ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE:ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to increase global sales, today announced the expansion of its Webstores Amplifier with support for Bigcommerce, a powerful e-commerce website platform that allows small and medium businesses to quickly set up online stores. The ChannelAdvisor Webstores Amplifier simplifies product creation, automatically synchronizes inventory and standardizes fulfillment across multiple online channels and retail websites for its customers.
“Bigcommerce offers our customers an easy-to-use online store with most advanced functionality already built in, which retailers really appreciate as they grow to the next level,” said Marc Sebes, senior product manager at ChannelAdvisor. “It provides a flexible and user-friendly e-commerce storefront that can be launched in hours instead of months, enabling retailers to spend more time selling instead of waiting for their site to be finished.”
“At Bigcommerce, we see 2014 as the year of the SMB, when small- and medium-sized businesses finally have the tools they need to compete with the big box stores,” said Kirsten Knipp, vice president of marketing at Bigcommerce. “Partnering with a recognized leader in the multichannel space like ChannelAdvisor will help our online merchants sell in more places at once, improving their profile, extending their reach and empowering them to increase their sales.”
“Bigcommerce offers an excellent online store solution, one that we’ve successfully used for many years,” said Jennifer Kimble, CEO at MadSportsStuff. “We’re thrilled that Bigcommerce and ChannelAdvisor are working together. Now, we can automatically sync inventory and quantity details across marketplaces and our website all through the ChannelAdvisor system. This frees up a significant amount of time to focus on sourcing new products and driving top line revenue.”ChannelAdvisor offers retailers and manufacturers leading cloud-based solutions to efficiently automate and manage the online selling process across multiple channels, including third-party marketplaces, paid search and comparison shopping engines. With the addition of Bigcommerce, ChannelAdvisor’s Webstores Amplifier supports industry-leading webstore platforms, including Amazon Webstores, Shopify and Yahoo! Stores. Through a single inventory feed, ChannelAdvisor customers can manage their overall online selling process, from listing to order management, from one platform. By eliminating the tedious tasks of optimizing online listings and analyzing performance, ChannelAdvisor allows sellers to increase sales and successfully scale their e-commerce businesses.