Planet Payment, a leading provider of multi-currency Internet payment solutions, and Boomerang Software, Inc., the developer of WebShop Designer 2000 E-commerce Web site Creation Software, announced an alliance agreement to offer a complete backend payment and storefront solution to e-merchants anywhere in the world.
! Philip Beck, CEO of Planet Payment, said, “This partnership with Boomerang continues our stated strategy to become the global leader in providing multi- currency Internet payment solutions to merchants, technology companies and financial institutions worldwide. In order to effectively transact business over the web, an e-merchant needs reliable storefront technology and the ability to accept credit cards over the web in multi-currency and language. Planet Payment provides one essential piece of the puzzle by offering secure multi-currency credit card payment solutions to merchants. Our alliance with Boomerang Software will allow us to complete our offering by providing merchants with superior storefront and order fulfillment capability.”
“We are very excited about our partnership with Planet Payment. Planet Payment’s worldwide merchant account and payment gateway services will allow merchants who build their E-commerce web sites with WebShop Designer 2000 Global Version to conduct smooth, real time transactions across borders and around the world. They will now be able to accept payment in up to 140 currencies and funds can be settled into the merchant’s account in any one of 22 major currencies. This means that these merchants can now sell products on the Internet from almost anywhere in the world to customers who may be almost anywhere in the world. This is truly E-commerce on an international scale and demonstrates our position as a world wide leader in the E-commerce field,” said Richard Bezjian, President of Boomerang Software.
About Planet Payment
Planet Payment ([http://www.planetpayment.com]) is a global leader in providing multi-currency Internet payment solutions to merchants, technology companies and financial institutions worldwide. Planet Payment’s affordable solution enables Internet merchants to securely accept Visa(R), MasterCard(R), American Express(R) and other major debit and credit cards in a secure, real time environment, 24 hours a day and in over 140 currencies — whether the buyer is using a personal computer, mobile telephone, or other wireless device. The Planet Payment Gateway, powered by Authorize.Net, ([http://www.authorize.net]) is compatible with over 100 of the leading shopping cart technologies. With the simple instructions for integration found at , merchants can have full multi-currency capability for their Internet customers within minutes. Planet Payment can be contacted in the U.S. at 950 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022 (Tel: 212-980-5100). Planet Payment can be reached on the Web at [http://www.planetpayment.com].
About Boomerang Software
Founded in 1989 and headquartered in Belmont, Massachusetts, Boomerang Software, Inc. develops and markets computer software programs worldwide, including the award-winning Internet/Intranet Design Shop family of applications for Web site creation, publishing, and management and the WebShop Designer series of E-commerce site creation software. Boomerang is committed to developing the industry’s most comprehensive, affordable, and accessible personal software for creating a powerful, professional presence on the World Wide Web. For more information, contact Boomerang Software by telephone at 617-489-3000, via fax at 617-488-1486, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the company Web site at [http://www.boomerangsoftware.com].