Girl Scout cookies go high-tech: Smartphone sales

March 28, 2011 at 9:28 am in INFORUM

PARMA, Ohio The Girl Scouts were selling their cookies the old-fashioned way, pulling a creaky-wheeled red wagon laden with Thin Mints and Samoas down a suburban street. But the affair took a decidedly 21st-century twist when, with a polite smile, one of the girls pulled out a smartphone and inquired: “Would you like to pay with a credit card?” Continue Reading