Retail Sectors


Visa bolsters tokenization to calm security concerns around mobile payments

July 25, 2014

With recent surveys showing that security concerns are one of the biggest holdups in mobile payments adoption, Visa is hoping a soon-to-be released tokenization service will resonate with both consumers and merchants.

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Mobile Marketing Summit New York Sept. 10: NYT, Amazon’s Zappos, Beyond the Rack, GameStop, Bloomberg, Pandora

July 25, 2014

Registration is open for the fifth annual Mobile Marketing Summit: Holiday Focus 2014 New York conference Wednesday, Sept. 10 featuring speakers from Amazon’s Zappos, Beyond the Rack, GameStop, New York Times, Bloomberg, Pandora, DigitasLBi and LivingSocial. Must-attend New York event for brands, marketers, retailers, agencies and publishers.

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Jamba Juice’s mobile efforts garner 1M transactions, 1M loyalty sign-ups

July 25, 2014

In mere months, health and wellness brand Jamba Juice has seen 1 million transactions through an Isis mobile wallet giveaway promotion and 1 million more mobile subscribers to its loyalty rewards program.

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Red Chapter Clothing’s POS platform allows for integrations, future support

July 25, 2014

Fashion brand Red Chapter Clothing has integrated a new source for its point-of-sale platform on iPad for a flexible, a la carte system to flow alongside the business’s growth.

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Aeropostale teases AeroNow rebranding with social, text campaigns

July 24, 2014

Fashion retailer Aeropostale is using social and mobile messaging to build anticipation for the upcoming reveal of its new rebranding initiative on July 28, including a text campaign inviting customers in-store and hashtag promotions.

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Mobile Marketing Summit New York Sept. 10: NYT, Amazon’s Zappos, Beyond the Rack, GameStop, Bloomberg, Pandora

July 24, 2014

Registration is open for the fifth annual Mobile Marketing Summit: Holiday Focus 2014 New York conference Wednesday, Sept. 10 featuring speakers from Amazon’s Zappos, Beyond the Rack, GameStop, New York Times, Bloomberg, Pandora, DigitasLBi and LivingSocial. Must-attend New York event for brands, marketers, retailers, agencies and publishers.

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Office Depot supplies augmented reality experience to increase basket size

July 24, 2014

Office Depot is revisiting the enhanced experience granted by augmented reality with a new back-to-school promotion that integrates bricks-and-mortar stores with an omnichannel shopping experience that taps the growing, loyal fan base of rock band R5.

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Cumberland Farms lures business fleets with mobile fuel payments

July 24, 2014

Convenience-store retailer Cumberland Farms has extended a version of its mobile-payment system with added perks for businesses to use in managing costs for their vehicle fleets.

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Apple Passbook used more frequently than other digital wallets: report

July 23, 2014

New research being released today reveals that, among digital wallet users, Apple’s Passbook is used more frequently than PayPal or Google Wallet, pointing to the significant potential a more complete wallet offering from Apple would have.

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Chuck E. Cheese’s Skate Universe app continues entertainment at home

July 23, 2014

Family entertainment center chain Chuck E. Cheese’s new gaming mobile application Skate Universe enables users to collect tickets and redeem them in-store, integrating its mobile and in-store experience.

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