Augmented Reality Used in Lowe’s In-Store Navigation App

MOORESVILLE, N.C., 2017-Mar-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lowe’s announced today (March 23, 2017) the launch of its Lowe’s Vision: In-Store Navigation app, the first retail application of indoor mapping using augmented reality. Leveraging Google’s augmented reality technology Tango, the app is designed to simplify the home improvement shopping experience. Beginning in April, customers visiting stores […]

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Chipotle and Discovery Education Launch Television Series about Good Food Choices on iTunes

Chipotle and Discovery Education Launch Television Series about Good Food Choices on iTunes   Available exclusively on iTunes and in partnership with Discovery Education, the original series highlights ways for parents and kids to make good food choices DENVER, 2017-Mar-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today (Mar. 22, 2017) released “RAD Lands,” […]

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Diebold Nixdorf partners with Swedish software company Datema Retail for mobile self-scanning solutions

UTRECHT, Netherlands and SOLNA, Sweden, 2017-Mar-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD) has formed a strategic partnership with Swedish software company Datema Retail for mobile self-scanning solutions as part of its strategy to drive connected commerce in the retail market. With the mobile self-scanning solutions of Datema Retail, Diebold Nixdorf is adding a […]

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BLINGBY ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH BRITISH POP DUO OMYO

BLINGBY TURNS BAND’S MUSIC VIDEOS INTO UNIQUE SHOPPING EXPERIENCES; OMYO THE FIRST BAND TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ‘BLINGBY LIVE’ NEW YORK, 2017-Mar-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Blingby has today announced a cutting-edge partnership with emerging British pop act OMYO, which sees its patented advertising technology turn the band’s music videos, concerts and more into […]

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Starbucks Launches New Digital Platform to Hong Kong and India

Starbucks Launches New Digital Platform to Hong Kong and India   Seattle, 2017-Mar-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Starbucks offers the largest and most robust mobile ecosystem of any retailer in the world, with more than 12 million Starbucks Rewards™ members, eight million mobile paying customers with one out of three now using Mobile Order […]

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ShopChat Launches World’s 1st Shopping Keyboard; Rakuten Funding

ShopChat Launches World’s First Shopping Keyboard & Raises Funding from Rakuten ShopChat attracts 100,000 beta users by combining two of the most popular mobile activities,chatting and shopping, into a new chat commerce platform, an alternative to struggling shopping bots SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., 2017-Mar-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Message commerce startup ShopChat today emerged from […]

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Japan’s component supplier Ibiden commits to 100 percent renewable energy for all of its Apple manufacturing

Japan’s component supplier Ibiden commits to 100 percent renewable energy for all of its Apple manufacturing   Ibiden Commits to 100 Percent Renewable Energy for Apple Production Cupertino, California, 2017-Mar-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Component supplier Ibiden is the first company in Japan to pledge it will power all of its Apple manufacturing with […]

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eBay and Snupps partner to let Snupps users sell their belongings to eBay’s global community

eBay and Snupps partner to let Snupps users sell their belongings to eBay’s global community   New feature announced just in time for Spring Cleaning, allowing engaged Snupps enthusiasts to list their stuff for sale on eBay. San Jose, California, 2017-Feb-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — According to a recent survey from eBay, three in five […]

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Veel voordeel voor klanten met nieuwe AH to go app

Veel voordeel voor klanten met nieuwe AH to go app   Zaandam, Netherlands, 2017-Feb-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — AH to go staat voor lekker en goed eten voor onderweg. En dat wordt nu extra aantrekkelijk met de introductie van de AH to go app: een app waarmee klanten op elk moment van de dag […]

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Starbucks launches “用星说” (Say it with Starbucks) social gifting feature on Weixin, in China

Starbucks launches “用星说” (Say it with Starbucks) social gifting feature on Weixin, in China   “用星说” (Say it with Starbucks), a new social gifting feature on Weixin, fosters deeper human connections through the instant delivery of gratitude and love with the gift of Starbucks SHANGHAI, 2017-Feb-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ: SBUX) […]

