Mobile and online transactions top 125bn by 2018,
driven by on the fly shopping and an e-commerce boom in China

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Online purchasing through mobiles, tablets and online is likely to hit 125billion annual transactions by 2018, with medium term growth being driven by ‘on the go’ shopping on mobile, says the latest data from Juniper Research. The new research – Mobile & Online Purchases: Cards, Carrier Billing & Third Party (more…)

Denmark to get thousands of virtual stores as Powa makes JCDecaux billboards shoppable

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The power of instant m-commerce direct from advertising posters is to hit Denmark this summer, with Powa Technologies teaming up with AFA JCDecaux, a subsidiary of the world’s largest outdoor advertising corporation JCDecaux to allow shoppers to purchase products effortlessly 24-hours-a-day with their smartphone simply by scanning specialised tags on the (more…)