kaufDA is “the star among location based services in Germany”, according to Werben&Verkaufen, the leading German magazine for communication and promotion. kaufDA offers users online leaflets on a daily basis to inform consumers about the latest shopping offers and the opening hours of various major retailers in their city.
kaufDA was founded in late 2008 and backed by Deutsche Telekom’s Venture Fund as well as Otto Group’s eVenture Capital Partners. In early 2011, Axel Springer AG acquired a majority interest in kaufDA.
With its headquarters in Chicago, Retale is a new location-based mobile app and website in the U.S. that brings the retail circular to life in a rich and interactive format. Working with best-in-class retailers from across the country, such as Target, Kohl’s, Toys“R”Us, RadioShack, hh Gregg, Meijer, Family Dollar, Tiger Direct and Pet Supplies Plus. Retale gives shoppers a digital option for shopping their local circulars.The simple format fuses digital tools such as search, share, clip and list on top of the familiar format of the printed circular. Shoppers can “page” through a circular or search by product, brand or retailer. Retale’s location-based technology ensures information is relevant for each specific user as it automatically localizes to their geographic position.
With its headquarters in Paris, Bonial France is member of Bonial.com Group since December 2011. Bonial offers retailers in France the opportunity to target specific regional consumers via the Internet and thereby increasing store sales. Users who visit the website can display ads, offers, and the opening hours for various retailers in their city, allowing them to browse and compare a wide variety of local ads online.
The Bonial service can also be accessed using mobile devices such as smart phones and tablet PCs. Bonial offers retailers in France the opportunity to target specific regional consumers via the Internet and thereby increase store sales.
Ofertia is a member of Bonial.com Group since April 2012. With Ofertia, consumers in Spain can access brochures, opening hours, and the addresses of their favorite local shops in a few clicks. They can also search products and find what they are most interested in – right in their direct neighborhood. Ofertia is available at www.ofertia.com, and with the mobile applications for iPhone, iPad and Android in the App store and Google Play respectively.
Guiato is a member of Bonial.com Group in South America – the new company started in early July 2012 in São Paulo, Brazil. The users of Guiato receive offers and opening hours from their local retailers with just one click. They can view the retailer’s online brochures and compare prices. Guiato’s service will be available on mobile devices such as iPhones, iPads and Android Smartphones as well. Guiato is available at www.guiato.com.br.