Intershop Communications AG | Press Release |

Growth Comes in Many Flavors: Intershop® and ModusLink® Help Retailers Accelerate Commerce Business Processes

  • Leading omni-channel commerce solution and fulfilment providers partner at Internet World to demonstrate unique approach to fast growth

Jena, Germany and Waltham, Mass., February 29, 2016 Understanding that convenience and speed are the win-win scenario for omni-channel retailers striving for sustainable business growth, Intershop and ModusLink will be demonstrating new e-commerce enablers at Internet World in Munich, Germany. Due to the increasing complexities of today’s omni-channel commerce world, there is no one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to growth and expansion.  Consequently, ModusLink and Intershop have teamed up to provide solutions that adapt to and enable unique growth paths.  These solutions will be demonstrated at Internet World (Booth D216 in Hall B6, March 1-2, 2016). These vendors will also share an inspiring real-life industry case study of how global coffee brand, Tassimo, was able to rapidly expand its global omni-channel presence and experience a marked uptick in customer satisfaction with their shopping experience – in a presentation entitled “The Taste of Roasted Beans – How a Coffee Company Created the Perfect Online Shopping Experience” (4pm on March 1 in Info Arena 1).

Customers like Tassimo underline how Intershop and ModusLink have hit a winning formula to enable brands to take a customer-centric approach to omni-channel retail, tackling the very real issues of facilitating efficient integration for increasingly complex e-commerce landscapes and simultaneously adapting to a rapidly changing customer journey – a landscape that is especially true for established players with growth ambitions.

At Internet World, Intershop and ModusLink will showcase modular, out-of-the box solutions for speeding up e-commerce processes – with Intershop contributing the leading, highly flexible and scalable e-commerce solution and ModusLink putting the spotlight on its industry leading omni-channel fulfilment processes including its award-winning 4-minute-click-to-ship capabilities. For customers seeking a smoother path to fast growth and geographic expansion, Intershop and ModusLink provide a one-stop solution – having partnered to provide fully integrated turnkey solutions that deliver added flexibility to scale, while also boosting industry expertise for in-house commerce teams.

 

About ModusLink:

ModusLink Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of ModusLink Global Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: MLNK), is a global, omni-channel technology and fulfillment provider that gives clients real-time visibility into their end-to-end supply and demand chain operations, with expertise and facilities worldwide to manage forward and reverse logistics. The company’s operations are supported by more than 25 sites across North America, Europe and the Asia/Pacific region. For more information, please visit www.moduslink.com and www.valueunchained.com, the blog for supply chain professionals.

ModusLink and ModusLink Global Solutions are trademarks of ModusLink Corporation.  All other company names and products may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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About Intershop

Intershop Communications AG (founded in Germany 1992; Prime Standard: ISH2) is the leading independent provider of omni-channel commerce solutions. Intershop offers high-performance packaged software for internet sales, complemented by all necessary services. Intershop also acts as a business process outsourcing provider, covering all aspects of online retailing up to fulfillment. Around the globe more than 300 enterprise customers, including HP, BMW, Würth, and Deutsche Telekom run Intershop solutions. Intershop is headquartered in Jena, Germany, and has offices in the United States, Europe, Australia, and China. More information about Intershop can be found online at www.intershop.com.

This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial and operational performance of Intershop. Actual events or performance may differ materially from those contained or implied in such forward-looking statements. Risks and uncertainties that could lead to such difference could include, among other things: Intershop's limited operating history, the unpredictability of future revenues and expenses and potential fluctuations in revenues and operating results, significant dependence on large single customer deals, consumer trends, the level of competition, seasonality, risks related to electronic security, possible governmental regulation, and general economic conditions.

Intershop Public Relations

Heide Rausch

Head of Corporate Communication

Phone: +49 3641 50-1000
Fax: +49 3641 50-1309