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Cabela’s to deploy SWAGG Smartphone app

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Sidney, Neb. — Firethorn Mobile, Inc.! said Friday that outdoor retailer Cabela’s will use the Swagg Smartphone application, providing shoppers with mobile access to special retail offers and customer loyalty programs.

The app includes a GPS locater, providing customers with a localized merchant list and detailed description according to their current location. It will also feature user-generated cards, in which users can add their own cards such as AAA, American Red Cross, library, and local merchants.

The app includes barcode imports with scanning capability that enables consumers to import their gift and loyalty cards by using the camera on their phones. Retail merchants include: GAP, J.C. Penney, 1-800 Flowers, Wet Seal, American Apparel, Crocs, CBS Sports, Arden B., Live Nation Merchandise, and more.

Users will also receive relevant discounts and offers from preferred merchants.

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S.Walker says:
Dec-12-2012 07:08 am

This information is worth everyone’s attention. Where can I find out more? Swimwear

S.Walker says:
Dec-12-2012 07:08 am

This information is worth everyone’s attention. Where can I find out more? Swimwear

C.Floz says:
Nov-30-2012 11:04 am

Business strategies may seem strange sometimes, but if we look deeper to what they are trying to do is that it is only for the better of the business. Take this one for example. Cabela has offered an phone application to promote their recent special offers. Now that is going out of their way. - Markus Lattner

C.Floz says:
Nov-30-2012 11:04 am

Business strategies may seem strange sometimes, but if we look deeper to what they are trying to do is that it is only for the better of the business. Take this one for example. Cabela has offered an phone application to promote their recent special offers. Now that is going out of their way. - Markus Lattner

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Dollar Tree authorizes $1.5 billion buyback

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Chesapeake, Va. — Dollar Tree said that its board has approved a $1.5 billion share repurchase program. The company said it has invested more than $1.9 billion for share repurchase since 2003, including $414.7 million in 2010 and $345.9 million in 2011, to date.

“Dollar Tree continues to demonstrate the ability to self-fund growth while generating substantial free cash,” said president and CEO Bob Sasser. “The new share repurchase authorization reflects our commitment to build value for long-term shareholders and our confidence in the future.”

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HSN takes QR to TV

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — HSN is bringing Quick Response (QR) codes to a new shopping frontier by becoming the first retailer to use them on television.

Through Oct. 10 as part of the company’s Innovation Weekend event, HSN will debutQR codes on its HD channel, which currently reaches approximately 43 million households. Customers will be able to scan the QR code of hundreds of products, the company said, giving them access the product information page on their mobile device, learn more about the product and purchase with ease.

"Innovation is an integral part of our company, whether it’s the innovative products we present or the groundbreaking ways we use on-air QR codes to engage and interact with our customers," said Jill Braff, EVP digital commerce at HSN. "Women turn to HSN’s trusted experts to educate and empower them to make informed purchases. Top electronics brands like Sony, Microsoft and Samsung recognize the power of HSN to introduce new technologies and we look forward to the products they will be debuting during our Innovation Weekend event."

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