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: 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.