Find n Save® Extends Use of Milo’s Local Data
ROSEVILLE, Calif., March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Find n Save®, a joint venture led by a consortium of eight leading media and publishing companies, has renewed its annual relationship with Milo, a division of eBay, to help consumers search local store shelves in real-time and find the best prices and availability for the products they want.
The Milo service enables Find n Save shoppers to see what’s in stock at specific local stores and how much that item costs. Shoppers can also access detailed product information for several million products. In short, Milo makes it easy for Find n Save shoppers to access the best of both online and offline shopping worlds — all in one place. Find n Save is currently available in over 90 markets and expects to expand to nearly 300 by the end of the year.
“We are thrilled to continue our relationship with Milo,” said Chris Tippie, acting CEO of Find n Save. “Milo brings unparalleled coverage of the real-time product inventories of major retailers in every one of our markets. Our unique local offers, together with Milo data, make Find n Save a comprehensive one-stop local shopping solution for our users.”
“The way consumers shop is evolving — they no longer devote just one time or place to shopping,” said Jack Abraham, founder of Milo and director of local for eBay. “The integration with Milo’s API allows Find n Save to provide their users the information they need in order to check a product’s availability at a local store. By placing that information within the existing platform, Find n Save creates an uninterrupted and hassle-free local shopping experience for millions.”
Media and publishing companies behind Find n Save include Advance Digital, A. H. Belo Corporation, Cox Media Group, Gannett Co., Inc., Hearst Corporation, MediaNews Group, The McClatchy Company, and The Washington Post Co.
For more information, please visit http://www.findnsave.com.
About Find n Save®
Find n Save® is a dynamic and powerful local search platform where consumers can find the best local shopping offers…regardless of source. Leveraging the power of local media and the most advanced search and database technology, Find n Save® is the most comprehensive and extensive local shopping offer solution. Whether it’s through sophisticated search functionality, email notifications or social media outlets, consumers can always locate the best deals via Find n Save®.
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