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December 12, 2013

Customers at participating Tim Horton’s stores throughout Canada and the U.S. using BlackBerry 10 smartphones will be able to register a Tim Card on the TimmyMe mobile app and use NFC tap-to-pay technology to complete their order.

Oakville, Ontario – Customers at participating Tim Horton’s stores throughout Canada and the U.S. using BlackBerry 10 smartphones will be able to register a Tim Card on the TimmyMe mobile app and use NFC tap-to-pay technology to complete their order. Future development plans will also see this platform expanded to Android 4.4 devices.

April 2, 2012

Well.ca, the largest health, baby and beauty e-commerce retailer in Canada, has opened the first QR-code “virtual store” in North America, in Toronto.

Toronto -- Well.ca, the largest health, baby and beauty e-commerce retailer in Canada, has opened the first QR-code “virtual store” in North America, in Toronto. The temporary space is open from April 2 to April 30.

“At Well.ca our mission is to break down barriers to online shopping. We've mashed together our love of smartphones, the convenience of e-commerce and free shipping to do something no other retailer delivers,” said Ali Asaria, founder and CEO of Well.ca.

November 2, 2011

Apparel manufacturer Weatherproof will open its first Apartment 32 store on Nov. 10, in the SoHo section of Manhattan.

New York City -- Apparel manufacturer Weatherproof will open its first Apartment 32 store on Nov. 10, in the SoHo section of Manhattan. The flagship location, which will carry women’s and men’s apparel, will have an unusual “leave your Blackberry at the door” policy.

October 27, 2011

Winn-Dixie Stores said it has launched a smartphone application that will help customers manage prescriptions and locate the nearest Winn-Dixie Pharmacy with their iPhone, Android or Blackberry smartphones.

Jacksonville, Fla. -- Winn-Dixie Stores said Thursday it has launched a smartphone application that will help customers manage prescriptions and locate the nearest Winn-Dixie Pharmacy with their iPhone, Android or Blackberry smartphones.

“Using the new app will help guests view and reorder prescriptions, receive alerts when their prescription is ready, set reminders to take their medications and remind them of dosage, and even remind them to schedule a doctor’s appointment,” said Mary Kellmanson, Winn-Dixie group VP marketing.

March 18, 2011

By Martin Brewer, director of research and development at Wavelink Corp.

By Martin Brewer, mbrewer@wavelink.com

September 14, 2010

Mobile commerce solution provider Digby said that Lakeforest, Ill.-based The Popcorn Factory has teamed with...

September 14, 2010

Mobile commerce solution provider Digby said that Lakeforest, Ill.-based The Popcorn Factory has teamed with...

August 9, 2010

Wal-Mart Stores said Tuesday that its Sam’s Club warehouse stores will upgrade all of its...

July 8, 2010

Borders Group Inc. said Friday it will offer five free books, including a Dean Koontz...

July 6, 2010

American Eagle Outfitters is offering anyone who tries on a pair of jeans later this...

May 2, 2010

A BlackBerry from Wireless Giant store has opened at the Philadelphia International Airport....

March 31, 2008

Retailers are finally harnessing the power of the Web and its role in a...

November 30, 2007

Joe Barbat owes much of his success to Blockbuster’s national expansion. Barbat was working at...