New York–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 13, 2005–Venda, Inc., the leading provider
of on-demand global eCommerce solutions, announced today that CEO Jeff Max and
Lauren Freedman, President of the e-tailing group, inc. will present a free
eCommerce ”best practices” Webinar entitled, ”Can Best-in-Class eCommerce
Be Affordable?” on Tuesday July 19, 2005 at 1:00 p.m. EDT. The Webinar is designed
to respond to the increasing need by online merchants to provide exemplary customer
experiences on their sites while maintaining the bottom line.
Venda and the e-tailing group conducted a successful industry-wide survey of
more than 150 online retailing, brand and manufacturing merchants focusing on
their technology strategies and solutions. Survey results and trends that are
shaping the technology eCommerce market will be shared in the Webinar. For example,
a surprising fifty-five percent of merchants surveyed indicated that they are
very or somewhat likely to make a change to their technology platform.
Lauren Freedman will also highlight specific best practices and actionable
advice learned from the survey participants. ”We know that the collective
knowledge and experience of the online retailing community is one of the most
valuable ways of advancing the offerings by the online retail industry,”
stated Jeffrey Max, CEO of Venda, Inc. ”That is why we are leveraging the
expertise of the e-tailing group with the survey process to highlight the challenges
and trends in the eCommerce market.”
What: Free Webinar – ”Can Best-in-Class eCommerce Be Affordable?”
Sponsored by Venda, Inc. and the e-tailing group, inc.
When: Tuesday, July 19, 2005
1:00 p.m. EDT
Where: Register at www.venda.com/webinar
or call 888.878.3632 for
Who: Jeff Max, CEO of Venda, Inc.
Lauren Freedman, President of the e-tailing group, inc.
About Venda, Inc.
Venda delivers on-demand eCommerce to some of the world’s leading retailers
and manufacturers, including Virgin Megastore, Panasonic, Universal Group, Tommy
Hilfiger, Ted Baker and Xerox. The Company’s complete eCommerce platform combines
flexibility, reliability and scalability with the operating advantages of an
outsourced service. Multi-lingual and multi-currency capable, Venda’s B2B, B2C
and B2E solutions provide ”best of the web” capabilities to mid-tier and Fortune
1000 companies. Venda allows customers to reduce the risk, complexity and cost
associated with eCommerce, while empowering business users and delivering unprecedented
ROI. With offices in New York, London and Bangkok, the Company is managed by
a team of eCommerce veterans with more than 20 years of experience in online
About the e-tailing group, inc.
Founded in 1994, with the belief that new technologies enable promotion of products/services
for the ultimate customer reach, the e-tailing group, inc. is a shopper-centric
eCommerce consulting firm. The firm’s expertise and point of differentiation
is their merchant mentality that fosters development of eCommerce as a distribution
channel. Their mission is to leverage the art of merchandising to improve customers’
multi-channel shopping experiences. Customized merchandising programs, innovative
eCommerce solutions and go-to-market strategies for online merchants and related
technologies/services, optimize implementation of multi-channel merchandising
and customer service tools. In addition to consulting, the e-tailing group’s
proprietary surveys help to set cross-channel standards for industry performance.