We were seeing a significant increase in international interest to our website and call center, and needed a user friendly, and cost effective way to ship the product to our customers. Bongo's Extend 2.0 was the perfect solution.
New York, New York (PRWEB) May 15, 2012
Sam Grossman, Marketing Manager for The Sharper Image writes, “We were seeing a significant increase in international interest to our website and call center, and needed a user friendly, and cost effective way to ship the product to our customers. Bongo's Extend 2.0 was the perfect solution.” U.S. consumers have been able to shop from this top-quality gift website and catalog for years. The Sharper Image is the go-to place for the person who has everything. The products are unique and meet a standard that is consistently upheld.
Bongo’s Extend 2.0 solution enables shoppers visiting the site from outside of the United States to view the full landed cost (shipping, duties & taxes) prior to checking out. Additionally, they can view the website translated in over 50 languages and calculate the conversion of 23 different currencies. These features are excellent for turning international visitors into orders in a simplified format.
Bongo also handles the HS classification, export compliance, and logistics. The parcels will arrive at their international destination in 3- 5 days from one of Bongo’s US distribution centers. “It is our opinion that while our international site traffic is steadily growing, we could use Bongo to acquire those sales. Implementation was easy and we are happy with the product.” Mr. Grossman adds.
Bongo has various solutions available to fit the needs of all types and sizes of online retailers. Essentially, Bongo handles the heavy lifting required in international ecommerce so Retailers can maintain the level of quality and service they have established domestically. For more information on the different international solutions available, visit BongoUS.com
Founded in 1977, Sharper Image grew to over 200 retail locations and reached even more customers through its award winning monthly catalog and website, becoming a truly iconic American brand. Throughout its history Sharper Image products are meant to be fun, unique and memorable and are something you never knew existed until you saw it – then you had to have it. To have a look for yourself, visit SharperImage.com