Comic fans everywhere can pre-order comics for pick up from participating local stores
02.24.2011– New York, NY – comiXology’s popular PullList App for the iOS is now free to download and use, empowering comic fans everywhere to create virtual pull lists or pre-order comics for pick up from comiXology-connected local stores.
“The Pull List App was created as a great discovery tool for new comics because it provides complete transparency into what’s being pulled on a weekly basis exposing comic fans to new titles that may be of interest to them,” said David Steinberger, CEO of comiXology. “From a comic retailer standpoint, it increases efficiency by giving them the ability to make informed decisions about their inventory of comics based directly on the demand of their customers.”
The comiXology PullList App empowers comic fans see what’s coming to their local comic book store on any iOS device. The app enables users to review all the covers, read creator info and get previews of comics that are scheduled to arrive that week. There is also a built-in store locator that will display the closest retailer to you so you know where you can purchase your comics.
Benefits of the PullList App include the following:
• Browse all shipping comics (Marvel, DC, Dark Horse, Image, IDW etc.)
• Review descriptions and covers for this week, last week and next week
• Preview pages from comics coming out
• “Pull” comic books
• Discover new comic by checking out comics pulled by others
• Built-in store locator that will display the closest retailer to you.
To download the app, search for “PullList” in the Apple iTunes App Store.
Reatilers interested in the comiXology Retailer Tools should visit retailers.comixology.com
Since 2007 comiXology has been developing the technological infrastructure to bring comics into the digital mainstream and expose new audiences to the rich history and culture of the industry. Through partnerships with top comic book publishers including Marvel Comics, DC Comics, BOOM! Studios and Image Comics as well as their own mobile and web apps which hosts nearly 6,500 digital titles, comiXology has become a leader in digital comic book proliferation. Also focused on creating strong ties with retail stores through its technology solutions, comiXology continues to transform the previously fragmented comic ecosystem into a vibrant and cohesive marketplace.
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