Winzip considered handy tool to compress and decompress your large files easily. Recently Microsoft released Winzip App on Windows 8 Store just for $7.99. However there is free trail version also available to try. Winzip accessible to download on Windows Store (Winzip App Page) Developers believed that new app will work fine with Window 8 Modern Interface.
WinZip site states:
Use it to get oversized files or entire folders out to friends, contacts and followers through email and Facebook thanks to direct connection to ZipSend and ZipShare file sharing services. Whether sent by email, shared online or stored on your system, WinZip helps keep files safe and makes them easier to transfer.