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Shopkick lays off about 10 percent of staff

Shopkick, a shopping rewards app owned by SK Telecom, laid off a little more than 10 percent of its staff (about 30 people) yesterday, TechCrunch has learned. Shopkick CEO Bill Demas confirmed the lay

Shopkick’s rewards shopping app expands to grocery stores

Shopkick, a shopping rewards app that’s currently ranked only #1233 on the App Store, is expanding its focus. The company today is launching a new feature called Shopkick Grocery, to move it

Bookatable Tests Foodies’ Appetite For iBeacons In UK, Shopkick Passes 7,500 Beacons

iBeacon, the Bluetooth Low Energy technology that is being used by businesses to push offers and other messages to customers’ smartphones when they are in the physical vicinity of a small pingi

Shopkick Starts 100-Store iBeacon Trial For American Eagle, Biggest Apparel Rollout Yet

Apple's iBeacon technology, which uses Bluetooth LE to send notifications to users when they're inside a physical store, is making another mainstream advance today: <a target="_blank" href="http://www

Shopkick Adds In-App Purchases To Help Retailers Fight Amazon: ‘We Are The Anti-Amazon Coalition’

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.shopkick.com">Shopkick</a>, the <a target="_blank" href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/shopkick/id383298204?mt=8">iOS</a> and <a target="_blank" href="https://pla

Shopkick Says It’s Now Profitable, With Its Shopping App Adding $200M In Sales For Target, Best Buy And Others In 2012

Shopping app <a target="_blank" href="http://www.shopkick.com">shopkick</a>, now 4 million users strong, made some <a target="_blank" href="http://www.techmeme.com/100817/p12#a100817p12">big waves</a

Shopkick Sees Big Traffic, Engagement Bump After Major Redesign

For most consumer-focused apps, a redesign can be a daunting experience. If users don't love it, a startup must either go back to the drawing board or stick with something, with the bet that users wil

Shopkick Adds Digital Catalogs, Saved Product Lists And More To Location-Based Shopping App

As the holiday shopping season approaches, startups and retailers are <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/10/03/take-that-amazon-target-adds-qr-codes-in-retail-stores-to-help-shoppers-buy-toys-o

eBay’s RedLaser Takes On Shopkick; Adds Geofencing And Deals With Best Buy To Barcode Scanning App

eBay is entering the territory of mobile shopping app <a target="_blank" href="http://www.shopkick.com/">Shopkick</a> with the latest update in the e-commerce giant's barcode scanning app, RedLaser. T

Location-Based Shopping App Shopkick Partners With MasterCard On Rewards Program

Mobile shopping app <a target="_blank" href="http://www.shopkick.com/">shopkick</a> is announcing a partnership with MasterCard today which will allow cardholders to earn "kicks" (shopkicks' in-app

Location-Based Shopping App Shopkick Adds Former Disney And Nike Exec To Board

Geo-coupon system and shopping app <a href="http://www.shopkick.com/">Shopkick</a> is adding a well-known retail and branding exec to its board today—Andy Mooney, the former Chairman of Disney Consu

Shopkick: We Helped Drive More Than $110M In 2011 Revenue For Brands And Brick And Mortar Retailers

After recently announcing the milestone of <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/01/24/location-based-shopping-app-shopkick-now-3-million-users-strong/">3 million active users</a>, geo-coupon syst

Location-Based Shopping App Shopkick Now 3 Million Users Strong; 1B Deals Viewed

<a href="http://shopkick.com/">Shopkick</a>, an innovative geo-coupon system that is <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/07/14/shopkick-greylock-reid-hoffman/">backed</a> by Kleiner Perkins, Gre

Visa Teams Up With Shopkick To Dole Out Retailer Reward Points At The Point Of Sale

Visa is making a major move in the commerce and technology space, teaming up with <a href="http://shopkick.com/">Shopkick</a>, an innovative geo-coupon system that has <a href="https://beta.techcrunch

How Google, eBay, And PayPal Are Gearing Up For A Very Mobile Holiday Shopping Season

Online holiday shopping <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/01/06/shopping-spree-total-online-holiday-spending-nears-30-billion/">reached record levels</a> in 2010. And e-commerce <a href="https

Shopkick By The Numbers: 700M Product Views; 7M Product Scans; 2.3M Users In The Past Year

We've written plenty of times about <a href="http://shopkick.com/">Shopkick</a>, a geo-coupon system that has received funding from Kleiner Perkins, Greylock, SV Angel and others. Today, the company i

Shopkick Hires eCommerce Vet Doug Galen as Chief Revenue Officer; More Nationwide Deals Coming

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Shopkick 2.0 Puts Your Favorite Stores (And The Best Deals) On Display To Their 1.5 Million Users

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The Power of Velveeta: Shopkick Announces 3 Million Product Scans

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-272973" title="Scan Triscut_2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/scan-triscut_2.jpg?w=300" alt="" width="300" height="191" /></a>Sleeper l

Shopkick Brings In-Store Mobile Coupons To Android Phones

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/shop.jpg" class="shot2">Fresh off a <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/11/16/target-rolls-out-shopkicks-geo-coupon-system-to-242-stores
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