Barcelona, Spain, 30 May 2016 – Intershop and its long-standing partner, ModusLink have announced that they are Silver Sponsors at the Global E-Commerce Summit, which will take place from 31 May – 1 June 2016 at the CCIB, Barcelona.
Intershop and ModusLink experts will be available to discuss e-commerce challenges and solutions, share their market experience, and explain how the flexible and scalable Intershop Commerce Suite enables companies worldwide to leverage the full potential of online selling with a single platform. With a range of deployment models and service offerings, the platform helps B2C, B2B and B2X organizations globally roll out brands over all touch points, build a perfect shopping experience and boost revenue growth, ultimately reducing time-to-market.
Intershop and ModusLink recently announced that they have extended their partnership, with the aim of providing a joint full-service e-commerce solution in the cloud to customers globally. The extended partnership includes the development and integration of standard interfaces from ModusLink’s logistics, payment and taxation back-end systems into Intershop’s full-service Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution, as well as seamless access from the Intershop platform to ModusLink’s logistics and warehousing services. Intershop and ModusLink’s joint customers include Jacobs Douwe Egberts (JDE), the world’s leading pure-play coffee and tea company, serving consumers in more than 100 countries through iconic brands such as Jacobs and Tassimo.
Launched eight years ago, the Global E-Commerce Summit is the leading international event that focuses on the most important trends and developments in global e-commerce, cross-border trading and omni-channel retail. Under the theme “Shaping the future of digital commerce”, the event will offer inspiring key notes, market insights, business strategies, useful business cases, networking possibilities and the fifth edition of the European E-Commerce Award ceremony.
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.