Articles Tagged ‘mobile applications’


Dunkin’ Donuts’ app reaches 10M downloads as loyalty, payments ascend

November 25, 2014

In a reflection of the growing importance of mobile loyalty to quick-serve restaurants, Dunkin’ Donuts DD Perks loyalty program has signed up 2 million members while the chain’s mobile payment and gifting application has surpassed more than 10 million downloads.

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IHeartRadio joins Yo Index to push news content, contest offers

November 24, 2014

Yo mobile messaging application users can now receive notifications about opportunities to win free tickets to concerts from iHeartRadio thanks to a new partnership between the two companies.

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Stride Rite sizes up mobile with foot measuring app

November 11, 2014

Children’s shoe retailer and marketer Stride Rite has launched an iPad application that measures a child’s foot size, helping parents feel more confident about their online purchases.

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App reliability on Halloween could influence Cyber Monday sales: report

October 23, 2014

A bad experience with a retailer’s mobile application while shopping for Halloween would negatively impact the likelihood of returning on Cyber Monday for 71 percent of Americans, according to a new report from Soasta.

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Discover bumps up mobile offers for holiday shoppers

October 3, 2014

Credit card company Discover is combining its former ShopDiscover.com site and Discover Extras to launch Discover Deals, accessible on mobile Web and the Discover mobile application, to streamline the location of coupons and offers.

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IKEA blends ease-of-use with high functionality for mobile

August 1, 2014

IKEA strives to make its mobile experience as accessible to as many people as possible by focusing on ease-of-use, while at the same time layering on media-rich functionality that enhances the experience for shoppers and leverages native device functions.

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Mobile Giving exec: Mobile is a channel, not a strategy

July 16, 2014

NEW YORK – Nonprofit organization Better Business Bureau Mobile Giving Foundation’s CEO Jim Manis emphasized the reach of mobile given its multi-platform ecosystem at Mobile Commerce Daily’s fifth annual Nonprofit Mobile Day.

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Walmart ramps up mobile in-store program with Stylr app acquisition

June 18, 2014

In a reflection of Walmart’s strong focus on leveraging mobile to enhance the in-store experience, the big box retailer’s @WalmartLabs has acquired location-based shopping application Stylr.

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RetailMeNot expands beyond push strategy with sports complex partnership

April 2, 2014

Digital coupon multinational RetailMeNot has partnered with the Circuit of the Americas sports complex to test geo-fencing technology via the coupon giant’s application.

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American Eagle’s mobile app leads fashion retailers for incentivizing users

December 6, 2013

American Eagle’s mobile application was named the leader among fashion retailers in a new report from Plastic Mobile based on how it incentivizes users with mobile-exclusive promotions, features and push notifications.

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