Gourmet Catalog Group to Offer Social Selling App to Members
June 28, 2013,
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DALLAS-Gourmet Catalog & Buying Group has partnered with QWIQQ, a company that specializes in social and mobile e-commerce, to offer a location-based social selling platform to independent gourmet retailers. The application will be introduced to members during the Gourmet Catalog's Retail Summer School event in Atlanta next month.
The application integrates PayPal, the e-commerce payment system, and Constant Contact, a provider of online marketing tools. It will enable independent retailers to sell their wares across a variety of social media such as Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare through one post, according to a statement from Gourmet Catalog.
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