Designed by Pick n Pay’s in-house digital team, the smart shopper mobile app can be downloaded for free from the Google Play and iTunes app stores. users without smartphones can go online at the Pick n Pay mobi site or dial *120*905# to manage their smart shopper accounts.
Steve Hoban, smart shopper general manager, said, “When we launched smart shopper some years back, we said that the programme would evolve as we learnt more about what our customers were looking for. During the past few months, we’ve introduced a number of innovations designed to add value, increase functionality and that are easy use. This latest innovation is certainly going to make life a whole lot easier for our customers.”
South Africa has about 12 million smart phones in circulation and the stores said its smart shopper programme has over six million members. The app will be available for BlackBerry soon.