Media Post November 21, 2014 – A Tarp & A Snowbrush: Tapping the In-Store, Product Locators
It has taken quite some time, but some large-scale and usable mobile implementations at retail are starting to be deployed.

WRCBNovember 16, 2014 – Shop smart with free Black Friday apps
For Black Friday shoppers who want to avoid long lines to grab great deals can download new apps that will let them shop for bargains from the comfort of their home.

Android Headlines October 16, 2014 – Featured: Top 10 Barcode and QR Code Android Apps
Whether you’re looking to simply be able to scan QR codes you keep on seeing around or to compare prices on barcodes during your shopping, our Top 10 list of QR code and Barcode apps for Android should have something for you.

QR Code Press October 10, 2014 – QR Code Detective: Are you using the best scanner?
The mighty QR code can be found on everything from a can of peas at your local supermarket to an ad found in an in flight magazine on your way to the exotic vacation of a lifetime, and while they are designed to be quick and easy to use, your experience partly depends on your having selected the right scanner app.

mCommerce Daily October 10, 2014 – Top Items Scanned: Food & Beverage, Electronics, Clothing
Scanbuy’s survey of 15,000 of its users globally found that the information desired most (75%) related to receiving product discounts and coupons, followed by new product information.

Fierce Mobile RetailOctober 7, 2014 – QR Codes are Helping Retailers Target Engaged Shoppers
They may not be begging for your attention anymore, but QR codes are still around, and some retailers are finding new ways to take advantage of them.

Mobile MarketerOctober 6, 2014 – Sephora, Walmart Turn QR Code Scans Into Targeted Mobile Messaging
These marketers have been testing a new offering in the Scanbuy mobile application since late June and experiencing, on average, open rates of 8 percent.

AdotasSeptember 30, 2014 – ScanLife Consumer Behavior Survey Reveals More Than 50% Of Consumers Use Mobile Coupon Apps Per Month
After a survey of over 15,000 mobile users of its ScanLife App, mobile engagement solutions company Scanbuy reported that more than half of its respondents (51%) said they use mobile.

EContent MagazineSeptember 22, 2014 – The Technology of Contextualized Content: What’s Next on the Horizon?
The future of contextualized advertising will be defined, in large part, by the increasing ability to personalize messages based on the various data inputs available to marketers, says Nesamoney.

Bargain BabeSeptember 19, 2014 – ScanLife App: Save Before You Spend
This new app, available for both iOS and Android devices, takes the work out of finding the best price by finding the best deals for you. Sound too good to be true? Find out how ScanLife helped me save $20 on one purchase!

Thrifty Nifty MommyAugust 24, 2014 – ScanLife {Making saving money while shopping a snap!}
ScanLife, the world’s most popular scanning app with over 80 million downloads on iOS and Android devices, is changing the way that users shop.

Bargains with BrittanieAugust 19, 2014 – Get Great Deals and Earn Rewards with ScanLife!
If you like getting a great deal on everything you purchase chances are you have a scanning app on your mobile device. Now think about what you would do if you could have a scanning app that allows you to earn rewards just for using it! ScanLife is that app!

6ABCJuly 28, 2014 – Saving with 6ABC: Scan Codes to Save Money
Just about every product you buy has a UPC bar code on it. And you can use that code and your phone to save money, thanks to an app called "ScanLife."

Untether.TVJuly 24, 2014 – Can QR Codes be smarter?
In this episode Chuck explains what the ScanLife platform does to amplify the simple QR code by providing tremendous value to the consumer.

Bank of America - Small Business CommunityJuly 14, 2014 – Mobile Marketing: How to sell to your customers on the go
Americans have always been a people on the move. The frontier may be more settled today, but consumers are still in motion—and mobile devices are becoming more integrated into their daily lives.

AndroidTappJuly 10, 2014 – ScanLife Barcode & QR Reader – a shopping companion
ScanLife Barcode & QR Reader allows you to scan any product with your phone and get pricing, reviews, stores nearby or online plus a wealth of rewards to unlock and earn.

