Articles Tagged ‘Walgreens’


Walgreens printing extended to Android users of greeting card app

February 13, 2015

Greeting card mobile application PhotoCard is appealing to Android smartphone and tablet users, offering Walgreens customers 30 percent off when they make a greeting card for Valentine’s Day and pick it up in-store.

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CVS debuts revamped app as it battles Walgreens for mhealth leadership

February 4, 2015

CVS/pharmacy is competing with Walgreens, another pioneer in the mobile health sector, by rolling out a revamped mobile application with a more user-friendly layout, text alert options for prescription pick-up and a streamlined experience in the ExtraCare rewards section, proving that pharmacies must offer in-store features on mobile to retain customer loyalty.

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Walgreens pioneers mhealth’s integration with mobile loyalty

January 8, 2015

As the mhealth space heats up, an important new frontier for retailers could be mobile loyalty integrations, a strategy Walgreens is currently pioneering.

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Macy’s is 2014 Mobile Retailer of the Year

January 5, 2015

Macy’s has been named 2014 Mobile Retailer of the Year, the highest accolade in mobile commerce and retail. The honor tops the Mobile Commerce Awards handed out each year for outstanding work that moved the mobile commerce needle for retailers, financial services firms and marketers. Here is the list of all the 2014 honorees.

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Macy’s is 2014 Mobile Retailer of the Year

January 2, 2015

Macy’s has been named 2014 Mobile Retailer of the Year, the highest accolade in mobile commerce and retail. The honor tops the Mobile Commerce Awards handed out each year for outstanding work that moved the mobile commerce needle for retailers, financial services firms and marketers. Here is the list of all the 2014 honorees.

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Top 10 mobile payment integrations from the second half of 2014

December 24, 2014

As mobile payments gain speed in the mcommerce sector, Apple Pay continues to reign supreme, followed by its Android counterparts of Google Wallet and Softcard, due to the sheer number of top brands choosing to integrate with Apple’s payment platform to drive sales.

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CVS Health boosts digital prowess with innovation lab in Boston

November 19, 2014

Drugstore chain CVS Health is expanding its digital efforts with a new innovation lab in Boston as it looks to strike a more competitive pose in mobile marketing.

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Walgreens’ new Android app exemplifies benefits of Lollipop for retailers

November 13, 2014

Walgreens stands out among retailers in leveraging the best features of Android’s new Lollipop software, such as interactive push notifications.

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Walgreens exec: NFC payments doubled following Apple Pay integration

November 5, 2014

NEW YORK – A Walgreens executive at the Mobile Women to Watch 2015 Summit discussed the drugstore chain’s mobile strategies and achievements, including seeing in-store NFC payments double after integrating with innovative partners such as Apple Pay.

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Mobile Women to Watch Summit New York Nov. 4: Walgreens, Starwood Hotels, Conde Nast, USA Today, Eli Lilly, Earth’s Best

November 4, 2014

Registration is open for the Mobile Women to Watch 2015 Summit New York on Tuesday, Nov. 4 featuring speakers from Walgreens, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, Conde Nast Entertainment, Eli Lilly, USA Today, Scripps Network, Earth’s Best and Ella’s Kitchen, RCA Records and AutoTrader.com, as well as honoring 25 women who are expected to make a difference in mobile advertising, marketing, media and commerce next year.

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