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Dec 01, 2014, 18:52 ET shopkick In-Store Shopper Traffic Data Reveals Impact of Thanksgiving Openings on Black Friday Visits

 shopkick, the most widely used real-world shopping app, today reveals in-store shopper traffic data that shows the "Thanksgiving Effect" of...


Oct 23, 2014, 02:45 ET shopkick Expands into First International Market; Five of Germany's Largest Retailers Launch Nationwide Programs on Day One

shopkick, the most widely used real-world shopping app, today launches in Germany, Europe's largest economy and retail market, in partnership with...


Oct 15, 2014, 09:00 ET shopkick Surpasses $1 Billion Generated for Partners

 On the heels of its acquisition by South Korea-based mobile and commerce leader SK planet, shopkick, the most widely used real-world shopping...


Sep 27, 2014, 13:30 ET Mobile Shopping Leaders SK planet and shopkick To Join Forces; Acquisition will Create the Global Mobile Shopping Innovation Leader

In an effort to capture a major piece of the growing U.S. mobile commerce and location-based shopping market, SK planet Co., Ltd. (SKP) today...


Feb 13, 2014, 09:00 ET Rapid shopBeacon™ Adoption Is the Latest shopkick Success Signal

 shopkick, the most widely used real-world shopping app, today reported rapid expansion across several key company metrics, from expanded...


Dec 19, 2013, 09:00 ET Shopkick Extends Partnership with Sports Authority Nationwide

Shopkick, the most widely used real-world shopping app, today announced it has partnered with Sports Authority, one of the largest full-line...


Mar 21, 2013, 09:00 ET From Browsing to Buying, shopkick's New iPad App Makes Shopping More Interactive from the Couch to the Cash Register

 Shopkick, the most widely used real-world shopping app, today releases an iPad app to make an increasingly interactive shopping experience...


Feb 13, 2013, 09:00 ET Shopkick No. 1 Most Frequently Used Shopping App and Now No. 34 of All Mobile Apps in the U.S.

 Shopkick, the most widely used real-world shopping app, today announces that Nielsen ranked shopkick as the 34th most widely used of all...


Oct 17, 2012, 09:00 ET Shopkick's New User Interface Takes Catalogs and Sunday Circulars Mobile; Reminds Shoppers of Items 'Liked' at Home When They Enter a Store

 Shopkick, the largest real-world shopping app, today reveals a completely re-imagined look and user interface enhanced with more chances for...


Apr 03, 2012, 09:00 ET Shopkick and ExxonMobil Partner to Pump Out Rewards to Consumers

Shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for walking into stores and interacting with products, today...


Mar 29, 2012, 09:00 ET Marketing Maestro Behind Disney Princesses and Nike CMO from its 'Just Do It' Era Joins shopkick Board Of Directors

shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for walking into stores and interacting with products, today...


Jan 24, 2012, 10:00 ET shopkick Kicked A$$ in 2011: More Than 3 Million Shoppers Now Use the App to Walk-in, Scan, Browse and Swipe Their Way to Valuable Rewards

shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for walking into stores and interacting with products, today...


Oct 18, 2011, 10:42 ET Shopkick Announces First Supermarket Partnership and Mobile Rewards for Buying Specific Brands and Products

shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app with over 2 million U.S. users, today announces its first supermarket partner with a...


Aug 17, 2011, 11:00 ET A Year of Retail Revolution: shopkick Celebrates Its First Birthday by Adding Partners and Rewards in More Categories and More Places

shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for walking into stores, today celebrates a year since its launch...


Jun 23, 2011, 12:27 ET Chief Revenue Officer "Walks In" to shopkick: Veteran of Shutterfly, eBay and E-LOAN Joins Company Behind Largest and Fastest-Growing Location-Based Shopping App

shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app, today announced Doug Galen has joined its C-Suite as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) to lead the...


May 06, 2011, 09:00 ET Walk-In Rewards Go Nationwide; shopkick Partner Crate and Barrel Rolls Out Across the Country Sooner Than Anticipated

Today shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app, announced that all Crate and Barrel locations across the U.S. will offer walk-in rewards...


Feb 14, 2011, 10:26 ET It's Love! shopkick Users Check In 100 Million Times in Six Months

shopkick, the location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for visiting stores, celebrates Valentine's Day by saying 'I Love You' back...


Feb 08, 2011, 14:49 ET shopkick Users Surpass 3 Million Product Scans With Their Smartphones; Consumer and Brand Adoption Continue

shopkick, the location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for visiting stores, today announced it has quietly become the leader in...


Jan 18, 2011, 09:00 ET San Francisco Shopper Wins 4 Million Kickbucks for Shopping Spree in shopkick's 12 Days of Kickmas Sweepstakes

shopkick, the location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for visiting stores, today delivered gift cards to be redeemed by Eric S. of...


Dec 14, 2010, 09:00 ET It Works! Shopkick Delivers on its Promise of Driving Foot Traffic to Stores

Sports Authority, the nation's premier full-line sporting goods retailer, was one of shopkick's inaugural partners when the location-based shopping...


Dec 13, 2010, 09:00 ET Crate and Barrel Joins shopkick Alliance as 8th Strategic Retail Partner; Rewards Shoppers Nationwide Just for Walking In

The home furnishings style icon Crate and Barrel today joins shopkick, as the latest strategic partner to deliver location-based shopping rewards...


Nov 23, 2010, 09:00 ET Simply Walk In and Win - shopkick Is Your True Love With '12 Days of Kickmas' Sweepstakes

shopkick, the location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for visiting stores, today announces "The 12 Days of Kickmas" –...


Nov 18, 2010, 09:00 ET shopkick 'Mobile Meets Retail' App Goes Android; Available on Android Market as of Today

shopkick is expanding to the Android™ platform, effective immediately. The free app is the only app in Android Market™ that rewards...


Nov 17, 2010, 09:00 ET The Wet Seal, Inc. Partners with shopkick to Bring Rewards to Shoppers through Location-Based Shopping App Just in Time for the Holiday Rush

shopkick, the leading location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for visiting stores, and The Wet Seal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WTSLA), a...


Oct 29, 2010, 09:00 ET Miami Turns Up the Heat: shopkick Launches Rewards Simply for Walking in With HP and Best Buy at Miami HEAT's Opening Game

shopkick, the location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for visiting stores, arrives today in Miami. The inaugural program, in...