Tieto Corporation PRESS RELEASE 16 May 2012 at 10.30 am EET
Tieto has created a Pirkka recipe and shopping list mobile application for a Finnish retail company Ruokakesko. The application can be downloaded from the Apple App Store and Google Play as of 16 May. The application runs on iPhones, iPads and Android devices. The application can be used to search for recipes by season, and you can also save your favourite Pirkka recipes.
"The mobile service keeps the customer's recipes and shopping lists at hand. Our goal is to be a pioneer in providing services that make everyday life easier for customers, and the Pirkka recipe and shopping list service is an excellent example of this," says Niina Ryynänen, Account and Marketing Director, Ruokakesko.
The Pirkka mobile application belongs to Ruokakesko's mobile service package, which was designed to further improve the customer experience.
"Pirkka recipe and shopping list mobile application provides a modern customer experience and offers a way for Pirkka to work more closely with its retail customers. The ease of use and speed of mobile services ensure better service and create new business opportunities. Tieto's mobile services are in high demand in the retail trade and they offer numerous opportunities for retail businesses to better serve their customers," says Rolf Linden, Vice President, Retail & Logistics, Tieto.
Ruokakesko and Tieto will continue the further development of Plussa site mobile services.
For further information, please contact:
Rolf Linden, Vice President, Retail & Logistics, Tieto, tel. +358 400 444126, rolf.linden(at)tieto.com
Otto Heinonen, Information Officer, Ruokakesko Oy, otto.heinonen(at)kesko.fi
Tieto is the leading IT service company in Northern Europe providing IT and product engineering services. Our highly specialized IT solutions and services complemented by a strong technology platform create tangible business benefits for our local and global customers. As a trusted transformation partner, we are close to our customers and understand their unique needs. With about 18 000 experts, we aim to become a leading service integrator creating the best service experience in IT. www.tieto.com
Kesko is a retail expert that contributes to consumers' quality of life every day. Kesko's chain includes about 2000 stores in the Nordic countries, the Baltic states, Russia and Belarus. www.kesko.fi/en