Amazon rolls out subway shopping centers in New York

Wednesday 26 November 2014 10:29 CET | News

Amazon has launched subway shopping centers in New York.

Part of an ad campaign, Amazon is using digital kiosks that were installed earlier in 2014 by Control Group, a US provider of brand building, business strategy and analysis, in collaboration with New Yorks Metropolitan Transportation Authority to display maps of the city’s transit systems.

The screens placed on the subway platforms or around the entrance areas display curated holiday gifts, product information and pricing details, reports Customers can scan a QR code and complete the purchase on their smartphone once they arrive above the ground.

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Keywords: Amazon, subway shopping centers, digital kiosks, holiday gifts, QR codes
Categories: Payments & Commerce
Countries: World
This article is part of category

Payments & Commerce

Industry Events