04 July 2011
The OFFICE 1 E-shop platform, now more Google friendly than ever, features a sleek new look with more functionalities.
The new home page is user friendly and easier to navigate. The category dropdown menu and advanced search box make it quicker to search for and find products. The wider banner slider focuses on hot promotional items and a Bestsellers and Featured Products help users make the right product choices.
The shopping tools include a functional “My Cart” section allowing for quick manipulation, instant reorder form and a fast update of latest news and promotions.
The new design incorporates an elegant sub-category listing featuring:
- Specific filters, based on most frequently used attributes, such as: Category, Price, Color, or Manufacturer;
- Large space for promotional information;
- Useful sorting of the listed products in each category by: Position, Name, Price, Color.
The new product pages list easy to read and comprehensive descriptions for better SEO results with tabs providing product information and multiple pictures for an improved user experience.
The new e-Shop design includes an expanded Bottom Page section with full information regarding company policies and footer with SEO links.
11 November 2009
Sofia, Bulgaria, November 7, 2009. Office 1 Superstores International held a conference attended by a group of master franchisees to introduce the new OFFICE 1 Web Platform and unveil future plans for expanding the OFFICE 1 franchise concept to E-Franchising or virtual franchises without stores or stock.
The agenda featured discussions regarding the opportunities and challenges of going online and the benefits of developing a global strategy for cooperation in the fast growing e-commerce market. Mark Baccash, President and CEO, announced to the group of attending master franchisees the forthcoming launch of OFFICE 1 E-Commerce joint ventures in a number of Western countries following up on the very successful launch of OFFICE 1 Ireland in early 2009 as an E-commerce only company.
For further information regarding opportunities in E-Franchising please contact the OFFICE 1 European Headquarters at firstname.lastname@example.org.
18 August 2009 West Palm Beach, US
Office 1 Ireland has launched a state of the art e-commerce website that marks the symbolic transition between bricks and mortar retail to state of the art e-shop.
The Office 1 Ireland website will provide customers with a user friendly platform presenting 22,000 office products to be delivered to end user across Ireland or the UK within twenty four hours.
This will be a pure ecommerce virtual solution with no warehousing, no delivery vans, no paper catalogues and a limited staff. The focus is to provide customers with a unique online shopping experience and exceptional service.
Basic to the model is a single source Logistics Supplier/wholesaler in each country. Spicers Wholesaling in Ireland and VOW (formally Kingfield Heath) in the UK.
The order process is very simple and offers the customer an easy to use enjoyable experience. The site can offer comprehensive B2C and B2B functionality that targets all levels of customers; from home and student customers to large corporate accounts.