Jena, Germany, February 23, 2007 - Intershop Communications AG today announced that it received an order from Dutch software distributors Electronic Software Distribution (ESDNOW), whose B2B and B2C customers can download software online at www.esdnow.com. The online portal is being completely revamped based on Intershop's Enfinity Suite 6 software, with the go-live date scheduled for summer of this year.
Headquartered in Schiphol, Netherlands, ESDNOW only sells its software products online. Customers download software files directly from the website and activate them with a serial number or code. The company's product portfolio ranges from security software to entertainment, business, and language solutions.
The new online portal powered by Intershop's Enfinity Suite 6 software is expected to set new benchmarks in terms of usability and stability, enabling customers to download software quickly and easily.
"Intershop has been extremely successful in the Netherlands over the past two years. This is emphasized the number of new projects that we have managed to acquire in this sales region," says Ralf Männlein, the Intershop board member responsible for sales and marketing. "The Dutch market continues to offer exciting potential in the e-commerce segment."
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.