DALLAS, Sept. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blue Calypso, Inc. (BCYP), an innovator of mobile consumer activation, engagement and social advocacy solutions for manufacturers and brick-and-mortar retailers, announced today that Yelp has agreed to explore the use of KIOSentrix AC powered beacons in potential distribution to Yelp's retail customer base. Yelp has committed to an initial order of 4,000 KIOSentrix beacons. Additionally, Blue Calypso and Yelp have agreed to dismiss their pending lawsuit.
"We are excited to work with Yelp as they explore the potential use of beacons within their retail customer's store locations. We think Yelp has a great product and is ideal for beacon enablement. This will create a compelling opportunity to enhance the experience that both consumers and retailers have when they use the Yelp platform. As consumers use Yelp to explore restaurants and retail stores, Blue Calypso's beacons could cause those who are directed to a store location to be presented with location-centric content as they enter the store. Our technology could also help retailers know when Yelp has driven customer foot traffic to their location," said Levi.
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About Blue Calypso, Inc. Dallas-based Blue Calypso, Inc. (BCYP) develops and delivers an innovative location-centric mobile shopper engagement platform for brands and retailers using its patented portfolio of products, including KIOSentrix®, Mobile ADvantage™, DashTAGG® and SOCIALECHO™. The Company employs its unique and flexible platform to connect consumers to brands, drive local in-store traffic, increase shopper spend and shorten the consumer's path-to-purchase. For more information about the company, please visit www.bluecalypso.com