Birdzi

  • Taking Proximity Tech Beyond Promotional Offers

    … Many retailers have invested the money to install beacons in stores and deliver location-based promotions and offers to shoppers. According to the most recent report from Proxbook, more than 6.2 million beacons have currently been deployed. But once a program is successful and sales have increased as customers use more promotions, many…

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  • 6 Ways Mobile Shopping Apps Are Targeting In-Store Customers

    … are shoppers ourselves, and there are certain types of information that we would want to see. Based on that, we are able to eliminate a lot of the useless content out there.” (Nevin Jethmalani, Looq) 6. Continuing with offers after consumers move inside. “Birdzi delivers personalized offers via the app and email, including a personalized weekly…

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  • Street Culture: Birdzi Finds ‘Liberation’ in Lack of Corporate Hierarchy

    … said. “A year and a half ago when we were deploying in a new store, setting up 50 beacons would take us the better part of a day. We’ve brought that process down to 30 minutes. That was enabled by that one employee.” That employee, Ranjeet Wadhwani, works for Birdzi out of a village in India. Others are based in Boston, California, and Raman…

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  • 5 Monetization Strategies for Beacon Vendors

    … Beacon technology — and the type of customized, personalized marketing it enables — is one of the fastest growing segments of the local industry. As beacons graduate from the “experimental” phase, interest among retailers is expected to explode. In the U.S. alone, in-store retail sales influenced by beacon-triggered messages are predicted…

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  • 9 Killer Location Features for Retailer Mobile Apps

    … Forty-three percent of consumers have had a retailer’s app on their smartphone for more than a year, but despite that type of loyalty, this category of branded mobile apps still has a long way to go. Retailer apps have a reputation for being bulky and unnecessary, and for taking up space on consumers’ phones without delivering enough benefit…

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