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22 Sep 2017

Retailer platform for purchasing cooperative: the first ORTHEG partner shops go online

ORTHEG is a purchasing cooperative for medical supply shops and orthopaedic workshops, currently counting around 300 specialist retailers as cooperative members. ORTHEG is now beginning a new chapter for cooperation with its members. In recent months, silver.solutions has used the silver.eShop multishop to set up a retailer platform which allows its members to build their own online shops quickly and easily. The combination of stationary specialist retailers, onsite assistance, consultation and an online shop offers considerable advantages for customers when compared with pure online shop providers. As a purchasing cooperative, ORTHEG handles shop operation and maintenance as well as logistics. This is a win-win situation for both ORTHEG and its members, showing that companies can use innovative strategies to position themselves effectively against Amazon and co.

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30 Aug 2017

Workshop: From hype to dailybusiness – Three top trends in B2B e-commerce and how your company can profit

During the B2B Strategiegipfel (strategy summit) on November 16th Ania Hentz and Frank Dege together with Bård Farstad from eZ Systems AS are holding a workshop concerning three top trends in today's B2B e-commerce – integrating dealers into your e-commerce strategy, content & commerce for B2B businesses and personalisation for business customers. Together with the workshop participants they are going to analise chances and risks and how those topics translate into daily business. 

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16 Jun 2017

Follow-up: eZ Conference 2017

There’s a lot going on at eZ Systems - and it needs to be shared and discussed. Barely nine months after the last conference, the company had already invited the community to the next conference. And the location could not have been more prominent. At Tower Bridge in London, partners and customers from all over the world met to talk about the new CMS trends and the coming features of eZ Platform as headless CMS. Against this impressive backdrop, exciting presentations and workshops were held in both the business and tracking technology fields.

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5 May 2017

New Release: silver.eShop 3.5 has arrived

It comes loaded with an abundance of new online marketing and service functions. This update puts a special focus on corporate clients and dealers. New service functions and plugins will make your shop even more successful. The new consultation function for example is optimal for consulting with customers on-site. This practical feature enables retailers to use the shop as support when meeting with customers because at the push of a button the retailer’s individual prices are hidden. 

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22 Mar 2017

The Group of Analysts issues top rating for silver.eShop

Again silver.solutions GmbH has submitted their e-commerce solution for evaluation to the business experts of the GROUP OF ANALYSTS. The Group of Analysts (TGOA) is a market research company offering evaluations of developments in the IT world. TGOA observes and interprets the effective performance of the software market using a new analysis methodology that is based on customer evaluation and research results gathered over the past twelve years. This year's rating for silver.eShop and silver.solutions turned out even better than in the previous years. 

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14 Feb 2017

Internet World Fair 2017 – Ania Hentz as an Infoarena speaker

Wednesday, 8th of March at 11:00 o'clock Ania Hentz will be holding an interesting talk regarding B2B e-Commerce strategies. Under the headline "Nicht von der Stange – die wichtigsten 10 Fragen, um Ihre individuelle B2B e-Commerce Strategie zu finden" (Not off-the-shelf - the 10 most important questions to develop your individual B2B e-commerce strategy) there will be practical tips and suggestions for old hands as well as people new to the topic. Afterwards Ania will have time for a personal chat and will gladly answer individual questions.

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25 Jan 2017

New project: ORTHEG sets up partner shops with silver.eShop

Founded in 1991 ORTHEG is a purchasing cooperative for health care supply stores and orthopaedic workshops. Today more than 300 specialist dealers are registered as cooperative members and profit from the advantages the cooperative can offer. silver.solutions is going to set up a multi-shop solution that will allow the quick installation of individual online shops for all cooperative members.

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20 Dec 2016

E-commerce topics for 2017 – Basics first, extras later

The last weeks of every year are usually filled to the brim with forecasts, predictions and trends for all possible topics. In e-commerce analysts and experts are seeing high quality content, individual customer experiences and extended business interfaces as important trends for 2017. We wanted to gain a little insight into the practical side of things and asked our customers and partners for their e-commerce high priority e-commerce topics for the upcoming year.

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9 Dec 2016

31% more online orders for Cornelsen Schulverlage Schweiz AG with silver.eShop

silver.solutions GmbH successfully implemented the new online shop with connection for Cornelsen Schulverlage Schweiz AG. The project task was to set up an online shop for the Cornelsen Schulverlage Schweiz AG linked to Microsoft Dynamics NAV. While the primary target group for the shop are teachers, end customers and trainee teachers are also able to order resources online. The design should be oriented to the overall look of the online presence of the German parent company. The focus of shop development was the implementation of a powerful search function that perfectly reflects the teacher’s field of work.

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7 Dec 2016

Product data for industry 4.0: PIM akeneo and Microsoft Dynamics NAV

One of the cornerstones for successful digitization processes are top quality product data. silver.solutions has been observing for years now, that missing or low quality product information are a notorious bottleneck in the digitalization of business processes. To use product data in e-commerce a product information management system (PIM) is needed that also integrates the ERP system.

Using the PIM solution akeneo (available as Open Source or licence product) silver.solutions has implemented an exemplary solution of how data between ERP, PIM and online shop can be exchanged automatically. This way product data can be maintained and optimized in a dedicated system but can easily be used for all kinds of channels and applications.

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