SOURCE: Zeer

April 16, 2009 11:58 ET

Zeer Announces Food Reviews iPhone App

First of Its Kind App Puts Information for More Than 110,000 Grocery Products in the Palm of Your Hand

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwire - April 16, 2009) - Zeer (www.zeer.com), the leading consumer grocery information resource, announced today the launch of the Food Reviews iPhone application. Beginning today, with a few touches of the iPhone, consumers for the first time can find helpful product reviews as well as complete nutrition facts, ingredient information and allergy warnings for more than 110,000 grocery items when they need it most -- while shopping in the grocery store. Food Reviews is the first iPhone application to offer complete product, ingredient and nutrition information as well as reviews for this many food items. The application is now available at the iTunes App store for an introductory rate of $.99 and can be accessed at: www.zeer.com/food-reviews-app.htm.

"Finding the best food for our families is becoming more important than ever. There are more and more choices and we all seem to have less time. If you have ever wandered the supermarket aisles looking for help in finding the best grocery items, the Food Reviews app is the resource for you," said Michael Putnam, CEO and Founder of Zeer. "The Food Reviews iPhone app lets people see food reviews before they buy. We are pleased to combine the power of the Zeer platform with the iPhone to help people find grocery information when they need it most."

Available today, the Food Reviews iPhone App gives consumers access to the Zeer database of grocery products across 35 categories, ranging from bread and breakfast foods to pizza and beer. Consumers can easily search important information, including nutrition facts in the standard FDA format, consumer reviews, ingredients, and manufacturer warning labels. The first-of-its kind application also allows consumers to filter searches by average rating to help discover high quality foods while on the go. Consumers can easily keep track of their favorite foods and sync their favorite products automatically with Zeer.com. Shoppers preferring Organic or Kosher foods can easily filter their searches to see only these products. High quality images are also featured for each product, enabling easy identification while in the supermarket aisle and improving the overall shopping experience.

About Zeer:

Zeer is the leading consumer grocery information resource, helping people buy better groceries based upon their particular needs and interests. Zeer helps people sort through more than 110,000 products to find the right foods for them. Founded in 2007, Zeer was named a Top 50 Website of 2008 by Time.com. For additional information, please visit Zeer on the web at www.zeer.com, on your iPhone through the Food Reviews App, or via any mobile browser at www.zeer.com.

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    Boccelli & Co. for Zeer
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