|By Business Wire||
|May 23, 2014 11:11 AM EDT||
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the leading fabric and craft specialty retailer in America, is proud to announce the launch of its newest inspiration-focused mobile resource – the Jo-Ann Inspire for Tablets Android App.
“It’s no secret, our customers are always on the hunt for inspiration, including on their mobile devices when they’re on-the-go,” said Chris DiTullio, vice president, eCommerce and omni-channel, for Jo-Ann. “We are thrilled to be able to extend the highly engaging mobile experience of the Jo-Ann Inspire for Tablets App to our Android tablet customers.”
The centerpiece of the Jo-Ann Inspire for Tablets App, the Idea Center, gives craft and sewing enthusiasts three convenient ways to discover their next project – all in one simple-to-navigate tab. Projects provide complete, step-by-step instructions; videos offer tips, techniques and complete tutorials from the Jo-Ann YouTube page; and a collection of trend-forward photos are sure to spark the creativity of crafters of all skill levels.
The Jo-Ann Inspire for Tablets Android App also makes it easy to share and save the inspiration you love the most. Simply click the heart icon, and the Jo-Ann app will save the project, photo or video for you in your Favorites tab. You can also share content directly from the Jo-Ann app to Facebook, Twitter and email – whatever is most convenient for you.
In addition to the Idea Center, the Jo-Ann Inspire for Tablets App for Android offers users three more convenient tools:
- Weekly Ads & Catalogs feature inspiration, ideas, in-store events and popular, money-saving offers on the latest sewing and crafting products - plus, information on sewing and crafting classes in participating stores.
- The Shopping List lets you keep track of the supplies you need for projects.
- Search and select from more than 830 Jo-Ann stores nationwide, or relax and let the app do the work and find the store nearest to you with the interactive Find a Store feature.
Jo-Ann launched its first Inspiration-focus tablet App for iPad in July, 2012.
In addition to the Jo-Ann Inspire for Tablets App for Android and iPad, you can also download the Jo-Ann iPhone and Android smart phone apps in iTunes and Google Play for access to weekly ads, coupons, store locations and direct mobile access to Joann.com.
About Jo-Ann Stores, LLC
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the nation’s leading fabric and craft retailer with locations in 49 states, was founded in 1943 as a single retail store. Today, more than 830 Jo-Ann stores across the country provide consumers all the fabrics, craft supplies and inspiration they need, conveniently under one roof. For additional information, visit Joann.com. To make creative connections, visit Joann.com/community.
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