HYDERABAD: To make shopping fun and easy, Shoppirate.in, after creating waves in the web arena, is all set to tap into the mobile commerce market. The coupon and deals site recently announced the launch of its Android application. Shop Pirate Coupons Android app is available for free download on the Google Play store, making deals and coupons accessible for on-the-go shoppers. The online couponing portal claims that the application has already crossed 1 lakh downloads on iOS and Windows platforms, and they are expecting a similar response from Android users as well.
Speaking about this development, Kulpreet Kaur, co-founder Shop Pirate said, “Mobile shopping is witnessing an upsurge in India with 10.5 per cent of the population surfing web using their smart phones and other mobile devices. Thus the need of an hour was to focus directly on making the mobile shoppers content. Besides, Android being the most used OS. “Today, almost 22.34 million or 1/3rd of the smart phone users in India are using Android as the operating software. Not targeting such a huge segment of prospect consumers wouldn’t be a smart decision. Thus, the team decided to launch an Android app which can make shopping on the go easy and help buyers save on time as well as money.”
Designed to be an end-to-end shopping solution for users, the Android application is expected to deliver excellent results in terms of performance and scalability. The design is also highly interactive and user-centric. Adding to this, Kulpreet says, “We understand the value of time and money, and want our shoppers to save as much of it as they can.”
Shop Pirate features more than 5000 coupons from 500 leading retail brands, and now buyers can redeem these offers within a few clicks on their mobile phones.
It comes with a friendly user-interface and easy navigation allowing users to search for a product of their choice. Features like category search make browsing simpler. Moreover, on signup users will get notifications once the latest deals and coupons for their favourite store are available.