Home / Knowledge / News / Information Technology / Demandware acquires Mainstreet Commerce
Demandware acquires Mainstreet Commerce
30
Jan '14
Demandware Inc. the industry-leading provider of enterprise cloud commerce solutions, announced that it has acquired privately-held Mainstreet Commerce, a leading provider of cloud-based order management solutions.

The combination of Demandware’s enterprise-class commerce platform and Mainstreet Commerce’s distributed order management solution will simplify order orchestration between online and in-store shopping processes; optimize store and web inventory; and enable retailers to deliver a “buy anywhere, fulfill anywhere” consumer experience.

Mainstreet BusinessFlow is a comprehensive order management solution with flexible configuration capabilities that support the complex business needs of leading brands and retailers. It includes full lifecycle support across all channels and devices, from sales origination through automated payment processing, order processing, shipping management, drop-shipping and fulfillment.

Like Demandware, it is built and delivered via a cloud-based architecture, is highly scalable and easily adapted to meet customers’ needs without limiting the ability to upgrade. Demandware Commerce, combined with Mainstreet BusinessFlow, will enable retailers to enhance the overall omni-channel customer experience and manage the complete consumer shopping lifecycle in the cloud.

Demandware and Mainstreet Commerce share approximately 20 common customers, including clothing retailer vineyard vines, which is leveraging the two technologies to enable omni-channel shopping experiences.

“Using Demandware Commerce as our digital commerce platform and Mainstreet’s BusinessFlow for distributed order management allows us to sell more effectively anywhere our customers want to buy,” said Ian Murray, Co-Founder of vineyard vines.

“Since launching on the Demandware Commerce platform in early 2012, these two enterprise-class technologies have helped power significant growth of our digital channel, a meaningful increase in store sales, and enabled inventory optimization through both warehouse and store fulfillment. We are looking forward to working with the combined solution, which will translate to greater efficiencies for running our business in the cloud.”

“This acquisition further extends our leadership in delivering omni-channel consumer experiences that retailers and consumers demand. Fulfill anywhere capabilities are critical for managing the entire order lifecycle and delivering an omni-channel consumer experience. By combining our two solutions, retailers will be able to get these capabilities from a single vendor in the cloud,” said Tom Ebling, CEO of Demandware.

“Mainstreet has built industry-leading technology that powers leading retailers and brands like LiveNation, Life is good, Brooks Sports, Urban Decay and Zumiez. We are thrilled to be adding Mainstreet’s entire team, including founders Mike Sandler and Nick Laurie, to Demandware.”

Demandware


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Trinity Kubassek from Pexels

Textiles | On 19th Aug 2018

Australian wool production to fall 5.7% in 2018-19

Shorn wool production in Australia is likely to fall by 5.7 per cent...

Courtesy: Next Level Apparel

Apparel/Garments | On 19th Aug 2018

Blue Point Capital recapitalises Next Level Apparel

Blue Point Capital Partners has recapitalised Next Level Apparel, a...

Retailers approaching 100% inventory accuracy: Study

Apparel/Garments | On 19th Aug 2018

Retailers approaching 100% inventory accuracy: Study

With computer vision use cases maturing, Artificial Intelligence (AI) ...

Interviews View All

Nishank Patel
Shri Dinesh Mills Limited

Broad range of fabrics will sell well this financial year

Marazban F Velati
Sutlej Textiles & Industries limited

No training can be effective till the candidate believes in it.

Sanjay Desai & Ashish Mulani
True Colors

Digital textile printing will be the technology of the future

Paolo Crespi

For.Tex is an Italy-based leading producer of dyes and thickeners, and is...

Vikas Banduke

Softech Controls Private Limited (SCPL) is a part of the Cotmac Group, an...

Himanshu Jariwala

J Korin started as a partnership firm with four powerlooms in the textiles ...

Davide Vigano
Sensoria

Sensoria is a leading developer of smart garments and IoMe (Internet of...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner GmbH

<div>Schlegel und Partner is the market research and consultancy company...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Pranav Mishra
Huemn

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


August 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search