SOURCE: CommerceHub

August 08, 2006 09:00 ET

Kohl's Selects CommerceHub Platform to Support e-Commerce Growth

Drop-Ship Master™ to Streamline Fulfillment of Online Orders

ALBANY, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 8, 2006 -- CommerceHub, the Supply-on-Demand platform for integration fulfillment solutions, today announced that Kohl's Corporation has selected its Universal Connection Hub™ and Drop-Ship Master™ solutions to provide the supply chain management platform to support the retailer's e-commerce operation.

Kohl's is a leading national department store chain with 749 locations in 43 states and features products on their e-commerce site, www.kohls.com.

"CommerceHub has a proven track record for reliable integration and dependable connectivity," said Mike Molitor, SVP eCommerce of Kohl's. "With one connection we are able to integrate and manage our e-commerce supply chain."

CommerceHub's Universal Connection Hub enables Kohl's to quickly bring new products to market by efficiently integrating new suppliers without the costs or technical challenges typically associated with connecting new partners. With CommerceHub's Drop-Ship Master Kohl's will empower their suppliers to fulfill orders directly to the end customer, eliminating the need to stock and warehouse additional inventory. The CommerceHub Supply-on-Demand virtual inventory platform provides Kohl's the complete visibility and control to manage the process with the same level of brand management, fulfillment performance and customer service it has when shipping products directly from its own warehouse.

"We are pleased to partner with Kohl's to support their online business," said Frank Poore, president and CEO of CommerceHub. "With our industry leading integration and fulfillment solutions they will be able to broaden their product offerings while avoiding inventory carrying costs and warehousing expenses."

About Kohl's

Based in Menomonee Falls, Wis., Kohl's is a family-focused, value-oriented specialty department store offering moderately priced national and exclusive brand apparel, shoes, accessories, and home and beauty products in an exciting shopping environment. Kohl's operates 749 stores in 43 states. For a list of store locations and information, or for the added convenience of shopping online, visit Kohl's Website at www.kohls.com.

About CommerceHub

CommerceHub is the industry's leading provider of fulfillment and integration solutions for retailers and wholesale distribution companies. With nearly a decade of experience working with Top 25 retailers, distribution supply chains and a wide array of major brand name suppliers, CommerceHub manages nearly $1 billion in goods annually on behalf of such industry leaders as Costco, QVC, Staples, Circuit City, eToys, Kmart, Sears, Target, Walgreens, Dell, Toshiba, Sanyo, Minolta, Gateway and Little Tikes.

For information on the CommerceHub Supply-on-Demand platform, Universal Connection Hub, Drop Ship Master or Product Master, visit www.commercehub.com.

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