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To celebrate the holiday season, Scanbuy is giving away prizes to the top holiday scanners. Every 7 days in December, we will reward the top scanner for the time period with a $25 Amazon Gift Card. At the end of the month, the top scanner for the entire month of December will also receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card! Enter the scan contest by following these easy steps: 1) Get the latest version of the ScanLife app for iOS or Android. 2) Connect your ScanLife app with your Facebook account…
Consider a typical scenario at your local grocery store. In aisle three, a mom thinks about her child’s allergy while a father searches for a detailed list of ingredients and a millennial wonders how the product is sourced. All three are holding identical packages, yet each person needs more—and different—information in order to make a purchase decision. The key challenges for packaged goods brands striving to compete in a highly-regulated, consumer-driven environment are: 1) how to fit…
Halloween is approaching and accompanying the holiday are pumpkin picking, fall foliage, horror movies, and the kickoff of the holiday season. Why enhance mobile marketing you ask? According to eMarketer, “US retail ecommerce sales are expected to jump 16.6% during the 2017 holiday season driven by increases in mobile commerce and the intensifying online battle between large retailers and digital marketplaces.” Still not scared? Did you know that the number of individuals shopping from…
Rethinking QR Codes: How to Engage Customer Loyalty One of the concepts we demoed at the Shopper Marketing Expo in Chicago last fall Scan the code below to see it in action:
by Ben B.
What a week! In case you have yet to hear the news, Microsoft has selected Scanbuy as premier licensee of the Microsoft Tag mobile barcode technology. As licensee of the Microsoft Tag, Scanbuy will advance the technology and provide the migration path for existing and new customers who choose to continue using the Microsoft Tag format on the ScanLife platform.
by Alex from London
You walk into a retail store to buy your groceries, or products for your children, or DIY tools, or even a new swimsuit for the beach season. The retailer provides you with plenty of product information to make sure you get the best there is, from product demos and tips and tricks to reviews and discounts, all from your smartphone.
To be effective, a complete online marketing strategy needs to embrace the wireless Internet. It is no longer sufficient to think only of those folks who are able and willing to sit in front of a personal computer. Those black and white checkerboard-like patterns found in magazines and on product packages belong to a special group of bar codes that are readable by mobile Internet devices.