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Coborns Inc. Partners with Grocery Shopping Network to Launch Mobile Shopping Program(June 14, 2011)
Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) June 14, 2011
Grocery Shopping Network (GSN) is pleased to announce the launch of a new mobile apps program for Coborns Inc.s (Coborns) Coborns and Cashwise stores. This new mobile shopping program is compatible with iPhone and Android smartphones and allows shoppers to view circular specials, in-store specials, recipes, and mobile offers based on this weeks deals from their mobile phone.
Were very excited to launch our iPhone and Android mobile apps, said Chris Coborn, President and Chief Executive Officer of Coborns Inc. With so many cell phone users now using iPhone and Android smartphones, these mobile apps reinforce our commitment to creating a quick and easy online grocery shopping experience. They help give customers time back into their day so they can focus on what matters most to them.
Coborns new mobile program provides shoppers with access to all of the great tools offered online through their mobile phone, including a completely integrated mobile circular with built-in search capabilities; department and brand filtering; the ability to add items manually as well as from the circular or recipe portal; sharing capabilities; access to the searchable recipe portal complete with all recipe details and the recipe of the day; a store map, location finder, and the ability to save a favorite store; as well as contact info, profile syncing, and easy shopping list management. The shoppers can also make a list online and immediately access a saved list on their smartphone as well as making a list on their phone and seeing it online with GSNs profile synchronization.
We are very excited to launch Coborn Inc.s mobile program. Shoppers are increasingly using mobile devices to make the shopper experience better, said Scott Lutz, Chief Executive Officer at Grocery Shopping Network. Our platform offers retailers a variety of opportunities to enhance their marketing efforts while creating superior value for their shoppers. GSN is committed to developing virtual retailing applications that drive loyalty for our customers.
Grocery Shopping Network has been a leading provider of web based retail solutions for the Grocery Industry for over a decade. Working closely with Coborns, GSN created a customized solution to meet the needs of their shoppers. As consumers continue to use new technologies to assist with their everyday lives, GSN has strived to provide relevant content, cost savings, tools that allow shoppers every convenience in planning a trip to the grocery store.
About Coborns Inc.:
Determined, hardworking, proud and visionary; those are the words that best characterize the owners and employees of Coborn's, Incorporated. The legacy of Coborn's began in 1921 and continues today. Coborn's, Incorporated owns and operates 38 Coborn's and Cash Wise Foods grocery stores in the upper Midwest. A true pioneer in the grocery industry, Coborn's, Inc. was the first grocery retailer in the state of Minnesota to utilize scanning at its front-end checkouts, starting in 1972. Coborn's, Inc. is recognized for its outstanding commitment to the communities it serves. The company annually donates more than $2 million and thousands of volunteer hours toward making a positive difference in our communities. For more information about Coborns, Inc., please visit our website at: http://www.coborns.com.
About the Grocery Shopping Network, Inc.:
Grocery Shopping Network, Inc. connects consumers, retailers, and brands through its premier content, advertising, and software for retail websites. The companys platform enables consumers to quickly plan a shopping trip or place an order online while providing savings as well as time and menu planning benefits. With GSN OutReach advertisers and retailers can target and reach their brands highest potential power shoppers from a national to neighborhood level utilizing premium publisher sites. GSN StoreSite, with strategic partners, delivers retail & grocery websites in top US markets for brands to target consumers as they plan and shop online. GSN InSight provides advertising campaign ROI analysis backed by POS transaction data from over 40 million loyalty card holders. For additional information, please visit our website at: http://www.groceryshopping.net.
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