Allegro Medical Selects PowerReviews to Provide Online Customer Reviews
- Arizona-based Company Sells More Than 42,000 Products for Health and Wellness -
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PowerReviews™ (www.powerreviews.com), the Internet's most comprehensive developer of customer-review solutions for retailers and their shoppers, announced today that it has been selected to provide the technology platform for online superstore Allegro Medical (www.AllegroMedical.com), which features more than 42,000 consumer products ranging from athletic tape to defibrillators. In addition, Allegro Medical products will be offered through PowerReviews' product reviews and recommendation site, Buzzillions.com.
Sean Cramer, VP of marketing for Allegro Medical, said, "We wanted to offer our customers a user-friendly way to review products and tell other shoppers about their experiences. Our goal is to enhance the customer experience, and we were impressed with the service and functionality that PowerReviews offers. Not only was the integration great, but we are also looking forward to having our products featured on Buzzillions.com."
The PowerReviews technology platform for collecting, organizing, structuring and moderating relevance-based reviews helps online retailers significantly leverage customer reviews and boost their sales by giving shoppers access to the most meaningful reviews from people just like them. The user-generated content and community drives the highest sales uplift in the industry.
"We are honored that Allegro Medical chose our customer review system" said Jay Shaffer, VP of sales and marketing for PowerReviews. "Their customers are very involved in the product selection process and highly value the insightful user feedback our review solution provides on their life enhancing products."
About Allegro Medical
Allegro Medical is a division of Allegro Enterprises, Inc., a privately-owned company based in Mesa, Arizona. Founded in 1996, and serving more than 1 million consumer and business customers, the Company is one of the largest and most technologically advanced independently owned suppliers of life enhancing products in the United States. Since launching the first ecommerce site in the medical equipment and home health care supplies industry in 1998, Allegro has expanded into Health & Fitness, Nutritional Dietary Supplements, Sexual Well-Being, Pain Relief, Emergency Preparation and Maternity/Baby. Visitors to www.allegromedical.com are offered a broad selection of 42,000 brand name products searchable by Keyword, Category, Brand and Medical Condition.
PowerReviews (www.powerreviews.com) provides customer reviews and social merchandising solutions to multi-channel retailers and their shoppers. Our technology platform for collecting, organizing, structuring and moderating relevance-based reviews helps online retailers significantly boost their sales. PowerReviews' user-generated content and community drives the highest sales uplift in the industry, and in addition to working with more than 260 online retailers, including Staples, Toys "R" Us, REI, Ritz Camera, Walgreen's, Diapers.com and The Sports Authority, we have also launched our own shopping portal, Buzzillions (www.buzzillions.com). The company is based in San Francisco and is backed by Lehman Brothers Venture Capital Partners, Menlo Ventures and Draper Richards.
for Allegro Medical
Valerie Paxton, 480-990-8881 ext. 110
Vpaxton [at] allegromedical.com
Jennifer Johnson Avril, 718-871-7117 (Media)
Jen [at] verbfactory.com