Tag: mobile commerce

NFC: A Real-World Retail Solution

It was supposed to be a breakthrough innovation for one of the world’s largest retailers — a smartphone app that enabled its shoppers to scan their purchases as they shopped, thereby avoiding long checkout lines and wasted time. But afterRead more »

Get Better Acquainted with NFC

Thanks to a certain high-profile product announcement out of Cupertino this week, a lot more people are now aware of NFC. That’s great, because public interest and consumer demand are essential to NFC adoption and growth. Apple users will nowRead more »

By Koichi Tagawa, January 22, 2014 Last week I had the pleasure of participating in a panel discussion on retail payments at the National Retail Federation’s 2014 Annual Convention & EXPO in New York. It was a lively discussion thatRead more »