Yahoo! FinanceJuly 9, 2014 – ScanLife Mobile App Now Offers Personalized Digital Deals
Scanbuy, the world’s leading mobile engagement solutions provider, today announced a major upgrade to its popular ScanLife app for Android and iOS devices, giving consumers the opportunity to receive personalized deals and promotions as well as rewards based on their scanning activity via the app’s recommendation engine.

The Small ThingsJuly 9, 2014 – ScanLife – Receive Incentives, Coupons & More!
I recently came across an app that is pretty awesome I must say! It is not your typical QR Scanning app, in fact ScanLife, available in the Google Play, Apple Stores, Windows & Blackberry offers you personalized digital deals.

Inside Mobile AppsJuly 9, 2014 – ScanLife updated with personalized deals and shopping recommendations
Mobile engagement solutions company Scanbuy has today announced a major update to its ScanLife app on Android and iOS. The original app allows users to scan QR codes, barcodes and UPC codes on products to receive price details and other information.

MacNNJuly 3, 2014 – Review: Epson LW-600P
Label makers are traditionally simple machines that perform a single task which people feel they can either live with or without. In many ways the LW-600P fits perfectly into this niche, however, the integration of Bluetooth connectivity and a powerful label creating design app allows the printer to stand out from its competition.

Shopper Marketing MagazineJune 2014 – A Roundup of Social, Local and Mobile Marketing Activity at Retail
The ScanLife mobile app from New York-based Scanbuy teamed up with mobile loyalty platform Session M, Boston.

Mobile Commerce News June 3, 2014 – QR Codes are Being Scanned 20 Percent More, Says Scanbuy
Despite the fact that it seems as though QR codes aren’t generating the media hype that they once did in terms of marketing headline news, consumers are now paying attention to them a great deal more than they ever have.

SoCal City KidsMay 28, 2014 – ScanLife Mobile App Joins SessionM’s Mobile Loyalty Network
Scanbuy introduces new program that rewards ScanLife App users for engaging with products, earning ‘Mobile Points’ redeemable for gift cards.

The Barcode NewsMay 22, 2014 – Scanbuy Processed Nearly 22 Million Mobile Engagements in Q1 2014
Latest Scanbuy trend report reveals value shopping and app downloads among top factors driving growth of QR and UPC Barcode engagements by mobile users.

Inside Mobile AppsApril 9, 2014 – SessionM Brings Mobile Rewards Program to ScanLife
Mobile loyalty rewards program SessionM has announced its partnership with Scanbuy to bring SessionM’s “mPOINTS” rewards currency to the popular iOS and Android scanning app ScanLife.

Mobile Marketing WatchMarch 28, 2014 – QR Codes Finally Getting the Respect they Deserve
It can easily be argued that QR codes have gotten a bad reputation, but not because they couldn't be easily read and engaged using practically any smartphone but more because of what happened after they were scanned.

BusinessNewsDailyMarch 27, 2014 – 10 Mobile Marketing Solutions for Small Businesses
If you haven't tried mobile marketing, now is the time. Mobile marketing lets businesses get in front of customers on the devices they use the most: their smartphones and tablets. To help you get started, here are 10 mobile marketing solutions that are both accessible and affordable to small businesses.

RFID InsiderMarch 21, 2014 – Play Ball: Tracking Sports Memorabilia With RFID
With sports personalities’ signatures drawing a considerable penny, it’s obvious that signed baseball and football trading cards, as well as the balls themselves, would want to be as protected as possible from theft.

SmartBriefMarch 21, 2014 – QR Codes come into their own with customized experiences
New technology is allowing marketers to take better advantage of QR codes, offering mobile users who scan them a more engaging experience that can include video and be customized to the user. "Someone used to be able to create a code, but it just linked to a website. Now it starts with what do you want to do, not what code do you want," said Mike Wehrs, CEO of Scanbuy, which has released a platform to improve the QR-code experience.

Adotas March 20, 2014 – Relaunched Platform Expands Possibilities of Mobile Consumer Engagement
Scanbuy announced an all new version of its ScanLife Mobile Engagement Platform to enable enhanced interactions between brands and consumers through QR Codes, Microsoft Tag, NFC, short URLs and other mobile triggers in their everyday surroundings, such as stores and restaurants, products, print advertising and more.

