· InvisibleHand’s real-time pricing technology has found over £69 million in savings for UK shoppers
INVISIBLEHAND REACHES 2 MILLION DOWNLOADS ON 2 YEAR ANNIVERSARY· InvisibleHand, the real-time online shopping tool, has been downloaded by 2 million people since launching two years ago
· Download and use InvisibleHand for free at http://www.getinvisiblehand.com/.
InvisibleHand, the free to download online shopping tool, has now surpassed 2 million downloads. The news comes as InvisibleHand celebrates its two year anniversary and means millions of consumers across the UK, US and Germany are now benefiting from real-time pricing information when looking online for the best deals for flights, hotels and shopping.
Since its launch in August 2009, InvisibleHand has identified over £69 million in savings for UK consumers alone and $505 million for US users shopping online for a variety of products from electrical equipment, films, and cosmetics, to flights, DIY tools, games consoles, and books and DVDs. Over 600 retailers are currently part of InvisibleHand with more and more continually added.
Once downloaded, InvisibleHand uses real-time technology to discreetly and automatically alert shoppers if a product, flight or hotel they are looking at is available at a lower price elsewhere. It is available on all major web browsers, including Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Apple Safari.
Robin Landy, founder of InvisibleHand, says: “It’s a sign of our times that so many online shoppers have downloaded InvisibleHand and are taking advantage of the savings the tool has to offer. Since launching in 2009, we are proud to have been able to pioneer real time price comparison, allowing online shoppers to feel confident that they are getting accurate pricing information at any time.
“People now shop for all kinds of goods and services online and these aren’t always covered by traditional price comparison sites. Our aim is to ensure consumers can continue to shop for the things they want, on the sites they like and be safe in the knowledge that InvisibleHand will be there to ensure they automatically get the right information and can find the best deal.’’
InvisibleHand is free to download in less than a minute via the website, www.getinvisiblehand.com.