New mobile applicaton offers convenient solution for Stream customers when purchasing new smartphones
Online PR News – 19-May-2015 – Dallas, Texas – Inhance Technology today announced a partnership with Stream Energy, a premier nationwide provider of essential home services in the USA, to deliver an advanced mobile application that will enable the quicker delivery of the Mobile by Stream product to new customers.
The Stream Swap It! app will form part of the recently launched Mobile by Stream, the only mobile service in the USA that allows customers to choose from two major networks and earn free mobile services when they refer a friend.
The cross-platform mobile solution will enable sales associates to offer new customers the option to quickly and securely copy contacts, images and messages from their old device to a new one using the mobile app and a shared Wi-Fi connection.
Once the new device is up and running, the Stream Swap It! app will additionally provide customers with advanced mobile security to protect the device and its content. Security features will include remote online settings to lock, locate and recover a missing device, intelligent locking, a siren function to sound an alarm and a picture capture function to take a photo of the finder. It will also offer a backup function that can safely stores customers’ content to the cloud.
The Stream Swap It! app will offer a new communications channel between Stream and its customers by utilizing an integrated in-app messaging tool. This tool can be used to send important news updates and the latest special offers direct to the customer’s device.
Tony Andrews, Chief Executive of Mobility at Stream Energy, said: “Our innovative approach towards using direct selling techniques has revolutionized the energy industry in recent years. We are now doing the same with the telco industry, by making it as convenient and as cost effective as possible for our customers to purchase new smartphones.
“By offering content transfer, our sales agents can ensure our customers’ precious memories are moved from their old device to their new one in minutes. In addition, the Stream Swap It! app will also offer superior mobile security and content back-up features, which we believe are crucial when protecting expensive devices with invaluable content stored on them.
Paul Prendergast, CEO of Inhance Technology, said: “By working closely with such an innovative company like Stream, we have been able to deliver a premium tailor-made solution that suits their needs. In the past, transferring content has been done with a hardware solution that connects two devices via a cable. Using this solution, Stream sales associates can offer a quick and secure service, ensuring they never lose a sale.”
Stream is a premier nationwide provider of essential home services. Founded in 2005, the Dallas-based company’s innovative deployment of direct marketing revolutionized the energy industry, generating more than $7 billion in total revenue in just ten years and transforming it into one of the largest direct selling companies in the global energy market.
Irish-headquartered Inhance Technology develops cross-platform white-label mobile applications for some of the world’s leading mobile retailers, insurers and trade-in companies. It ranked first in the 2014 Deloitte Fast 50 for fastest growing Irish technology companies.