Katie Evans , Managing Editor, International Research
Fastest Growing Ecommerce Software Solution Supports Leading Order Management System for SMBs
Austin, TX – April 19, 2010 – BigCommerce, the leading provider of ecommerce software for small business merchants, and Stone Edge Technologies, Inc. today announced an integration that will allow Stone Edge Order Manager users to import and manage orders from the BigCommerce platform. Providing significant time savings to small-to-medium-sized multi-channel merchants (SMBs), the integration lets merchants manage Web, mail, phone, and in-store orders in one system where they share the same customer, product and order information.
The Stone Edge Order Manager is the leading order management system for small-to-medium-sized Web merchants, while BigCommerce provides comprehensive ecommerce software that enables online retailers to easily create and maintain ecommerce sites by combining advanced functionality with simple, intuitive design and administration. The fastest-growing SaaS ecommerce platform in the world, BigCommerce has experienced 114% month-on-month growth since its inception in 2009.
“Our mission at BigCommerce is to give our customers the best ecommerce marketing platform we can. That means integrating with the third party tools they use to run their business,” said Mitchell Harper, co-Founder and co-CEO of BigCommerce. “The Stone Edge integration is a perfect example of this on the order management side, and sits nicely alongside our existing integrations which include Google AdWords, Google Website Optimizer, Facebook, FedEx and UPS.”
BigCommerce customer and business owner Aaron Eaton of online electronics supplier littleaton.com has already begun incorporating the Stone Edge Order Manager into his management system: “I use Stone Edge for my BigCommerce store to sync up and pull my orders, and then send them out to suppliers,” said Eaton. “I love it because it keeps orders and items organized, and keeps me on the right track to success. It’s amazing!”
The Stone Edge Order Manager gives SMBs the tools they need to manage their orders, customers, products, purchasing, packing and shipping, etc. “The integration with BigCommerce gives Order Manager users an attractive alternative for their Web stores,” said Barney Stone, President of Stone Edge Technologies. “The power and flexibility of BigCommerce should be a good complement to the power and flexibility of the Order Manager.”
BigCommerce gives small businesses everything they need to sell online: A robust ecommerce platform, the ability to modify the look-and-feel of a store without knowing HTML, advanced marketing capabilities, self-help and phone support, and more than fifty different ways to accept payments online. BigCommerce also provides built-in integration with third-party services and tools to drive traffic to customers` online stores, including one-click Google AdWords campaign creation and Google Products export.
BigCommerce is the leading provider of ecommerce software for small business merchants. BigCommerce enables any small business to easily set up and operate a professional ecommerce site, combining advanced ecommerce functionality with simple, intuitive design and administration. More than just an ecommerce platform, BigCommerce also helps small businesses attract more customers to their stores with just a few simple clicks, and offers more features than other ecommerce solutions. BigCommerce is the latest offering from Interspire™, a leading provider of shopping cart software used by more than 40,000 organizations worldwide. For more information, please visit www.bigcommerce.com.
ABOUT STONE EDGE TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Stone Edge Technologies is a privately owned developer of affordable ecommerce software for small businesses. Barney Stone, a pioneer of database software for desktop computers, founded the company in 1983. Stone Edge began shipping its flagship Order Manager in 2000. Today more than 2,500 Web merchants use the Stone Edge Order Manager to help streamline their businesses.