On The Hot Seat

  • Walgreens bets on Duane Reade mobile tests

    Walgreens has begun rebranding Duane Reade stores, but it's not just the name that stands to change. Recent mobile promotions improved the drug chain's reach, drove sales and yielded impressive ROI. FierceMobileRetail spoke with Duane Reade's PR and Digital Marketing Director Calvin Peters, to find out more.

RadioShack exclusive seller of mobile solutions to US military

RadioShack and Defense Mobile have signed an agreement making the retailer the exclusive distributor of Defense's new nationwide 4G LTE mobile services.

Macy's launches a digital wallet

Macy's is getting on board digital wallets, announcing on Tuesday that shoppers would be able to use the new option to make payments in stores and online, as well as manage special offers.

Burger King now serving free smartphones

Burger King wants customers to use its new mobile app, so it's giving away Android smartphones.

Express launches mobile back-to-business campaign

While other retailers are winding down back-to-school promotions, Express is launching a back-to-business promotion that leverages mobile technology to promote menswear.

Mobile growing 3X faster than e-commerce

Mobile commerce in the United States is growing three times faster than general e-commerce, according to a quarterly e-commerce study conducted by BI Intelligence.


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