CATEGORY: Retail


How retailers can leverage beacons to build an “Amazon Go” experience in their stores

How retailers can leverage beacons to build an “Amazon Go” experience in their stores

The retail giant Amazon opened a new convenience store to the public on Jan 22nd, 2018 – “Amazon Go”. The grab-and-go store enables a shopping experience like no other – including no checkout lines. This 1,800-square foot mini-market is packed with food and technology – computer vision, proximity sensors and an array of cameras. Watch […]

Transforming bank and retail experiences using proximity marketing at ATM locations

Transforming bank and retail experiences using proximity marketing at ATM locations

ATMs have evolved significantly from their invention (nearly 50 years ago) and early developments. Originally brought in to reduce congestion in branches and to prevent banks from having to extend their opening hours in order to serve a large number of customers, the number of locations at which ATMs have been installed, in the last […]

6 Retail marketing strategies you should try in 2018

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Show of hands: Who else is tired of the term “retail apocalypse”? News of retail store closures filled the headlines in 2017. And the reasons were obvious – It’s really frustrating when sales go down or when you’re just not getting enough foot traffic. Marketing a retail storefront, when you have a host of online […]

Creating an Eddystone Campaign to Retarget Your Retail Customers using Facebook Pixel

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While most marketers connect beacons with in-store coupons or notifications, retargeting is quickly emerging as a compelling use case in the the proximity marketing space. According to Proxbook’s Q4 2016 report, at a growth rate between 14-15% throughout the year, driving advertising campaigns through online retargeting was one of the primary value-adding factors last year. […]

How Beaconstac can Help you Nail Retail Analytics using iBeacon Tech

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If you are someone who has been following beacons and the recent Forbes articles, you would notice that they have outrightly talked about beacons as a trend that will be dead in 2017. However, many proximity marketing experts think otherwise. For starters, one of the reasons why beacons are predicted to see a fall in […]