Wine buyers and sellers now have the benefit of a comprehensive source for wine pricing data at their fingertips
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 12, 2009
Vinfolio announced today the release of the Wine Prices iPhone application, which gives users free mobile access to the most comprehensive resource for up-to-date wine price information online. The Wine Prices iPhone application provides the ability to search over 400,000 wine auction price results on over 10,000 individual wines and over 1 million US wine retail prices on nearly 200,000 unique wines.
Available for free at the iPhone App Store, the Wine Prices iPhone application allows wine enthusiasts, collectors and investors the benefit of current wine pricing information combined with the robust features offered by the iPhone and iPod touch user interface.
"Wine buyers and sellers now have the benefit of a comprehensive source for wine pricing data at their fingertips," said Stephen Bachmann, CEO, Vinfolio, Inc. "Everyday wine drinkers will also find our Wine Prices iPhone application useful for making wine purchase decisions whether it be at a restaurant or retail wine shop."
Features of the Wine Prices iPhone application include:
- Simple navigation - view average prices and detailed listings quickly
- Integration with professional reviews - subscribers to Allen Meadows' Burghound, Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar, Roy Hersh's For the Love of Port, and The Richard Juhlin Champagne Club can view their professional ratings and reviews by linking their subscriptions (over 160,000 in total)
- Community scores and reviews - view average VinCellar community scores and over 15,000 community wine reviews
- Label view - view detailed wine labels for easy wine verification
The Wine Prices iPhone application was designed and developed by Vinfolio with the assistance of Hydrant, a San Francisco based consultancy and design firm. Auction price data is from Vinfolio's Wine Price File database and retail price data is powered by Global Wine Stocks.
WinePrices.com, powered by Vinfolio, is a free online tool for finding both current and historical wine auction prices, as well as current wine retail prices. WinePrices.com is the most comprehensive online resource for up-to-date wine price information, with over 400,000 prices from the last eight years and over 1 million US wine retail prices. WinePrices.com empowers wine enthusiasts and collectors in support of their wine purchasing and selling decisions. For more information, visit http://www.wineprices.com.
Vinfolio is the foremost fine wine and collector services company serving wine lovers, enthusiasts and collectors worldwide. Vinfolio delivers on its commitment to "fine wine, finer service" by offering an extensive selection of over 1,500 wines and a full complement of services and resources to find, buy, sell, manage and enjoy fine wine. Founded in 2003 and headquartered in San Francisco, the company launched operations in Hong Kong the fall of 2008 to serve the Asian wine market. For more information, visit http://www.vinfolio.com.