NEW YORK – A Walgreens executive at the Mcommerce Summit: State of Mobile Commerce 2016 emphasized the importance of omnichannel experiences, as customers who interact with the retailer through multiple touch points are up to six times more valuable than those who just visit bricks-and-mortar locations.
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Walgreens’ latest update to its iOS application includes 3D Touch and Touch ID integrations as well as the ability to search certain keywords from the Web to directly access specific in-app features.
PALM DESERT, CA – A Williams-Sonoma executive at eTail West 2016 claimed that the proliferation of buy buttons will force retailers to adapt their omnichannel initiatives in a bid to follow along with customers throughout the purchasing funnel.
Retailers such as Victoria’s Secret, Etsy, CVS and Walgreens are taking to social media in an attempt to squeeze out the most profits from holidays with posts assisting users with last-minute gift ideas and driving traffic to their online stores.
Walgreens is bringing its suite of telehealth services to mobile users in 20 new states as part of a significant expansion, in addition to rolling out the loyalty-boosted Walgreens Connect application for measuring glucose and blood pressure levels.
Walgreens is streamlining the in-store checkout process by becoming the first to intertwine Apple Pay with its loyalty program, enabling customers to scan only once to pay and receive rewards.
Walgreens, Express and Target are paving the way in serving mobile and social experiences that boost sales and innovate within the commerce field.
Walgreens anticipates customers’ needs in the first redesign of its mobile application in several years, using widgets to bring forward contextual, timely messages on the home screen so users can get in and out as quickly as possible.
Starbucks, Domino’s and Macy’s are paving the way in bringing mobile into real-world retail experiences, furthering the integration between the digital space and bricks-and-mortar while bringing mobile ordering and payments to the forefront.
Walgreens is expanding a telehealth pilot that launched late last year on smartphones, bringing it to additional locations as well as adding desktop and tablet functionality.