If you are looking for an Apple product there is no need to leave your house – South Africa now has its own iStore – an Ecommerce store which offers the full Apple product range offered in the physical store.
The online store, at http://www.istoreonline.co.za/, will offer online shoppers a personalised experience by using algorithms that anticipates the shopper’s requirements to ensure that every iStore customer is offered products, services and promotions tailored to their specific preferences and needs.
This system was developed by iGroup a local firm specialising in technology-driven digital solutions and provider of eBusiness technologies.
“We are pleased that the launch of the online store on the zeroPoint platform has gone so smoothly and that we are able to support the on-going digital ambitions of a company with values rooted in innovation and superior service offerings”, says Marc Seymour, CEO of iGroup.
It is easy to sell something online – the clever bit comes into handling logistics, backend systems and customer service. iGroup has designed a flexible, centralised, strong back-end and process-managed system to assist in overseeing the administration of the entire eBusiness platform and purchasing process which is backed by a tailored bank grade secured payment mechanisms and delivery systems.
Rutger-Jan van Spaandonk, iStore Director stats that “Our customers often challenge us to develop ways to improve our service offering in order to keep up with the ever-changing climate of technology. iGroup was able to provide us with a platform to exceed our customers’ expectations, while ensuring that our digital presence is equipped for future technological developments.”
iStore has partnered with Discovery to give iStore customers and Discovery Credit Card members the opportunity to save by offering 0% interest on all online purchases over a 12 month period. This is an exclusive offer not available from any other merchant in South Africa.