Newly launched City Bank QR code simplifies mobile payments

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The quick response code will bring together American Express, VISA, Mastercard and UnionPay in Bangladesh. The City Bank QR code is designed to be used in an interoperable mobile payment solution that can be used for VISA, Mastercard, American Express and UnionPay transactions The service is meant to help eliminate the need for separate barcode scans for each payment network. As a result, a merchant can display a single City Bank QR code at the front of a store for use regardless of the payment method the customer wants to…

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Pomegranate QR codes at INI Farms to help keep consumers informed

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The quick response barcodes will also help to make it easier to trace the history of the fruit. Indian grower and marketer INI Farms has added pomegranate QR codes to its fruit in order to boost traceability while keeping consumer more informed. INI Farms is adding the barcodes to all its fruits while increasing the capacity to trace each scanned fruit. In addition to the pomegranate QR codes, INI will also be using upgraded traceability tools and techniques. All the company’s pomegranates sold under its Kimaye brand will now feature…

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Small business QR codes explode among low-cost marketing strategies amid pandemic

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Entrepreneurs are falling in love with barcodes and other tools appealing to COVID-aware consumers. Though small business QR codes have long enjoyed moderate popularity, the pandemic’s requirement for contactless strategies have thrown these humble barcodes into the spotlight. The pandemic crisis has given new life to the barcodes in the US due to their affordability and convenience. Small business QR codes are readily available, convenient, recognizable, contactless and provide low cost mobile marketing and other digital features for consumers. As brick and mortar shops and offices implement widespread safety strategies…

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Twitter subscription options drawing attention as ad revenue takes a dive

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The social media company said it is exploring new arenas for bringing in user money. A Twitter subscription option is among the various strategies the company is exploring to try to make money from its users. This is not the only model being considered, but is certainly one of them, said CEO Jack Dorsey. The move has occurred as the platform has experienced a substantial drop in its core ad business. “You will likely see some tests this year,” Dorsey said, referring to a number of different approaches while speaking…

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1850 Coffee QR codes provide consumers with transparency and tracing

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The quick response barcodes system uses IBM blockchain technology for Farmer Connect. Customers will soon be scanning 1850 Coffee QR codes to learn more about precisely where their beans came from. The brand is the first in its category in the US to offer complete traceability for this favorite morning beverage. The 1850 QR codes leverage blockchain tech from IBM. It allows consumers to scan the barcode through the use of the Thank My Farmer app. From there, they can find out just where their 100 percent Columbian Coffee came…

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