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Newest mobile offering simplifies shopping with on-the-go access to top online coupons and cash back
Denver, CO —August 15, 2012 – ShopAtHome.com, the largest coupon search engine that connects upwards of 12 million consumers each month to thousands of online coupons and the best cash back savings, today announced the release of its free iPhone app. With this app, consumers can instantly browse over 100,000 online coupon codes, deals and cash back rewards from the Web’s largest retailers like Walmart, Best Buy, Macy’s, Sephora and thousands more. Additionally, iPhone shoppers will have access to daily deals from their favorite retailers - like exclusive Cash Back rewards as high as 15%.
Statistics from ShopAtHome.com’s Back-to-School Buy-havior Report reveal that consumers are being budget-savvy about their back-to-school shopping needs this year. According to the report, 80 percent of consumers will search online or at bargain stores for back-to-school items instead of traditional retailers. Additionally, 76 percent of consumers plan to shop the sales more often to help curb back-to-school spending and 53 percent plan to use more coupons.
“Our iPhone app is available just in time for the back-to-school shopping rush,” said Marc Braunstein, president and founder of ShopAtHome.com. “During this hectic time, parents are seeking ways in which to trim their back-to-school spending—and to do it hassle-free. Whether it’s big ticket items like computers, clothing and shoes, or smaller necessities like notebooks, pens and pencils, shoppers can easily find the lowest price available while on the go. Our iPhone app makes shopping – and saving – as seamless as possible.”
This news comes on the heels of ShopAtHome.com’s recent release of Coupon Codes Plus, the first free iPad application offering both online coupon codes and cash back rewards. In just over a month since launch, Coupon Codes Plus has already demonstrated strong levels of user engagement—50 percent of the app’s weekly users are returning users. And they’re looking to save – app users are clicking on coupons 22 percent more than their counterparts on the website.
ShopatHome.com’s iPhone app is free to download and instantly allows shoppers the ability to start saving once they open the app. Once the app is launched, shoppers simply browse by store to uncover coupon codes, daily deals and automatic cash back rewards from ShopAtHome.com.
The application is now available for download from the App Store at iTunes. For more information on ShopAtHome.com, please visit www.ShopAtHome.com.
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Founded in 1986 by husband-and-wife team Marc and Claudia Braunstein, ShopAtHome.com is the web’s largest provider of online coupons, Cash Back rewards and printable grocery and restaurant coupons. The only destination integrating the best discounts from coupons, deals and cash back, the site has evolved from its early roots as the ‘Catalog of Catalogs’. Throughout this transformation, the company has kept the same goal – helping improve the shopping experience for millions of shoppers. As a true coupon powerhouse, ShopAtHome.com aims to provide the most savings to consumers whether they’re shopping at the grocery store or at their favorite online retailer. For more information visit www.ShopAtHome.com.