This agreement will allow us to reach an additional 150,000 customers each day who may not have been familiar with shopping for antiques & collectibles at TIAS.com.
Garden City, New York (PRWEB) October 31, 2012
The Internet Antique Shop (http://TIAS.com) the Web's largest antique mall, today announced that it is listing more than half a million items for sale through the WorthPoint.com "Shopping Assistant." Worthpoint.com is the Internet's largest online price guide for antique & collectible merchandise and serves around 150,000 visitors each day.
The agreement between the two companies significantly expands the reach of antiques & collectibles being offered for sale by TIAS.com merchants, now providing to them to a very targeted audience of collectors on WorthPoint. Customers often use the WorthPoint price guide to determine the market value of an item they are interested in purchasing. During their search, the Worthpoint "Shopping Assistant" will present these customers with items that are currently for sale on TIAS.com, allowing them to easily purchase them online.
"We are very excited about the opportunity WorthPoint has given us to bring together merchandise from TIAS and collectors from WorthPoint." said Phillip Davies, President of TIAS.com. "This agreement will allow us to reach an additional 150,000 customers each day who may not have been familiar with shopping for antiques & collectibles at TIAS.com."
TIAS.com was voted by About.com readers as the "Best Place to Buy" antiques & collectibles online in 2011 & 2012. TIAS lists 539,644 items for sale online and serves approximately 560,000 unique visitors each month. About 380 merchants sell through the TIAS system. The company has been building Web stores for merchants since 1995. To open an online shop with TIAS.com please visit http://www.MakeAShop.com. Visit their Facebook site at: http://www.facebook.com/TIASAntiques
Founded in 2007, WorthPoint Corporation is an international online information and financial company that has quickly become one of the world’s leading resources for researching art, antiques and collectibles. The WorthPoint Corporation suite of offerings consists of WorthPoint.com, a vast database of sales records and images for 130-plus million items that have been aggregated from virtual marketplaces and leading auction houses; MarksandLibrary.com, an online resource for investigating makers’ marks as well as accessing a library of virtual books from leading publishers on a wide range of collecting topics; and GoAntiques.com, the oldest online marketplace for buying and selling antiques, art and vintage collectibles. WorthPoint also offers an iOS application available on an iPhone/iPad, allowing users to access data and information “on the go”. The company has offices in Atlanta, Ga.and Dublin, Ohio.
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