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Dunkin’ Donuts celebrates the season of love with full schedule of social programming

Dunkin’ Donuts celebrates the season of love with full schedule of social programming   CANTON, MA, 2017-Feb-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dunkin’ Donuts is helping fans celebrate the season of love with a full schedule of social programming around Valentine’s Day, featuring a chance to win a year’s worth of coffee and donuts with a […]

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Dubai Airports extends NCR Wayfinding software accessibility to mobile devices to further improve passenger journey

Passengers can now easily navigate Dubai Airports using their mobile devices Duluth, GA, 2017-Feb-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dubai Airports has embraced omni-channel technology solutions from NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) to further improve the customer journey through Dubai International and Dubai World Central airports (DXB) by extending its NCR Wayfinding software, available today (February 6, […]

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$2 off Polar Pizza through Baskin Robbins mobile app until February 7

$2 off Polar Pizza through Baskin Robbins mobile app until February 7   CANTON, Mass., 2017-Feb-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — With the “Big Game” set to kick-off in just a few days, it’s time to start thinking about what you’ll be serving at your game day party. Decorations and sports jerseys are important, but let’s […]

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Currys PC World announces promotional price campaigns

London, 2017-Feb-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — TODAY (01 Feb 2017), Wednesday 1st February, Currys PC World announces the launch of its UK’s Lowest Price campaign – a guarantee to be the UK’s lowest price on at least one key big-brand product each week in the run up to Easter – giving customers great value […]

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Retailers to focus on mobile phone initiatives to enhance customer experience in 2017

WASHINGTON, 2017-Feb-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amid a seismic shift in how U.S. consumers shop, retailers are vying for time on their customers’ screens across all their devices — before, during and after a purchase. That is according to The State of Retailing Online 2017: Key Metrics, Business Objectives and Mobile report, released today […]

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Starbucks launches voice ordering capabilities within Starbucks mobile iOS app and Amazon Alexa platform

Starbucks launches voice ordering capabilities within Starbucks mobile iOS app and Amazon Alexa platform   Seattle, 2017-Jan-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (January 30), Starbucks is taking the next step toward evolving the digital customer experience by launching voice ordering capabilities within the Starbucks mobile iOS app and the popular Amazon Alexa platform. These features are […]

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Chipotle launches ‘Cado Crusher’ online game where players get a chance to win free chips and guac

DENVER, 2017-Jan-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) in partnership with Avocados From Mexico announced today (Jan. 24, 2017) a new online game called ‘Cado Crusher, where users have three rounds to smash and combine ingredients to make their own version of Chipotle’s delicious guacamole. Players are rewarded with a mobile […]

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Dixons Carphone plc releases Christmas 2016/17 Trading and Management Update

London, 2017-Jan-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Trading update (10 weeks ended 7 January 2017) Q3 2016/17 revenue Year-on-year Sterling Year-on-year local currency Like-for-like1 UK & Ireland 4% 3% 6% Nordics 15% 1% (1)% Southern Europe 24% 6% 5% CWS 38% 34% n/a Group 8% 3% 4% 1 Like-for-like revenues are calculated based on Headline […]

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Carphone Warehouse’s 4G mobile network iD Mobile reaches 500,000 contract customers

iD Mobile sees accelerated growth since May 2015 launch – the fastest growing MVNO ever on postpay London, 2017-Jan-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — iD Mobile, the 4G mobile network from Carphone Warehouse, has reached a customer base of 500,000 contract customers since the service launched in May 2015. Accelerated recent growth has seen iD […]

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Apple announces major updates to its music creation apps

  Apple announces major updates to its music creation apps   Cupertino, California, 2017-Jan-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Apple today (JANUARY 18, 2017) announced major updates to its music creation apps with exciting new features for music makers of all levels on iPhone, iPad and Mac. GarageBand for iOS 2.2 now features the powerful creative […]

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MagnifyMoney: eight of the top 10 mobile banking apps are powered by NCR’s Digital Banking solutions portfolio

