ShopText Signs Patent Licensing Agreement With Helferich Patent Licensing, LLC

 

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

ShopText Signs Patent Licensing Agreement 
With Helferich Patent Licensing, LLC

Enables brands and retailers to deliver licensed mobile drive-to-web programs

Norwalk, CT – ShopText, Inc., the leader in mobile shopper marketing and loyalty solutions for brands and retailers, announced today that it signed a patent licensing agreement with Helferich Patent Licensing, LLC (HPL).  Using ShopText, companies can include links in their text messages to drive consumers to websites, YouTube videos, Facebook, apps and more.
 
Under the terms of the agreement, ShopText is the first HPL authorized mobile marketing platform approved to offer “text to shortcode programs” on behalf of third parties—interactive, yet simple text messaging programs that enable brands to connect consumers to websites, facebook and YouTube videos from any TV, print, radio, in-store or packaging ad.
 
“ShopText’s groundbreaking agreement with HPL continues its commitment to bring leading edge mobile marketing solutions to market,” said Steve Roberts, CEO at ShopText.  “By working with ShopText, brands and retailers can now execute their mobile marketing and consumer drive-to-web programs using HPL-licensed technology and services.”
 
About ShopText
ShopText is the leader in mobile shopper marketing and loyalty. Our SaaS mobile platform enables brands and retailers to engage consumers from any ad with a simple text message and creates a new opt-in direct-to-consumer channel.  To learn more, visit www.shoptext.com or experience the impact of this license by texting GOMOBILE to 467467 (msg&data rates apply).