A Mexican shopping app becoming Number 1 in the US is a miracle in a country full of top-class local apps.
Mexico’s CrediTienda became the Number 1 shopping app in the US. On the SimilarWeb, a renowned statistics and analytical firm, CrediTienda is ranked US users’ No.1 shopping app. Usage rank is based on SimilarWeb algorithm that factors in ‘current installs’ and ‘active users’ in the selected country, category and leaderboards, for the last 28 days.
CrediTienda left the most popular e-retail app Amazon in the second place.
Amazon has been US’ Number 1 e-retail shopping app for a long time. Even during the lockdown phase of COVID-19, when many of the top American companies were struggling to survive, Amazon had registered a record profit in the second quarter of FY2020-21. It is no less than a miracle for a company like CrediTienda to beat the American giant and grab the pole position in e-retail sector.
CrediTienda is the exclusive application for the clients of ConCrédito Entrepreneurs, a Mexican company. The app sells more than 9,000 online products in different categories.
One can access CrediTienda’s catalog for a variety of products, including videogames, cell phones, electronics, tablets, computers, household items, beauty articles, appliances, toys and perfumes. On the CrediTienda’s app, users can also check the details of their purchases and loans, request products from the best brands in biweekly payments.
The CrediTienda app sells more than 9,000 online products in different categories.
As one of the most popular apps in the United States, CrediTienda comes in the same bracket as YouTube, Google and WhatsApp Messenger. The app is available only in the US and can be downloaded through the Google Play store.
The Rise of CrediTienda
The rise of CrediTienda is primarily because of the backing of a group as strong as ConCredito, a credit and insurance products company, which has a pan Mexico presence with 122 branches in 21 states of the country. Recently, the group was in news as its 14.2% shares were purchased by Grupo Gentra, the largest microfinance bank in Latin America.
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Rise of CrediTienda to be the Number 1 shopping app in the US is a classic example for Mexican top firms Pemex and America Movil which aim at scaling greater heights in the cross-border country. It’s also a dream come true for Mexicans trying to make a good impression in the US and prove that the American president has no right to generalize them.
CrediTienda is backed by the ConCredito group, a credit and insurance company, with pan-Mexico presence (122 branches in 21 states).
Similarly, it also forces re-examination of the current political targeting, innuendos and blames on Mexicans for most of the problems in the United States. President Donald Trump has been fueling the idea which his border aid bill. Trump even went out of way to get private sponsorship for building a wall along the Mexican border. Notwithstanding what Trump thinks about the neighbor nation, Americans are evidently taking to Mexican products.