MediaPost March 20, 2014 – QR Codes: Moving Beyond the Scan
Scanbuy, an early QR code pioneer, today introduced a new platform that deals with refining that back-end process. The company hopes that consumers who scanned codes in the past will give it another try, now that the codes can lead to better experiences.

CRM MagazineMarch 20, 2014 – Brand Marketers Have More Mobile Engagement Choices with New Scanlife Platform
Marketers who log in to their Scanlife Mobile Engagement Platform will see changes that dramatically increase their capabilities and save them time and money as well. Scanbuy's product allows marketers to create dynamic links from mobile triggers such as QR codes or near-field communications (NFC) that can be changed or customized without having to create a new code and re-sticker a retail location.

Yahoo! FinanceFebruary 18, 2014 – Scanbuy Partners with GS1 Spain and GS1 Hungary to Offer Mobile Engagement Platform to Brands
Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a partnership with GS1 Spain and GS1 Hungary to provide brands a mobile engagement platform that creates opportunities for real-world, real-time interaction with consumers via their mobile phones.

Virtual-Strategy MagazineFebruary 18, 2014 – Scanbuy Partners with GS1 Spain and GS1 Hungary to Offer Mobile Engagement Platform to Brands
Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a partnership with GS1 Spain and GS1 Hungary to provide brands a mobile engagement platform that creates opportunities for real-world, real-time interaction with consumers via their mobile phones.

Tech Podcast Network LiveFebruary 3, 2014 – Tech Podcast with Scanbuy CEO Mike Wehrs on Smartcode Technology
Michael Wehrs from Scanbuy stopped by the TPN CES live broadcast. Scanbuy is a mobile engagement company. They use QR codes, NFC, object recognition and more. They want to figure out what the product is they are scanning and what they are really looking for.

AdExchangerJanuary 28, 2014 – Scanbuy Looks To Revitalize QR Codes By Mining Data Points
Although analysts and industry insiders have predicted the death of the QR code in recent years, Mike Wehrs, CEO of mobile barcode company Scanbuy, hopes data aggregation will extend the usefulness of 2D barcodes.

AdotasJanuary 9, 2014 – 23 Thought Leaders Offer 51 Predictions For 2014
"A key objective for all advertisers in 2014 will be delivering to their mobile equipped audience, real-time, contextually relevant advertising to consumers that shorten the conversion time to purchase and lock in the buying choice to their product." - Mike Wehrs, CEO and President of Scanbuy.

HasOffersJanuary 15, 2014 – Creepy or Contextual? How Mobile Retargeting is Getting Personal
At Scanbuy, Mike is working with a team to use mobile devices as a bridge to connect something from the real world that a user is interested in to some digital experience that is appropriate to that user and that particular product.

PR NewswireJanuary 8, 2014 – Compass Intelligence Announces Winners of the 2014 Mobility Awards in Wireless, M2M, and Green Technology
Compass Intelligence, a global market acceleration research and consulting firm that redefines market intelligence and consulting, announced today the winners of the 2014 Compass Intelligence Awards at a press luncheon held at the Las Vegas Convention Center and World Trade Center (LVCC) during the 2014 International CES® trade show in Las Vegas.

Mobile MarketerDecember 5, 2013 – Marketers mistakenly look beyond engagement in mobile
Mobile marketers have been discussing how to move beyond engagement with mobile.

ReutersNovember 7, 2013 – Scanbuy Introduces Advanced Analytics Platform to Measure Mobile Engagement for Brands
Scanbuy introduces Advanced Analytics Platform to measure mobile engagement for brands. mVision Insights offers marketers actionable data from mobile engagement campaigns involving QR Codes, NFC, Microsoft Tag and other triggers.

CNBCNovember 7, 2013 – Scanbuy Introduces Advanced Analytics Platform to Measure Mobile Engagement for Brands
Scanbuy, the world’s leading mobile engagement solutions provider, today announced a new advanced analytics product called mVision Insights that offers brands unprecedented views into the behavior of mobile consumers to help marketers evaluate how effectively campaigns are generating engagement and loyalty.

