Paul Demery , Chief Technology Editor
LAS VEGAS - SEPTEMBER 16, 2008 - - SHOP.comT (Booth #531), the destination comparison shopping engine designed for women, today announced at the Shop.org Annual Summit, the newest addition of merchant partners, including Land of Nod, Perry Ellis, Chiasso and Office Depot, to its extensive list of top-tier merchants and specialty retailers. SHOP.com`s latest merchants join as part of the site`s flexible media model, which provides CPC (cost-per-click) or CPO (cost-per-order) programs. SHOP.com provides merchants with the ability to have product listings integrated into the site`s search engine and gain access to millions of qualified and targeted customers.
Adding to SHOP.com`s selection of millions of products and thousands of retail partners are leading apparel retailers, jewelry brands, home furnishings retailers, and seasonal retailers for Halloween costumes and Christmas decorations, among others. Merchants joining the site`s CPC program, such as Office Depot, allow consumers to purchase directly from the partner store, while the CPO program allows consumers to browse and purchase items using SHOP.com`s proprietary universal shopping cart, OneCart®.
"Comparison shopping sites such as SHOP.com will continue to gain momentum as more price-sensitive shoppers do their homework. SHOP.com goes an extra step to help customers save time and money with tools such as buying guides and coupon aggregation," said Ken Goldstein, CEO of SHOP.com. "SHOP.com is pleased to welcome these new merchants to our roster, as they provide an even greater convenience for customers to do all their shopping at one site."
Since joining the SHOP.com merchant network earlier this year, Drugstore.com has experienced success on SHOP.com`s platform.
"SHOP.com provides a platform for online retailers to achieve increased brand exposure among highly-qualified consumers," said Colin Veach, Director of Internet Marketing, from Drugstore.com. "SHOP.com`s multiple media options offer an efficient way to connect our products to consumers on the Web and to capture maximum online demand."
Visitors to SHOP.com can now find products from top retailers such as:
Chiasso - Contemporary and modern furniture, gifts, decor, and accessories
Jockey - underwear manufacturer for men, women, boys, girls and baby
Land of Nod - high-quality kids furniture
Office Depot - one of the world`s largest sellers of office products
Oneida - silverware, flatware, dinnerware, drink ware, kitchenware and gift ideas
Perry Ellis - leading retailer of men`s designer clothing
Woolrich - quality apparel for men, women, and children
Additionally, customers at SHOP.com can now browse and purchase items from the following merchants:
AutoAnything - discount auto accessories and auto parts
Baby Earth - innovative baby products
BigFly Sports - autographed memorabilia, sporting equipment and gaming products
Bronner`s Christmas - world`s largest Christmas store
Buckle - designer jeans, men`s and women`s fashion clothing
Costumes4Less - Halloween costumes for kids and adults
Costume Discounter - Halloween costume selection
Diamond International - fine jewelry, watches and accessories
Home Improvements SuperStore - finest selection of name brand products for home improvements
Natures Jewelry - unique jewelry at affordable prices
Oompa Toys - unique, natural, wooden and European toys
Original Penguin - American lifestyle brand specializing in clothing, footwear and eyewear for men, women, and kids
SHOP.com is the destination comparison shopping engine that merchandises to women and leverages the multi-merchant features of its patented OneCart® technology. Designed with the busy woman in mind, SHOP.com offers an authoritative selection of products from well-known brand name merchants and high quality specialty retailers. Privately-held, SHOP.com is a California-based company with offices in New York City and London. For more information, visit the company`s website at www.SHOP.COM.