Articles Tagged ‘RFID’


Still stuck on selling first-generation retail

January 26, 2012

Last week NRF in New York hosted retail folk, but it seemed as if every show vendor was hawking technology solutions to help retailers track product lifecycle from factory to sale.

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Visa takes steps to expand contactless mobile payments commercially

December 13, 2010

Visa has made mobile contactless payments available commercially for various smartphones via DeviceFidelity’s In2Pay microSD platform.

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Brookshire Grocery launches contactless mobile payments, rewards service

November 12, 2010

Brookshire Grocery Co., one of the largest regional grocery chains in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, is offering contactless mobile payments and rewards to its customers.

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Urban Outfitters exec shares vision for in-store mobile commerce

September 29, 2010

DALLAS – Urban Outfitters’ top executive said his company has big plans for using mobile to streamline the in-store purchasing experience during his Shop.org keynote address.

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Mass-market adoption of mobile contactless payments still years away: analyst

September 28, 2010

While the contactless mobile payments ecosystem is evolving quickly, it is still three-to-four years away from achieving mass-market adoption.

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How secure are mobile payments?

August 30, 2010

While mobile payments are convenient, consumers could be at risk when mistakes are made by merchants and processors or as a result of fraud.

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Shoppers want mobile tools to improve food retail: study

July 30, 2010

The integration of mobile technologies into food retailers’ in-store experiences can have an impact on purchase intent, according to a Latitude study.

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MobileNow debuts NFC parking payments platform

May 21, 2010

MobileNow launched the first near field communication technology to support contactless mobile payments for all types of metered parking.

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Will NFC live up to the hype?

April 1, 2010

A group of industry experts weighs in: Will NFC live up to the hype and help contactless mobile payments and marketing technologies such as smart posters reach the mass market?

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What payment options do retailers have for mobile sites, apps?

March 22, 2010

Mobile payments let retailers close the loop on their marketing initiatives and drive revenue via the mobile Web and applications. But what options are out there?

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