SOURCE: Mercent

Mercent

June 11, 2009 11:17 ET

Mercent and Shop.org to Sponsor Exclusive Dinner During the 2009 Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition in Boston

Company Also Showcasing Its Award-Winning Mercent Retail™ Online Marketing Platform for Retailers

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - June 11, 2009) - Mercent™, a leading provider of on-demand marketing solutions for retailers, announced today it is exhibiting new and expanded software services at this year's Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition (IRCE) which will be held next week at the Boston Convention Center, June 15-17, 2009.

In partnership with Shop.org, Mercent will kick-off the event by co-hosting an exclusive networking dinner for enterprise retailers attending IRCE, following IRCE's registration and reception. The cocktail reception and dinner will begin at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 15th.

During this casual evening event, many of the industry's leading merchants will have an opportunity to connect and engage with their peers along with representatives of Shop.org and Mercent to discuss everything from the current retail environment to merchant best practices for success in 2009.

As an IRCE exhibitor Mercent will also showcase its Mercent Retail™ technology -- an award-winning on demand e-commerce channel management platform that enables merchants to control their online marketing strategies and drive revenue growth by promoting and selling the right products with the right merchandising offers across different retail channels. Mercent will be exhibiting daily at conference booth #645.

IRCE is the world's largest e-retailing conference and exhibition. IRCE 2009 features 179 speakers in 94 sessions communicating strategies and tools online retailers can use to thrive in a recession pulling the rest of retailing down.

Retailers interested in attending the Mercent and Shop.org dinner, or learning more about Mercent should contact Mercent at 206-832-3900 or email info@mercent.com. Information regarding Mercent Retail shopping feed management technology, Mercent Performance marketing services, and the complete list of online marketing channels in the Mercent Shopping Network are available at www.mercent.com.

About Mercent:

Mercent provides online marketing technology and services to help retail merchants optimize performance across online marketing channels. Mercent's on-demand platform, Mercent Retail, connects existing retail management systems and The Mercent Shopping Network, a network of more than 50 online shopping destinations including transactional marketplaces such as Amazon.com and eBay Large Merchant Services, comparison shopping engines (CSEs) such as Shopping.com and Shopzilla, paid inclusion programs like Yahoo! Search Submit Pro, and affiliate marketing programs such as LinkShare and the Google Affiliate Network. Mercent Retail makes it easy for merchants to increase revenue and gross margins by promoting the right products with the right merchandising offers and placement using optimized product data feeds to these key retail channels.

Mercent customers include 1-800-Flowers, Bass Pro Shops, Brookstone, GUESS?, L'Occitane USA, Redcats Group, REI, and other leading retailers. Mercent is an Amazon.com Certified System Integrator, Buy.com Gold Certified Partner, SHOP.COM Certified Data Feed Provider, certified Google Product Search Partner and Yahoo! Search Submit Pro certified feed provider. Founded by veterans of Amazon.com, Mercent is a venture-funded company based in Seattle, WA. For more information, visit www.mercent.com.

Contact Information

  • Mercent PR Contact:
    Kristine Szarkowitz
    Email Contact
    Tel: 206.310.5323