CIX Teams with Actinic Friday 2 February 2001 PDF Print - The Latest Platinum Partner to use Actinic technology for its e-commerce offering - CIX (Compulink Information Exchange Ltd), the UK-based provider of business Internet solutions to the SME market and part of the Nextra Group, today announces a strategic platinum partnership agreement with Actinic, a leading developer of e-commerce software for the European SME market. This partnership will enable CIX to offer Actinic's software to its customers operating in the e-commerce market, combining the best-of-breed technology and value added services that CIX and Actinic have jointly to offer. CIX will roll out Actinic's software for its customers operating in the business-to-business (B2B) and the business-to-consumer (B2C) market. For the B2C market, Actinic Catalogue is a complete, desktop application that offers business owners everything needed to run a shop on the web: catalogue, shopping cart, security and order processing. Whilst Actinic Business provides everything necessary for the SME selling online to other businesses, with sophisticated customer accounting and price options. Both software packages are secure, cost-effective and easy to use. CIX's managing director, Graham Davies, commented "CIX is delighted to partner with Actinic. We chose to work with Actinic because its e-commerce software solutions have proved to be the best and the most popular amongst SMEs, who are our key customers. It's a perfect fit for our customer base and together we can offer unbeatable e-commerce solutions to the SME market." Rodney Davies, managing director of Actinic, added "As a company, Actinic is a long standing user of CIX Conferencing; in fact it's core to the development team who operate on a teleworking basis across the UK, US and continental Europe. So we are particularly delighted that CIX has become a strategic partner and will be using Actinic technology to help its customers expand into a global market." About Actinic plc: Founded in 1996 and now listed on the London Stock Exchange, Actinic develops e-commerce software for small and medium size enterprises. The majority of sales are via Actinic's network of partners (web hosts, web designers and Internet Service Providers). The software is used on thousands of live sites in 27 countries. Some of Actinic's better known UK users include the London Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Opera House, Ericsson, J & J Crombie, Michel Roux's Waterside Inn, Essex County Cricket Club, Fulham FC, easyJet gifts, Letts Diaries, Anything Left-handed, West Sussex County Council and Hasbro. Actinic has sales bases in Weybridge (Surrey), New Jersey and Paris with a technical centre in Birmingham. http://www.actinic.co.uk About CIX: Compulink Information Exchange Ltd ('CIX' pronounced 'kicks') was established in 1985 and is one of the oldest names on the Internet. It is part of the pan European Nextra Group. CIX is focused on connectivity and hosting services aimed at the SME market. This focus is based on offering practical and cost effective Internet applications to allow businesses to reduce cost, grow revenues and/or leverage their intellectual capital to gain a competitive advantage. CIX, which is based in Surrey, has over 4000 SME business customers. It is also the ISP of choice for a large number of professionals when teleworking . The company employs more than 65 people, For more information see: http://www.cix.co.uk Contacts: CIX Natasha Keech Tel 0207 923 6582 Mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org Actinic Lisa Walden Tel 01932 871000 Mailto:email@example.com Dexterity (PR for Actinic) Jane Lee Tel 01273 470199 Mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Dexterity in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.