Tips for E-Commerce Solution Shopping
Among Current Users: American Lawyer Media Group, BC Decker, Source Media, Thomson West.
Price Range: Prices start at $20,000, which includes software, consulting, conversion, training and implementation services.
Contact: (913) 362-6969,
Product: Mail Order Manager (M.O.M.)
Description: Dydacomp’s M.O.M. and SiteLink software is designed for the small- to medium-sized operation that processes anywhere from several dozen to several thousand orders daily.
Among Current Users: Yankee Publishing (“Old Farmer’s Almanac”), The Kutztown Publishing Company, Himalayan Institute.
Price Range: Dydacomp’s solutions start at $1,995 plus $195/month for a single-user, single-store solution.
Contact: (800) 858-3666,
Description: GTS’s Unison enterprise resources planning solution for publishing organizations features: industry standard open systems interfaces, streamlined order entry, CRM functionality, five-level customer hierarchy to drive processes and analysis, configured product structure and more.
Among Current Users: Thomson—Tax & Accounting, Thomson—Scientific, CCH Australia (Wolters Kluwer Asia-Pacific), BNA, Greenwood-Heinemann Publishing, Tyndale House Publishers, Scholastic Library.
Price Range: Base price range for a 20-user system is $75,000 to $300,000 including implementation.
Contact: (973) 331-1010,
Product: GoEmerchant e-commerce package
Description: GoEmerchant provides merchant services to small- and mid-sized businesses. Services include Internet, mail-order and retail merchant accounts, shopping cart software, online store builder, virtual terminal, secure payment gateway, Web hosting, domain name registration and more.
Among Current Users: Publishing Inc., Sparkplug Press, Arbor Books, Liberty To The Captives Publications, Corinthian Books.
Price Range: $24.95 to $59.95, depending on the package.
Contact: (888) 638-7867,
IPRO Business Systems
Description: iPUB is an enterprise management solution designed to integrate with optional solutions for: credit card authorization; e-business hosting for customer inquiry, ordering and more.
Among Current Users: Bookstream Inc.
Price Range: Volume-based pricing is available at $35 per month plus 6 cents per sold book. For a site license at a flat rate, the price is $5,500 plus maintenance.
- American Lawyer Media Group
- Arbor Books
- BC Decker
- CCH Australia
- Corinthian Books
- CyberWolf Inc.
- Datasystem Solutions Inc.
- Elsevier Health Sciences
- Financial Times
- Global Turnkey Systems
- Greenwood-Heinemann Publishing
- Himalayan Institute
- International Bible Society
- International Business Systems
- InterVarsity Press
- IPRO Business Systems/iPub
- Klopotek International North America
- Kutztown Publishing Company
- Liberty To The Captives Publications
- McGraw-Hill Cos.
- Morse Data Corp.
- Overdrive Inc.
- Pearson Education
- Penguin Group (USA)
- Publishing Co
- Scholastic Inc.
- Source Media
- Sparkplug Press
- The British Library
- The Media Services Group Ltd.
- Trilogy Enterprise Systems
- Tyndale House
- University of Arkansas Press
- University of California San Diego
- Vista International
- Wolters Kluwer
- Yankee Publishing