Ecommerce Europe welcomes PROKS SIAas a new Company Member. Ecommerce Europe company members are Business-to-Consumers (B2C) companies selling products and/or services online to consumers in Europe.
About PROKS SIA
PROKS SIA started its business with electronics and household appliances in 1994 in Latvia. In the first 10 years, the company took over leading positions in related A-brand distribution in Latvia. In 2010 the company has entered into the European wholesale market, buying and selling goods all over the European Union (EU). In 2014, the company had a turnover of €150 mln. Currently there are 40 persons working in the company. In 2015 the board took the decision to go into e-commerce – as a first step locally, and as a second step internationally. In July 2015 PROKS SIA bought one of the TOP 10 B2C e-commerce players in Latvia, with more than 5 years of history – http://www.tehnoland.lv/. Now PROKS SIA is improving the website’s frontend, backend, marketing, structure, assortment, processes etc. according to its own vision and plans. Additionally, the company is developing another one e-commerce B2C concept to successfully compete with existing market leaders in Latvia and to develop the company internationally. Launch of this concept will be in Q2 2016.
On joining Ecommerce Europe as a company member, Andrei Prohorov, Business Development Director of PROKS SIA comments: `We decided to join Ecommerce Europe to be in touch with leading European e-commerce service and solutions providers, to receive latest industry news, reports and to form a vision of industry development. Next to this we want to network and exchange experiences with other B2C company members. `
Audrey Keukens, Secretary General a.i. of Ecommerce Europe, noted: “PROKS SIA is a fast-growing company in a fast-moving economy and we are very pleased to have them on board. We look forward to working together in gaining more insight in the Latvian market, and to at the same time provide PROKS SIA with knowledge, in-depth research, and networking experiences with a focus on developing cross-border e-commerce”.
Ecommerce Europe Company Members: benefits
Being a Company Member of Ecommerce Europe brings the companies various benefits such as a specially designed Ecommerce Europe logo on their website, regional reports on European B2C e-commerce, entrance to the Ecommerce Europe Annual Conference, pro-active involvement with European advocacy and lobbying and many others.
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