Rovio is in talks with Starbucks and other retail chains to create in-store experiences built around its "Angry Birds" franchise. The partnerships could include the sale of virtual items and "leaderboards" showing top players. "It's tying in the real world with the virtual world," said Wibe Wagemans, a senior vice president at Rovio. "Retailers get new customers who've not been to their stores yet, and repeat customers."
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