Qpass strengthens its position in Europe by opening an office in Germany Wednesday 16 May 2001 PDF Print Qpass, the global leader in digital commerce services, has established a local office for the German speaking countries near Frankfurt am Main. Qpass, a global leader in digital commerce services, today announced it has established a local office for the German speaking countries near Frankfurt am Main. This announcement both reinforces the company's European focus, and strengthens its presence in the German market. According to a recent survey by Jupiter MMXI, the European e-commerce market will increase eightfold by the year 2005 with a total expected revenue of 64 billion Euros. Jupiter also estimates that German e-commerce revenues will grow to 18 billion Euros in the same time. (Source: Jupiter MMXI, European Online Consumer Spending by Country 1999-2005). "The German market is an extremely important one for us. By building a presence in Germany, we are continuing our growth into the European market, as well as recognising the need to be as near to our customers as possible. " comments Bill Barnard, Managing Director, Qpass Europe. Since its launch in Europe last year, Qpass has seen growing demand for digital commerce solutions and services. "The Qpass solution makes it cost-effective for any company to generate revenue by enabling their customers to buy easily over any network device," Barnard summarises. The German branch office is located in Neu-Isenburg near Frankfurt am Main and is headed up by Rolf Perschbacher as the Qpass Country Manager, who will be responsible for the German speaking countries of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Perschbacher brings a wealth of e-commerce experience into this role and is extremely optimistic about the company's presence in Germany: "In Europe we are seeing as much interest in our service as in the United States where we have been established since 1997. With the implementation of local European offices, we can provide an even better and faster service, extending our lead over competitors not only with respect to products and technology, but also with high levels of service and support." Qpass Germany is located at: Qpass, Dornhofstraße, D-63263 Neu-Isenburg Tel.: (+49) 0 - 6102/ 81 25 48 Fax: (+49) 0 - 6102/ 29 99 11 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org About Qpass (http://www.qpass.com) Qpass provides the premier commerce service infrastructure for companies engaged in offering secure and reliable fee-based transactions. The Qpass service is a robust platform for increasing revenue, reducing costs, and increasing overall customer value. Qpass offers a comprehensive suite of products for three markets: digital content and service providers, mobile carriers, and interactive television operators. These include product promotion, registration and authentication, transaction processing, microtransactions and aggregation, e-Wallet, merchant integration, content distribution, end-user account management, product promotion, and customer care. Today, more than 100 market leading companies rely on the Qpass commerce service solution, including The Wall Street Journal Online, Le Monde Interactif, Grupo Zeta, The New York Times, AT&T Wireless, and Factiva, a Dow Jones & Reuters Company. Qpass was founded in 1997. The company headquarters are located in Seattle (USA) with offices and affiliates throughout the USA and Europe. The office for the German speaking countries is located near Frankfurt a. M. ______________________________________________________________________ Click on the link below to see this news release as it appears on the Brodeur News Room website and obtain full contact details. http://www.brodeurnewsroom.com/asp/release.asp ______________________________________________________________________ Click the link below to login and update your company and subject preferences, or personal details. http://www.brodeurnewsroom.com/asp/login.asp ______________________________________________________________________ Click on the link below to have your login details re-sent to you. http://www.brodeurnewsroom.com/asp/forgot.asp ______________________________________________________________________ This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Pleon in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.