HONOLULU, Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Down to Earth, the largest natural food supermarket in Honolulu, has brought its entire inventory online using AVOCADO‘s cloud-based local commerce platform. Now customers can browse, search, discover Down to Earth’s products and order same day delivery.
Down to Earth’s Vice President & COO, Cliff Hillier, had been searching for the right local commerce platform to attract customers as well as provide unprecedented convenience to its customers. “AVOCADO’s team fully understood the nuances of local retail and online shopping experience” Mr. Hillier said. “They came up with innovative solutions to meet, and eventually exceed, our specifications.”
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A highly engaging mobile experience was a top consideration for Down to Earth. “AVOCADO Shopping app is truly a delightful experience for users. Its underlying AI algorithm suggests products based on user interest. Statistics show that users love discovering new products.” said Srikanth Kakani, CEO, AVOCADO.
AVOCADO provides an affordable online solution for brick-and-mortar retail stores that still represent 90% of all sales in the US. Each store carries anywhere from 5000 to 50,000 products. Acquiring digital assets for products and building app and website can cost anywhere from $25,000 to $50,000 upfront and at least $2000 per month in maintenance. AVOCADO’s AI-based algorithm automates the process, drastically cutting down the cost. AVOCADO platform connects stores with local delivery services to provide same day delivery.
As per Shopping Index Report, 59% of consumers reported using their phones while shopping in physical stores. AVOCADO is providing a platform for local retail stores to enable omni-channel shopping. Users can discover products from local stores through several channels such as store website, AVOCADO app, social media, search engines etc. It allows stores to create unique shopping journeys for customers that seamlessly extend across all points of commerce.
AVOCADO platform is designed for local stores to quickly bring their brick-and-mortar stores online and build an omni-channel presence. AVOCADO team has more than 30-years of experience building three successful startups in enterprise technology and retail. AVOCADO’s provides unprecedented convenience to users by enabling search, discovery, pickup and same-day delivery of millions of local products. AVOCADO solution is designed for local, regional and national chains and is fast, intuitive and highly secure. For more information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
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