It’s Back! Save 2% on USPS Direct Mail Using Mobile Technology

The USPS has yet again launched a promotion to demonstrate that direct mail is still a relevant part of the marketing mix. The 2017 Mobile Shopping promotion was designed to encourage customers to adapt and invest in mobile technology and combine it with direct mail. Using the … [Read more...]

Enhancing the Reader Experience with QR Codes

In the pre-technology era, readers flipped through books with the obvious limitations set forth by print media. While the printed content was at times engaging, it was only possible to use imagination to transcend beyond the words printed on the page. But the advancements of the … [Read more...]

Direct Mail is Still Relevant in a Mobile World

As mobile technology continues to evolve and influence marketing strategies, the United States Postal Service (USPS) has launched a campaign to demonstrate how direct mail can continue to be a relevant part of the marketing mix. The 2016 Mobile Shopping Promotion encourages … [Read more...]

ScanLife mPackaging for SmartLabel™ Helps Brands Deliver the Transparency Consumers Deserve

Imagine putting on a blindfold as soon as you head into the grocery store to do some shopping. In essence, consumers have been doing that for years, blindly putting products into their shopping carts with limited availability to significant details such as nutritional values, … [Read more...]

Long Codes and Your Business Brand

Businesses that use text messaging as a marketing tool can choose to send and receive messages using short codes or long codes. An increasing number of businesses are opting to use long codes because they offer substantial benefits over short codes. Here is a look at why you … [Read more...]

Experts Outline Key Digital Marketing Trends for 2014

As we look ahead to the new year, we asked five marketing experts for their big trends in digital marketing for 2014. Here's what they came up with:The post Experts Outline Key Digital Marketing Trends for 2014 appeared first on ScanLife Official Blog - Global. … [Read more...]

Shopper Marketing Expo and Beyond

If you play any role as an in-store marketer, then you are likely familiar with the Shopper Marketing Expo at Chicago’s Navy Pier every October. Path to Purchase Institute, the media entity responsible for the show, has done a terrific job of combining in-depth content from … [Read more...]

Shopper Marketing Expo and Beyond

If you play any role as an in-store marketer, then you are likely familiar with the Shopper Marketing Expo at Chicago’s Navy Pier every October. Path to Purchase Institute, the media entity responsible for the show, has done a terrific job of combining in-depth content from … [Read more...]

The Value of a Barcode Scanner

For the longest time, the Internet has held the unique advantage of allowing users to participate in something simply by having them click on a button. It's fast, easy and takes only a fraction of the effort that dialing a phone number or filling out a reply postcard would.The … [Read more...]

Innovative Uses of QR Codes – QR Codes Done Right

When innovation happens, it's exciting. When innovation is put to good use, it's inspiring. QR Codes are really a means to an end, so when executed with a specific strategy in mind, they can really achieve some amazing results. These 10 companies have used QR Codes to do truly … [Read more...]

QR Code x Action ÷ Context = Mobile Engagement

Nobody disputes the fact that Mobile Engagement is of increasing importance in the marketing mix. But we have to ask ourselves: why the fuss about Mobile Engagement at all? Isn’t Mobile Engagement the same as Digital Marketing, but on a smaller screen? Not exactly. It’s all about … [Read more...]