TAMPA, FL, September 29, 2011 /24-7PressRelease/
-- Jagged Peak, Inc. (OTC BB: JGPK), a leading provider of enterprise-class eCommerce solutions and supply chain services, announced today that it has been selected by Pier 1 Imports to deploy the EDGE platform to offer more flexible options for shopping this popular retail brand. The EDGE platform will be utilized as Pier 1 Imports launches its eCommerce initiative in summer of 2012.
Jagged Peak's EDGE eCommerce platform
's comprehensive Order Management System (OMS) supports multi-channel order management and fulfillment, providing true "Buy Anywhere, Fulfill Anywhere, Return Anywhere" capabilities. In the case of Pier 1 Imports, it is being deployed to enhance the customer experience by enabling consumers to buy online with the option to have their orders either shipped to them or available for in-store pick up. Additionally, EDGE's cross-channel, real-time inventory visibility will give Pier 1 Imports' customers the ability to return items purchased online to the nearest store.
"We're delighted to be working with Pier 1 Imports on this strategic eCommerce initiative," says Jagged Peak's Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Vince Fabrizzi. "It's part of what we see as a growing trend among retailers. More and more consumers want a channel-neutral experience and are opting to buy from those retail brands offering more shopping options and greater inventory availability. This is a great showcase for our EDGE eCommerce platform, because its core functionality supports all the related processes necessary to do this."
About Pier 1 Imports
Pier 1 Imports is the original global importer of imported decorative home furnishings and gifts. Information about the Company is available on www.pier1.com
About Jagged Peak
Jagged Peak provides outsourced end-to-end eCommerce and supply chain solutions that enable retailers, manufacturers, distributors and consumer brand companies to quickly and cost-effectively establish and operate a direct online business. The cornerstone of Jagged Peak's solutions is the EDGE eCommerce platform. It is a fully web-based order management system that provides real-time order visibility throughout the entire order life cycle across multiple business units, distribution channels and trading partners. Jagged Peak's blue chip client roster includes numerous global consumer brand companies. For more information, please visit www.jaggedpeak.com
or call 800-430-1312.