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Apple Pay’s halo effect evident in Subway Softcard partnership

September 17, 2014

The excitement around Apple Pay is helping to shine a new light on NFC-enabled mobile payments solution Softcard – previously known as Isis – which had been languishing, as evidenced by a new deal to support mobile payments and loyalty at Subway.

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Drizly integrates Web into its mobile-first strategy

September 12, 2014

Mobile has driven the efforts of adult-beverage delivery service Drizly, which has recently integrated Web ordering to offer a multi-screen experience.

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Budweiser tests Facebook promotions with mobile-only redemption

September 10, 2014

Anheuser-Busch is testing two Facebook promotions through which friends can buy each other a beer using the social network, redeemable only via mobile vouchers.

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Red Cross launches app for blood donors with retail rewards

September 9, 2014

The American Red Cross is launching its first mobile application for blood donations today in an effort to drive increased frequency and better communicate with its donors.

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Pizza Hut, 1800Flowers kick off NFL-themed promotions with Visa Checkout

September 5, 2014

Restaurant chain Pizza Hut and floral and gift retailer 1800Flowers are participating with Visa Checkout for its nationwide NFL campaign, offering promotions and exclusive deals to the platform’s enrollees.

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Marble Slab Creamery’s new app offers customer rewards

September 4, 2014

Marble Slab Creamery and MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream & Treatery have developed a mobile application offering coupons and customer rewards to boost client loyalty.

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Café Lou Lou takes reservations in-house with new app functions

September 4, 2014

An independent restaurant in Kentucky is using a new function on its DineTime Host iPad application that will make it easier to manage reservations and conduct follow-up messaging to guests.

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Buffalo Wild Wings launches multi-platform sports and gaming experience

September 3, 2014

Sports restaurant Buffalo Wild Wings is launching a multi-platform experience for Web and application users that incorporates fantasy sports and competitive gaming experiences.

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IHOP pits new menu items against one another in Twitter contest

August 27, 2014

Restaurant chain IHOP is hosting a contest enticing crepe lovers to try its new entrees and tweet their favorite using one of two hashtags.

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Burger King ups ante on promoting apps with smartphone offer

August 26, 2014

In a reflection of just how important young, mobile-savvy consumers are for quick-service restaurants, Burger King is offering a free Android phone to support the national launch of its mobile coupon application.

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