Digital River, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRIV) said it is powering global commerce and online payments across the US and UK to support consumer ebook sales for HarperCollins Publishers on its recently redesigned websites at www.cslewis.com and www.narnia.com.
The websites, which feature a digital collection of ebooks, are a centerpiece for the leading book publisher´s global campaign, celebrating the life and works of C.S. Lewis. Digital River joined forces with Supadü in building out the complete online shopping experience for HarperCollins´ customers.
World Archipelago, a London-based creative technology agency, provided the front end web development for the HarperCollins sites powered by the Supadü CMS platform. The sites are integrated into Digital River´s commerce-as-a-service platform, which is facilitating the ebook transaction, including handling global payments, tax and compliance management, fraud prevention, security and order management.
Digital River builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. Its multi-channel commerce solution, which supports both direct and indirect sales, is designed to help companies of all sizes maximize online revenues as well as reduce the costs and risks of running a global commerce operation. Digital River is headquartered in Minneapolis with offices across the US, Asia, Europe and South America.