Uber is partnering with the Sears Holdings-owned Shop Your Way program to give retail rewards points to any customer using its service, suggesting that mobile loyalty could be a fruitful avenue of exploration for ride-sharing applications.
- Carrier networks
- Fulfillment and returns
- Inventory management
- Multichannel retail support
- Social networks
- Software and technology
- Supply Chain
- Web site development
Skechers’ latest mobile effort is an application that lets users purchase shoes and other Skechers-branded merchandise from their mobile devices as well as shop products directly from a dedicated social feed of aggregated Instagram posts.
Fast-casual dining chain Pei Wei is unveiling a new mobile application that enables customers to order meals prior to arriving at a restaurant, access a bar code linked to their loyalty accounts and earn rewards points for each dollar spent.
Honda is foraying into the ride-sharing business through a new partnership with Central Texas Honda Dealers and mobile application Ride Austin, offering free rides to attendees at this year’s Austin City Limits Festival.
Mobile Minutes: BlackBerry quits smartphones; YouTube Go app; Samsung Pay’s coupons; Meerkat’s new ventureSeptember 29, 2016
Today in mobile marketing – BlackBerry stops making phones; Google announces YouTube Go, a new app for saving and sharing videos offline; Samsung brings gifts to mark Samsung Pay’s first birthday; Meerkat lives on as live group video chat app Houseparty.
Johnnie Walker’s multichannel mentorship program taps Amazon Alexa, chatbot activations – Mobile MarketerSeptember 29, 2016
Mobile Marketer today –Johnnie Walker’s multichannel mentorship program taps Amazon Alexa, chatbot activations; Burger King unpacks auto-translatable Facebook ads for World Literacy Month.
Luxury Daily today – Sentient Jet rolls out booking app behind its most successful summer; Dior showcases atelier’s women for role model discussion on Instagram.
In news announced today, Mastercard is introducing a proprietary API program that enables its partners to experiment with new technologies and interfaces, raising the innovation stakes for similar brands across the financial industry.
NEW YORK – An executive from FedEx at the MMA SM2 Innovation Summit 2016 spoke about mobile’s ability to empower brands of any size, ultimately enabling smaller companies to become multinational firms.
StubHub has rolled out its latest effort in collaboration with the National Basketball Association’s Philadelphia 76ers, integrating primary and secondary ticket sales into a mobile hub for all Sixers ticket transactions including personalization and bundled services unavailable in traditional grey market arenas.