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A Drop-ship Enablement Pioneer Leads the Way
By providing a single plug-and-play connection to multiple trading partners, CommerceHub strives to enable basically any retailer to electronically integrate

universal connection hub  chain integration via the Universal Connection Hub product, CommerceHub's value proposition to a retailer is that it can fairly quickly expand product offering without owning, warehousing, or distributing inventory. And by being able to brand itself across multiple channels, a retailer can provide customers with a seamless shopping experience, whether a product has been shipped from internal warehouses, remote suppliers, distributors, or manufacturers. In a sense, CommerceHub can be regarded as a

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