Articles Tagged ‘Multichannel retail support’


LongHorn Steakhouse drives loyalty with mobile-enabled at-the-table offer

February 3, 2015

Darden restaurant LongHorn Steakhouse is targeting visitors through its drink coasters with a QR code and text offer that includes a free appetizer for joining the chain’s loyalty program.

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55pc of retailers say mobile’s purpose is to drive in-store sales: report

February 2, 2015

One reason why retailers are losing their intimidation of online giants such as Amazon is because so many now believe the purpose of mobile is to drive shoppers to stores, according to a recent report from RSR Research.

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Hungry Howie’s Pizza shows off mobile ordering with pizza offers

January 29, 2015

Pizza franchise Hungry Howie’s is encouraging customers to try its new multi-platform mobile ordering system with several promotions, including a free pizza when users make their first online order.

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TGI Friday’s equips servers with tablets to streamline customer experience

January 13, 2015

Restaurant chain TGI Friday’s is equipping servers with Microsoft tablets to help make the customer experience more streamlined and convenient.

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Schlotzsky’s feeds on healthy choices and mobile for New Year

January 6, 2015

Schlotzsky’s is introducing value-focused menu options in its Lotz Better campaign and rewarding its mobile application users that give the items a try.

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Etsy taps push notifications with local pilot program

December 11, 2014

Handmade and vintage goods marketplace Etsy is running a pilot program that will alert shoppers on their mobile devices when an Etsy seller they like is selling at a local event.

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Target’s mobile holiday game gives glimpse into future of retail

December 4, 2014

Target is providing a glimpse into the future of retail with a new mobile gaming offering, available in select stores and executed by Google, that bridges the retailer’s physical and digital offerings.

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Gap introduces wish lists, in-store Wi-Fi to boost holiday sales

November 21, 2014

Clothing and accessories retailer Gap has introduced an omnichannel wish list solution for shoppers to compile items and share with family members via Twitter, Facebook and email and will be hosting free Wi-Fi in stores for customers’ convenience.

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Restaurants embrace wait-list apps for added convenience

November 17, 2014

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.

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Rebecca Minkoff tosses cash registers with new connected store

November 14, 2014

Apparel and accessories brand Rebecca Minkoff has teamed with eBay to power its new tech-savvy store in New York that allows mobile connectivity and transforms the in-store shopping experience by incorporating digital components.

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