Jena, Germany, February 20, 2006 - Intershop Communications will once again be recognizing its customers' most successful e-commerce projects at this year's CeBIT. The eOscar awards for "Best B2C Solution," "Best B2B Solution," and "Best Procurement Solution," now in their eighth year, will be presented at a special ceremony on March 10. A panel of experts is judging the nominated entries.
Nominees for the individual categories include the following shortlisted organizations: Elkjop, Riatek, Debitel, Lenscare, Williams Lea, Esize, Wellnet und Schott.
The members of this year's jury are Dunja Koelwel, e-commerce Magazin, Marina Walser, Area Marketing Director, Novell, Prof. Dr. Detlef Lobenstein, Fachhochschule Erfurt, Burkhardt Lowe, Manager e-Business Program Management, smart and Jörg Krumbiegel, Vice President Engineering, Intershop.
The coveted prizes will be awarded on March 10, 2006, at CeBIT in Hanover.
For further information about Intershop's presence at CeBIT, please visit our website at www.intershop.com/cebit.
Intershop Communications AG (founded in Germany 1992; Prime Standard: ISH2) is the leading independent provider of omni-channel commerce solutions. Intershop offers high-performance packaged software for internet sales, complemented by all necessary services. Intershop also acts as a business process outsourcing provider, covering all aspects of online retailing up to fulfillment. Around the globe more than 300 enterprise customers, including HP, BMW, Würth, and Deutsche Telekom run Intershop solutions. Intershop is headquartered in Jena, Germany, and has offices in the United States, Europe, Australia, and China. More information about Intershop can be found online at www.intershop.com.
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.