NCR’s Digital Banking customers in the US represent eight of 2016’s Top 10 mobile banking apps, including the best overall, Eastman Credit Union DULUTH, Ga., 2017-Jan-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today( January 18, 2016) announced that eight of the top 10 mobile banking apps are […]

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Kurt Salmon, part of Accenture Strategy, and NRF launch 2017 Store Tours app showcasing some of the most innovative retail stores in New York

NRF 2017 Store Tours app provides NRF Retail’s BIG Show attendees with unique look at New York retail stores NEW YORK, 2017-Jan-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kurt Salmon, part of Accenture Strategy, and the National Retail Federation (NRF) today (JANUARY 15, 2017) launched a new app that showcases some of the most innovative retail stores […]

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The RideConnected motorcycle communication App now available for free in the iTunes and Google Play Stores

IRVINE, Calif., 2017-Jan-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sena Technologies, Inc., the global leader in Bluetooth innovation for the motorsports, action sports and outdoor sports lifestyles, has announced today the release of the RideConnected App. The RideConnected App for motorcycle riding will connect multiple riders across the globe through their Sena Bluetooth headsets. Riders may now […]

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App Store announces its busiest single day ever on New Year’s Day

$240 million in customer purchases makes January 1, 2017 the App Store’s busiest day ever App developers earned $20 billion in 2016 — up 40 percent from 2015 Cupertino, California, 2017-Jan-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Apple today (JANUARY 5, 2017) announced that the App Store welcomed 2017 with its busiest single day ever on New […]

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Currys PC World sets new Boxing Day sales record

Over 264,000 visitors to the Currys PC World websites on Boxing Day morning between 09:00 – 10:00 Boxing Day sales on mobile devices up 7% YOY LONDON, 2016-Dec-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — Boxing Day shoppers have set a new record at Currys PC World, with savvy bargain hunters taking to their mobile device to take […]

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Louis Vuitton City Guide included on the Apple App Store’s “Best of 2016” list

Louis Vuitton City Guide included on the Apple App Store’s “Best of 2016” list   Paris, 2016-Dec-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Louis Vuitton City Guide, which brings travelers an interactive experience as they explore the world’s most fascinating cities, has been included on the Apple App Store’s “Best of 2016” list. This prestigious recognition […]

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Apple AirPods now available to order online from Apple.com

New Wireless Headphones Available Online Today and in Stores Beginning Next Week Cupertino, CA, 2016-Dec-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Apple today (DECEMBER 13, 2016) announced AirPods are available to order online now from Apple.com and will start delivering to customers and arriving at Apple Stores, Apple Authorized Resellers and select carriers next week. AirPods […]

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Starbucks and Tencent to co-create a new social gifting feature on WeChat

Starbucks and Tencent to co-create a new social gifting feature on WeChat   Companies to co-create a social gifting feature early next year aimed at fostering human connections through the instant delivery of gratitude and love with Starbucks gifts Partnership extends WeChat Pay across Starbucks stores in Mainland China beginning December 8 SEATTLE, SHANGHAI & […]

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Carphone Warehouse: iD Mobile launches new range of great value 4G SIM only Pay-as-you-go plans

Brand new great value Pay-as-you-go bundles from just £5  Low out-of-bundle charges, and incredibly low international rates Pay-as-you-go joins iD’s popular Pay monthly plan options London, 2016-Dec-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — iD Mobile, the 4G mobile network from Carphone Warehouse, has announced its entry in the Pay-as-you-go market, bringing more choice to its customers. Today […]

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Der Coop-Metzger liefert zu den Kunden nach Hause

Coop@home eröffnet erste Online-Metzgerei des Schweizer Detailhandels BASEL, SWITZERLAND, 2016-Dec-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Coop@home hat heute die erste Online-Metzgerei des Schweizer Detailhandels eröffnet. Unter www.coopathome.ch können Kundinnen und Kunden nach individuellen Wünschen ihr Fleisch zuschneiden lassen, genauso wie in ihrer Coop-Metzgerei. Der grosse Unterschied: Das Fleisch wird direkt nach Hause an die Türe geliefert. […]

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