The popular social network is building an online store for T-shirts and other branded products.
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It’s no secret that Foursquare users are a devoted group, often "checking in" to the location-based social network multiple times a day. For some super-users, this virtual-world activity isn’t enough, however; they want to identify themselves as Foursquare fans through clothing or other accessories. So Foursquare is working to establish an online store to sell branded merchandise, Forbes has learned. The store, which will be hosted on Foursquare’s website, will carry Foursquare T-shirts, pins and stickers, among other products. It could open as soon as the end of the summer, says Foursquare lead designer Mari Sheibley.
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