MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – June 30, 2010 – Coupons.com Incorporated, the recognized leader in digital coupons, today announced that its Grocery iQ and Coupons.com applications for iPhone and Android phones have been downloaded more than 1 million times, including more than 300,000 downloads in the last 45 days. Critically acclaimed, both applications have received rave reviews and accolades from the media, bloggers and users, including Grocery iQ being named the best grocery list management application by the New York Times and the Coupons.com application being touted for its ability to load coupons directly to store loyalty cards for a rapidly growing network of retailers.
“Our goal is to give consumers the money-saving offers they want—at the right place, at the right time. Our Coupons.com digital coupon platform uniquely allows us to engage consumers with relevant offers all along the path to purchase, from the moment they identify purchase need to actual purchase, including list building and in-store browsing, comparison and selection,” said Steven Boal, CEO of Coupons.com Incorporated.
“Coupons.com has long recognized the value of delivering contextually relevant coupons and the importance of mobile to the shopping experience,” said Steve Horowitz, Coupons.com CTO and former Google engineering director who led the team responsible for the Android operating system and platform. “Our recently awarded technology patents, including for the delivery of contextually related offers, are affirmation of our long-standing history of innovation and represent important building blocks for our continued innovation in the future.”
Coupons.com Mobile Apps
Grocery iQ is the wildly popular application for creating and managing grocery lists. The application includes a long list of features and functions to easily create, organize and share lists, including voice recognition and barcode scanning. Grocery iQ also provides easy access to Coupons.com coupons that users can print for redemption and Save to Card coupons that load directly to store loyalty cards. The application has been an Apple App Store Staff Pick, No. 1 in the Lifestyle category and a Top 100 app in the Apple App Store. In addition, Grocery iQ is Featured in the Android Market. Currently free, Grocery iQ is available for iPhone and Android devices.
The Coupons.com app allows users to access, browse and select offers from Coupons.com, including coupons they can print for redemption, Save to Card coupons that load directly to their store loyalty cards as well as hyper-local Show & Save coupons they show on their mobile devices for redemption at point of sale. A free application, Coupons.com is available for iPhone. Versions for other mobile operating systems are in development.
With either application, users can print coupons wirelessly on their HP printers or send a link to their email account, which will take them to Coupons.com where selected coupons are already clipped and ready to be printed.