This whitepaper gives our view on travel retail and its future as it is entering the digital age. Should travel retail embrace the digital revolution as much as high street does? Does digital even works within travel retail? Or do airport retailers just don’t know how to apply digital yet?
Since Februari the M2mobi team is supported by the new interns Michael, Inge, Jordy, Alessio, Maren and Ruben. Six students, each with their own talents and disciplines.
After our first release of the DFW app in November we haven’t stopped enhancing the digital customer experience. We’ve received some great feedback from our users that has been valuable and incorporated into this latest release.
We recently launched an update of the Schiphol Airport App. The most important changes include a new map, location detection and indoor navigation functionalities. The app uses beacon technology to make Indoor Wayfinding possible.
Every countries has it’s own traditions and in the Netherlands, Thanksgiving is not something that many people celebrate. But since we are working for the Dallas Fort Worth Airport (DFW), Thanksgiving became super important for us.
Earlier we wrote about how mobile ready the top 100 Airports are. We learned that 50% of the airports has a mobile app. But how many airports are ready for one of the newest technologies: smartwatches.
This week we will be attending the Future Travel Experience in Las vegas. Contact us to set up a meeting; the coffee is on us ;-) If you can't come to Vegas, don't worry! Meet us at: SITA Euro ICT Forum in Athens, Airport IT Expo in Barcelona and The MEADFA Conference in Jordan.
As a mobile agency, it is important that we know everything about the latest trends in the mobile industry. A way to do this, is by visiting events about mobile, apps and new technologies. Therefore we researched which mobile events are indispensable.
Navigation is something we have been using since the beginning of mankind. Back in the day we would rely on the positioning of the stars and sun. Nowadays we are not relying on the sun and stars any more. To deal with navigation problems, indoor way finding systems are helpful. This is why we wanted to see how airports offer their passengers indoor way finding options.
Millions of people are traveling through airports everyday. It is safe to say that every airport has his arrivals and departures terminals, customs and of course the post-security duty free shopping area. But in this digital day and age we were curious to see if airports are also represented with a mobile presence. Therefore we took a close look at the world's top 100 largest airports to find out if they have their own app or mobile friendly webpage to connect to today's passenger.