PRLog - Jan. 27, 2014 - PHOENIX -- Many mobile shopping apps serve retail shoppers while ignoring the needs of thrift and resale shoppers. And there are some single purpose thrift shopping apps with features like maps and directories. But when a mom couldn’t find an app to meet many of the needs relevant to thrift shoppers like her, she designed one. Asternotes, a cloud-based mobile app start-up focused on the thrift, resale and secondhand marketplace, launches its all-in-one mobile app suite for thrift shoppers seeking to make money, save money and help our planet at the same time. The eco-friendly mobile app offers mobile couponing and marketing for thrift shop owners on its mobile platform as well.
Asternotes Co-Founders, Ronda Polhill and Shalayne Kemp
“Asternotes helps serious thrift shoppers pursue their passion for thrift hunts and unique discoveries at local brick-and-mortar thrift stores with their smartphones,”
With the inter-app movement design, users can now conveniently:
Asternotes’ new Asterdeals offers an easy mobile coupon system allowing thrift store owners to create and manage unlimited mobile coupon marketing on the thrift shopper-focused platform. “Asterdeals gives resale brands relevant exposure and offers a different, cost-effective way for them to engage with resale consumers, many of whom never leave home without their smart phones,” declares Polhill.
“I think it’s funny when people immediately sing verses of the Thrift Shop song when Asternotes comes up in a conversation,”
Polhill hopes free downloads of the Asternotes’ app encourages sustainable shopping, inspires users to shop local brick-and-mortar thrift stores more often and reduces used, recyclable clothing in landfills.
Asternotes was founded by mother-daughter duo, Ronda Polhill, author of The R.E.L.I.C.S. Thrift Shopping Method (kindle) and Shalayne Kemp, the sole android developer who used her technical skills to integrate numerous APIs into the complex Asternotes mobile app platform.
Asternotes is free to download at https://play.google.com/