Shipwire Closes Strong 2013 With Marquee-Name Customers; Completed Acquisition by Ingram Micro to Build E-Commerce Powerhouse
Wall Street Journal, December 12, 2013
Shipwire Inc., a leading provider of outsourced fulfillment services for emerging brands, today announced new research demonstrating its impact on e-commerce fulfillment and global brand distribution. With the addition of new branded customers such as The Grommet and SOL REPUBLIC, and Shipwire’s acquisition by Ingram Micro, the company validates its broad impact on the SMB e-commerce marketplace and importance of a flexible supply chain strategy. Shipwire’s momentum is underscored by new research unveiled today that details the company’s economic impact within the SMB e-commerce marketplace since 2006.
“Our growth and acquisition by Ingram Micro demonstrate that we’re building a global e-commerce engine and provide us with additional resources to do more innovation a lot faster,” said Damon Schechter, founder and president of Shipwire. “Throughout this growth period and into the future, our mission remains the same: to provide ‘Enterprise Logistics For Everyone,’ which means simplifying the complex world of global distribution while being flexible enough for enterprise brands to deliver all of their multi-channel buyer experiences.”
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