Intershop and Business & Decision partnership to realize digitalization projects throughout Europe

  • Partnership to further Intershop’s continued partner strategy
  • Special focus on potential of big data and business intelligence

Jena, Germany, 2016-Apr-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Intershop, the largest independent technology vendor for omni-channel commerce solutions, and Business & Decision today announced their newly formed partnership.

The combined expertise of both companies will help joint customers to realize ambitious digitalization projects throughout Europe, putting extra focus on France. By complementing its portfolio with Intershop’s Commerce Suite, Business & Decision can offer its wide customer base a technology that will help them find the relevant answers to the challenges of their business, especially with respect to the potential of big data. Standardized Interfaces (APIs) of Intershop’s commerce platform and the Synaptic Commerce approach facilitate easy integration with existing or new systems, e.g. for leveraging data of connecting CRM or Business Intelligence tools.

Eric Magneron, Director at Business & Decision says about the partnership: “In order to provide our customers the best solutions for data management we are eager to offer them access to the most innovative technologies. Our partnership with Intershop clearly reflects that strategy. For the greatest benefit of our joint customers we dedicate strong efforts and resources to the Intershop Partner Program.”

Axel Köhler, COO at Intershop comments: “Big data and e-commerce are yet to unfold their joint potential. This partnership is set to leverage just that. Of course, we are also proud to see a major player such as Business & Decision joining our partner community. It proves the attractiveness of our partner program and documents our sustainable partner strategy.”

About Business & Decision
Business & Decision, an international Consulting and Systems Integration (CSI) company, is a leader in Business Intelligence (BI) and CRM, and itsa major player in e-Business. We leverage a unique combination of technical, functional and industry specialization, as well as partnerships with all of the key software vendors, to deliver maximum-value projects and help clients break through barriers to innovation such as Big Data and digital transformation. Business & Decision operates in 15 countries and employs over 2,500 people in France and worldwide. More information:; Twitter; Linkedin

About Intershop
Intershop Communications AG (founded in Germany 1992; Prime Standard: ISH2) is the leading independent provider of omni-channel commerce solutions. Intershop offers high-performance packaged software for internet sales, complemented by all necessary services. Intershop also acts as a business process outsourcing provider, covering all aspects of online retailing up to fulfillment. Around the globe more than 300 enterprise customers, including HP, BMW, Bosch, and Deutsche Telekom run Intershop solutions. Intershop is headquartered in Jena, Germany, and has offices in the United States, Europe, Australia, and China. More information about Intershop can be found online at

This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial and operational performance of Intershop. Actual events or performance may differ materially from those contained or implied in such forward-looking statements. Risks and uncertainties that could lead to such difference could include, among other things: Intershop’s limited operating history, the unpredictability of future revenues and expenses and potential fluctuations in revenues and operating results, significant dependence on large single customer deals, consumer trends, the level of competition, seasonality, risks related to electronic security, possible governmental regulation, and general economic conditions.


Intershop Public Relations
Heide Rausch

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