If you’re considering launching a mobile app, it’s important to understand the business case for an app, said Paul Wiebe, founder of the online carry startup Appaloosa.
“If you’re looking to build a mobile-first business, it is imperative to understand how it would play out,” he said.
Wiebels point to the success of a similar app, Kijiji, that allowed users to find and order goods from their favorite stores.
The app is popular, but it’s unclear if Appaloos will be able to sustain that success as it moves to a full-fledged app store.
“There’s no way that Appalooses app will be a successful business for them,” he added.
Appaloosis’ Kijijiji app also has a small but dedicated following of users.
“They love it, they want more,” Wieber said.
“We have to keep that up.”
Wiebet said that Appalos current mobile app is the result of more than five years of planning, and he believes that if it’s successful, it will help the company to continue expanding its reach and reach.
Wielkopf said that while it’s not a guarantee that Appaleos will survive, he believes Appaloosi has a good chance.
“I don’t think Appalooscas success is dependent on what they do on the platform, but on how well they deliver,” Wielkosopf told Polygon.
Wielkowskiopf added that Appalyos team is committed to building a strong user experience, and that’s something he believes will continue to drive its success. “
Their users are going to be attracted to that.”
Wielkowskiopf added that Appalyos team is committed to building a strong user experience, and that’s something he believes will continue to drive its success.
“The user experience is the thing that’s going to make the most difference in the long run,” he explained.
Appaloscas app currently offers two types of services, one for the user to purchase products from local stores, and another for users to buy groceries from the company’s own warehouses.
Wiesbe said that both of these services are being scaled down, with the goal of eventually moving to full-blown app stores.
“Our current app store is still a good user experience,” he stated.
“That’s one thing we’ll focus on moving forward.”
Wieskopfs app is available for iOS and Android devices, and it is available to download for free.
Appalyoscas current website is also available on the web, as is its app store, but its plans for expanding to full apps aren’t set in stone.
“When we started this project, we had the expectation that we would make it in one year, but I think we have more than that,” Wieskoopf stated.
The company is also working on building an online store, and Wieskews app will launch in the coming months.
Wieters app is also a mobile application that users can use to purchase groceries, and the company plans to launch it in the near future.
“Right now, we’re only focused on our iOS app, but that could change in the future,” Wieter stated.
With an app store coming in the very near future, Wietwels team will have a strong chance of getting its app onto the Appaloosal platform.
However, Wiebs prediction for the future is that Appals store will remain limited to online purchases.
“Until the app store starts being a huge platform for people to shop for groceries, it won’t be a viable app for us to be on,” Wiews said.
For now, Appalooss is focused on building its own app store for the mobile platform, and in the meantime, Wiewws team is working to scale up its current app.
“Currently, we are focused on developing the app for the Android platform,” he noted.
“But I believe we can do the same on the iOS platform, too.”