The $67 million investment in Allopneus will help Michelin better understand online tire buyers, the tire maker says.
ShoppingList.com wants to be consumers' online radar screen for offline sales by alerting users to when and where items go on sale. Visitors can look for specific product, brand or store categories, conduct a search, or get ideas by browsing the holiday section. The site also has a buyer's guide for gift ideas and product location and a shopping expert for advice and suggestions about appropriate gift ideas. Shoppers can use the site to plan their shopping routes with a store locator and maps with directions.
Sunnyvale, Calif.-based ShoppingList.com has sales information on more than 250 product categories with 30,000 brands available in 140,000 locations nationwide. For retailers and manufacturers, ShoppingList.com is a geo-targeted marketing platform for driving in-store traffic that reaches consumers when they are ready to purchase. For consumers, ShoppingList.com provides comprehensive, current, accurate, free information on sales and products at their local retail stores.