TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(March 02, 2015 - TSX:L) – Today, Joe Fresh a unit of Loblaw Companies Limited, will be launching its personal shop on-the-go app. Available for download on iTunes March 02, 2015 customers will be able to instantly shop and browse thousands of styles for women, men, kids, toddlers, and babies from their iPhone and iPad.
The new shop on-the-go app allows users to get inspired by new styles, the latest trends, and curated collections wherever they are, while keeping them up-to-date on the latest sales and promotions. New features will allow users to scan product barcodes in-store for direct links to product details and ability to purchase, creating a more integrated in store and mobile experience. Users will also have the ability sign in to review previous orders, track the delivery status of orders in progress and access to a single shopping cart that can be updated on desktop, mobile or tablet. Additionally, the ability to receive push notifications for alerts on upcoming sales, news, and special offers.
The application also features a Store Finder that helps locate the closest Joe Fresh store. Like JoeFresh.com, the application will offer seamless navigation and an exceptional viewing experience for all users. Customers will receive free shipping every day with all purchases of $50 or more, before applicable taxes.
About Joe Fresh
Founded in 2006, Joe Fresh is one of Canada’s leading sources for modern style and accessible design, offering comprehensive lifestyle collections for men, women and children. Joe Fresh delivers quality and compelling value in categories spanning apparel, accessories, footwear and Joe Fresh Beauty® cosmetics. The brand’s design vision is driven by Joe Mimran of Joseph Mimran & Associates, Creative Director of Joe Fresh for Loblaw Companies Limited. In Canada, Joe Fresh products are available online and in more than 350 retail locations, including 16 freestanding and studio stores. In the United States, Joe Fresh is available online and in 6 freestanding stores in New York, including a flagship in the landmark 510 Fifth Avenue building. The brand is also sold in over 650 J.C. Penney stores. Since 2014, Joe Fresh has opened its first stores in South Korea, Saudi Arabia and Egypt with local partners. For more information, please visit joefresh.com.
About Loblaw Companies Limited (TSX:L)
Loblaw Companies Limited is Canada's food and pharmacy leader, the nation's largest retailer, and the majority unitholder of Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust. Loblaw provides Canadians with grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, banking, and wireless mobile products and services. With more than 2,300 corporate, franchised and Associate-owned locations, Loblaw, its franchisees, and Associate-owners employ approximately 192,000 full- and part-time employees, making it one of Canada's largest private sector employers.
Loblaw's purpose - Live Life Well - puts first the needs and well-being of Canadians who make one billion transactions annually in the Company's stores. Loblaw is positioned to meet and exceed those needs in many ways: convenient locations; more than 1,050 grocery stores that span the value spectrum from discount to specialty; full-service pharmacies at more than 1,250 Shoppers Drug Mart and Pharmaprix locations and more than 500 Loblaw locations; no-fee banking with PC Financial; affordable Joe Fresh fashion and family apparel; and three of Canada's top consumer brands in Life Brand®, no name® and President's Choice®. Through the PC Plus™ and Shoppers Optimum® loyalty programs, more than one in every three Canadians are rewarded for shopping with the companies. For more information, please visit loblaw.ca.