Extended partnership makes it easy for Heartland merchants to open
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Bigcommerce, the fastest-growing commerce platform for growing and
emerging brands, today announced an extension of the current partnership
with Heartland Payment Systems, which processes more than 11 million
payment transactions daily, totaling more than $80 billion per year.
Through the partnership, Heartland now offers its merchants in both the
enterprise and SMB sectors access to the fast-growing e-commerce space
via Bigcommerce, helping them reach more customers who want to sell more.
“This is a win for both new and existing clients of Heartland as it
offers them a quick and easy way to get an online store in addition to
the suite of Heartland’s expanding products and services,” said Melanie
Kalemba, vice president of strategic business development at
Bigcommerce. “Our platform’s high usability, built-in marketing tools
and abandoned cart saver, combined with Heartland’s robust and secure
payment processing solutions is a perfect match for those looking to
differentiate themselves in the e-commerce space and attract and retain
Bigcommerce serves more than 50,000 companies on its e-commerce
platform. In 2013, clients sold more than $2.75 billion in products.
Bigcommerce clients include established and emerging brands and products
such as Grace and Lace, Grimaldi Candies and Orchard Country.
To learn more about Bigcommerce and Heartland’s referral partnership,
please visit: http://www.bigcommerce.com/heartland.
About Heartland Payment Systems
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. (NYSE:HPY),
the fifth largest payments processor in the United States, delivers
credit/debit/prepaid card processing, mobile
commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, security technology, payroll
solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than
275,000 business and educational locations nationwide. A FORTUNE 1000
company, Heartland is the founding supporter of The Merchant Bill of
Rights, a public advocacy initiative that educates merchants about fair
credit and debit card processing practices. Heartland also
established The Sales Professional Bill of Rights to advocate for the
rights of sales professionals everywhere. More detailed information can
be found at HeartlandPaymentSystems.com or
follow the company on Twitter @HeartlandHPY and
Facebook at facebook.com/HeartlandHPY.
Bigcommerce is the leading provider of e-commerce software and services
for growing online brands. Founded in 2009 by two Aussies turned
part-time Texans, Bigcommerce powers more than 50,000 online retailers,
spanning 25 industries in more than 100 countries. Clients include:
Pandora, Collette Dinnigan, Zaggora, BIKE PEOPLE, and Gibson Guitar.
With an expert professional services team, an app store and an expansive
partner network, Bigcommerce clients have the support they need to sell
more. Bigcommerce has offices in Sydney, Austin and San Francisco.
For more information, visit:
Shev Rush PR
Brenda Patterson, 440-623-9581