Digitized Discounting

Food shopping apps include price reductions for deal seekers

Implications - Social media tools have made today's consumer highly aware of the best price points, and in response, food shopping apps are placing an emphasis on discounts. Aside from the grocery sector, attention to savings is industry-spanning, as brands seek to offer competitive products in markets catering to informed, digitally savvy shoppers.
SCORE: 4.6
Mild Top 6 Examples: 8,557 Total Clicks Jul 14 - Aug 15
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Discounted Ingredient Apps - A Dutch App Tracks Supermarket Deals and Offers Inexpensive Recipes
SCORE: 6.1
Warm 2,944 Clicks Pub: Jul 15, 14
Discounted Ingredient Apps
A Dutch App Tracks Supermarket Deals and Offers Inexpensive Recipes
A food app based out of the Netherlands uses supermarket deals to create recipes for users. The Koken met aanbiedingen app uses daily discounts at grocery stores to offer budget-friendly family... [More]
Coupon Cashing Apps - The Checkout 51 App Takes Couponing into the Digital Age
SCORE: 4.3
Mild 1,972 Clicks Pub: Apr 27, 15
Coupon Cashing Apps
The Checkout 51 App Takes Couponing into the Digital Age
Checkout 51 is a clever app that will take much of the hassle out of the cut-and-collect couponing system of the past. The grocery shopping and saving app makes it easy for individuals to collect... [More]
Discount Grocery Apps - The Snap by Groupon App Helps You Find Deals on Groceries
SCORE: 4.4
Mild 1,253 Clicks Pub: Oct 8, 14
Discount Grocery Apps
The Snap by Groupon App Helps You Find Deals on Groceries
As well as being able to snag special deals on events and activities through certain companies, the Snap by Groupon app is making it extremely easy to save money while you shop for groceries. The... [More]
Grocery Smartwatch Apps - Metro's Grocery Store App Updates the Shopping Experience with Wearables
SCORE: 4.3
Mild 545 Clicks Pub: Jul 15, 15
Grocery Smartwatch Apps
Metro's Grocery Store App Updates the Shopping Experience with Wearables
Rather than shopping with a paper list, or checking off items using a phone, Metro’s new grocery store app for the Apple Watch makes it possible to check off boxes of purchased items as they&#... [More]
Paperless Coupon Apps - 'Milk' is a Handy App That Helps You Save at the Grocery Store
SCORE: 3.5
Mild 1,596 Clicks Pub: Nov 24, 14
Paperless Coupon Apps
'Milk' is a Handy App That Helps You Save at the Grocery Store
If you like to save money, but are not fond of constantly clipping coupons, Milk is a coupon app that will save you from having to break out the scissors. The app saves you money at the grocery store,... [More]
Perishing Produce Platforms - BuyMeBy Reduces Waste By Offering Online Discounts For Expiring Food
SCORE: 3.1
Untested 247 Clicks Pub: Aug 14, 15
Perishing Produce Platforms
BuyMeBy Reduces Waste By Offering Online Discounts For Expiring Food
These online discounts are supposed to help grocery stores decrease their waste. BuyMeBy is a platform that automates the process of putting expiring food products on sale. Springwise describes this... [More]