January 29, 2015

The Joint Industry Coupon Committee on Thursday urged retailers to prepare for the retirement of UPC Prefix 5 barcodes from manufacturer coupons.

January 27, 2015

Savings.com has launched Favado 2.0, a redesigned version of the grocery community savings app.

January 23, 2015

Mobile is increasingly influencing all stages along the shopper’s path-to-purchase for CPG items.

January 20, 2015

Canadian bookstore chain Indigo Books and Music Inc. has enhanced its implementation of XCCommerce’s Promotion Solution Suite across all its channels by rolling out the Central Coupon Module.

January 20, 2015

To ensure coupon redemption, retailers may want to take a mobile approach.

January 15, 2015

Consumers enjoyed a very discounted holiday season. According to a new survey from Alliance Data Retail Services, there was a 12% increase in the number of consumers saving on holiday purchases using rewards, discount offers and coupons.

January 8, 2015

Target Corp. enjoyed many digital returns during the 2014 holiday season, as the retailer broke seasonal digital sales records.

December 23, 2014

With the holiday shopping season officially in full swing, many retailers are facing the challenge of reaching consumers during this traditionally noisy time of year.  

December 22, 2014

Checking the Yellow Pages for various types of information is a time-honored tradition, but now consumers can use the mobile version to find products. 

December 9, 2014

The holiday season is a time of family, food, and frenzied shopping. Consumers are bombarded by messages, promotions, discounts, and offers, and retailers have to be smart about how they reach out to their customers. 

December 4, 2014

Hoping to boost its holiday mobile traffic, J.C.Penney has enhanced its digital presence, including an all-new JCPenney iPhone app. 

December 3, 2014

Ever wonder what to do with all those unused loyalty points you probably have floating around?

December 2, 2014

Staples Inc. aims to make shipping both cheaper and easier for frazzled shoppers this holiday season.

November 26, 2014

Meijer is offering a 20% coupon on Monday, Dec. 1, which it is calling “Digital Monday,” through its mPerks digital loyalty program.

November 24, 2014

Online coupon/deals site Savings.com, is launching the PriceJump mobile application for iOS.

November 21, 2014

Retailers – take a step back from Black Friday weekend this year. 

November 17, 2014

All Dollar General stores now accept American Express cards as a form of payment. Dollar General operates more than 11,500 locations in 40 states. 

November 13, 2014

When asked which Cyber Monday offers they will take advantage of, 70% of consumers said deals.

November 5, 2014

A majority (54%) of shoppers said they would shop both online and in-store this holiday season, according to a survey by Retale, a location-based mobile platform.

November 4, 2014

Mobile technology is increasingly being used in all areas of the enterprise to create a truly seamless customer experience that starts in the back office and extends across all touchpoints. Samuel Mueller, CEO of Scandit, developer of a software-based barcode scanning solution and suite of mobile apps, recently discussed with Chain Store Age how mobile solutions are affecting every part of the retail enterprise.

October 29, 2014

It is clear that mobile has an essential role in omnichannel retail, serving as the bridge between in-store and online with shoppers using their devices for product research both in and out of the store, to store and manage points, coupons and gift cards, and increasingly, to make purchases.

October 24, 2014

Consumers have embraced the use of mobile devices for shopping, but are less than fully satisfied with the current mobile retail experience. 

October 22, 2014

More than half of U.S. consumers plan to make at least some of their holiday purchases online this year.

October 17, 2014

Simon malls will feature the Ziploop mobile shopping app during the 2014 holiday season.