eCommerce News & Events On-Demand | Patricia Seybold Group Recognizes Demandware as the Leading On-Demand eCommerce Platform

In a recent report, Patricia Seybold Group (PSG) concludes that Demandware, developer of the only enterprise-class on-demand ecommerce platform, has the leading on-demand ecommerce software offering. Authored by Patricia Seybold Group’s Senior Vice President and Senior Consultant Mitchell Kramer, the 56 page report evaluated the Fall 2008 release of the Demandware eCommerce Platform against PSG’s framework for B2C ecommerce. The complete report is available for download on Demandware’s website.

"Demandware eCommerce is the only significant SaaS ecommerce offering that we’ve seen on the market," writes Kramer, a ten year veteran of the ecommerce market. "Don’t be misled by its on-demand deployment. This is a complete and flexible offering that can help you deliver a customer experience that supports all of your customers’ ecommerce activities and all of your online marketing, merchandising, selling and service initiatives."

The report framework includes evaluation criteria for operational functionality, analytic functionality, architecture, product viability and company viability. Kramer wrote that on-demand deployment, a unique integrated development environment (IDE), and fast implementation are the key differentiators for Demandware eCommerce.

"Demandware has what you need now to help weather these tough times, and implementing Demandware eCommerce now will let you expand ecommerce when the market begins to improve," said Kramer.

"In today’s economy, retailers are faced with the challenge of growing their online business while preserving cash," said Stephan Schambach, founder and executive chairman of Demandware. "This important report, authored by a highly respected industry expert, validates the strength of Demandware’s offering and the economic benefits of our on-demand model."

About Demandware, Inc.
Demandware drives the success of high-growth brands with the only enterprise-class On-Demand eCommerce Platform that empowers merchandising and marketing talent with total control over the shopping experience and continuous competitive differentiation. Leading brands such as Bare Escentuals, Barneys New York, House of Fraser, Jones Apparel Group, Playmobil and Timberland leverage Demandware’s enterprise class ecommerce functionality and automatic upgrades to help achieve higher conversion rates, increase average order size, and improve customer retention. Demandware is the only on-demand ecommerce solution that enables the rapid rollout of new sites, provides ubiquitous access to business and technical users, and is backed by a patented grid computing architecture that delivers capacity as needed for performance and reliability that exceeds industry standards. For more information about Demandware, visit, call 888-553-9216 or email