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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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.
Decking building manufacturer Azek has launched an augmented reality iPad application for an immersive 3D experience to help consumers bring their ideas to life before making a purchase.
Pizza Hut and Staples are among the merchants preparing to accept a new payment option from Visa that promises to streamline mobile checkout by digitizing consumers’ credit cards.
NEW YORK – An executive from Goodwill at Mobile Commerce Daily’s fifth annual Nonprofit Mobile Day said that because the organization has so many retail outlets, it is borrowing retail concepts such as leveraging GPS to drive consumers into its stores.
NEW YORK – An executive from Text-to-Pledge parent company Sophist at Mobile Commerce Daily’s fifth annual Nonprofit Mobile Day said that the range of mobile tools available for text-based donations has grown to the point that just about any event can be turned into a fundraiser.
EBay, Gilt and Airbnb are a few of the retailers showing their support of New York start-up Ringly’s smart ring by collaborating with the product’s mobile application.
Walgreens is piloting Google’s new virtual indoor mapping technology that delivers personalized and discoverable rewards to shoppers using augmented reality for a bricks-and-clicks experience.
Shoppers who received location-based beacon messages were 19 times more likely to interact with the advertised product than those who did not receive a beacon message, according to research from inMarket released Monday.
Priceline’s $2.6 billion deal to acquire online restaurant reservation service OpenTable is the latest example of how Internet travel services are looking for a competitive advantage as mobile bookings continue to grow.