Jena, Germany, May 7, 2013 – Intershop, a leading e-commerce software solutions provider, today announces enhancements and improvements to its powerful, scalable e-commerce platform, Intershop 7. In version 7.3, Intershop focuses on replacing complexity with simplicity, making it easier for retailers to quickly start a business-to-business (B2B) presence across multiple channels.
As multi-channel B2B commerce gains critical mass in 2013, the release of Intershop’s latest version focuses on empowering customized experience and simplifying ordering for B2B customers.
Intershop 7.3 also introduces a new framework with a simple-to-use front end, intended to ensure the highest flexibility for campaigns. This is achieved by making it much easier for shop-fronts to be custom-configured for different target customer profiles, including B2B- and B2C- (business-to-consumer) focused campaigns.
Further enhancements in version 7.3 include enhanced, simplified data management capabilities, making it easier and more efficient for users to handle large amounts of product data and related content.
In further detail, new features and improvements include:
Intershop CEO Jochen Moll comments: “With B2B commerce really taking off in 2013, we are introducing a series of enhancements to our commerce platform that enables improvements in the critical areas of enhanced customer experience, user-friendly tools and easier, faster ordering. As retailers wake up to the reality that the faster-growing B2B sites are those that have all the attributes you would normally expect from a B2C site, so we are speeding up the B2B revolution by making it easier and faster to transform and enhance entire shop-fronts.”
Intershop 7.3 is available with immediate effect.
Intershop Communications AG (founded in Germany 1992; Prime Standard: ISHA) is an independent, internationally leading provider of omnichannel commerce solutions. The latter are available as cloud-based commerce-as-a-service solutions or as licensed models and combine the expertise from over 25 years of software development for online commerce. Upon request, Intershop orchestrates the entire omnichannel commerce process chain – from the design of online channels to the implementation of software to fulfillment. Around the globe more than 300 enterprise customers run Intershop solutions. Customers include large corporations such as HP, BMW, Würth and Deutsche Telekom as well as medium-sized enterprises. Intershop operates in Europe, the USA and the Asia-Pacific region.
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.