Shopping apps for Black Friday 2016
People willing to brave the traffic, crowds and general mayhem that can be Black Friday 2016 are true retail shopping heroes. The days of spending the days and nights leading up to the biggest shopping day of the year planning and plotting are largely behind us. Like most things, technology has helped make things more convenient and sane. If you are the type to make the most of technology and looking for the best shopping apps for Black Friday 2016, the Don Wheaton Blog has done a little looking around and found a few suggestions that could make your annual shopping trip more efficient and possibly, less expensive.
Best apps for comparing prices
Save thumb and finger fatigue by using Shopsavvy. Instead of spending valuable seconds looking up items on your smartphone individually, this application allows you to simply scan the bar code to unleash as much information as possible. Shopsavvy will offer suggestions for where an item might be cheaper, similar options and possibly even the item’s availability at a particular location if you struck out on your first stop.
Available for Apple and Android.
The shopping-adverse have come to rely on Amazon to avoid having to leave the house. For world-class shoppers, Amazon can provide some context to the deal on the item you are currently looking at in the store. Some retailers that have price match could be leveraged by the offers on the Amazon app, simply show the price difference at the register for an instant discount.
Available for Apple, Android and Windows Phone.
ScanLife allows shoppers to compare prices and learn more about products while also accumulating points at certain stores. These points can be used for a number of different things, like gift cards or unadvertised discounts and rebates. Simply scan bar codes and QR codes on the packages to use the application.
Available for Apple, Android, Windows Phone and Blackberry.
Pro tip: Don’t forget to download any available applications for the specific stores you plan on visiting. This is the time of year when retailers are throwing out the rules and competing hard for your hard-earned holiday money. Make them work for it!
If you have questions about how any of your mobile technology can be paired with your vehicle, contact a Don Wheaton sales professional today.