Bridgeport, CT (PRWEB) April 29, 2009
GoECart, the market leader in on-demand ecommerce solutions, today announced it has been named as a finalist in the Software and Information Industry Association's (SIIA) 24th annual CODiE Awards. The newest version of the company's flagship product, GoECart 8, is a finalist for "Best Ecommerce Solution." This is the fourth year in a row that GoECart has been nominated for this distinguished honor.
Established in 1986, the CODiE Awards celebrate outstanding achievement and vision in the software, digital information, and education technology industries. The CODiE Awards hold the distinction of being the industry's only peer reviewed awards program, providing a unique opportunity for companies to evaluate and honor each other's work. CODiE's Best Ecommerce Solution category awards the software solution that best facilitates ecommerce functions. This includes personalization tools, shopping carts, comparison bots, order forms, and delivery processes, and other ecommerce products.
More than 850 nominations were received this year for recognition of best of breed products and services across 71 categories. According to SIIA President Ken Wasch, 'The competition is particularly steep this year during the 24th Annual SIIA CODiE Awards, making selection as a CODiE Finalist a real achievement.' Wasch further added that 'All the companies on this year's list of CODiE Finalists should feel justifiably proud of their accomplishment in making it to this stage, and have much excitement to look forward to regarding the upcoming CODiE Awards voting!'
"We are honored to be recognized by CODiE for the fourth year in a row, said Manish Chowdhary, GoECart's CEO. Ecommerce continues to evolve in exciting ways, and GoECart continues to innovate helping merchants keep pace with the staggering pace of change on the web. This latest nomination is testiment our innovative ecommerce solutions and Thriving Partner Ecosystem that helps GoECart merchants excel in all the 20 dimension of ecommerce."
Ecommerce has matured - it's about relevance, personalization and customer loyalty now. GoECart 8 helps merchants Sell more™ by providing a delightful shopping experience to end consumers.
GoECart 8 expands on GoECart's search engine friendly architecture with Intelligent SEO™. The revolutionary Intelligent SEO capability is an industry first and the only of its kind. It automatically optimizes web pages in the ecommerce store front -- drawing on keyword research tools and databases from Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) and Trellian's Keyword Discovery technology -- to ensure the pages rank higher in the search engines.
Additional features include:
- GoECart's Thriving Partner Ecosystem™ of best-in-class ecommerce solution partners
- High-performance ecommerce site search with guided navigation and merchandising
- Innovative one-page checkout, which boosts sales conversions and reduces shopping cart abandonment
- Persistent Shopping Cart that "remembers" user preferences
- Amazon.com, UPS Online Tools and Endicia Integration
- ImageZoom™ technology that lets the merchant provide mouseover zoomable high-resolution images for product information (Rich Media)
- Numerous built-in marketing, merchandising and promotion tools
- Rich reporting, including interactive business performance dashboards
- XML APIs for enterprise-level integration
Other finalists in the Best Ecommerce Solution category include Billeo, istorez.com, RevenueWire.com/ECOMM-PLATFORM and Shipwire
CODiE winners will be announced at the 24th Annual Awards Gala which will be held on May 5, 2009 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. For a complete list of 2009 CODiE Awards finalists, visit siia.net website.
Founded in 2000, GoECart is a worldwide leader in ecommerce. The company empowers retailers of all sizes with innovative, on-demand ecommerce solutions that address the needs of the ever-changing web. Hundreds of companies rely on GoECart every day to Sell more™ products and services online and compete more effectively. GoECart's proven technology solutions offer the ultimate in reliability, scalability, and flexibility demanded by even the world's largest ecommerce sites. For more information, visit http://www.GoECart.com or call (toll free) 877-243-3612.
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education and intellectual property protection to more than 800 leading software and information companies. For further information, visit siia.net website.