Avalara, Inc., a provider of cloud-based transactional tax compliance solutions, and Shopgate, a software-as-a-service mCommerce platform, have announced a new global partnership to help merchants remain tax-compliant when taking mobile payments.
The partnership integrates Avalara’s AvaTax™ sales tax compliance solution with the Shopgate mobile commerce platform. The collaboration will allow Shopgate to offer its merchants fully-automated sales tax compliance services as it expands into North America, while continuing to support its 5,500+ merchants across Europe.
Ernie Schell is Director of consultancy Marketing Systems Analysis. He has over twenty years experience consulting with direct marketing, eCommerce, and fulfillment companies in specifying, selecting, and implementing order entry, fulfillment and eCommerce systems.
Ernie was Editor of Target Marketing from 1981 to 1983. Since founding his own consulting firm, he has contributed hundreds of articles and reviews to Catalog Age, Operations and Fulfillment, Target Marketing, Catalog Success, and Multichannel Merchant magazines. He is a regular speaker at the National Conference on Operations & Fulfillment, and makes presentations at numerous other business and marketing conferences in the US and the UK.