Austin, Texas – July 14, 2010 Volusion, the leading provider of ecommerce software and services for online merchants, today announced the launch of the Volusion Partner Network. This launch is the next step in the company’s dedication to building strong relationships with other companies and service providers to better help merchants succeed online.
In 2009 alone, Volusion merchants processed more than $2 billion in transactions which accounted for 1% of all Internet transactions. Over the past year, the company added 10,000 new active ecommerce stores, making Volusion the fastest growing provider in the industry. Companies or individuals with the capability to improve, complement, extend or promote the platform are in a great position to form an alliance with Volusion. The ecommerce provider works with companies and individuals of all sizes by offering four different partnership options.
- Strategic Partners: Partners with the ability to greatly grow the Volusion customer base
- Solutions Partners: Technology partners who enhance and extend the Volusion product and platform
- Agency Partners: We’ve got two partnership options: Value Added Reseller and Referral Partners
- Affiliate Partners: Partners who drive site traffic and potential clients to Volusion
Volusion’s partner program already includes more than fifteen top companies from their respective industries, including Microsoft, FedEx, UPS and QuickBooks. The company recently added Doba, eBridge, Shipwire, Stamps.com and Verisign to the Volusion Partner Network. The addition of these companies provides Volusion customers with best-of-breed distribution, back-office and infrastructure resources.
“We couldn’t possibly be more excited about Volusion’s Partner Program. We’ve been working exclusively with the platform for years and we’re thrilled at the prospect of being able to offer our custom solutions to the entire Volusion community. We simply can’t imagine a better partnership,” said Kevin Harman, President of Brand Labs.
“We are excited to join Volusion’s portfolio of innovative partnerships. The alliance enables Volusion merchants to benefit from real-time order fulfillment, live inventory synching from Shipwire warehouses to their Volusion accounts and seamless order tracking. We’re pleased to provide an integration which allows merchants to focus on their business and remove the hassles of storage and shipping,” said Nate Gilmore, VP of Business Development and Marketing at Shipwire.
“We are excited to announce the launch of the Volusion Partner Network. The relationships we forge with partners will ultimately enhance the overall ecommerce experience for our customers. We look forward to working with current and future partners to extend our platform and support merchants on their road to success,” said Clay Olivier, Volusion COO and CMO.
Volusion is the leader in shopping cart software for online businesses. Over the last 10 years, thousands of companies have used Volusion to succeed online, including market leaders such as Disney, Motorola, Chicago Tribune, Michigan State University and Crutchfield. Volusion is the only ecommerce provider to offer free, 24x7x365 Out of this World™ Support to merchants. For more information about Volusion, please visit http://www.volusion.com.