The US- based mobile technology start-up Sionic Mobile has entered a partnership with mobile payments provider DoubleBeam. According to reports, the two plan to leverage each other’s mCommerce capabilities.
Under terms of the agreement Sionic Mobile will license and embed DoubleBeam’s digital image capture and e-checking payments within its ION Rewards app for consumers and ION Loyalty app for merchants. DoubleBeam will integrate Sionic Mobile’s ION mobile ads & rewards platform in its white label mobile wallet solution for retailers.
Retailers using DoubleBeam’s mobile wallet solution will have the option to present day/time and location-based ads to their mobile app customers and all ION Rewards app users within spending distance. ION mobile ads are free to the retailer and include bonus incentives for mobile customers to stop and spend. Customers earn 1% of their purchases in IONs instantly at checkout. IONs are spent like cash on anything at any time at any ION merchant.
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