Nationwide, AYR1 Ink Web Development Pact

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Winston-Salem, N.C. - Nationwide Marketing Group said it has signed an agreement with to develop the group's Web sites., a retail Web solution provider, showcased their two Web site platforms exclusively to Nationwide members alongside at the group's PrimeTime! show Aug. 16-19 in Orlando, where the deal was announced.

"We are very excited about our partnership with NMG, which gives us access to a solid network of independent retailers who are looking for a stronger Web presence to compete with big-box chains," said Zak O'Connor, sales director for

"[In July] we relaunched our site, which gives members a solid entry-level Web solution," said Frank Sandtner, member services operations director for Nationwide. "However, with the addition of the Classic and Pro programs offered through, we now have a program for every size retailer." has been building retail Web sites since 1999, and they said they have a library of 2,400 manufacturer eCatalogs.

"Prior to our partnership, several of our members were already clients of, and over the past six months we have received outstanding feedback on the company's Web development and customer support services," said Sandtner.

eCatalogs allow consumers to easily research and pre-shop by product, size, color or price, eliminating the need for searching outside of a retailers' site. Additional features of's Web site solutions include an advanced buyer inquiry program and content-management system.

For more information on or Web solutions, email Maria Ballas at or call (800) 471-8952. For more about Nationwide visit or call (336) 722-4681.


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