September 2009 - PRESS RELEASE
NEW EQUESTRIAN ONLINE SHOPPING AND PRICE COMPARISON WEBSITE COMES TO THE UK.
From hoof picks to horseboxes, UK horse lovers will soon be able to source whatever they need from wherever they want- in just one click, with the launch of EQUISHOPPING.COM a NEW online marketplace for everything Equestrian.
Equishopping.com provides users with free access to hundreds of online retailers and tens of thousands of equestrian products, giving shoppers the ability to source any specific item by supplier, brand, location, or price. The site automatically finds and compares the price of similar items and once you have found what you are looking for, you can order and buy securely online without having to trawl through numerous individual websites to find the best buys.
Equishopping.com is already successful in France, with over 60,000 members and 230,000 visitors using the French version each month and has now linked up with its UK partners to provide a similar service to the UK equestrian industry.
It’s fast, free and simple to use and gives horsey buyers immediate access not just to the larger established equestrian retailers, but also those smaller specialist outlets. For the retailer it significantly increases their access to the equestrian online marketplace. For smaller suppliers who maybe do not have the time, facilities, or IT experience to develop their own online selling, Equishopping .com can design, manage and host their website and integrate their business into the wider equestrian market, making use of the extra selling power of the internet, together with the additional promotional and marketing power of Equishopping.com.
Equishopping.com is fronted by the sites ‘shopaholic’ horse –Rodi - who is there to help visitors through their shopping experience - guiding them to the best products and buys. Rodi is destined to become a familiar face within the UK equestrian world over the coming months, promoting Equishopping at HOYS, YOUR HORSE LIVE and OLYMPIA, as well as throughout Equishopping’s advertising campaign.
The site is launched in the UK this month with a free to enter prize draw where anyone visiting the site before December 20th is automatically entered into Equishopping’s equestrian extravaganza, with a chance to win numerous prizes including a Jaguar saddle, tack lockers, sports jackets as well as tickets for a chance to win a £100,000 ABI horsebox, to be drawn at Olympia in December. To enter just go to www.equishopping.com. Retailers interested in joining equishopping.com can also register online now at www.equishopping.com or contact Davina below.
For further details contact Davina Heginbotham 07866 725566 or 0845 299 7916 email@example.com