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POPcodes transforms the payment terminal into a powerful merchant and customer engagement tool.

Creating a Brilliant Customer Experience Across All Channels

A recent Deloitte survey on consumer holiday shopping plans contained some interesting news for brick-and-mortar retailers. While online purchases continue to nibble away at in-person shopping margins, consumers are seeking the best of both worlds. In greater numbers, they’re visiting stores to check out products before purchasing online, or purchasing online and picking items up in-store.


POPcodes to Exhibit in TAG FinTech Summit’s Innovation Alley

Calgary, AB—January 28, 2017—POPcodes, a startup focused on improving consumer and merchant experience, is set to attend the National Merchant Day conference in Atlanta, GA, February 9th 2017


POPcodes to attend PYMNTS National Merchant Day in NYC

FinTech and Retail Tech startup set to showcase their solution at National Merchant Day Feb 16, 2017. Calgary, AB—January 27, 2017—POPcodes, a startup focused on …


POPcodes to Compete in NEAA Competition

BOSTON – Jan. 25, 2017 PRLog — POPcodes, a startup focused on improving consumer, merchant and acquirer experience, has been asked to participate in Catapult 2017 at the Northeast Acquirers Association conference in Boston between January 31st and February 3rd. 


POPcodes Welcomes Tim Suther to Its Advisors Group

It was announced today that marketing expert Tim Suther has been named to the POPcodes Advisors Group. Tim joins an all-star advisor group that includes …


PYMNTS and POPcodes Matchmakers Edition

Consumers expect the ability to shop across channels and a seamless experience whether purchasing products online or in-store. But when it comes to utilizing promo …


POPcodes selected to present at Money 20/20’s StartupPitch180 sponsored by EY

POPcodes is one of only fifteen late stage startups selected from around the globe to take place in Money 20/20’s 5th year’s competition. The action will be fast paced, interactive and fun, as judges from leading VC firms and audience voting will determine the 4 winners from our curated list of startup companies.


Former Macy’s Exec Hones In On The Need For Buy Online, Pickup In-Store

Gregg Aamoth, CEO and Co-Founder of omnichannel solution provider POPcodes and a former VP of Customer Marketing Systems and Privacy at Macy’s, is a heavy proponent of the buy online, pickup in-store trend and believes this model creates the most seamless shopping experience across all channels. The model also is known to strip down the hassle of pricing, as 86% of consumers who order products online and pick them up in the store want to avoid shipping fees, according to a POPcodes survey.

In the below Q&A, Aamoth details the buy online, in-store pickup process, and explains why it provides an added convenience that other delivery models do not.