1-800-Flowers introduces new Universal Windows App for Windows 10


1-800-Flowers today released their new app for Windows 10. The company’s new app is a UWA, which means it runs on a tablet, PC, as well as Mobile. As it is a UWA, it also supports Continuum for phones which is also a very nice feature. The app also comes with Cortana and Live Tile support, which a lot of users might appreciate. Here’s the full feature list:

  • Built on the Universal Windows Platform (UWP)?– this app can run on any Windows 10 device, from your phone to your tablet or PC.
  • UI (user interface) UX (user experience) built from the ground up?- this makes the UI even more seamless bringing the mobile phone experience to the desktop.
  • Simplified and easy checkout –?checkout has been built from the ground up, and is conceptually completely different from traditional web properties. The checkout hub has been reconfigured making it more suitable for users.?From one screen, users are able to complete different parts of checkout such as billing details, shipping details, card message, etc.
  • Windows 10 exclusive offers –?1-800-Flowers.com is currently offering free shipping to all Windows 10 users in the US from now until January 10, 2016*.
  • Cortana support-?you can now ask Cortana to do the work for you.
  • Simply say: “Search for Christmas Collection” to get access to Christmas flowers and gifts.
  • For quick access to flowers and gifts collections you can say, “Go to Birthdays”.
  • To see your order history simply ask Cortana to “show last orders”.
  • Live Tile support –?if you pin the app to your Start menu, Live Tiles will show you new products without even entering the app.

You can download the app from the link below:

Developer: 1-800-FLOWERS
Price: Free+