10 Things To Know About Online To Offline Marketing This Week

All the location news this week, from Birchbox at Retail Week Live to Mark Cannon on Mobile World Congress.

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5. Zebra Technologies: 70 Percent Of Retailers To Invest In IoT Technologies In 2017

And 90 percent will spend on installing in-store mobile devices and tablets to speed checkout and increase purchase options, according to Zebra’s 2017 Retail Vision study.

4. Birchbox CEO Katia Beauchamp: We Can Provide A Better Experience By Adding Physical Stores

The online beauty giant recently opened its first store in New York. At Retail Week, CEO and co-founder Katia Beauchamp explained why.

3. AOL’s Mark Connon On Geo-Data As The Hot Topic At Mobile World Congress

As the AOL Platforms Global Chief Mobile Officer reflects on this past year’s Mobile World Congress, he sees a greater role for geo-data.

2. The Home Depot, Applebee’s Adopt xAd Cost-Per-Visit Ads

xAd’s online-to-offline performance ads are being validated by location attribution platform Placed.

1. A Quarter Of Global Marketing Budgets To Be Devoted To Location

Meanwhile, over 50 percent of companies are currently using location-based data to target their customers, The LBMA said at its Retail Loco event at SxSW this weekend.

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