What is Boku?

Shannon Andrade | VIEW PROFILE

July 23, 2013

What is Boku?

If you are active in the world of online gaming, you’re probably familiar with Boku, the mobile payments company that uses direct carrier billing to power purchases of virtual and digital goods and services on the web and via mobile. The San Francisco based company launched in...

Why Merchants Need to Expand Beyond ‘Cash Only’

Shannon Andrade | VIEW PROFILE

July 11, 2013

Cash Only

Merchants that don’t accept any payment method besides cash (and check) are likely missing out on a significant amount of sales – and revenues – each month. And, those lost revenues could exceed tens of thousands of dollars for some. The cost of upgrading to accept credit and...

Understanding Interchange Rates

Shannon Andrade | VIEW PROFILE

July 10, 2013

Understanding Interchange Rates

Paying with cash is becoming a rarity. Customers today expect to have the option of paying via credit or debit and many will even leave a store or choose one merchant over another because they can pay with plastic as opposed to paper currency. And, with mobile payments on the...

Mobile Payments – Where Do Merchants Start?

Shannon Andrade | VIEW PROFILE

July 2, 2013

Mobile Payments – Where Do Merchants Start?

According to a recent survey on mobile and payments from RSR Research, 44 percent of respondents report that their current primary form of payment accepted is credit card, but 20 percent expect that some form of digital payment, including mobile, will be the primary form of...

Tablet and Smartphone Users – Critical to Omni-Channel Retail Success

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June 26, 2013

Omni-Channel Retail Success

Successful retailers today, regardless of size, are aware of or focused on providing an omni-channel experience for their customer base. An omni-channel experience is - in the most simplistic definition – delivering a seamless, yet consistent, consumer experience across any...

MM&T Interviews Greg Cohen on the Genius Customer Engagement Platform

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June 20, 2013

Genius Customer Engagement Platform

Mobile Marketing & Technology's Marla Ellerman sits with Merchant Warehouse's Greg Cohen to learn more about the Genius Customer Engagement platform and what it means for the future of point of sale.Video TranscriptMarla Ellerman, Mobile Marketing & Technology...

Complimentary Webinar: Developing a Mobile Commerce Strategy in Uncertain Times

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June 13, 2013

Developing a Mobile Commerce Strategy

That mobile is the future of payments appears to be a foregone conclusion. Hardly a day goes by without hearing about a revolutionary mobile payments system that will profoundly change the way people exchange currency. Unfortunately, these discussions typically stop short of...

Mobile Payments - Developing a Mobile Commerce Strategy in Uncertain Times

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June 13, 2013

Mercator Mobile Commerce Strategy Whitepaper

For years, mobile payments have been described as the “future of the payments industry.” Industry observers have detailed the intelligence of the mobile device, the security of NFC, the effectiveness of cloud-based solutions, as well as dozens of other mobile payment solutions,...

Complimentary Webinar: Mobile Payments: Why Merchants Hold the Power

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May 16, 2013

Mobile Payments

As part of Merchant Warehouse’s commitment to providing ongoing education to our partners and customers as well as the industry at large we are pleased to present our webinar, “Mobile Payments: Why Merchants Hold the Power”, originally held on Thursday, May 30th at 2pm EST. In...

What is ShopKick?

Shannon Andrade | VIEW PROFILE

May 16, 2013

ShopKick

ShopKick, a mobile shopping app, was originally launched in August 2010. With its simple mission ‘to make shopping better’ the mobile app reached over one million consumer users in the first six months initially offering incentives or ‘kicks’ and scanned products when users...