Mobile commerce is gaining momentum as the number of consumers researching and buying on their mobile devices continues to grow. As of 2015, nearly one-third of all eCommerce sales stem from mobile, a trend driven by bigger screens, improved mobile search, and smoother buying experiences.
The IRCE (Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition) 10th annual event, held in Chicago is the biggest of its kind. Hosting hundreds of presenters who showcased all aspects of online retail, Ecommerce and merchant solutions, IRCE 2014 has provided the visitors with a glance of state of the art products in just about every field in the industry. There were a number of threads and themes during the convention, especially the whirlwinds of change that mobile commerce has brought into play.