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E-commerce company Inc. said its eBusiness Solutions Division has partnered with for the launch of ChickShops, a shopping site targeting the 12-29 year old female shoppers on the Network.

ShopNow and developed an e-commerce solution for, including transaction processing, call center, back end operations and a sophisticated customer service center for product fulfillment. plans to expand its e-commerce initiatives with personalized ChickClick shopping sites that can be created and operated by anyone., with more than 800,000 registered users, is one of five community sites operated by, an online media company for Generation I (12-29 year olds). ChickShops seeks to bring the experience of shopping for specialty boutiques to the Internet.

" offered an opportunity to create a cutting edge e-commerce site," said Ranjit Mulgaonkar, vice president and general manager, ShopNow eBusiness Solutions.

"We partnered with them to create a site that appeals to 12-29 year old female shoppers with a focus on services that enhance their shopping experience."

ShopNow eBusiness Solutions, the business-to-business commerce division of, provides technology and outsourcing services to retailers, manufacturers, catalogers, and Internet companies. also operates, and">ShopNow Network, which is comprised of online access to more than 40,000 businesses and over 6 million shoppers.