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As part of the partnership, Fulfilltopia will help the VBEDA attract new business to the area by helping them streamline their distribution process, making it more attractive to international clients.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Aug. 27, 2012 -- Fulfilltopia recently announced a partnership with the Virginia Beach Economic Development Authority to help provide ecommerce order fulfillment and distribution for international companies doing business through Virginia Beach. As part of the partnership, Fulfilltopia will help the VBEDA attract new business to the area by helping them streamline their distribution process, making it more attractive to international clients.
In addition, Fulfilltopia will go abroad alongside representatives from the VBED to help draw new clients to the Virginia Beach area. "We're able to show them that we have an ecommerce fulfillment system ready to go," explains Eric Brown of Fulfilltopia. "We already have a nationwide system in place to ensure that, from order to delivery, everything is completely smooth. We just had to integrate the necessary pre-planning steps for our international clients."
As part of the partnership, Fulfilltopia is developing an extensive knowledge of those pre-planning steps. The company can assist international entities doing business in the United States establish their legal business entity, handle importing, and taxes. The goal is to provide a turnkey solution, ready to go for any business looking to create a United States presence through Virginia Beach.
With easy access to the port of Norfolk, Virginia Beach has long been a central destination for companies seeking to move product throughout the eastern seaboard. Norfolk sits at the center of the majority of the East Coast population, making it easy for product fulfillment services located here to branch throughout the populated coastal region and reach inland to cities like Cleveland, Chicago, and Nashville.
About Fulfilltopia: Located in Virginia Beach, Fulfilltopia (http://www.fulfilltopia.com) offers complete ecommerce product fulfillment service solutions. Specializing in completely integrated solutions that streamline the process from initial order to delivery, Fulfilltopia is a scalable and customizable tool for businesses across the United States and around the world.