Industry Radar Maps Platform showcase: Store locators, checkout forms, and more
Since we launched Radar Maps Platform, dozens of companies have cut their maps bill significantly by switching from Google or Mapbox. Here are a few of the best examples.
Read more Industry New Forrester Consulting research commissioned by Radar finds that location is essential for building world-class customer experiences
We are excited to announce our newest commissioned study, “Deliver world-class customer experiences with location infrastructure.”
Read more Industry Build the experiences customers expect with foreground location signals
Unlock stellar customer experiences with foreground-only location.
Read more Industry Build vs. buy: geofencing and location infrastructure
Explore the differences between building and buying geofencing and location infrastructure to help determine which is right for your business.
Read more Industry Webinar: How to drive engagement through SMS from Attentive, Bounteous+Hathway, and Radar
Radar's CEO and Co-Founder, Nick Patrick, joined partners at Attentive and Bounteous+Hathway for an interactive webinar to discuss a range of topics from cultivating an audience of customers that opt-in to executing on an omnichannel strategy.
Read more Industry Building blocks for location-based app experiences
Building an app of which location is a core component is complicated as well. You have a lot to think about: user experience, a permissioning flow, and the value that location access will bring your users.
Read more Industry 3 restaurant technology trends from MURTEC 2022
During MURTEC, we heard from marketing, technology, and operations professionals about new developments in the space and how location data can help restaurant brands increase customer satisfaction and engagement, operational efficiencies, and revenue.
Read more Industry Webinar: The Drive-Thru Has Changed Everything
Our CEO Nick Patrick recently sat down with experts in the restaurant industry to discuss how the drive-thru and off-premise dining has paved the way for the restaurant of the future.
Read more Industry Deliver real-time messages for travel customers with Radar and Braze
With the right tools and right approach, travel and hospitality brands can provide relevant and valuable customer experiences at every step of a customer’s trip.
Read more Industry 4 ways travel brands can use location data to deliver out of this world experiences
Travel companies can build next-level guest experiences through their app with location technologies such as geofencing and beacons.
Read more Industry Webinar: Why digital technology is the key to great customer experience in a post pandemic world
After teaming up with Mobiquity to conduct a consumer behavior study in April, we hosted a webinar to share how convenience stores can meet consumer experience by leveraging digital technology.
Read more Industry Top geofencing strategies for air travel brands to boost retention and revenue streams
A lot is up in the air on travel day, but airlines and related providers can best serve travelers with location-based mobile experiences. Geofencing can help alleviate friction in the traveler experience to increase revenue and retention.
Read more Industry Webinar: How to capture and convert traffic post-COVID with Radar, Yext, and OpenTable
We teamed up with Yext and OpenTable to share strategies to capture the post-COVID surge in demand for in-person experiences.
Read more Industry Top geofencing strategies for hotel chains to improve guest experiences and cultivate loyalty
Here are the top ways hotels can use geofencing to power exceptional experiences that keep guests coming back and spending more.
Read more Industry Bridging the physical and digital gap in a post-COVID world
Watch Radar's keynote session from Brand Growth Summit 2021: As consumers move through the physical world again post-COVID, winning brands will exceed new consumer expectations by seamlessly bridging the digital and physical.
Read more Industry Top geofencing strategies for grocery chains to foster loyalty and improve operations
Geofencing holds a great deal of promise for grocery chains to create customer loyalty and in-store engagement, as well as streamline their own operations.
Read more Industry How Radar can help travel and entertainment brands reactivate users on-premise
It’s never been more important for entertainment brands to connect with their customers in real time and surface features that make them feel more comfortable on-premise, and location-context is what makes these experiences possible.
Read more Industry Webinar: Building better BOPIS experiences with Airship and Radar
In this webinar, learn how Radar’s location solutions and Airship’s customer engagement platform work together to power a seamless BOPIS experience.
Read more Industry Webinar: E-commerce optimization best practices with Taplytics
We teamed up with our friends at Taplytics to bring you a masterclass in shopping personalization out-of-store, on the way, and in-store.
Read more Industry The guide to Play Store background location approval
Starting on March 29, 2021, apps submitted to the Google Play Store must receive approval to access location in the background. Learn tips and best practices for getting approved.
Read more Industry Location data privacy checklist
In this post, we share a ten-point location data privacy checklist to help you collect location data and build location-based experiences in the right way.
Read more Industry Retail showdown: Safe curbside pickup at Home Depot versus Lowe's (plus free worksheet)
In this five-round showdown, we evaluate how home improvement competitors Home Depot and Lowe's rolled out curbside pickup in a hurry at all their locations.
Read more Industry How to thrive with curbside: lessons from the nation's leading restaurants
We've sampled nine of the nation's largest restaurant chains to find out what ingredients make a Michelin-Star curbside experience.
Read more Industry How to build a winning loyalty program in QSR and Retail
With personalization and relevance as the cornerstone of a winning loyalty program, we’ve put together a framework to help QSRs and retailers evaluate their technology strategy.
Read more Industry How retailers should be thinking about BOPIS this winter
Buy online, pick up in store (BOPIS) orders now make up around 40% of total retail orders. Location can help the end-to-end experience for retailers and their customers by communicating arrival information to both parties.
Read more Industry Why QR codes are cool again (and what to expect next)
QR codes are cool again because they're a lightweight, contactless way to unlock a digital experience tied to a physical location. But many large retailers and QSRs are turning to another, more powerful technology: geofencing.
Read more Industry How to win at mobile order-ahead with Curbside 2.0
Curbside 1.0 is falling short of its promise to meet consumer expectations for convenient pick-up experiences. This winter, the spotlight will shine on the QSRs and retailers who have the right infrastructure in place for live tracking with Curbside 2.0.
Read more Industry Understanding approximate location permissions in iOS 14
iOS 14 allows users to share only their approximate location with apps rather than their precise location. In this post, we explain the changes and how to prepare.
Read more Industry Students build apps with Radar to address the world’s biggest challenges
Over the last few months, we’ve seen aspiring engineers and student hackers from across the world use Radar to build projects that help society and improve lives.
Read more Industry We can't solve the problems of tomorrow with the tools of the past
Radar and nine other independent software companies united to declare that CRM systems are no longer enough for the digital era.
Read more Industry Discussing all things location context on the MapScaping podcast
Our CEO sits down with the MapScaping podcast to talk location context, creating great app experiences, and the future of mobile.
Read more Industry The Radar guide to location prompt best practices
Our best practices when prompting for location services, plus examples from 8 apps that do it well.
Read more Industry Understanding new location permissions in Android Q and iOS 13
Android Q and iOS 13 introduce new location permissions. In this post, we explain the changes, as well as best practices for building with location on iOS 13, Android Q, and beyond.
Read more Industry The future of marketing is context-driven. Here are the winners and losers.
Digital marketers have always aimed to deliver the right message to the right customers at the right time. But in recent years, the bar has been raised.
Read more Industry Five questions to ask when choosing a location platform
Radar is a location platform for mobile apps. But what is a location platform, and how should you choose one?
Read more Industry Making sense of new background location restrictions in iOS 11 and Android O
iOS 11 and Android O, still in developer preview, introduce new background location restrictions.
Read more Industry If you're only geofencing in the background, you're missing out
Geofencing can increase user engagement, not only by pushing contextual information to users in the background, but also by pulling contextual information for users in the foreground, no tapping or searching required.