Mobile Apps for Retailers The benefits for retailers are immense, and the costs are low. Typical set up cost, including initial consultation is £975 plus VAT and app hosting with easy to use content management system and upgrades and maintenance handled for you, is £29 plus VAT per month. Apps for Retail & E-commerce Expertly designed, passionately crafted using incredible technology and trusted by thousands of businesses world wide. Increase Retail Sales Using Push Messages Your app will be integral to your sales strategy. Use push messages to drive footfall and increase sales. Push messages instantly sent to app users. Push messaging is free and unlimited. Push messaging is proven to be more effective than SMS marketing. Send promotions and special offers to existing and new customers. Promote Your Latest Product Lines Displaying your latest lines with the in-built gallery will result in increased retail sales. Upload images using your advanced client interface or use Instagram to upload images directly from the app.