Wholesale retailer Sam’s Club is entering the hospitality sector and attempting to compete with travel mobile applications by offering its members a free Sam’s Club Travel app that includes savings on hotels, vacation homes, cars and other activities as well as in-app booking capabilities.
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Financial corporation BB&T’s new mobile application CashManager OnLine for commercial and corporate clients will enable them to work outside their offices and lend more flexibility for managing accounts while on the go.
Mobile applications such as The List are lending convenience to customers met with long wait times at restaurants with updates via text message when their table is ready.
Outdoor gear and apparel retailer REI is offering an optimized shopping and product research experience with its new iPad application that also features updates to the REI Snow Report tool.
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.
Dunkin’ Donuts celebrated the two-year anniversary of its mobile application recently with a two-day sweepstakes that was promoted on Twitter.
Today, 40 percent of Walgreens’ digital print orders come from mobile devices, pointing to how the chain has quickly ramped up its photo-editing and ordering capabilities over the past couple of years in response to the significant role smartphones play in how consumers take and store photos.
BJ’s restaurants recently launched a mobile application that places features and services directly in the hands of guests so they can improve their own dining experience.
The pedestrian store receipt gets a significant mobile makeover in Walmart’s hands thanks to a new platform currently rolling out in stores that is designed to help customers store digital receipts on their Walmart applications and interact with the content in a variety of ways, including to build shopping lists.
Walgreens’ Duane Reade drugstore chain has updated its iPhone application with a focus on enhancing the in-store experience via digital and social content, including a 10-store iBeacon test and instant Instagram prints.