The answer is “Yes!”, and here we have a (non-exhaustive) list.
iBeacon tech trials by most important Retailers:
– Alex & Ani (40 stores)
– Apple Stores (254 US stores)
– American Eagle Outfitters (100 US stores)
– Kenneth Cole
[Source: Wall Street Journal – http://blogs.wsj.com/cio/2014/02/13/fashion-retailer-tries-on-apples-ibeacon-for-size/]
– Giant Eagle
[Source: TechCrunch – http://techcrunch.com/2014/01/06/inmarket-rolls-out-ibeacons-to-200-safeway-giant-eagle-grocery-stores-to-reach-shoppers-when-it-matters/]
– NFL for Super Bowl 2014
[Source: Cult of Mac – http://www.cultofmac.com/264872/super-bowl-kicks-ibeacon-season/]
– Coca-Cola for World Cup in Brazil (Summer 2014)
[Source: TheDrum – http://www.thedrum.com/news/2014/01/13/coca-cola-explores-ibeacons-marketing-tool-world-cup-sponsorship]
If you wish to know more about iBeacon technology, feel free to download my white-paper titled “iBeacon Bible” from this site, just click here; my “iBeacon Quick Start Guide” is available too, clicking here.
Andy Cavallini (firstname.lastname@example.org)