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Jumbo supermarket launches Virtual Store and App

By | October 21st, 2016|Categories: QR Code Stores|

A big step for Jumbo and a Jumbo step for Virtual Shopping in The Netherlands! One of the biggest supermarket chains in Holland have just taken over one of the busiest bus stop in the center of Utrecht with a virtual store. The virtual store accompanies the launch of the new Jumbo app which has been released a couple of weeks before. […]

Pop-up stores around the world

By | September 14th, 2016|Categories: QR Code Stores|Tags: , |

Along with the rise of smartphones, pop-up stores are getting more common each day. After Tesco started their QR Code store in 2009, many successful examples followed soon. Although market acceptance for smartphone and mobile internet access differs from country to country. Check out our compilation of the greatest 2012 mobile pop up stores from around the world. Let us know if you have an other best practice or great example and we’ll add it to our ever-growing list. […]

How to set up a QR Code Store

By | August 9th, 2016|Categories: QR Code Stores|Tags: , , |

You’ve finally decided to start a virtual store with QR Codes! But where do you begin and how do you make sure your virtual store suits the needs of your customers? Providing your target audience with a QR Code virtual store can boost your sales throughout all channels. By bringing your store to the customer, you can create ultimate shopping convenience. This article describes how to create succesful cross-channel mobile shops with QR Codes and how to avoid common pitfalls. […]

Pop-Up retail stores with QR Codes

By | June 10th, 2016|Categories: QR Code Stores|Tags: , , |

In 2012 more than 300 pop-up QR Code stores were created all around the world. For 2013, already more than 2000 have been announced, so it seems like QR Code shopping is here to stay. Read up on the best pop-up scan & buy stores that were created in 2012. Also check out our previous popular blog post: Top 10 QR Code Store Examples. Will you be the first one to start your own popup QR Code store in your area? Get inspired and start selling your products using QR Codes! […]

Top 10 QR Code Store examples

By | April 14th, 2016|Categories: QR Code Stores|Tags: , |

In the last couple of months, QR Code Virtual Stores have been popping up all around the world. After the launch of Tesco (Homeplus) Virtual Store in South Korea in 2009, the number of virtual stores is increasing rapidly. We have gathered a number of inspiring examples of QR Code stores from the US, Europe, Asia, UK, Canada, Hungary, Netherlands, Germany, South Korea and Sweden. What’s your favorite? Have you already seen a store in your own area? Or are you the first one to start your own QR Code Virtual Store? […]

Tesco QR Code Virtual Store

By | April 14th, 2016|Categories: QR Code Stores|Tags: , , |

Can you enter a saturated FCMG market without expanding physical stores and quickly obtain a large market share? This challenge was formulated by Tesco in 2009, when they decided to enter the South Korean market with the Home plus formula. South Korea has a unique culture and with Tesco’s drive to localize their stores, the retailer had to come up with a brilliant idea; combine the tech-orientation of the population and their work ethic to offer an innovative QR Code service. […]

Persbericht: Bol.com opent Vakantiewinkel op Rotterdam Centraal

By | July 22nd, 2013|Categories: Shop2Mobi News|

PERSBERICHT Utrecht, 22 juli 2013 Bol.com opent Vakantiewinkel op Rotterdam Centraal Virtuele winkel helpt vakantiestress verminderen Heb je binnenkort vakantie [...]

El Asira offering 101 QR Code stores for Valentine’s day

By | February 5th, 2013|Categories: Shop2Mobi News|

This Valentine's day waiting for a tram, bus or train will be more pleasant. Around this time of the year [...]

(NL) El Asira opent 101 QR-code shops door heel Nederland voor Valentijnsdag

By | February 4th, 2013|Categories: Shop2Mobi News|Tags: , , |

Deze Valentijn zal wachten op tram, bus of trein een stuk aangenamer worden. Want rond deze -van zichzelf al liefdevolle- [...]

The future of Mobile Commerce

By | January 13th, 2013|Categories: Cross Channel Marketing, Mobile Commerce|Tags: , , |

As the number of mobile devices and mobile purchases continue to grow, more and more online and offline retailers are incorporating mobile commerce into their business strategy. However, mobile commerce is not just another sales channel, but rather a convenient way to integrate the existing online and offline channels, providing your customers with an omnipresent brand and product experience. So where does m-commerce stand and what can we expect in the (near) future? […]

QR Code stores big hit in 2013

By | December 16th, 2012|Categories: Shop2Mobi News|Tags: , , , |

More and more retailers are bringing their online shops to the offline world using QR Codes. In 2012, over 300 [...]

QR Code usage doubles in Europe

By | October 3rd, 2012|Categories: QR Code Marketing|Tags: , |

According to research by comScore conducted from July 2011 until July 2012, European smartphone users scanning QR Codes grew by 96% in the past year to 17.4 million. Nearly 3 in every 4 QR Code scans resulted in users receiving product information, making this the most popular type of result across Europe. “Consumer usage of QR Codes offers a new and exciting opportunity for marketers to help move consumers further down the purchase funnel”, said Hesham Al-Jehani. […]

Opportunities with QR Code Stores

By | June 23rd, 2012|Categories: QR Code Stores|Tags: , , |

Most Virtual Stores with QR Codes can be found in public places, like subway stations, malls and bus stops. But it doesn’t have to stop there.. the possibilities of QR Code virtual store placement are endless and there are some creative ways to let the store come to your customer! In this article we showcase how you can use QR Codes (or barcodes) to innovate your relationship with the customer. And the best news is; you can incorporate QR Codes into your current marketing strategy. […]

Cross-Channel and mCommerce

By | May 4th, 2012|Categories: Cross Channel Marketing, QR Code Marketing|Tags: , |

Cross-Channel marketing is believed to be the hit of 2012. But is it different from Multi-Channel and what about mobile commerce? It seems only yesterday that offline shops were threatened by their online alternatives. The tide is now turning and the big advantages of offline are becoming more evident; the customer is in the store, the brand experience is omnipresent, and marketing in high traffic places is highly effective. Combined with the rise of mobile commerce, retailers know it; Cross-Channel Marketing is here! […]

Foreshore.nl live with Shop2Mobi

By | April 14th, 2012|Categories: Shop2Mobi News|Tags: , |

The O’Neill Kite World Cup in The Hague and Kite Board Open in Noordwijk, both held in May, draw kite surfers from around the world to The Netherlands to show their skills and enjoy the great wind conditions. As always these events also showcase the newest in kite manufacturing, clothing and apparel and shops can present themselves and their products to the consumers. […]

(NL) QR Code winkels grote hit in 2013

By | January 1st, 2012|Categories: Shop2Mobi News|Tags: , |

Steeds meer online retailers bieden hun producten ook offline aan door gebruik te maken van QR Codes. In 2012 zijn [...]

Founding of Shop2Mobi

By | January 1st, 2012|Categories: Shop2Mobi News|

Shop2Mobi was launched on the first of January. The goal of Shop2Mobi is to become the number one player in creating virtual stores with QR Codes. By using our platform a shopowner can easily create a mobile webshop and setup campaigns to support the offline selling through QR Codes. Without needing to rely on designers you can easily create your own virtual shelves and start selling everywhere around the world! […]


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