Casey Gannon

Casey Gannon

Casey Gannon is global vice president of marketing at Shopgate, a mobile commerce platform.

A Guide to Meeting Customers Where They’re At

Recently, 7-Eleven announced a new app that enables customers to receive delivery where it’s convenient for them at a drop of a pin, whether it be at a park, beach, sports field, entertainment venue, or any other location that may not have a traditional address. Last year, Burger King launched a campaign that allowed anyone within 600…

Swipe Right on Push Notifications

Let’s take a moment to think about all the push notifications you received on your phone today. When you woke up this morning, your social media apps most likely alerted you of someone’s birthday, an exclusive one-day sale at your favorite retailer, or breaking news trending on your news feed. As you’re scrolling, you receive…

5 Power Plays to Meet the Demands of Today’s Omnichannel Consumers

In this new retail reality, most consumers are on an indefinite power play. If we think about it in hockey terms, modern shoppers now have the advantage over many retailers simply because of their need for immediate gratification. Consumers want the products they want, and they want to dictate exactly how, when and where they…

How to Retain Your Holiday Customers in the New Year and Beyond

Retailers, it’s time to give yourselves a pat on the back because the holiday season is over and you’ve successfully optimized your mobile strategy. Your brand increased sales, executed a strong holiday campaign, and won the shopping carts of consumers everywhere. But now that you have these new customers, how do you retain them after…

School is in Session, But is Your Mobile App Making the Grade?

As the summer winds down and parents start preparing their kids for the new school year, retailers are looking for the best ways to give their customers the most convenient and seamless back-to-school (BTS) shopping experiences. While we know that in-store and online continue to be key retail channels, we also know that mobile shoppers…