Bridgeport, CT - January 31 2007 - GoECart.com, a leading provider of on-demand ecommerce applications and services, today announced that it has been selected by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) as a finalist in the 23rd Annual CODiE Award competition for "Best eCommerce Solution.” The honor marks the second straight year the company has received the distinguished SIIA nomination for its ecommerce solution, GoECart™.
Through a unique combination of journalist and peer review, the CODiE Awards recognize the high-tech industry's most outstanding products and services. This year’s finalists represent an impressive array of technology and business excellence, passion, and success. Finalists were chosen from more than 1,200 nominations submitted by more than 600 companies. Over 219 individuals in the trade press, consulting, educators, IT specialists and other neutral specialists have reviewed all of the products entered. CODiE Award winners will be announced at a gala function at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, California on April 17, 2007.
“The 2007 CODiE Finalists represent real winners, even at this stage of the contest,” said Ken Wasch, SIIA President. “Competition is fiercer than ever and that makes selection as a Codie Finalist a real achievement. All the companies on this year’s list should feel justifiably proud of their recognition.”
GoECart was named an award finalist for the current release of its software, version 7.0. GoECart 7 combines 250+ innovative ecommerce software features with on-demand tier 1 ecommerce site hosting and a robust online storefront shopping experience—all at a very reasonable price.
“Continued CODiE recognition underscores GoECart’s enduring impact in the lively ecommerce landscape and is truly a testament to our innovative team,” said Manish Chowdhary, GoECart.com CEO. “With the robust feature set of GoECart 7, we are uniquely positioned to be the leading provider for web merchants serious about delivering a world class shopping experience to their customers.”
GoECart boasts an extremely search engine friendly architecture that uniquely and automatically helps web merchants achieve optimum visibility in the major search engines. Other features include a highly customizable online store website; popular storefront features like one-page checkout, gift certificates, and wish lists; extensive payment support; several built-in marketing and promotion tools; sales-friendly customer relationship management (CRM) tools; and automated product data feeds to Yahoo! Shopping, Froogle, Shopping.com, Shopzilla, and Shop.com.
“While there are several solutions that cater to the e-commerce novice and the multi-million dollar enterprise, there is not much available for merchants in the middle of that spectrum,” said Chowdhary.“ At GoECart we have the depth and breadth of knowledge to support a growing e-commerce business—and we have a product that can quickly and cost effectively adapt to meet the ever changing needs of successful web merchants,” he added.
After a successful 2006, GoECart continues to differentiate itself by offering innovative enterprise-grade solutions and services to small- and medium- sized businesses at an affordable cost. Interested merchants can see a free demo of the software at www.GoECart.com.
GoECart.com is a leading provider ecommerce solutions provider since 2000 and serves a diverse customer base ranging from small- and medium- sized enterprises to Fortune 500 companies. The company’s flagship product, GoECart, is a feature-packed, robust, scalable, and mature ecommerce solution that provides growth-focused merchants with all of the technology and infrastructure needed to rapidly and cost effectively set up, manage and grow an online store. GoECart is a “Software as a Service” (SaaS) company that provides web merchants with a fully outsourced web storefront at a fraction of the cost of off-the-shelf and custom-built applications. For more information, visit the company’s website or call (toll free) 877-243-3612.