News & Events: October 2011

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Retail Anywhere Integrates with ShopIgniter’s Social Cross-Channel Platform

Retail Anywhere, a leading provider of point of sale and retail management systems for midsize retailers, today announced a new integration of their retail software solutions with ShopIgniter to deliver social, cross-channel retailing and empower Retail Anywhere customers with further cross-channel retailing capabilities.

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ShopIgniter Named a “2011 Innovative Company to Watch” by Leading Analyst Firm

ShopIgniter, a provider of innovative social commerce software, today announced that IDC Research has named ShopIgniter a 2011 Innovative Company to Watch. ShopIgniter was the only company recognized in the Commerce 2.0 category.

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ShopIgniter Introduces New Social Ecommerce Solution

The new ecommerce software, which includes first-of-its kind inventory control, will allow merchants to share promotions and deals, complete highly-secure transactions, and manage inventory, all within consumers’ newsfeeds on Facebook. ShopIgniter’s innovative software includes inventory technology that makes it possible for retailers to show how much inventory is left and make recommendations to shoppers when a desired product is sold out. Providing recommendations will help businesses accommodate the excess demand created by social promotions.

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ShopIgniter Puts Shopping Into Facebook’s News Feed

Social commerce software provider ShopIgniter is bringing shopping directly into the Facebook news feed. ShopIgniter introduced what it calls “in-stream technology,” saying it allows merchants to promote products and services, offer deals, complete secure transactions (two-sided SSL encryption), and manage inventory, all within the news feed on Facebook.

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In-Stream Checkout with ShopIgniter

Facebook fans can now make purchases within their newsfeeds with new intelligent inventory control technology from social commerce provider ShopIgniter. This in-stream technology allows brands and retailers to quickly promote products, deals and complete secure transactions – both inside a business page and inside a fans’ newsfeed.

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ShopIgniter Launches In-Stream Purchasing with Industry-First Technology

ShopIgniter Launches In-Stream Purchasing with Industry-First Technology

ShopIgniter, a provider of innovative social commerce software, today introduced new in-stream technology with an industry-first intelligent inventory control. Enterprise brands and retailers can now merchandise curated shopping and sharing experiences both inside a Facebook business page and inside the Facebook fans’ newsfeed.

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Social Monetization: Measuring Its Impact On The Bottom Line

Social media as a marketing tool shows no sign of letting up. In fact, it is one of the fastest growing and most promising strategies a business can employ to boost sales and conversions. Consider: If it were a country, Facebook, with its 750 million users, would be the world’s third largest; Twitter processes more than 50 million tweets every day; and one in four of adults over 65 now participates in a social-networking site, according to eMarketer. It’s no wonder that, today, social media is one of the keys to building branding and engagement. But it is also a viable marketing channel of its own that can deliver genuine value to the bottom line.

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ShopIgniter Chief Executive Officer to Speak on Social Commerce for the Outdoor Industry at Rendezvous 2011

ShopIgniter, a provider of innovative social commerce solutions, today announced that ShopIgniter’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Matt Compton, will join industry executives at companies such as Columbia Sportswear, Patagonia and REI, as a speaker at Rendezvous 2011, the premier annual educational conference for outdoor industry executives in the country.

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