Posts Tagged local commerce in Canada

Local Commerce Industry Ecosystems

Local Commerce Industry Ecosystems

The following represents an array of commerce ecosystems and landscapes throughout the sector. Some represent Deal Commerce, some social networks, commerce in the US, the search and reviews industry as well. A landscape and ecosystem exclusively for the local commerce sector in Canada is presently being developed by Local Commerce Canada and will be published […]

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Local Commerce: Top 3 reasons to get consumers interested in mobile ads

Local Commerce: Top 3 reasons to get consumers interested in mobile ads

Survey after survey have found similar results. Here are the top 3 reasons why consumers engage with mobile ads. 1. Locally relevant content/ad/information. Mobile consumers are more likely to buy from a business that is within a short distance from their location. Making content relevant to the consumer’s situation, day, time of day, location helps […]

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Local Search Association

Local Search Association

The Local Search Association is the largest trade organization of print, digital, mobile and social media that help local businesses get found and selected by ready-to-buy consumers.  Association members include U.S. and international directory publishers, search engine marketers, online listings and review sites, digital advertising agencies and mobile search providers. The Association has members in 29 […]

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Message from the Publisher – Local Commerce in Canada

Message from the Publisher - Local Commerce in Canada

The Local Commerce industry around the world, not just in Canada, is going through a metamorphosis of sorts. Online and mobile technologies are changing how consumers and merchants interact, how they discover each other and how they reach a commerce transaction. Consumers, it seems, are always shopping. Or at least they are always evaluating, always […]

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Finally! The Entire Deals Ecosystem in Canada mapped; larger than realized.

Finally! The Entire Deals Ecosystem in Canada mapped; larger than realized.

Until now, no one knew how large in scope the deals industry was in Canada. The industry could not easily answer how many deal categories exist, or what categories there were beyond daily deals and coupons, who the leading deal providers are in the country per category, or who the leading coupon providers, savings portals, […]

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Local Commerce Canada

Local Commerce Canada

Local Commerce Canada is a media and advisory organization and the country’s main resource for news, research, analysis, case studies, events and general information on the ins and outs of the local commerce sector in Canada. We are a key resource for marketers, product managers, business development folks, merchants, media, investment firms wanting further insight […]

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