shopkick now powered by the Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK

We’re thrilled today to announce that with their most recent release, the popular shopping app shopkick is now supported by Scandit barcode scanning technology. Check out the full press release for the scoop.

shopkick is one of the coolest apps to ever hit the mobile world.  The app is basically a game where shoppers earn points called “kicks” that lead to rewards and discounts from leading retailers. shopkick works at popular stores such as Target, Macy’s, Best Buy, Crate&Barrel, Old Navy, Toys”R”Us, Exxon and Mobil, with more stores being added to the network regularly.

Recent research from Nielsen revealed that although shopping apps like Amazon have the most users, shopkick is engaging users for much longer periods of time. If we’re going to have to shop, why not make it fun?  Now combined with the sleek and swift nature Scandit’s Barcode Scanner SDK, shopkick users can seamlessly interact with products by scanning their barcode in store.

Get started with shopkick by downloading their app for iPhone or Android today! We’re beyond excited to work with the shopkick team and look forward to very productive relationship.

To read about other apps that leverage our barcode scanning technology, head over to our case studies page.