Jena, Germany, May 21, 2014 – Intershop Communications AG, leading independent provider of innovative solutions for omni-channel commerce, has formed a partnership with multi-channel marketing specialist Querplex. The partnership aims at supplying e-commerce managers with an unbeatable combination of the market's leading e-commerce technology and first-class implementation expertise.
Querplex offers the services of a multi-channel marketing agency and the broad portfolio of an IT service company in one. The coming collaboration between the partners will put comprehensive expertise in the development and implementation of complex content management and shop systems in the hands of Intershop clients who are designing and realizing sophisticated e-business projects. Intershop's flagship platform, Intershop 7, allows any business model, sales channel and customer touchpoint to be administered centrally, reducing operating costs and giving customers exactly what they are looking for at precisely the place they expect to find it.
"We have been managing international Intershop projects for over 13 years," comments Angelika Benkert, CEO of Querplex GmbH. "What our clients particularly value is our long experience and the comprehensive expertise in realizing ambitious multi-channel environments that goes along with it. The new cooperative agreement between Intershop and Querplex signals our readiness to build on this combined effort."
Udo Rauch, Intershop VP Channel, adds: "This partnership demonstrates that even agencies and their clients can achieve lasting and future-proof added value for their business with Intershop solutions. We look forward to stepping up our successful collaboration with Querplex in the future."
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.