Choosing the Right Commerce Solution for your Sitecore Implementation

I prefer to do all my commerce activities online and I wish my daughter would as well. The thought of taking my teenage daughter shopping frightens me to my core­čś▒. Not only am I extremely uncomfortable in that setting but it also completely ruins my plans for the day. How anyone can enjoy spending multiple hours in a mall; I honestly can’t see how that is possible.

Long ago, when I was a teenager I hated the mall experience but unfortunately Amazon was in its infancy and their product selection was not as diverse as it is today. I would often dream about the future where I never had to leave the house to shop. It took well over a decade, but that dream is now reality. Today almost everything can be purchased from a commerce site with minimal human interaction and have it delivered to your doorstep.

Online commerce is the present and future of shopping so it’s imperative that the right commerce software is selected. We need to be sure that the software will easily mesh seamlessly with Sitecore.┬áThere are many commerce options on the market to choose from, but how do you pick the right one for your implementation? Hopefully the choice is made prior to development and it needs to fit the overall strategy.

I cannot stress enough how important this decision is since the Commerce piece is. Done correctly, the company should be able to recoup its initial investment and eventually generate a profit­čĺ░­čĺ░. I hope to help provide some useful information and make choosing the right commerce product easier. Continue reading “Choosing the Right Commerce Solution for your Sitecore Implementation”