Jena, 21 February 2019 - Award on the big stage: in Berlin, Intershop received the E-Commerce Germany Award in the "Best Platform/Shop Software" category from laudator and "E-Commerce Rockstar" Michael Atug. The award was presented at the E-Commerce Expo 2019 trade fair. The Intershop Commerce Suite won in the first evaluation phase based on a public vote from customers, partners, and the general public. The resulting Top 10 were evaluated by a jury including Carsten Hennig, Head of International at Mister Spex, Anna Montasser, Director Office Berlin at Bundesverband Onlinehandel e.V., Miro Morczinkek, CEO at Moebel24 and Nadine Litchfield, SM Consumer Markets & E-Commerce at Germany Trade & Invest.
This year, the E-Commerce Germany Awards counted over 350 nominations in the categories Platform / Shop Software, Payments, International Expansion, Analytics / BI Solution, Customer Communication Tool, Sales Generating Tool, Logistics, IT and Infrastructural Solution, Innovation / New Development in E-Commerce and Best Agency.
Dr. Jochen Wiechen is delighted about the award: "The E-Commerce Award proves once again that Intershop's solutions for highly scalable online shops are enjoying growing popularity not only in the market. They also convince industry experts and analysts with their ability to flexibly integrate new applications or easily open up additional sales channels. As a team, we are proud to shape the market with this."
The award was presented at a festive event on the eve of the E-Commerce Expo in Berlin, at which Intershop participated with a trade fair stand and stage sponsoring. More than 5,000 visitors attended the event. Exemplary digitization projects were presented there. These included Intershop customer TRUMPF with its new customer experience platform and Mister Spex, who presented its multi-channel strategy. Intershop congratulates its customers on their well-received appearances and its partner dotsource, which was recognized as the best agency.
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.
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