San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 15, 2011
Liveclicker, Inc., the leading provider of video commerce solutions for the web's top brands, today announced at the 2011 Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition in San Diego that its video commerce platform was the solution of choice for over a dozen Top 500 retailers this year, making it the most used online video platform among retailers listed in the industry’s authoritative ranking of web merchants by sales.
Many Liveclicker clients, including Shoes.com, Under Armour, and eBags were able to substantially move up in the rankings compared to the previous year. Costco Wholesale, PETCO, Vitamin Shoppe, Spanx, OnlineShoes.com, Redcats USA, and drugstore.com were among other Liveclicker clients achieving Top 500 status in 2011.
Kevin McNall, Director of Web Design and Development for Shoes.com, commented on the firm’s 25% advancement in the rankings from #182 in 2010 to #137 this year, “we are very pleased to have considerably increased our standings this year. Continued focus on providing better decision making tools such as online video and product recommendations for our consumers, has been a significant factor in our growth. Liveclicker’s platform and support team have proven to be an extremely effective resource in helping us facilitate this growth in online sales through video.”
“More Top 500 retailers chose Liveclicker’s video commerce solution than any competing online video platform listed in the 2011 Top 500 Guide,” said Justin Foster, Liveclicker’s Co-Founder and Vice President of Market Development. “Our goal is to continue gaining market share with leading online retailers by helping clients increase conversions and sell more products through the persuasive power of online video.”
Liveclicker is a technology startup focused on enabling advanced video commerce applications. In partnership with leading platform providers and commerce sites, Liveclicker is building a comprehensive solution for enabling, managing and profiting from video commerce across marketing channels. For more information, please visit http://www.liveclicker.com.
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Since 2004, the Top 500 Guide® has ranked the largest e-retailers in the U.S. and Canada based on annual online sales. The Top 500 Guide® is the only source of e-retailer ranking information and quickly established itself as the bible of the industry. A full-time staff of four gathers data year-round for the Top 500 and calls on extensive sources to ensure the authority and accuracy of the information.
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