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Jacob
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Jacob   12/12/2014 12:34:43 AM
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"I see. I usually get FedEx or UPS."

Riella, thanks. We don't have these two service providers.

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Re: Online sales through Apps
Jacob   12/12/2014 12:33:20 AM
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"Yes indeed the numbers are rising every minute. I guess people have identified the benefits of the apps and its proper usage. It really saves time rather than other factors. Anyway time = money"

Nimantha, yes you are right. convenience and ease of use are more important.

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Ariella   12/10/2014 1:31:52 PM
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@Jacob I see. I usually get FedEx or UPS.

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nimantha.d   12/10/2014 9:11:07 AM
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@jacob: Yes indeed the numbers are rising every minute. I guess people have identified the benefits of the apps and its proper usage. It really saves time rather than other factors. Anyway time = money

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Jacob   12/10/2014 4:56:54 AM
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Ken, thanks for the clarification. It seems that App usages are increasing.

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Re: Online Service Company
Jacob   12/10/2014 4:42:20 AM
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"Yes, Jacob, I saw it's still there. :( It has been reported already."

Susan, thanks.

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Jacob   12/10/2014 4:41:28 AM
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"I've been asked for signatures but never for thumb impressions. Some packages have instructions for that guarantee, but not all do. It may depend on the supplier's own policy."

Ariella, that depends up on delivery peoples. For blue dart & DSL courier they used to capture thump impression digitally.

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Re: Online sales through Apps
Ken Rankin   12/9/2014 11:22:04 AM
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Great question Jacob.  I went back into the study and for these statistics, the answer choices for smartphone and tablets included both internet browsers and mobile applications. However, another question in the survey revealed that when purchasing through a smartphone, 23% of consumer electronics shoppers purchase through a mobile app, 45% use a mobile website, and 32% use a full website. Tablet users use mobile apps even less, at only 15% preferring the apps over the mobile website or full website.  43% of respondents said the reason for not using a mobile app is that they can't get a clear or large enough image of the product, while 38% said that the product information cannot be easily viewed.  I hope this helps provide some additional "color" on the study.

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Ariella   12/9/2014 8:46:55 AM
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@Jacob I've been asked for signatures but never for thumb impressions. Some packages have instructions for that guarantee, but not all do. It may depend on the supplier's own policy.

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Re: Online Service Company
Susan Fourtané   12/9/2014 2:16:05 AM
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Yes, Jacob, I saw it's still there. :( It has been reported already.

-Susan 

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