Newtown, PA — September 19, 2013 — EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE:EPAM), a leading provider of complex software engineering solutions and a leader in Central and Eastern European IT service delivery, has successfully integrated a new delivery service to the ecommerce website for Wiggle, one of the world’s largest online retailer of tri-sports equipment and clothing.
As part of its ongoing partnership with Wiggle, EPAM’s team has implemented the delivery service in less than 2 months, extending Wiggle’s existing ecommerce system at all architectural levels to support Collect+ delivery. Collect+ is the largest store-based parcel service in the UK, which gives Wiggle a competitive edge in providing order collection from one of over 5,000 local stores in the UK at the customer’s convenience.
“Working with EPAM has allowed Wiggle to deliver new functionality quickly and extend the delivery proposition available to our UK customers,” says Mark Dermody, CIO, Wiggle. “EPAM is an important partner in enabling us to scale our capability to deliver IT change while maintaining quality.”
“EPAM’s team has enjoyed building a solution with Wiggle that has brought measurable business benefit to their customer base. The flexibility of additional delivery options is an important factor for Tri-Sport enthusiasts,” says Paul Twentyman, Head of European Business, EPAM.
Wiggle launched in 1999 and is now an international, award-winning online Cycle and Tri-Sport retailer. Wiggle serves customers in over 100 countries, providing customers with free delivery worldwide, multi-language customer service and localized on-site currency options.
Wiggle’s aim is to ensure that cycling and tri-sports are made accessible for every level of athlete, by providing the greatest selection of products and brands through its multiple award-winning retail website and the UK’s largest events calendar. Wiggle also heavily supports the growth of women’s cycling and looks to inspire and motivate future cyclists through its sponsorship of the Olympian studded Wiggle Honda Pro Cycling Team.
Wiggle’s passion has been recognized by both industry and public awards e.g. BikeBiz’s Online Retailer of the Year 2012 (three consecutive years), the Golden Chariot Awards’ Silver Chariot Award Best for International Delivery 2012, the Oracle Retail Week Awards’ RR Donnelley Pure-play Online Retailer of the Year 2012 and the 220 Triathlon Awards’ Online Retailer of the Year 2012 (eight consecutive years).
About EPAM Systems
Established in 1993, EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE: EPAM), provides complex software engineering solutions through its award-winning Central and Eastern European service delivery platform. Headquartered in the United States, EPAM employs approximately 8,900 IT professionals and serves clients worldwide from its locations in the United States, Canada, UK, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, Netherlands, Belarus, Hungary, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and Poland.
EPAM is ranked #6 on the 2013 Forbes “America’s 25 Fastest-Growing Tech Companies” list and is recognized among the leaders in software product development services by Forrester and Zinnov analysts. The company is also included in the top 30 outsourcing service providers in IAOP’s "The 2013 Global Outsourcing 100" list.
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