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BITS Inc. Updates Turnkey E-Commerce Solution

BITS Inc. delivered WorldWide Merchant Version 3.0, with new features that include a real-time online catalog editor, online order management , seven shipping options including InterShipper, custom tax tables, credit card processing through CyberCash, and consumer order and shipment tracking.

The catalog editing tool and order management system provide real-time Internet processing. The client software that resides on the merchant's workstation is constantly syncing with the WorldWide Merchant server software to automatically provide real-time, accurate information 24 hours a day, the company said.

The Windows-based catalog creation and editing tool is user-friendly and allows the merchant to easily maintain his products. The order management system allows simultaneous access by the merchant's employees to maintain the orders in real-time, said the firm.

In addition to InterShipper shipping calculations, six new options have been added for those merchant's that do not require exact shipping costs. Custom configured tax tables are a click away and online credit card processing is available through CyberCash.

Real-time online consumer order-status checking and shipment tracking reduces merchant's operating costs by minimizing customer service personnel and 800