Budweiser #BudAR Augmented Reality Activation and Contest to Celebrate Bud Stage’s 25th Anniversary
New York, NY and Toronto, ON, July 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- NexTech AR Solutions (the “Company” or “NexTech”) (OTCQB: NEXCF)(CSE: NTAR)(FSE: N29) today announced its Budweiser contest for July is now live. Millions of fans can enter to win Bud Stage season tickets just by downloading the ARitize™ App. Budweiser selected NexTech’s ARitize™ app to trigger an augmented reality experience which is activated when pointing the phone at a 25th anniversary Budweiser can.
Starting today, July 3rd, 2019, NexTech will be running a social media driven #BudAR contest giving away season tickets to the Budweiser stage which will be featuring in July: Bryan Adams, “Weird Al Yankovic”, Heart with Cheryl Crow and Elle King, Wiz Khalifa, Time Impala, and Sarah McLachlan.
“The NexTech team has done a fabulous job building its AR/ AI tech stack which is now in use for one of the biggest and best known global brands, a true testament to the quality of their work. Budweiser is bringing AR to the masses through enhanced customer engagements with NexTech,” said Evan Gappelberg, CEO of NexTech. “Our industry leading AR technology allows brands to curate an immersive, branded experience where they can sell, teach, communicate and share their product, service or experience through Augmented Reality (AR) accessible across all platforms and devices.''
For a chance to enter, use the sharing feature in ARitize™ to take a photo of your Budweiser AR experience. Share the picture to social media with the hashtag #BudAR and enter your band which the chosen icon represents. See NexTech's website (www.nextechar.com/contestrules) for more contest details, rules and regulations.
A recent study from Digital Bridge found that 74 percent of consumers expect retailers to offer an augmented reality experience, while Daymon reports that 72 percent of consumers said they have purchased something they were not planning to after experiencing it through AR.
NexTech has built the industry’s most diverse AR and AI technology stack, which is scalable, customizable, and most importantly an easy solution to integrate within an existing web interface, positioning NexTech as the leader in the rapidly growing AR industry, estimated to hit $120 billion by 2022 according to Statista.
About NexTech AR Solutions Corp.
NexTech is bringing a next generation web enabled augmented reality (AR) platform with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and analytics to the Cannabis industry, eCommerce, education, training, healthcare and video conferencing. Having integrated with Shopify, Magento and Wordpress, its technology offers eCommerce sites a universal 3D shopping solution. With just a few lines of embed code, the Company’s patent-pending platform offers the most technologically advanced 3D AR, AI technology anywhere. Online retailers can subscribe to NexTech’s state-of-the-art, 3D AR/AI SaaS platform. The Company has created the AR industry’s first end-to-end affordable, intelligent, frictionless, scalable platform.
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