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Should Retailers Offer In-Store Wi-Fi?

By LAN3 Network Solutions on January 20, 2016

The online and physical worlds of retail often seemed opposing, with no hope for reconciliation. After all, with the rapid increase in use of smartphones and tablets, shoppers can easily compare the price of a product with the same version on Amazon, going for the cheaper option with no hesitation.

Topics: Wi-Fi Customer Engagement
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What Are iBeacons?

By LAN3 Network Solutions on December 01, 2015

Following on from our blog post looking at How Retailers Can Profit From Wi-Fi, it is worth taking a look at the technology that enables this cleverness - iBeacons.

Topics: Wi-Fi Customer Engagement Technical
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How Can Retail Profit From Wi-Fi?

By LAN3 Network Solutions on November 20, 2015

The practice of shoppers visiting a store to run the rule over a particular product, only to return to their computer and buy it online has become so commonplace it has earned its own name - showrooming.

Topics: Wi-Fi Customer Engagement
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How Kew Gardens use iBeacons and Wi-Fi to Improve Visitor Experience

By Jon Little @ Kew Gardens on September 30, 2015

For the past few months I have been working on improving the iBeacons and Wi-Fi at Kew to help enable a new mobile app that provides relevant, timely and quality information as visitors journey around the site.

Topics: Wi-Fi Customer Engagement