Eases market entry for companies selling beyond domestic borders
MINNEAPOLIS – June 5, 2015 – Digital River, Inc., a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions, announced that it has teamed up with aCommerce, one of Southeast Asia’s leading end-to-end ecommerce solutions providers. Fully localized for the Southeast Asia region, aCommerce’s suite of emarketing and online fulfillment services will further complement Digital River’s global commerce solutions, which today support online businesses across more than 240 countries and territories.
“Partnerships continue to play a prominent role in our global expansion efforts,” said Humphrey Chan, vice president and general manager of Asia Pacific for Digital River. “Our referral partnership with aCommerce will enable us to accelerate growth and expansion opportunities as well as provide the local presence that is necessary for our clients to sell in the Southeast Asia market.”
aCommerce specializes in emarketing and fulfilment services localized for the Southeast Asian market. These services include cross-border logistics, customs clearance, last-mile delivery and cash-on-delivery payment. Digital River provides a full-service, cloud-based ecommerce solution designed to support the worldwide marketing and sale of digital and physical products. The solution is built on the company’s Commerce Business Infrastructure, which helps merchants reduce the risks associated with international payment processing, tax and regulatory compliance, fraud, global fulfillment and other complex commerce operations.
“We’re excited about teaming with Digital River in meeting the growing demand for ecommerce in our region – whether in helping multi-national businesses enter Southeast Asia or Southeast Asia-based businesses expand their presence outside of their domestic markets,” said Paul Srivorakul, Group CEO of aCommerce. “Both companies are committed to delivering high levels of service and the right combination of quality and expertise.”
aCommerce is a regional ecommerce solutions provider, delivering customized ecommerce solutions for global brands such as L’Oreal, Hewlett-Packard, Lazada, LINE and Groupon among others, and is on a mission to break the logistics bottleneck of Southeast Asia. Founded in June 2013, aCommerce has offices and distribution centers in Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines and Singapore. The company provides end-to-end ecommerce solutions to bring brands into online retail, including platform design and development, order fulfillment and warehousing, delivery and logistics, customer service call centers, content production, performance marketing and channel management.
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.
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