Ditch the lines this Black Friday and get a head start on Cyber Monday with Apple鈥檚 new Shopping category in the App Store. Yep, the iOS App Store just launched a shiny new category solely for shopping, so now you can get those wish lists checked off straight from your smartphone. The Shopping category features all the hottest e-commerce apps, like Everlane, Target and, of course, the Apple Store.


Furthermore, the Shopping category makes shopping for the peeps in your life even easier with the 鈥淪hop for Everything鈥 page, which is broken up into nifty genres like 鈥淪hop for Chic鈥 for women鈥檚 wear, 鈥淪hop for Dapper鈥 for men鈥檚, 鈥淪hop for Cozy鈥 for the home and 鈥淪hop for Rugged鈥 for the active.

And that鈥檚 not even the best part. We鈥檙e talkin鈥 deals! A whole bunch of the apps currently offered in the Shopping category have some hot new deals and steals for launch week only (that鈥檚 November 5 through November 12). Everlane is offering a surprise gift if you order something through their app this week. GILT is giving early access to their sales to app users. REI is offering a $20 coupon for app users who spend $100 or more.

Imagine getting all your holiday shopping done early AND at a discount. Your friends will be so impressed.

Will you be checking out the App Store鈥檚 shopping category? Share with us in the comments below!

(h/t Tech Times)