Mobile Commerce NewsNovember 7, 2013 – Scanbuy Introduces Advanced Analytics Platform to Measure Mobile Engagement for Brands
Scanbuy, the world’s leading mobile engagement solutions provider, today announced a new advanced analytics product called mVision Insights that offers brands unprecedented views into the behavior of mobile consumers to help marketers evaluate how effectively campaigns are generating engagement and loyalty.

TD WaterhouseNovember 7, 2013 – Scanbuy Introduces Advanced Analytics Platform to Measure Mobile Engagement for Brands
Scanbuy, the world's leading mobile engagement solutions provider, today announced a new advanced analytics product called mVision Insights that offers brands unprecedented views into the behavior of mobile consumers to help marketers evaluate how effectively campaigns are generating engagement and loyalty.

PYMNTSNovember 7, 2013 – Scanbuy Introduces Advanced Analytics Platform to Measure Mobile Engagement for Brands
Scanbuy, the world's leading mobile engagement solutions provider, today announced a new advanced analytics product called mVision Insights that offers brands unprecedented views into the behavior of mobile consumers to help marketers evaluate how effectively campaigns are generating engagement and loyalty.

Point of Sale NewsNovember 7, 2013 – QR Code Tracking Specialist Adds Advanced Analytics To Measure Mobile Engagement
Scanbuy, the world’s leading mobile engagement solutionsprovider, today announced a new advanced analytics product called mVision Insights that offers brands unprecedented views into the behavior of mobile consumers to help marketers evaluate how effectively campaigns are generating engagement and loyalty.

2d codeNovember 7, 2013 – Scanbuy Announces Advanced Analytics Platform
There are a limited number of metrics you can aquire with managed QR Codes but Scanbuy has wrapped them up in its new ‘mVision Insights’ on the ScanLife Mobile Engagement Platform. According to Scanbuy marketers using mobile engagement triggers such as QR Codes, NFC and Microsoft Tag in their campaigns can now...

Apparel MagazineNovember 7, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Debut Mobile Engagement Platform
FineLine Technologies and Scanbuy announced an agreement that will help retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

just-styleOctober 9, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy unite on mobile solution
A new packaging solution will help retailers make the most of mobile-enhanced technology across their entire supply chain, according to developers FineLine Technologies and Scanbuy.

PYMNTSOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

FACEOFFOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

Mobility October 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy collaborate on mobile engagement solution - Retail Customer Experience
FineLine Technologies Inc. and Scanbuy Inc. have announced an agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly.

The BarCode NewsOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine, Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine Technologies, Inc. and Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

Hispanic BusinessOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

OSIXOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

DETAR+October 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

dotNETOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

CALGARY HERALDOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

BWWOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine's unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

UlitzerOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

CSAOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy team up to offer turnkey mobile engagement solution
FineLine Technologies and Scanbuy announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

VIRTUALIZATION JOURNALOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

GNTOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

SYS-CON MEDIAOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine Technologies, Inc. and Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

Herald OnlineOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine Technologies, Inc. and Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

EONOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

The Daily NewsRoomOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine Technologies, Inc. and Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement QR codes

mobilityOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy collaborate on mobile engagement solution
FineLine Technologies Inc. and Scanbuy Inc. have announced an agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly.

CLOUD Computing Journal October 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine’s unique in-store merchandising service enables retailers to control the use of Scanbuy mobile codes but more importantly to leverage the customer engagement opportunities the codes create.

Virtual Strategy Magazine October 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine Technologies provides variable data ticketing and mobile solutions for retailers, suppliers, and manufacturers throughout the world, with products ranging from barcoded tags to RFID, RF and NFC integrated ticketing and labeling applications.

internet RETAILEROctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine Technologies, Inc. and Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

wireless Business&Technology October 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
Shopper Marketing Expo, Booth 828 - FineLine Technologies, Inc. and Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

TMC NEWSOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
FineLine Technologies, Inc. and Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft (News - Alert) Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

REUTERSOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
Agreement Gives Retailers New Ways to Interact with Shoppers Through Scanbuy’s SmartCode Technology Applied to QR Codes and NFC Technology

Spi World NewsOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
Shopper Marketing Expo, Booth 828 - FineLine Technologies, Inc. and Scanbuy, Inc. today announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

RFID New RoundupOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
Agreement Gives Retailers New Ways to Interact with Shoppers Through Scanbuy's SmartCode Technology Applied to QR Codes and NFC Technology

SILObreakerOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy collaborate on mobile engagement solution
FineLine Technologies Inc. and Scanbuy Inc. have announced an agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply.

CNBCOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy Collaborate to Offer Retailers a Turnkey Mobile Engagement Solution for Shoppers
Agreement Gives Retailers New Ways to Interact with Shoppers Through Scanbuy’s SmartCode Technology Applied to QR Codes and NFC Technology

fibre 2 fashionOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine & Scanbuy deal to offer new ways for retailers
FineLine Technologies, Inc. and Scanbuy, Inc. announced a broad and comprehensive agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR Code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers.

Retail Customer ExperienceOctober 8, 2013 – FineLine and Scanbuy collaborate on mobile engagement solution
FineLine Technologies Inc. and Scanbuy Inc. have announced an agreement that will enable retailers to easily implement a QR code, Microsoft Tag, and/or an NFC mobile-enhanced packaging solution across their global supply chains, and directly into the hands of shoppers, according to a news release.

Mobile Marketing & TechnologyAugust 23, 2013 – Scanbuy Licenses Microsoft Tag
Scanbuy is licensing Microsoft’s Tag technology, using the colorful Tags alongside its own QR code technology.

MediaPostAugust 20, 2013 – Scanbuy Licenses Microsoft Tag Technology
Scanbuy has entered into a long-term exclusive license agreement with Microsoft for its tag technology, allowing Microsoft Tag clients to migrate from one platform to the other before the company shuts down the services in two years.

Yahoo! FinanceAugust 19, 2013 – Scanbuy Selected as Premier Licensee of the Microsoft Tag Mobile Barcode Technology
As licensee of the Microsoft Tag technology, Scanbuy will advance the technology and provide the migration path forward for existing and new customers who choose to continue using the Microsoft Tag format on the ScanLife Platform

Computer MagazineAugust 19, 2013 – Microsoft’s QR code clone gets a new life with Google-backed company
Microsoft plans to shut down its Microsoft Tag system in two years but has licensed the technology to Scanbuy, a player in the QR Code market.

MarketWatchAugust 19, 2013 – Scanbuy Selected as Premier Licensee of the Microsoft Tag Mobile Barcode Technology
Scanbuy, Inc., the leading mobile engagement solutions provider, has been chosen by Microsoft as a licensee of the software giant's mobile barcode technology, Microsoft Tag.

2d CodeAugust 4, 2013 – QR Code Scanning Continues To Increase
ScanLife’s latest trend report shows that they processed over 21 million QR Code and UPC mobile barcodes in Q2 2013. The report shows that users are scanning over three times per month on average (+22% from Q2 2012) with men accounting for 64% of the scans and women 36% of the scans. Operating system breakdown shows that 60% of scans came from the Android OS compared to 37% on Apple iOS devices. Top choice of content is videos, app downloads and product information.

Marketing ChartsAugust 2, 2013 – QR Code Scanner Age and Gender Breakdowns in Q2
ScanLife is out with its latest quarterly Mobile Barcode Trend Report [pdf] in which it reports 4 million new users around the world and 6 million active scanners, impressive figures even as other research suggests that within the US the amount of scanners isn’t keeping up with the growth in smartphone penetration. Nevertheless, ScanLife’s latest study reveals some interesting demographic breakdowns of the barcode scanner.

MediaPostAugust 2, 2013 – Ugly Duckling Flies: QR Code Use Expanding As Tablets Kick In Too
Love them or hate them, the butt-ugliest thing the mobile industry has introduced into global culture -- the QR code -- is what we are stuck with for the time being. And mobile users are still snapping them in ever greater numbers, always on the hunt for that occasional good end experience that is worth the trip.

Fox News OnlineJuly 26, 2013 – Retail stores plan elaborate ways to track you
Next time you to go Old Navy, you might be in for a surprise. Retailers are experimenting with a variety of new ways to track you. When you find a new shirt, you might get a message about the matching shorts. Pick up a new pair of Nike golf shoes at a Scheels All Sports store and you might see a discount for a new set of clubs.

