Scene7, part of Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE), reports that it is the number one provider of Rich Media Solutions as part of Internet Retailer Magazine’s "Top 500" survey for 2007. Today leading mass merchants worldwide, including Amazon Enterprise Solutions, JCPenny's jcp.com, Walmart.com and QVC, use Scene7 technologies and services to offer their customers enhanced visualization and rich Internet applications. Beyond mass merchants, Scene7 is used by hundreds of global companies, in industries from retail and manufacturing to services, technology and non-profit.
“Sears Holdings is a company focused on continuously looking for ways to improve the online shopping experience for our customers," said Paul Miller, senior vice president, direct commerce for Sears Holdings. "Scene7’s approach allows us to offer a consistent, detail-rich online shopping experience from dynamic zoom to full 360-degree spin across our many product categories.”
Internet Retailer Magazine’s definitive ranking and analysis of America's 500 largest e-retailers is based on annual 2006 Internet sales. This is the second year in a row that Scene7 has been named the solution leader in rich media.
Scene7 OnDemand rich media solutions deliver engaging front-end customer experiences, as well as streamlined content production. This is done by automatically generating and serving unlimited database-driven derivatives from high-quality master imagery, graphics and fonts for rich Internet applications such as visual personalization and product configuration. Offered as an all-inclusive managed service, Scene7’s hosted infrastructure is globally load balanced for performance optimization. This allows companies to have full publishing control with minimal internal IT investment and support. Scene7 was also acknowledged as a leader in content management and content delivery in the survey.
“Our rich media services have become a baseline requirement for e-retailers, and we are honored to be recognized by the industry’s best,” said Doug Mack, former CEO of Scene7 and now vice president of Hosted and Consumer Solutions at Adobe. “As more and more online businesses focus on differentiating themselves by offering comprehensive rich Internet experiences, the demand for Web 2.0 technologies like Scene7 will continue to increase. Adobe’s recent acquisition of Scene7 will further broaden our leading on-demand offerings to continue to meet the needs of our customers and partners.”
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