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Wanderful Media adds more cash back features to Find&Save

Wanderful Media adds more cash back features to Find&Save

The Wanderful Media team has been busy with the cash dash feature in the Find&Save app. Today, we announced three new cash back options to expand on the extremely popular feature.  Since first launching the cash back feature in November 2014, user retention has tripled – shoppers are sticking with the app and using it... more
Shopping Survey Reveals Increase in Mobile Shopping App Adoption

Shopping Survey Reveals Increase in Mobile Shopping App Adoption

We have released new insights on how shoppers research and plan for their holiday shopping, and in particular, the role that mobile devices play in that process. Key findings include: Mobile Shopping Apps Are Popular 40% of the holiday shoppers surveyed use mobile shopping apps. About 30% of the rest would consider using one this holiday... more
Seasoned Digital Ad Exec Joins Wanderful as CRO

Seasoned Digital Ad Exec Joins Wanderful as CRO

Today we announced the appointment of Tom Kersten as its chief revenue officer (CRO). Tom brings more than 20 years of high-profile sales and advertising experience to Wanderful Media, including 12 years at Microsoft Advertising. Tom will lead the company’s revenue generation processes and align all future revenue-related functions. Prior to Wanderful Media, he was vice president of media... more
Funding News with a Find&Save Flashback

Funding News with a Find&Save Flashback

Yesterday’s announcement of Wanderful Media receiving $14.5 million brought the total funding from our media company investors to $50.5 million. This will be used to fuel growth and innovation for Find&Save. We also announced the launch of Find&Save for Android, which is now available in the Google Play store. It joined existing apps for iPad... more
Wanderful Guest Speaker: Neal Polachek

Wanderful Guest Speaker: Neal Polachek

Top left: Wanderful Media CEO Ben T. Smith, IV and SMB Industry Observer Neal Polachek; Top Right and bottom: Polachek speaking to Wanderful employees.   Since the Wanderful Team is actively developing a new mobile app for SMB retailers, this month was a great time for guest speaker Neal Polachek to come by and provide... more
New Find&Save for iPad update makes browsing for sales even easier

New Find&Save for iPad update makes browsing for sales even easier

This week we released a new update for Find&Save for iPad to provide an even better experience for shoppers browsing for the latest sales. Download the latest version here: bit.ly/FindnSaveApp What’s New: New recently viewed items list – See products and offers you previously looked at via an expandable list on the upper-right of the... more
Wanderful Guest Speaker: Peter Horan

Wanderful Guest Speaker: Peter Horan

Peter Horan visited the Los Gatos office this week and shared the insights he has gained during his 40-year history of building successful media and internet businesses. Peter has played a role in five major revolutions in media and technology including: home video games (introduced Pong); personal computers; cell phones (since when they looked like... more
New features on Find&Save for iPhone

New features on Find&Save for iPhone

This week, we released a new update to our Find&Save iPhone app for shopping and deals. The new features make finding new sales, and items on your shopping list, even easier than before. Here are the key highlights: Filter your shopping list by store – This is particularly helpful if you are in a store, like... more
Shopping Trends by the Season

Shopping Trends by the Season

Every retailer wants to reach consumers with a message that drives traffic to their store. However, even the best marketers need to take timing into consideration in order to motivate consumers saturated in advertising messages at every turn. Consumer shopping behavior is influenced by many external factors, including the seasons and top holidays. From holiday... more
Leading in Local with Find&Save

Leading in Local with Find&Save

Wanderful Media CEO Ben T. Smith, IV discussed Find&Save during at BIA Kelsey’s Leading in Local show in San Francisco. Ben was interviewed on-stage by BIA’s Michael Boland during the session, “From National to Local – Winning Mobile/Local Strategies.” In a BIA Kelsey blog post on the session, writer Jed Williams highlighted key points from the interview:... more
Black Friday Fun Plan

Black Friday Fun Plan

It’s the biggest shopping day of the year, filled with great bargains and deals. But for some, Black Friday can seem a bit overwhelming. Especially for the Black Friday novice, the early morning wake-up, the crowds and the competition make the shopping holiday a little too much to take for some. We at Find&Save 100... more
Discover sales nearby with Find&Save for iPhone

Discover sales nearby with Find&Save for iPhone

We are pleased to announce the launch of Find&Save for the iPhone, just in time for Black Friday and the holiday shopping season. The new iPhone app brings deals to shoppers on the go. It lets them find sales near their current location, browse through holiday circulars, access and update their shopping list and more.... more