Executive Briefings

Could 2013 Be the Year That E-Tailers Really Start Benefiting from Mobile Commerce?

This will be the year that retailers take mobile seriously in all its forms and in all areas of the company. Of course, e-tailers have been highly aware of the need to employ mobile as another channel for the customer, but brick-and-mortar retailers are opening their eyes to the possibilities as well.

The next-gen e-commerce player is globally minded and logistically savvy, with an eye firmly fixed on the opportunities presented by mobile. If you think this sounds like Amazon, you're right. However, it also applies to countless other etailers and service providers positioning themselves for growth in 2013.

When you speak with executives, a common theme emerged throughout the interviews: The face of e-commerce is global; it's fueled by increasingly savvy and complex logistics planning, and it's heavily focused on mobile.

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Keywords: supply chain management IT, value chain, value chain IT, retail supply chain, supply chain solutions, m-commerce

The next-gen e-commerce player is globally minded and logistically savvy, with an eye firmly fixed on the opportunities presented by mobile. If you think this sounds like Amazon, you're right. However, it also applies to countless other etailers and service providers positioning themselves for growth in 2013.

When you speak with executives, a common theme emerged throughout the interviews: The face of e-commerce is global; it's fueled by increasingly savvy and complex logistics planning, and it's heavily focused on mobile.

Read Full Article


Keywords: supply chain management IT, value chain, value chain IT, retail supply chain, supply chain solutions, m-commerce