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Mobile Commerce Statistics and Trends [Infographic]


According to current reports, at present only about 1.6 billion people use their mobile devices to shop online globally. However, by the end of 2017, over two billion mobile phone or tablet users will make some form of mobile commerce transaction. 95% of mobile internet users look up local information on their phones for the purpose of calling or visiting a business. Presently, mobile devices account for 19% of all US retail e-commerce sales. This figure is estimated to reach 27% by the end of 2018, which represents 1 out of every 4 US retail e-commerce dollars. Check out our infographic, ‘Mobile Commerce Statistics and Trends’ for an in-depth view into details such as the US m-commerce sales by device, conversion rate, average order value and much more.

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Dynamics AX 2012 CU8 at NRF– why Dynamics Retail mPOS is changing the in-store retail experience

Last week the best and brightest of the Retail world gathered at the National Retail Federation show (NRF) in New York.  This was my 10th NRF show and my 3rd as a Microsoft employee.  The Microsoft booth was hopping for all 3 expo days and I was right in the middle of it all, demonstrating the Dynamics AX Retail product to many prominent retail organizations.

As you may know, just this past December we released our RTM version of our Modern POS solution (known as mPOS).   At NRF we were able to really showcase this new product and the reaction was overwhelmingly positive.  I wanted to use this blog post to point out my top 5 reasons why I believe that deploying the Dynamics AX mPOS solution will allow retailers to really “change the game” when it comes to in-store systems.

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