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Infibeam.com customers can now access Monsoon’s e-commerce network.
Emeryville, CA—December 20, 2010—Monsoon Commerce Solutions (MCS), the leading provider of online marketplace-based solutions for sellers and retailers, and Infibeam.com, India’s largest e-commerce retailer, have completed an integration project that enables Infibeam to give shoppers in India access to 100 million items—including new and used books, textbooks, movies, and music—offered for sale by independent sellers.
“It is our continuous endeavor to provide the largest selection of books and media products to our customers at the best price and with the fastest delivery,” said Vishal Mehta, CEO of Infibeam. “Through our partnership with MCS, shoppers in India can enjoy great savings on a wider selection of books on Infibeam.com.”
“By adding Infibeam’s large base of Indian customers to our ever-growing audience, this partnership represents yet another step forward in the MCS commitment to providing our sellers with access to the broadest base of buyers worldwide,” stated Brian Elliott, CEO of Monsoon Commerce Solutions.
The Infibeam.com integration was completed using the MCS E-commerce Integration Framework, a standardized XML-based technology that allows partners to access the MCS seller network in highly flexible and scalable ways. Infibeam.com customers will benefit from MCS’ large catalog, competitive pricing, and seamless marketplace shopping experience.
About Monsoon Commerce SolutionsMonsoon Commerce Solutions helps online sellers and retailers grow their sales through online marketplaces. The company offers the industry’s most advanced—and most successful—selling solutions and tools for retailers and merchants.
Monsoon Commerce Solutions leverages the technology, industry expertise, and global logistics capabilities of two online marketplace leaders: Alibris and Monsoon. Together, Monsoon Commerce Solutions drives sales growth for customers through three business groups: Selling Solutions, Marketplace Services, and Alibris Retail. Learn more at www.monsooncommerce.com.
About Infibeam.comInfibeam.com owns and operates an e-commerce retail portal (www.infibeam.com), as well as a customized products portal at www.picsquare.com. The company also provides e-commerce and interactive marketing services to brands, retailers, and media companies in India and internationally.