Ecommerce en Epicor acquires docSTAR for enterprise content management <div class="node-body blog-body">The acquisition brings 20-year-old docSTAR collaborative cloud-based enterprise content management (ECM) and automated accounts payable (AP) solutions to the Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions portfolio.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Service Providers Ecommerce Mergers & Acquisitions News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:44:00 +0000 32231 at IDEA Highlights Manufacturer Data Quality Achievements <div class="node-body blog-body">More than 50 manufacturer accounts have attained programmatic quality (“excellence”) for at least 95% of their items in the group’s Industry Data Warehouse (IDW)</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Data Service Providers Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:58:00 +0000 30901 at Crescent Electric Supply to Acquire Home Products Etc., Expand Online Commerce <div class="node-body article-body">HPE was founded in 2012 to be the online source for home products serving both B2B and B2C markets. Most commonly known for the web property <a href="" title=""></a>, Crescent said HPE has built a proven, scalable ecommerce platform.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Distributors Ecommerce Mergers & Acquisitions Fri, 12 Aug 2016 21:04:00 +0000 29861 at Screen capture from IDEA Moves Toward Future with Agreement to Hire Stibo Systems to Upgrade the IDW <div class="node-body article-body">The electrical industry’s association-owned master database of product information is coming in for a major overhaul. The Industry Data Exchange Association (IDEA) announced a partnership with Stibo Systems to rebuild IDEA’s Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) on Stibo’s master data management platform STEP Trailblazer.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Ecommerce News Premium Fri, 10 Jun 2016 20:28:00 +0000 28761 at Distribution Technology Group to Rep Informediate <div class="node-body blog-body">Distribution Technology Group (DTG), Virginia Beach, Va., the technology rep firm started by industry veteran Stacey Pandeloglou, has signed an agreement to represent Informediate's SourceWare ERP system in the distribution marketplace.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Buying/Marketing Groups Service Providers Ecommerce Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:15:00 +0000 27621 at IDEA Marks Manufacturer Milestones in Data Certification Program Excellence <div class="node-body article-body">Industry Data Exchange Association, Inc. (IDEA), Arlington, Va., recently announced the first quality milestone of its Data Certification Program. Twenty two electrical manufacturers have achieved programmatic excellence.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Ecommerce News Premium Fri, 25 Mar 2016 21:18:00 +0000 27481 at MSC Industrial to Offer Schneider Nationwide <div class="node-body blog-body">Online industrial MRO supplier MSC Industrial Supply Co., Melville, N.Y., scored a significant partnership in the electrical market with a deal to offer the full suite of Schneider Electric, Square D and Telemecanique products through its online storefront.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ecommerce News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:31:00 +0000 26841 at Holt Shifts to Distributor Data <div class="node-body blog-body">Dale Holt, who founded Codale Electric, Salt Lake City, and then sold to Sonepar in 2012, has re-emerged in the electrical distribution market as a data service provider with a new venture, Distributor Data Solutions (DDS), also based in Salt Lake. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Data Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 22 Jan 2016 20:55:00 +0000 26751 at Affiliated Distributors Partners with Unilog to Boost Members’ E-commerce Capabilities <div class="node-body article-body">Distributor buying and marketing group Affiliated Distributors (AD), Wayne, Pa., announced a major effort to boost its member companies’ abilities to compete online with large national chains by developing product data sets, master electronic catalogs and other e-content services. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Data Buying/Marketing Groups Distributors Premium Fri, 23 Oct 2015 17:28:00 +0000 25631 at <p>AD&#39;s distributors are seeking e-commerce solutions to compete with national chains, as well as giant online retailers such as Amazon, which opened a huge fulfillment center in Tracy, Calif., in January.</p> Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News More than 100 Manufacturers Achieve 95% Compliance with IDW <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><a href="/site-files/" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="width: 440px; height: 361px; margin: 3px; float: left;" title="Click to enlarge" /></a>The Industry Data Exchange Association, Inc. (IDEA), in Arlington, Va., said more than 100 manufacturers have achieved at least 95% compliance for their items in the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW), meeting the Oct.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Data News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 06 Oct 2015 20:16:00 +0000 25571 at