Tag: QR code

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Why retailers should focus on ‘bricks-and-portal’ instead of the metaverse

January 7, 2022

Via: Charged

Ever since Mark Zuckerberg’s surprising announcement that Facebook was rebranding to Meta, the “metaverse” has been the hottest topic in retail, with retailers and consumers alike becoming intrigued with the idea of virtual shopping and living. The fashion industry seems […]

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Walmart’s In-Store AR Experience Has Shoppers On the Hunt for Waffles + Mochi

July 9, 2021

Via: RIS News

Walmart has introduced a new augmented reality shopping experience in stores that encourages families to explore the aisles in search of Waffles + Mochi characters in order to unlock content. Based on the Waffles + Mochi Netflix children’s show, the […]

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Instagram rolls out QR code feature allowing shoppers to instantly link with favourite retailers’ profiles

August 19, 2020

Via: Charged

Instagram is set to launch a new QR code feature enabling customers to connect with their favourite retailers instantly. Retailers will now be able to print out their own QR codes and place them anywhere in their physical store, allowing […]


H&M tests voice-activated mirrors at NYC flagship

June 8, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

This smooth-talking tech-enabled mirror works pretty well, as an H&M employee and several customers demonstrate in the video, and it sweetens the pot with a 20% off coupon. The tech works especially well for iPhone users, who only have to […]

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Amazon speeds up warehouse visits with mobile app

November 20, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

This move is just another example of Amazon angling its way into some aspect of shipping and transportation, all while trying to improve upon the traditional model. In 2015, the company started acquiring its own truck fleet, and mid-2016, Amazon […]