Best of Beacons this Week: University of Texas launches a beacon app and more

  We are back with this week’s best of beacons post. In this feature, we will cover some interesting news and updates, right from the news of the University of Texas launching a beacon-enabled app to an exciting post on how airports are leveraging iBeacon technology for better perks. So, sit back and check out […]

Ebook: Retail 2016 – Proximity Marketing with Beacons

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Proximity Marketing, the granular form of location-based advertising, is now becoming the prevalent medium of communication between a brand and a consumer since it is contextually relevant, timely, beneficial, and personal. It comes as no surprise that the proximity marketing industry is growing by leaps and bounds every day. According to Q2 2016 Proxbook report […]

Best of Beacons this Week: The Regent Street beacon app yields in-store results and more

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We are back with this week’s best of beacons post. In this feature, we will cover some interesting news and updates, right from how MTR Crossrail is leveraging beacons to make an efficient rail service system to an interesting post on how beacons are fast reshaping retail spaces like the Regent Street. So, sit back […]

Creating a Beacon Campaign for your Hospital using Beaconstac

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  IoT adoption is bringing unprecedented operational efficiency to the healthcare sector in managing day-to-day clinical operations, tracking hospitalized patients, and more. Technavios, in its Global Internet of Things Market in the Healthcare Sector 2016-2020 report, predicts that the the Global Internet of Things (IoT) market in healthcare is estimated to grow at a CAGR […]

Best of Beacons this Week: Taipei Fine Arts Museum adopts Beacons and more

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We are back with this week’s best of beacons post. In this feature, we will cover some interesting news and updates, right from how Taipei Fine Arts Museum leveraged beacons to enable easy navigation to an interesting post on how beacons are fast reshaping retail marketing strategies. So, sit back and check out the latest […]

5 In-Store Trends Radically Reshaping Retail Marketing

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In-store shopping vs online shopping debate has grabbed the limelight for quite sometime in retail. And the discourse has only reinstated that the growth of e-commerce in the retail sector has not reduced the importance of brick-and-mortar stores for consumers. As confirmed by a recent TimeTrade survey, 71% of the US consumers prefer to shop […]

Creating a Beacon Campaign for your Airport using Beaconstac

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According to a report formulated by SITA, the airline industry organization, nearly 80% of airlines are planning to invest majorly in smartphone-enabled passenger services over the next three years. Almost one third of airlines worldwide have already invested in IoT programs with 38% of airlines expected to have IoT initiatives up and running in the […]

Why Retail Giants in India should invest in Wi-Fi Marketing

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According to MarketsandMarkets, the global Wi-Fi market size is expected to grow from USD 14.8 Billion in 2015 to USD 33.6 Billion by 2020 at an estimated CAGR of 17.8%, largely propelled by the increase in the usage of internet and growth in mobile data. It would come as no surprise if the size of […]

How Retail Stores can integrate Beacons with POS systems to boost sales

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Mobile proximity payments are gaining a lot of traction lately. According to a mobile proximity payments report by eMarketer, the US alone is projected to witness a growth of 201% in the total value of mobile payment transactions this year. TrendForce, a Taiwan-based analyst firm, states in a report that 2016 will see a 37.8% […]

Best of Beacons this Week: Things you need to know about Bluetooth 5 and more

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What is Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) offering you with Blutooth 5? How are retailers using high-end display technology to attract high-end customers? Our latest beacon roundup aims to answer all the above questions, plus a bit more. Dig into the content below for posts on the release of Bluetooth 5, iBeacon Marketing finally taking […]