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Carrefour Romania is Officially Using iBeacon Technology


Apple’s iBeacon Technology starts to be something friendly for retailers. They been using iBeacon technology for customers engagement or draw customers in stores. The largest retailers in Europe, Carrefour, has announced to support this technology by installing iBeacon into 28 of their stores in Romania. Carrefour, the French retailer, is ...

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Retailers Strategy in Customer Engagement

Internet of Things

Armed with their digital devices, consumers are increasingly curating, or customizing, their own shopping experiences. This new way of shopping means customers are expecting — and even demanding— deeper interaction with stores and brands. It also means that retailers must quickly adjust to this shifting landscape to meet customer expectations ...

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Mobile Payment is Coming This Year


Mobile money providers are providing products that go beyond simple peer-to-peer payments and retail. Farmers in Zimbabwe can insure their crops against drought or excessive rainfall through EcoFarmer, an insurance service offered by Econet Zimbabwe, which lets them pay back the $10 premium for the season using EcoCash Mobile Money. ...

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Way of Retailers Engaging Their Customers With iBeacon


Retailers find it extremely essential to activate stores in specific locations. With the transition from a pilot testing phase to deployment of the ‘iBeacon technology’, we can see retailers engaging with customers on another level. iBeacons are a tiny devices that retailers mount on the ceilings or walls of an ...

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The Beacon Benefit for Retailers

Unacast; track your visitors in your store.

Beacons are a low-cost piece of hardware — small enough to attach to a wall or countertop — that use battery-friendly, low-energy Bluetooth connections to transmit messages or prompts directly to a smartphone or tablet.” Business Insider. How does it work? Shoppers need to have downloaded your app (or a third ...

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Compete With Online Shopping, Retails Using Technology


Shopping in Stores and all the services are still favourite for people. Yet Online shopping is another alternative for people to get their shopping done effectively. There’s still a huge advantage to shopping in store and experiencing the human touch. Dealing with a well informed and helpful salesperson, seeing and touching ...

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