Mobile is the new way to shop

Consumers spend 55 percent of all their retail-related Internet time on smartphones and tablets, according to a new study from Shop.org, comScore and The Partnering Group. M-commerce spending reached a whopping $4.7 billion, or almost 9% of total U.S. e-commerce dollars, in the second quarter. Clothing, accessories and event tickets are the items most often purchased via mobile devices, the study said. Story

Suggested Articles

Costco changes up its menu items, and Alibaba and Guess partner for a physical store.

Janey Whiteside, Walmart's new chief customer officer, is well acquainted with the importance of customer service in modern retail.

Whole Foods will offer deals on Amazon's Prime Day, and tariffs against China are causing pricing hikes.