We are very happy to finally be able to share the exciting news with our partners and customers: eZ Systems, our long-time partner and international content specialist, has decided to add eZ Commerce to the eZ Platform to provide a more standardized e-commerce offering on top of the new version 2 of eZ Platform. silver.solutions is very proud that the new software will be an OEM product engineered by silver.solutions and powered by the silver.eShop technology.
Indunorm went live with a new online presence back in November. Website and online shop both have been through a design refresh and are now offering more e-commerce functions which reflect the growing demand regarding online services. For a more comfortable shopping and service experience the shop design follows a cleaner and more modern approach.
From November 15 to 16 Berlin based project networks GmbH hosted their second annual Strategy Summit B2B e-Commerce and e-Business. Decision makers and executives from a wide range of industries met to determine their current position in terms of digitisation. The summit is a successful German networking format where e-business, marketing and digitisation managers meet up for in depth 1:1 conversations. Best practice presentations, panel discussions and workshops round out the picture.
The multishop edition is the top highlight of this update. With silver.eShop multishop, manufacturers are able to offer their retailers and sales partners an affordable option for a professional online presence. The solution has a convenient modular shop system and enables simple customisation of the user’s own corporate design. A number of exciting new modules have been added to silver.eShop 3.6 to complement the standard e-commerce solution.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.