eCommerce Iron Chef: Nextopia Edition

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There are two Account Executives in the Nextopia office who come in every day with a better home-made lunch than everyone else. From chili to pulled pork to their signature sandwiches, it’s clear these men love to cook. It was time to put these two to the test in the ultimate soup and sandwich showdown. It was agreed that each chef, Adam and Alex, would come to work prepared to serve 3 fellow employees lunch. The rules? They had to serve a soup and sandwich combo made from scratch, and would be judged by their panel of colleagues. The prize? Pride.

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Nextopia Meets ChannelAdvisor at Magento Imagine 2014

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Some of Nextopia’s Account Executives are currently at the Magento Imagine tradeshow in Las Vegas representing the team.  With so many exhibitors and attendees, it’s not hard to run into some of our amazing partners.  Kathryne, Derek and Adam from Nextopia’s Account Executive team ran into some ChannelAdvisor representatives at…

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Another Successful Partner Integration: Beacon Technologies & Tufenkian

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Nextopia takes pride in our partnerships. From eCommerce platforms to complimentary technologies to web designers & developers, our partners are a vital part of our business. One of our partners, Beacon Technologies, recently featured us on their blog in a customer success story. Nextopia’s industry-leading search and navigation products were integrated with Beacon’s development assistance in a recent project for Tufenkian Outlet and Tufenkian Carpets, and the feedback so far has been outstanding.

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The Rise of Mobile Shopping: 60% of U.S. Retail Sales Will Involve the Web by 2017

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According to a report by Forrester Research Inc., 60% of all US retail sales will involve the internet in some way (making an actual purchase online, or conducting research on a product online before purchasing in-store) by 2017. This is a staggering number that predicts that the rapid growth of the eCommerce industry will continue in the near future. However, the main factor in the increase of web participation in retail purchases is the rise of mobile shopping.

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