CATEGORY: Retail


Do you have a brand app? Use NearBee SDK to run proximity marketing campaigns

Use NearBee SDK to run your proximity marketing campaigns

Proximity marketing as a form of marketing has been around for decades but has remained confined to just bringing people to stores. However, with Bluetooth beacons not only can brands bring more people to the store, but also engage with customers inside the store. Related: Using beacons to improve the consumer experience Think of Bluetooth […]

Holiday marketing trends with beacons: Forecasts and predictions

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Although the holiday season doesn’t start till the end of November, shopping for the holiday season is already in full force. In a study by Bazaarvoice, 2 types of shoppers were identified – planners and spontaneous shoppers. 59% of shoppers – the planners – start shopping 42 days before the holiday season even starts leaving […]

Billboard and OOH Advertising: Can Beacon Technology breathe new life into it?

Can Beacon Technology breathe new life into Billboard and Outdoor Advertising?

Billboard and OOH advertising have thrived where TV and newspaper ads have failed. 98% of the population sees at least one billboard advertisement every week. 71% of consumers often look at the message on the billboards. Outdoor advertising is still growing (2.9% in 2018) but compare that to Facebook wherein Facebook ads alone reported a […]

A definitive guide to beacon proximity marketing in car dealerships

A definitive guide to beacon proximity marketing in car dealerships

  Beacons have proven their worth in a lot of verticals like real estate, retail, hotels among many others. So, can beacons be used in car dealerships as well? Yes. Beacons are revolutionizing the way customers buy cars and engage with salespersons at dealerships. Let’s explore some of the ways beacons have broken the norm. […]

PWAs and beacons: A powerful retail mobile marketing strategy

PWAs and beacons: A powerful retail mobile marketing strategy

The mobile app has seen a tremendous change in the way users interact with it. Since its inception in 1994, apps have gone through a massive overhaul. There are apps to book flights, measure distances and even help you get fit. Apps, when tied to BLE beacons, can also help retailers drive sales and increase […]