AUSTIN, Texas -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bigcommerce, the fastest-growing commerce platform for growing and emerging brands, today announced an extension of the current partnership with Heartland Payment Systems, which processes more than 11 million payment transactions daily, totaling more than $80 billion per year. Through the partnership, Heartland now offers its merchants in both the enterprise and SMB sectors access to the fast-growing e-commerce space via Bigcommerce, helping them reach more customers who want to sell more.
“This is a win for both new and existing clients of Heartland as it offers them a quick and easy way to get an online store in addition to the suite of Heartland’s expanding products and services,” said Melanie Kalemba, vice president of strategic business development at Bigcommerce. “Our platform’s high usability, built-in marketing tools and abandoned cart saver, combined with Heartland’s robust and secure payment processing solutions is a perfect match for those looking to differentiate themselves in the e-commerce space and attract and retain new customers.”
Bigcommerce serves more than 50,000 companies on its e-commerce platform. In 2013, clients sold more than $2.75 billion in products. Bigcommerce clients include established and emerging brands and products such as Grace and Lace, Grimaldi Candies and Orchard Country.
To learn more about Bigcommerce and Heartland’s referral partnership, please visit: http://www.bigcommerce.com/heartland.
About Heartland Payment Systems
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. (NYSE:HPY), the fifth largest payments processor in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, mobile commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, security technology, payroll solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than 275,000 business and educational locations nationwide. A FORTUNE 1000 company, Heartland is the founding supporter of The Merchant Bill of Rights, a public advocacy initiative that educates merchants about fair credit and debit card processing practices. Heartland also established The Sales Professional Bill of Rights to advocate for the rights of sales professionals everywhere. More detailed information can be found at HeartlandPaymentSystems.com or follow the company on Twitter @HeartlandHPY and Facebook at facebook.com/HeartlandHPY.
Bigcommerce is the leading provider of e-commerce software and services for growing online brands. Founded in 2009 by two Aussies turned part-time Texans, Bigcommerce powers more than 50,000 online retailers, spanning 25 industries in more than 100 countries. Clients include: Pandora, Collette Dinnigan, Zaggora, BIKE PEOPLE, and Gibson Guitar. With an expert professional services team, an app store and an expansive partner network, Bigcommerce clients have the support they need to sell more. Bigcommerce has offices in Sydney, Austin and San Francisco.
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