Computer Pundits Corporation (CPC) develops and markets eCommerce21® web-storefront software, Catalog Builder® software, eCommerce21® Valise iPad Application, Catalog-Ready Content, and a suite of complimentary services that help businesses around the world present and manage their product information in more efficient and innovative ways.
We have close to 1000 customers of all sizes representing over 35 different vertical markets in the manufacturing and distribution industry. We are continually developing new product features and enhancements that allow our current and new customers to benefit from the most feature-rich, flexible, and easy to implement solutions to showcase and sell their products. We operate our development, training and support facilities out of our corporate headquarters in Bloomington, Minnesota.
Our cross-media catalog solutions help companies sell more, market effectively, and operate more efficiently. From one database of product information--images, videos, and detailed specifications—companies can create full-color print catalogs from 1 to over 10,000 pages; fully paginated and indexed PDF files; dynamic flash drives or CD-ROMs; and feature-rich eCommerce sites with full shopping-cart capabilities.
Whether print, digital, or online, our solutions have many available modules that allow companies to customize their implementation with just the components they want today, and the ability to add additional capabilities later.
eCommerce21® is used to design and manage full-featured B2B and B2C online storefronts from a single database of product information. Seamless integration with most accounting and inventory management systems increases efficiency and can provide customer specific pricing, order history, and real-time inventory levels benefitting customers by enabling them to increase sales and lower the cost of doing business at the same time.
This integrated eCommerce solution has 6 patent-pending claims on the search and content management functionality. These patent-pending functions create a uniquely fluid user experience allowing eCommerce customers to find the information they are looking for quickly and easily, making online-sales easier for both vendor and customer.
To address specific business needs, we offer many modules to enhance the software’s core functionality, including: Inventory Exchange, Retail, Online Product Configuration, Infor™ SX.enterprise, Epicor® Eclipse™, Epicor® Prophet 21, Microsoft Dynamics®, Punch-Out, and multi-store/micro-site capabilities. In addition, there is a mobile optimized interface, and an iPad application that works both online and offline for remote access useful for field sales reps and resellers.MORE > >
CPC holds 35 patent claims on the technology involved in our automated catalog design and management software. Companies benefit by cutting up to 90% off their traditional print catalog production costs, while adding unprecedented flexibility to their marketing mix, being able to publish professional quality catalogs in-house, without the need for expensive graphic design work. Automating the process of populating, designing, publishing, and updating catalogs of all sizes opens up new opportunities to showcase, market, and sell products. MORE > >
eCommerce21® Valise is a sales automation tool that increases efficiency and productivity. Operating from the same centralized database and syncing with a company’s back-end ERP system, detailed product catalogs and customer specific information can be accessed remotely via a tablet whether online or offline. This allows outside sales reps and resellers to configure and execute customer specific sales orders or job quotes remotely and close deals on the spot.MORE > >
Wholesale distributors and manufacturers use Catalog Builder Online to give their dealers and branches the ability to create localized catalogs from their product database via the internet. Field personnel can log in remotely to a server database to select products, build catalog pages, and download PDF files for printing mini-catalogs for specific customers, seasonal promotions, mailers, or flyers.MORE > >
CPC can provide detailed and structured product data with multiple product specific attributes needed to meet the expectations of today’s demanding buyers so our customers can concentrate on their core business. We deliver a product content database complete with cross-referenced part numbers allowing for use in inventory management systems allowing for automated pricing updates, catalog production, and eCommerce. This benefits our customers by making their websites a valuable resource that better informs buyers, encourages customer loyalty and increasing sales. MORE > >
CPC offers services to support our customers every step of the way through their catalog development and eCommerce implementations. Services include Content Development, Website Design, Backend Integration, Catalog Production, Online Presence Consulting, and outsourcing services to assist customers with custom programming, data collection, content management, and software development projects.MORE > >