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Direct marketing solution that enables merchants to roll out their digital red carpet for customers.
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 29, 2012 -- MobileBits Corporation, (OTCBB: MBIT), a leading provider of enterprise-class social and digital experience solutions introduces SAMY, an end-to-end direct mobile marketing and loyalty platform that helps engage and connect to new customers across many touch-points for merchants, brands and retailers.
SAMY is the 'Mobile Mall' that enables any merchant, retailer or brand to connect with large numbers of mobile consumers. The solution provides business a complete set of tools to connect with, create and manage mobile campaigns, deals, offers, loyalty and rewards to a subscribed mobile consumer in real-time.
SAMY offers any merchant its own mobile storefront and cloud based, back end controls to manage valuable touch-points to connect instantaneously with customers. Mobile features include:
- Loyalty and Membership Cards
- Gift Cards
- POS integration
- Vouchers and Coupons
- Offers and Flash Sales
- Store Finder
- Online Campaign manager
- Punch cards and Surveys
- Real time reporting and analytics
Businesses now have a complete mobile strategy and storefront within the network that mimics the high traffic benefits of being located in a physical mall. Businesses own the relationship with customers that have opted into their digital storefront and can customize the content and frequency of their messaging to maximize the loyalty of their customers. Local merchants now have the ability to effectively engage and generate transactions through the SAMY app or at the point-of-sale (POS).
Samy(4me)™ quickly became the #1 downloaded shopping app in the iPhone app store in 2 European countries and continues to expand across the continent and will be available in North America this fall. SAMY is free for consumers and for businesses, there are no setup fees and is strictly performance based.
To learn more about how SAMY can help your business please visit www.MobileBits.com/SAMY
MobileBits Corporation is a global technology company that strengthens relationships between companies and their audience by enabling exceptional digital experiences. Our direct mobile marketing network 'SAMY' delivers valuable touch-points to mobile devices, which, in turn, drives engagement and loyalty to maximize revenue. Products include SAMY, SAMY4ME and PRINGO CONNECT. Key accounts are McDonalds, Comcast, Spar, Extreme Pita, Mucho Burrito, plus many others.
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Email: brian.ehrlich [at] mobilebits.com
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