Torrance, Calif. - Alpine announced it has added the Shopatron "Ship to Store" model to its website.
The addition was said to be part of the company's ongoing effort to support its independent retailers. The Shopatron model combines online order placement with in-person product pickup, and is available for use by consumers and authorized independent Alpine retailers in the U.S.
The product pages on
now allow consumers to purchase a product by clicking on the accompanying button. Once the consumer is walked through the order-taking steps, the system generates a list of authorized Alpine retailers based on the consumer's ZIP code, Alpine said, and the consumer can choose a location to pick up the order.