LOS ALTOS, Calif., Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Catalog Spree, the personal digital mall that lets consumers browse, discover and shop their favorite retail brands, today announced it has been named a finalist in the 2013 Mobile Excellence Awards. The Mobile Excellence Awards are the only industry awards that honor the best in mobile technology and entertainment. Catalog Spree, which features more than 350 dynamic, full-page catalogs and lookbooks for browsing and shopping on an iPad or iPhone, is a finalist for Best Retail/Commerce Solution for Mobile.
"Catalog Spree is thrilled to be recognized by the Mobile Excellence Awards alongside some of the world's most innovative companies," said Joaquin Ruiz, CEO of Catalog Spree. "We are dedicated to making mobile shopping a super fun and inspiring experience through visually engaging content in a gorgeous app environment. Being named a finalist in the retail/commerce category is a testament to our efforts and, for me, is the tech equivalent of being nominated for an Oscar."
In addition to digital versions of traditional catalogs, Catalog Spree also designs and publishes custom lookbooks for many e-commerce retailers, such as Barneys New York, Bloomingdale's, Fab, Gap, Target, and more. The company's all-digital publication platform, "Spree Studio," allows for the creation of custom content in a matter of hours - enabling retailers to publish content quickly and frequently to keep shoppers engaged.
The 2013 Mobile Excellence Awards profile the latest in mobile entertainment, including media, marketing and technology. They aim to recognize excellence in all walks of the mobile ecosystem including start-ups, studios, content providers, entertainment, entities, technology, apps, and more. This year's finalists include top organizations such as E! Online, MobiTV, Samsung, Sony, and TiVo. Winners will be announced on Oct. 23, 2013.
For additional information on Catalog Spree, which recently surpassed 500 million pages read on its mobile shopping app, visit www.catalogspree.com.
ABOUT CATALOG SPREE:
Catalog Spree is the personal digital mall that lets consumers browse catalogs and lookbooks, discover new brands and share products and trends. The award-winning app brings the fun of window shopping to the iPad and iPhone, connecting consumers with the brands they love in a personalized, one-stop mobile shopping experience. Catalog Spree is a privately held company based in Los Altos, California, and is backed by Comcast Ventures and Relay Ventures. For more information visit www.catalogspree.com.
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