LightSpeed , a Montreal-based software company using Macs, iPhones and iPads to help retailers revolutionize the in-store shopping experience, today announced Web Store 3.0. LightSpeed Web Store  is a powerful tool that offers retailers a fast and intuitive way to create a user-friendly e-commerce platform that is seamlessly integrated with their POS solution. Web Store 3.0 features a new template engine that offers unlimited customization options to empower retailers to build a tailored online presence and create a compelling e-commerce experience. This is the first in a series of announcements the company is making this month to enhance the LightSpeed platform.
“The new template engine offers retailers an easy-to-use and fully customizable platform to create an e-commerce presence with style,” said Dax Dasilva, founder and CEO of LightSpeed. “ Now your website will maintain a cohesive brand message, visually reflecting your store’s brick-and-mortar identity online.”
Additional key features include:
- Amazon Seller Central – Web Store’s integration with Amazon offers retailers the opportunity to feature their products as a third-party reseller on Amazon product pages. Completed orders are automatically recorded and processed in LightSpeed, ready for you to ship.
- Admin Panel – This upgraded panel makes configuring Web Store easier and more user-friendly, with a redesigned organizational layout and inline documentation for quick explanations on each feature.
- MailChimp – MailChimp is a well-known email marketing tool that, integrated with Web Store, will build a list of shoppers who have signed up to receive news and alerts.