London, UK — 12 April 2016 — ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE:ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and branded manufacturers to increase global sales, today announced that eBay will be a headline sponsor of Catalyst Connect 2016.

Taking place on 20 April at The Savoy, London, Catalyst Connect is the premier one-day e-commerce event for leading brands, retailers and e-commerce vendors. With a comprehensive speaker list, including leaders from Bonmarché, Xerox, Ogilvy and Clarks, the event offers a diverse range of e-commerce topics for attendees to discuss, debate and learn about.

Established in 1995,[1] eBay is one of the largest online marketplaces in the world, with over 112 million active users worldwide.[2] Its mission is to be the world’s favourite destination for discovering great value and unique selection. Through, shoppers can access products from over 200,000 small businesses from across the UK, as well as from independent sellers and big name brands. Through eBay’s partnership with Argos, UK shoppers are able to use Click & Collect at around 800 UK and Northern Ireland Argos stores, with over 3 million parcels sent using the service since 2013.[3]

“We are looking forward to eBay’s keynote presentation and their insightful observations into industry trends for enterprise brands and retailers,” said Zoe Ripley, international marketing director at ChannelAdvisor. “Catalyst Connect 2016 brings together some of the e-commerce industry’s most innovative minds for a day of presentations and networking opportunities, equipping attendees with the strategies they need to navigate the ever-changing e-commerce landscape.”

“Catalyst Connect is such an influential e-commerce event, and we’re honoured to be able to share insights this year with attendees”, said Andy Lippert, senior director, seller growth team at eBay Europe. “We are looking forward to presenting and helping leading brands and retailers plan for the latest industry trends and e-commerce innovations.”

For more information and to register for Catalyst Connect 2016, please visit

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About ChannelAdvisor

ChannelAdvisor (NYSE: ECOM) is a leading multichannel commerce platform whose mission is to connect and optimise the world’s commerce. For over two decades, ChannelAdvisor has helped brands and retailers worldwide improve their online performance by expanding sales channels, connecting with consumers across the entire buying cycle, optimising their operations for peak performance, and providing actionable analytics to improve competitiveness. Thousands of customers depend on ChannelAdvisor to securely power their e-commerce operations on channels such as Amazon, eBay, Zalando, Google, Facebook, and hundreds more. For more information visit 


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