Finance.BostonJuly 12, 2013 – Topps Selects Scanbuy to Create an Interactive 2013 MLB All-Star FanFest Using NFC and QR Code Technology
Scanbuy, Inc., the leading mobile engagement solutions provider, today announced that The Topps Company (Topps), the venerable trading card company, is using its ScanLife mobile engagement platform to power NFC and QR Code technology at the 2013 MLB All-Star FanFest in New York from July 12-16.

Finance.BostonJuly 12, 2013 – Topps Selects Scanbuy to Create an Interactive 2013 MLB All-Star FanFest Using NFC and QR Code Technology
Scanbuy, Inc., the leading mobile engagement solutions provider, today announced that The Topps Company (Topps), the venerable trading card company, is using its ScanLife mobile engagement platform to power NFC and QR Code technology at the 2013 MLB All-Star FanFest in New York from July 12-16.

YahooJuly 12, 2013 – Topps Selects Scanbuy to Create an Interactive 2013 MLB All-Star FanFest Using NFC and QR Code Technology
Scanbuy, Inc., the leading mobile engagement solutions provider, today announced that The Topps Company (Topps), the venerable trading card company, is using its ScanLife mobile engagement platform to power NFC and QR Code technology at the 2013 MLB All-Star FanFest in New York from July 12-16.

CynopsisJuly 15, 2013 – Cynopsis: Sports
Good morning. It's Monday, July 15, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing. Believe it or not, Octagon is turning 30. Interpublic Group's global sports, entertainment, lifestyle marketing and talent representation agency now stands as the world's largest sponsorship consulting practice. Octagon's roster includes more than 800 athlete & personality clients, and they now manage more than 13,000 events per year, as well as influence around $3 billion in sponsorship-related spending annually, with nearly 1,000 employees around the world.

Mobile Marketer July 16, 2013 – Topps Co. uses QR and NFC technology to attract MLB fans
The Topps Co. incorporated near-field communication and QR code technology in its displays at the 2013 MLB All-Star FanFest to give baseball fans a deeper engagement.

2d CodeJuly 15, 2013 – Baseball Fans QR Codes And NFC Tags
It seems that combining NFC with QR Codes is becoming the norm at exhibitions and trade shows. At this weekends 2013 MLB All-Star FanFest in New York baseball cards, autographs and memorabilia are always popular and this year the trading card company, Topps are using QR Codes and NFC technology.

NFC WorldJuly 15, 2013 – Topps Promotes Baseball Cards With NFC
Trading card maker Topps is using NFC tags and QR codes to promote its baseball cards at the 2013 MLB All-Star FanFest event, enabling the more than 100,000 attendees to touch or scan giant baseball cards featuring Major League Baseball All-Stars for a chance to win a range of prizes.

AlimarketMay 29, 2013 – ‘Pepsi’ launches promotional barcode
The 'Pepsi' soda brand launches the first promotional mechanics in Spain linked to the reading of barcodes with mobile through the scan service, which provides access to the product by applying information.

Bar Code Industry NewsMay 21, 2013 – QR Code Marketing - An Interview with Mike Wehrs CEO of Scanbuy
The ScanLife Mobile Engagement Platform makes it very quick and easy for a vendor/client to create new QR code campaigns and monitor the analytics of the campaign. From first login, to creation and download of the QR code, it takes only minutes. The Platform is so flexible that the client can change the action of the code at any time, even after the code is published. For example a code could link to a coupon at one moment, and then a product video the next – all with a simple code action change within the platform.

AdExchangerMay 9, 2013 – QR Codes Are Ready For Programmatic, Says Scanbuy’s Mike Wehrs
Do people really want to scan that little black-and-white pattern better known as a QR code? Mike Wehrs, CEO of QR code marketing tech company Scanbuy, doesn’t give any ground, saying QR codes are here to stay and a new partnership with AT&T helps prove it.

Marketing ForecastMay 8, 2013 – QR Code Use Expanding
QR codes have taken a while to catch on. Analysts first said that this technology would a popular tool for younger people to use.