Target Launches Beacon Test In 50 Stores, With Expanded Rollout Later This Year

Target Launches Beacon Test In 50 Stores, With Expanded Rollout Later This Year

By Sarah Perez Target, the second largest general merchandise retailer in the U.S., announced this morning that it will start testing beacon technology in 50 of its stores nationwide. With beacon technology, the company says it will be able to send information about deals as well as recommendations directly to consumers’ smartphones, provided they opt in to receive these alerts. Initially, the… Read More

…read more

Via: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Techcrunch/~3/yH-vvayp38I/

About author

You might also like

Technology 0 Comments

Digital Government Is The New Social Network

By Stephen Goldsmith Recently, New York and Chicago, each a leader in two important municipal reforms — the open data movement and centralized (311) call centers — released requests asking

Technology 0 Comments

SlimPay Grabs $16.6 Million To Build The Definitive Recurring Payment Solution

By Romain Dillet French startup SlimPay just raised $16.6 million (€15 million) from Prime Ventures for its payment processing solution. SlimPay is all about making recurring payments in Europe as

Technology 0 Comments

Cities As Platforms

By Gerard Grech Take a look at the last decade’s fastest-growing companies. You’ll notice they have one thing in common: They’re all platforms.YouTube was not the first video-hosting site, but