Michaels is using a mobile-optimized site application and mobile coupons to drive in-store traffic. Michaels is rolling out the mobile initiatives in response to hearing consumers’ needs for easier, on-the-go tools that can be used in stores. 

Aeropostale has rolled out an Android application that lets consumers shop on the go and the company is planning to introduce an iPhone application in the company weeks. Aeropostale signed with Usablenet to develop its mobile offerings.

Anna’s Linens has successfully implemented JDA Point-of-Sale (POS). The company replaced its existing POS system with JDA POS, as well as planned integration with JDA(R) Merchandise Management System.

Walgreens’ Take Care Health Systems unveiled an enhanced website that provides patients with online access to estimated clinic wait times, clinical quality scores and cost of services at clinics nationwide. 


Bi-Lo will launch an e-coupon program that allows customers to load product discount offers directly onto their My Bi-Lo BonusCards.

SUPERVALU has reiterated that it’s Albertsons stores will continue to operate self-checkout lanes. Albertsons LLC is removing self-checkout from its stores.

Subway has selected Velti as its mobile technology provider.

The Johnny Rockets Group has expanded its relationship with NCR Corporation and named it supplier of POS technology for its restaurant franchisees. 

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