eCommerce integration can be daunting to even the most experienced Merchants. The technical exercise requires a good strategic understanding of one’s goals and the nuances of business rules that inform the way the business runs.
Often Merchants get caught up in front-end development, which is important to the customer experience but don’t realize how much the back-end applications, systems, and how they are tied together actually affect the customer experience in fundamental ways.
Why is eCommerce Consulting A Good Idea?
Data is often the lifeblood of the business, knowing where your data lives, where it should be and how visible that information is to your team is crucial to creating a strong integration strategy. This will take a significant amount of bandwidth and effort from your business and to get it right the first time we recommend talking to the experts who specialize in this very process.
The benefits of working with an ecommerce consulting services provider that provides high-quality, in-depth consultation and managed services are tri-fold. Having a partner that can help you build and align your strategy with your growth goals and manage the progress towards those goals is an invaluable asset in your eCommerce growth journey.
VL OMNI is a leading provider of fully managed integration services that powers eCommerce, B2B, and EDI integrations for unlimited applications (ERP, CRM, POS, 3PL, and more systems) through our iPaaS. We handle integration projects from initial design and implementation of a solution to maintenance and new partner onboarding.
Let’s take a deep dive into the benefits of integration consultation and managed services.
Benefits of Integration
The overall benefits of integration are clear to anyone experienced the ease and efficiency of automating systems together. When done correctly by an expert team, Merchants can experience numerous benefits for their eCommerce businesses, like freeing up time from your internal IT team and significantly reducing human-error in manual data entry. By implementing data integration your team can experience a subscription based managed service, accelerating your digital infrastructure with a modern integration platform.
Benefits of Discovery Consultation
Consultation by experts who have seen it all before have years of experience and knowledge on which strategies to incorporate into your business to meet your growth objectives. This process is a co-consultation and technical discovery of your current systems, applications and future needs. Looking at holes in the strategy and discovering with the Merchant what is possible from an integration standpoint. Most merchants don’t realize how much can be done! Looking at the entire tech-stack allows businesses like VL OMNI to give expert insight on meshing strategy with integration goals.
When looking at Merchants business rules and requirements, VL OMNI can help you come up with a unified strategy that reaches across your tech stack that will modernize legacy application, create end-to-end visibility in one single solution.
Do I Need Strategic Integration and Managed Services?
Is your business ready for strategic integration? Is a managed service something that will help you reach your businesses accelerated growth objectives? Here is an overview of who might best fit VL OMNI’s process
- You’re scaling at a rapid rate and your current technology configuration is not keeping up.
- Youre customer experience is being harmed by data errors and manual data entry mistakes
- You’re ready to scale but don’t have technical expertise to understand which technology works best with your growth goals
- You are considering massive system changes within your ecommerce technology stack and seeking expertise into these systems.
- You want guidance and a partner to be hands on managing your back-end integrations with the benefits of data security, and continuity of services for the long-term.
Invest In Your Future
Curious about what a strategic consultation looks like for your business? Reach out to us and we will dive deeper into your business and its unique integration needs.
Let us meet your enterprise integration needs so you can focus on scaling your business and creating exceptional customer experiences.