Did you know, there are more than 17 million smart phone users in the UK (nearly 4 times as many as owners of PCs or Laptops) and that it’s only set to increase? That the average user has their smart phone with them 23 hours per day? Or that in-app ‘push’ messages messages have a 97% read rate, compared with only 4% for email?
The bottom line is that mobile apps are a great way to showcase your business, reward loyalty and get discovered by new customers.
We have partnered with one of the World’s leading mobile app development companies to offer amazing yet affordable apps with a range of features specifically designed for businesses like yours - all of which are available as standard.
Powerful app dashboard
- Take full control of your app, controlled using our powerful yet intuitive client management area
- Edit important information such as menus, price lists, etc. in fact any aspect of your app, instantly from within your client interface
- Review detailed reports on usage of your app
- Track the success of your app by monitoring how many calls, reservations and referrals you receive
- List all your your relevant business information for easy access, including contact details, website and social media links
- One-touch to call and email you, so customers can easily email you from within the app
- Opening hours for quick reference
- Address, map and turn-by-turn directions to your business
- Easily communicate your latest offers with your customers
Recommend a friend
- Incentivise your customers to instantly recommend your business to their friends via email, text or social media
- Your Customer can be rewarded, with for example 10% off, when they recommend a set number of friends
- Customers’ friends receive a recommendation of your business plus an incentive when they download your app
- When they download your app they can see your services, prices, directions, and so on AND of course send your promotions on to their friends in turn!
Customer loyalty program
- Reward your customers with an in-built loyalty program
- Incentivise customers to purchase time and again with rewards built into your app
- Scan a QR code to check in
- Redeem instantly
- Track statistics
Product ordering & service booking
- Include your entire product or service list, along with all your latest prices
- Are you using a third party ordering provider? Cut your order commissions in half with your own branded app.
- Continue to use your existing booking system or use our advanced in-built system.
- A ‘book now’ button will add that product or service to your customer’s booking request, along with any others they require
- Customers can specify dates and times for their booking along with any special requests
- Each order/booking sends you an email notification which includes the customer’s name, phone number, email address, and details of their request
- All you need to do is check against your booking calendar and confirm or suggest another time
- On confirmation the customer receives a push message and email confirming the appointment time & date
- Having booking details on your customers' phones reduces ‘no shows’ - with free push notifications and email confirmations, customers are less likely to forget
- A great way to let everyone know about your promotions - not only your current clients but also all their friends who have downloaded your app via the recommend a friend!
- Add any special offer or promotions that you are running via your dashboard
- As soon as you save it, your offer appears in everyone’s app instantly
- Showcase your latest products or services within your app
- Upload your photos via your dashboard and your pictures will instantly appear in the gallery
- Customers can also upload their own photos to your gallery, making it really interactive
- Direct marketing using free push messaging helps to drive footfall and increase business
- Proven to be more effective than SMS messaging
- Push messages are messages your customers want to receive
- Easy to market your business to app users
- Unlimited Push messages included for free
- Can be automated with easy to use scheduled push messages
- Greater effectiveness and lower costs than SMS marketing means increased profits
Customer referral program
- Your app can become an integral part of your social media marketing strategy
- Incentivise customers to recommend your restaurant on Facebook and Twitter resulting in increased likes, tweets and customers
- Offer welcome rewards to prospective clients too
The best bit? We can have you up and running with your own mobile app within 4 weeks!
- We will send you a design brief which, once completed and returned, is sent to our dedicated design team.
- Within a week or so, you can expect to see some screenshots of your new app for approval or feedback.
- Once approved, we’ll submit it to the Apple and Android app stores using our developer account.
- The submission process usually takes around 10 days and, once completed, your app will be available for Apple and Android devices.
- Once your app is live we’ll give you access to your very own dashboard.
Pricing for our off-the-shelf apps
With prices from only £947+vat setup plus £97+vat per month, all our apps are built for iPhone and Android, include expert graphic design and access to our full suite of tools. If required we also provide a custom development service for businesses requiring something more bespoke.
To find out more about Scrummy's services and how we can help grow your business, get in touch to schedule an introductory consultation today.