The Other Amazon: Derek’s Trip to Peru

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This week at Nextopia we are excited to be welcoming back Derek Wisniewski, one of our Senior Account Executives, who spent the last three weeks traveling through Peru. In honour of his return, we asked him to share some of his experiences and reflections from the trip with our blog…

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eCommerce Lab Video: The Use of Images

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In this edition of Nextopia eCommerce Labs, we’ll discuss the importance of using images on an eCommerce site. It is important to know that when products are displayed in your search results in a way that is visually appealing to your customers they are more likely to buy. Enhanced autocomplete…

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Building the Team: Nextopia Hits the Ballpark!

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Yesterday, the Nextopia team decided it was time to take in a ballgame and cheer on our home town Toronto Blue Jays. Even though the Jays fell to the Baltimore Orioles, it didn’t put a damper on our spirits, as good food, a great view, and even better company made it a great night all around. Interested in coming with us for our next team building event? Head on over to our Careers page to apply for one of our many positions. We’re always looking for innovative, hard-working, and (most importantly!) fun-loving talent.

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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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The Customized Workspaces of Nextopia’s Developers & Designers

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Working at a desk doesn’t have to be uncomfortable—in fact, we believe it should be as personalized and comfortable as your home set-up. Nextopia offers each of our Developers and Designers a $2k budget to customize their computer equipment and workspace. From Bluetooth keyboards to iPads to micron sketching pens, our team of Developers and Designers have created a work environment that is the envy of any tech enthusiast.

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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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Nextopia Visits the UK at Internet Retailing Expo 2014

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Last week, we sent some of our team across the pond to attend the 2014 Internet Retailing Expo in Birmingham, UK. We were able to meet some of our valued UK customers and partners face-to-face, and continue our growth into the UK and European market. As the #1 provider of eCommerce search and navigation solutions worldwide, we are excited to continue expanding our worldwide reach, and are looking forward to attending more trade shows and industry events outside North America.

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