MINNEAPOLIS — March 16, 2015 — Digital River, Inc., a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions, announced that it will serve as the title sponsor for the Internet Retailing Expo (IRX) as well as exhibit at the event. The company’s exhibit stand (#E81) will showcase its commerce, payments and emarketing solutions. IRX will take place March 25-26, 2015, at the National Exhibition Centre Birmingham in the U.K.
“Brands today are under increasing pressure to generate profits from direct-to-consumer ecommerce channels, yet many merchants lack the infrastructure necessary to effectively plan and support these operations on a global basis,” said Marco Vergani, Digital River’s vice president and general manager of EMEA. “Backed by more than 20 years of experience working with thousands of leading global brands, Digital River can help merchants successfully develop multichannel strategies and generate online sales more quickly. IRX is a perfect venue for sparking business conversations and exploring meaningful revenue solutions.”
The Internet Retailing Expo, hosted in the U.K., is a leading multichannel event in the retail space. The event has grown 25 percent each year since it began in 2011 and now welcomes more than 5,000 attendees, including retailers and technology providers. IRX aims to help change the landscape of how retailers and consumers interact throughout the multichannel shopping experience.
About Digital River, Inc.
Backed by 20 years of ecommerce experience, Digital River is recognized as a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions. Companies of all sizes rely on Digital River’s cloud-based commerce, payments and marketing services to manage and grow their online businesses. In 2014, Digital River processed more than $35 billion in online transactions, connecting B2B and B2C digital products companies and branded manufacturers with buyers across multiple devices and channels, and nearly every country in the world.
Digital River is headquartered in Minneapolis with offices across the U.S., Asia, Europe and South America. For more details about Digital River, visit the corporate website, read the Digital River Blog, follow the company on Twitter or call +1 952-253-1234.
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