Product data has always been a part of retail, but today's information-hungry culture has created shoppers who will not make a purchase without first reviewing the product data they need.
That's a statement we've made at Edgenet over and over through the years. For those just discovering the power of rich, complete product data, it might sound like we've added a little hyperbole to increase Edgenet's importance.
Our response? Point to the incredibly powerful and influential suppliers and retailers who are part of our network. We can talk all we want. Our partnerships probably make our point a lot better.
No one doubts the geniuses at Google. Well, Google has partnered with us to deliver them our one-of-a-kind optimized product data. Microsoft's Bing is no slouch. We have partnership with them, too.
Fastenal's sales increased 22 % last year. Think they know what they're doing? We do. They're in our network. This last quarter, AutoZone marked its 12th consecutive quarter of 20 percent growth in earnings per share and our 21st consecutive quarter of double-digit growth.
Fastenal, eBay, Zoostores.com, AutoZone, Sears Holding Corporation. All massive, influential retailers who have partnered with us to receive our data - and the list of iconic, business-savvy members in the Edgenet Network goes on and on.
We're confident in our technology, our experience and our product. But if you're looking for a testimonial, consider our partners. We must be on to something.