mobile app updates that evolve mobile commerce selling and shopping experiences for consumers.

January 19, 2012

eBay announced that revenue for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31 increased 35% to $3.4 billion, compared with the same period of 2010.

December 5, 2011

Mobile retail navigation service aisle411 announced that Hy-Vee Food Stores has deployed the aisle411 platform.

November 7, 2011

AisleBuyer and Big Y Foods announced a partnership to provide Big Y’s customers with a mobile application for iPhone and Android devices that seeks to deliver a new level of customer service and empowerment.

November 7, 2011

Mobile commerce enabler Firethorn Mobile Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc., and Brookstone announced Brookstone as its latest retail partner for its Swagg mobile application, which provides shoppers with mobile access to purchase digital gift cards.

November 4, 2011

Online holiday shopping in November is expected to grow 12% to 15% versus the year-ago period, with mobile devices such as iPads and Android phones helping to drive spending, according to the IBM Coremetrics Benchmark analysis which gathers data directly from the websites of more than 500 leading U.S. retailers.

October 20, 2011

eBay, which reported income and revenue growth for its third quarter, is seeing increased strength in its mobile business as more customers are turning to their smartphones to shop.

October 13, 2011

CVS Caremark announced the release of the Caremark.com Droid application.

October 10, 2011

Motorola Solutions announced the first tablet computer built from the ground up specifically for enterprise users, the Android-based ET1.

October 3, 2011

The Orvis Company has launched iPhone and Android rich apps powered by mobile commerce provider Digby.

August 11, 2011

Shoe retailer Finish Line said Thursday it has released an e-commerce enabled app for Apple and Android that provides geo-targeted store location and real-time inventory functions.

July 25, 2011

Amazon said Monday it has launched a new app to support AmazonFresh on Android phones.

June 15, 2011

Starbucks Corp. launched an application Wednesday that lets customers purchase goods with their Android smartphones.

June 14, 2011

Grocery Shopping Network announced Tuesday the launch of a new mobile apps program for Coborn’s and Cashwise stores.

March 18, 2011

By Martin Brewer, director of research and development at Wavelink Corp.

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November 4, 2010

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September 29, 2010

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July 7, 2010

Coldwater Creek launched a mobile website on June 24 that supports the iPhone and Android...

January 21, 2009

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November 9, 2008

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