Sunday, October 24, 2010 Launches Zappos App for iPad , a leading destination in online apparel and footwear sales, has announced the launch of Zappos’ first Mobile shopping application for the iPad. Within the first week of the launch, the Zappos Mobile app garnered nearly 10,000 downloads, putting the app in the Top Ten iPad apps at the Apple iTunes Store. The FREE Zappos Mobile app allows users to quickly search, shop, read reviews and make purchases on Zappos shoppers can now get the famous Zappos service they have come to expect—24/7—while on the go.

The Zappos Mobile app was designed specifically as a simple shopping experience making use of the iPad’s unique functions (gestures, rotational screens, pinch zoom, etc.) and works in both portrait and landscape layouts, without dropping any functionality or features. All purchases are routed through’s secure servers just as they are on the web.

“The goal of the Zappos Mobile App was to deliver a simple shopping experience on the coolest device on the street in eons,” said Ian Klassen, Zappos Mobile Program Manager. “The Zappos Mobile App does its darndest to deliver the same WOW service that is known for, in a fun, convenient and innovative way.” Adds CEO, Tony Hsieh, “There is a secret, fun surprise for people that shake their iPads in just the right way after launching the app that we think Zappos customers are going to love.”

With the Zappos app for iPad, customers can shop by categories including: Shoes, Clothing, Beauty, Bags and Handbags,  Accessories, Housewares, New Products and Gift Cards. customers also have full access to their existing account information including stored payment types, shipping addresses, favorites and order history.

The new Zappos app for iPad is great for:
· Buying new items while waiting for an appointment, instead of reading magazines from 1998.

· Shopping for the huge selection of products available from

· Purchasing gifts you forgot to buy on time and know they’ll get there in a time window that makes you think we’re super-human.

· Browsing product images and reading customer reviews while on the bus or train, or in any situation you don’t want to be talked to by strangers.

· People that like cats

· People that like people that like cats

To download the Zappos app for iPad, visit the Apple iTunes store.

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