Shopping Centers

Guide, Serve and Delight Your Shoppers

Improve the shopping experience and keep shoppers coming back.

Today’s shoppers expect convenience whether they are browsing online or in the store. When they download a branded shopping center application, shoppers get access to perks they love in real time, no matter where they are.

Phunware’s mobile apps for shopping centers help users navigate from the parking lot to the store they’re looking for and keep them informed about on-property events and promotions.

Apps can also drive revenue for individual retailers with features like location-enabled messaging, promotions and in-app advertising.


42% of shoppers cited mobile as the most important form of media for finding information while shopping.


60% of shoppers say they shop and buy on their smartphones.


Elevated Shopper Mobile Experience

Directory of Retailers

A searchable directory of retailers makes it easy for shoppers to find their favorite stores and guides them to their destination with the click of a button.

Indoor Navigation

Provide shoppers with a portable interactive guide from the parking lot to their favorite stores. Shoppers can also use parking reminder to find their car once they are done shopping.

Movie Showtimes

Whether they want to plan in advance or catch a movie on a whim after a day of shopping, app users can easily access up-to-date showtimes and purchase movie tickets.

Location Marketing

Send shoppers the right message at the right time based on their location in the shopping center. Share notifications about events, promotions from nearby stores, or exit surveys when users head from the mall into the parking lot.

Featured Promotions and Events

Stay top of mind and keep shoppers coming back by featuring seasonal events or promotions from individual retailers. (Example: Don’t miss the semi-annual sale at Sports Warehouse tomorrow from 12-6pm)

Broadcast push messaging

Location entry / exit campaigns

Real-time triggered events

Translation capabilities

Open integration APIs

Interactive directory


Surveys and feedback


Audience Engagement

iOS and Android

GPS, Wi-Fi and beacon for location

Elevate the shopping experience today! Let’s talk!

Let us help you create a custom mobile app that improves shopping center wayfinding, retailer retention and on-property shopper engagement. Our pre-packaged shopping center solution is perfect for properties that want relatively low total cost of ownership (TCO) and quick time to market.

SDK Download

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Android SDK

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