07 Dec '11, 3pm

Now you can buy groceries by scanning QR codes — at the MRT station: Thousands of Singaporean commuters taking t...

Now you can buy groceries by scanning QR codes — at the MRT station: Thousands of Singaporean commuters taking t...

Now you can buy groceries by scanning QR codes — at the MRT station December 7, 2011 by Terence LEE Thousands of Singaporean commuters taking the train at the Bugis and Boon Lay MRT stations will be in for a Christmas surprise: They can purchase now groceries by scanning QR codes with their smartphones. The squarish bar codes are placed next to pictures of the items, which are on a wall. Commuters will then be brought to the Cold Storage website, where they can key in their details and get the Christmas ham delivered to their homes. It’s an interesting integration of mobile commerce and ambient marketing. Dawn Loh, managing director of SMRT Investments, told Channel NewsAsia : “A lot of commuters are always time-starved. Sometimes, they may not have time to do grocery shopping. Online shopping is a way to go now, so with a virtual store now on the public transport network ...

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sg.news.yahoo.com 07 Dec '11, 10am

Will using QR codes to shop catch on? (Photo courtesy of Xavier Lur) Want to do some quick on-the-go Christmas shopping of...