The iPhone 5 May Have Just Made Mobile Coupons Real

That mythical mobile Starbucks pop up may be coming, courtesy of iPhone's Passbook

Of the potential marketing-related features revealed on Wednesday with regards to the iPhone 5, it's the Passbook app should grab the attention of retail chains. It’s a digital wallet that’s meant to compete head-on with Google Wallet. But more interestingly, because Apple’s products are so popular, it could push forward—finally—the long-ballyhooed, shop-with-your-phone, mobile-coupon-future many have been dreaming of.

AW+

WORK SMARTER - LEARN, GROW AND BE INSPIRED.

Subscribe today!

To Read the Full Story Become an Adweek+ Subscriber

View Subscription Options

Already a member? Sign in