Irvine, CA (PRWEB) February 06, 2013
Vampire Professional Tools International, a distributor of boutique hand tools including VamPLIERS™ which incorporates patented technology and has won design awards internationally, today announced the launch of its merchant store on the Rakuten.com Shopping platform, one of the world’s largest e-commerce marketplaces. Vampire Professional Tools will leverage the reach of Rakuten’s Global Marketplace via its successful platforms which span 13 countries around the world.
Vampire Professional Tools pays serious attention to customer service, making this partnership one based on true ideological synergies. The philosophy which underpins Rakuten.com Shopping is one focused on enriching the customer shopping experience through the provision of great service as well as social and content consumer channels. In order to grow individual merchant business and ensure that the focus on customer service is consistent across all merchants, Rakuten.com Shopping offers dedicated support programs run by its team of Electronic Commerce Consultants (ECCs).
Via connections with Rakuten.com Shopping’s sister companies and affiliates together, merchants are empowered to benefit from a range of creative online marketing solutions. This constitutes an ideal partnership which will see Rakuten.com Shopping make significant investments in its platform and services, allowing merchants such as Vampire Professional Tools to leverage technological innovations, affiliate services, and deliver a higher standard of customer service to create an enhanced shopping experience.
“We will leverage the vast reach of Rakuten.com Shopping and work closely with them to get close to our customers. Rakuten.com Shopping is investing in a series of innovative e-commerce features which will not only improve but simplify the connection between customers, merchants and their products. We want to take advantage of that experience,” said Anita Qureshey, President, Vampire Professional Tools International.
Bernard Luthi, COO and CMO at Rakuten.com Shopping commented: “As a core strategy, we are constantly looking to work with shop owners such as Vampire Professional Tools International which share our vision of what the online shopping customer experience should be. We encourage all of our shop owners to move beyond the simple ‘Internet vending machine’ model traditionally associated with e-commerce to build meaningful relationships with customers and deliver customer experiences that are second to none. We look forward to building the success of both businesses.”
Vampire Professional Tools’ flagship product is VamPLIERS™ is the most effective tool for removing rusted, corroded, and stripped screws and nuts. This tool is targeted towards verticals such as plumbing, electrical, auto / motorcycle / boat mechanics, A/C technicians and DIYers. VamPLIERS™ has earned design awards from the US, Germany and Japan. They have also earned excellent reviews in print and online media such as Popular Mechanics, Handyman Club of America, Motorcyclist, Motorcycle Classics, HANDY, and MAKE magazines.
Super Combo Scissors™is a uniquely designed compact scissor which incorporates four functions in one; flat blade cutting, non-slip micro-serrated blade cutting, wire cutting and a box opener. It can cut leather, rope, tree branches, wire, thin metal / vinyl sheet, and cables without losing blade sharpness. It is targeted towards small industrial houses, home, and garden.
VPTI-2951 and VPTI-2953 Kevlar scissors have the best performance among the few Kevlar cutters available in the market.
About Rakuten.com Shopping
Rakuten.com Shopping is a global e-commerce site that connects buyers and sellers in a dynamic marketplace and thinks of shopping as entertainment—complete with sharing and discovery functions, great prices, fun experiences and convenience. Rakuten.com Shopping provides over 16 million products in 24 categories and includes a network of over 5,500 small and large merchants. Rakuten.com Shopping was founded as Buy.com in 1997 and acquired by Rakuten Inc. in May 2010. Its 175 employees are headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California.
About Vampire Professional Tools International
VampireTools.com is a 3dcart ecommerce website. Vampire Professional Tools International is a distributor of boutique hardware hand tools catering to tradesmen/women, home improvement and maintenance professionals, small industrial houses, and do-it-yourselfers (DIYers) who are conscious of the value of high quality tools. Founded in 2011, Vampire Professional Tools offersunique, high quality, and high end tools to solve specific everyday problems. Current tool offerings are imported from around the world including Japan. We will continue to add high end, high quality tools from anywhere in the world including the United States.
VamPLIERS™ and Super Combo Scissors™ are a registered trademarks of Vampire Professional Tools International in the United States and other countries.