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June 27, 2012

A growing number of shoppers are using their smartphones to help them make in-store purchases.

NEW YORK — A growing number of shoppers are using their smartphones to help them make in-store purchases. According to new Deloitte research, smartphones currently influence 5.1% of annual retail store sales, translating into $159 billion in forecasted sales for 2012, according to new Deloitte research. 

Deloitte arrived at its 5.1% figure by examining in-store sales driven by consumers' store-related smartphone activity such as product research, price comparison or other mobile application use.

February 3, 2012

Increasing smartphone and tablet penetration rates ensure mobile devices will figure more prominently into brands’ customer engagement strategies going forward.

Increasing smartphone and tablet penetration rates ensure mobile devices will figure more prominently into brands’ customer engagement strategies going forward. That’s old news. For some fresh thinking on the subject, click here to see what Jeff Weidauer, VP marketing and strategy at Little Rock, Ark.-based Vestcom International has to say on the subject. 

 

 

November 3, 2011

Toys“R”Us is looking to become a bigger player in the consumer electronics space by announcing the expansion of key categories and dedicated store space.

WAYNE, N.J. — Toys“R”Us is looking to become a bigger player in the consumer electronics space by announcing the expansion of key categories and dedicated store space.

October 27, 2011

Winn-Dixie is looking to help pharmacy customers better manage their prescriptions by introducing a new mobile application for iPhone, Android or Blackberry smartphones.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Winn-Dixie is looking to help pharmacy customers better manage their prescriptions by introducing a new mobile application for iPhone, Android or Blackberry smartphones.

March 2, 2011

3M Touch Systems Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M, has announced the availability of its 3M Smart Pen.

HANOVER, Germany -- 3M Touch Systems Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of 3M, has announced the availability of its 3M Smart Pen. According to the company this uniquely designed input device can be used with popular capacitive touchscreen devices, including the Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

December 5, 2010

Best Buy has announced the exclusive North American launch of the new Nexus S smartphone,...

November 7, 2010

Sam's Club announced the launch of its new smartphone app, which can be downloaded for...