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Boozt launches Live Video Shopping at Stockholm Fashion Week

STOCKHOLM, Feb. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Boozt, the leading Nordic fashion and lifestyle e-commerce tech company, makes the first move to integrate Live Video Shopping powered by Swedish mobile live streaming technology partner Bambuser at Stockholm Fashion Week 9 – 11 February.

As a strategic partner of Stockholm Fashion Week (SFW), Boozt is the first e-commerce retailer to hold a live video shopping event as part of the fashion week schedule.  The Boozt Watch & Shop will be a daily event featuring highlights from the SFW schedule, allowing users to engage in an interactive shopping experience in real-time within the video broadcast.

“We continue to invest in cutting-edge technology designed to elevate the shopping experience for our more than 2 million customers. By introducing the “Boozt Watch & Shop” live video shopping events we want to invite our community to connect with the fashion industry – engaging everyone around

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Baby boomers are buying into online shopping

Early in the pandemic, armed with step-by-step instructions, Joseph Clay committed to buying absolutely everything online.

Texas toast, blueberry waffles and diet root beer are repeat orders, spliced with the occasional addition: skull-shaped bookends, slippers for his partner and one overnight purchase to placate an aching tooth. He gladly shelled out $17.21 for a tube of Anbesol, an over-the-counter pain relieving gel, which Amazon got to him before dawn.

“My youngest daughter shops online constantly, so I called her up and said, ‘Hey, this online shopping thing — how does it work?'” said Clay, 60, a retired engineer in Nashville. “She gave me a quick rundown, and it just blew me out of the water.”

The coronavirus pandemic has reshaped habits and behaviors of even the most resolute shoppers as social distancing became a key line of defense against infection. But one of the most significant and unexpected shifts, experts

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CES 2021 Panel: Future Of Contactless Shopping

Consumers and retailers adopting contactless shopping tech

CES 2021 Contactless Shopping panel: (left) Laura Heller, Director Editorial Content & Communications, Publicis Health Media, and Peter Peng, founder and CEO, Jetson AI

Since the beginning of shopping time, retailers have continually admonished shoppers to “look, don’t touch.” In the age of COVID, consumers are now actively avoiding unnecessary touching goods in stores themselves.

But, Laura Heller, editorial content and communications director for Publicis Health Media and moderator of the CES 2021 “Future of Contactless Shopping conference,” noted that the acceleration of contactless shopping isn’t new or a reaction to COVID. “Contactless shopping has been trending for several years. These types of solutions are being embraced by retailers across the board, and mobile technologies are making contactless experiences for a time when contact can be dangerous, but they also promise

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WhatsApp introduces carts, business catalogs for faster shopping

WhatsApp introduced a new shopping tool in its platform, adding carts for users to shop from businesses through direct messages.   



graphical user interface, application: With carts, customers can browse a catalog, select multiple products and send the order as one message to a business.


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With carts, customers can browse a catalog, select multiple products and send the order as one message to a business.

With carts, customers can browse a catalog, select multiple products and send the order as one message to a business.

The new feature adds a shopping button, which looks like a storefront icon, to access a business catalog.

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When visiting a business catalog, WhatsApp users can click on the “Message a Business” button to start a conversation or use the “Add to Cart” option to place an order with the business.

Once a customer has updated their cart, they can send it to the seller as a WhatsApp message. After sending the

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