eBay opens new pop-up store in London for the holidays

QR Code Marketing

Electronic commerce giant eBay is launching a new pop-up store in the UK. The store, dubbed eBay’s Christmas Boutique, will have no cash registers as everything in the store can be bought by scanning the QR code connected to the item. More than 350 products will be on display for the five days that the store is open. Located at 34/35 Dean Street in London, eBay hopes to attract tech-savvy holiday shoppers that want to avoid the bustle of conventional stores. Two different types of QR codes are in use…

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eBay announces the first British QR code shopping environment and its new Christmas boutique

eBay mobile payments

eBay has just announced the latest of its mobile-related services, taking advantage of the rapidly increasing popularity of QR codes, which are now becoming highly familiar with their appearance on everything from clothing, food products, electronics, beauty products, and even tombstones. The largest online marketplace in the world will now also be using these codes to help with the Christmas shopping experience throughout the holiday season, in order to help consumers to purchase the gifts and other items they want to give or to keep for themselves. They will be…

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Mall of America announces Black Friday QR code Snap and Win campaign

Mall of America has announced the details of its Snap and Win campaign that will be taking place on Black Friday and that will involve the use of QR codes, which shoppers can scan in the hopes of winning prizes from the various retailers within the mall. The prizes will go out to the first 300 people who scan the code. The purpose of the campaign is to help to boost the awareness of the QR codes among the consumers who use to mall, and to help to drive traffic…

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Santa Monica Museum activates QR code campaign along with many other museums

Santa Monica Museum of Art in California

Print 2D, an integrated media solutions company, has developed a new QR campaign for the Santa Monica Museum of Art in California. The museum is gearing up for their annual  fundraising event, called Incognito, and hopes to make use of mobile technology to offer a unique experience. QR codes have been experience quite a lot of attention in the art world, particularly from museums looking to put a cutting edge on their exhibits. The codes have been used to recreate Picasso’s masterpieces as well as promote upcoming artists. More museums…

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New to the world of quick response code?

How To Scan a QR Code

  QR Codes may finally be breaking out to main stream services. More and more web design services are embracing Social Media and adding it into their web business. This now includes QR Codes. QR stands for quick response, because it will transfer data between electronic gadgets faster than normal bar codes. QR Codes are small, black and white squares that look like a barcode. They can hold over seven thousand characters of numeric code, over four thousand characters of alphanumeric code or almost three thousand characters of binary code.…

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