May 22: OXID Commons - the E-Commerce conference and networking trade show

  • E-Commerce conference and exhibition at Messe Freiburg
  • Presentation of the "GOLDEN CART 2014" award
  • Top speakers on trends and innovations
  • OXID Unconference for developers on May 23

Freiburg, 04/28/2014 - OXID eSales AG invites participants to the sixth edition of the OXID Commons conference exhibition for e-Commerce at Messe Freiburg on May 22. Customers, partners and the OXID sales team will convene at the event to discuss current developments, state-of-the-art technology and strategies. Numerous interesting sessions with renowned market experts such as Jochen Krisch, Johannes Altmann, Lars Jankowfsky and Malte Wilkes promise to be a special treat for their audiences. Around 60 exhibiting partner companies are expected to attend. Speakers from Murrelektronik, LODEN-FREY, Unilever Food Solutions, design3000, babymarkt.de, HERMA and many other OXID customers will demonstrate successful approaches to e-Commerce. This year will again include the presentation of the "GOLDEN CART 2014" for outstanding shop solutions based on the OXID platform as an exhibition highlight.

The sixth edition of the e-Commerce conference exhibition OXID Commons will take place at Messe Freiburg on May 22, 2014. The OXID Commons offer a platform for all relevant segments of online commerce; it is a convention for e-Commerce strategists, solution partners, online traders, and experts from the fields of Open Source, development, cross-channel, market trends and enterprise technologies. "The OXID Commons address both decision-makers and specialists from sales and marketing, as well as those who prepare the route to e-Commerce at a managerial level", explains OXID eSales CEO Roland Fesenmayr. The OXID Commons comprises two different program channels: one of them deals with the topics of Business Models and e-Commerce strategies, whilst the other addresses Best Practice trends and hands-on technology subjects for developers and shop operators. This year, the Business Channel will be hosted by Frank Puscher. The focal points will include cross-channel, internationalization, market place strategies, front-end design, customer centricity and B2BCommerce. Workshops in which small groups will focus on important topics are a new feature for 2014. As in past years, the combination of exhibition, convention, award show and evening party event promises new impulses, innovative solutions and many new contacts. Sponsors and exhibitors can be located here: www.oxid-commons.de/aussteller-sponsoren.html

Presentation of the "GOLDEN CART 2014" award

As in previous years, one highlight of the event will be the presentation of the "GOLDEN CART" awards in five categories. The renowned and coveted award is presented to shop operators and their implementation partners. The jury consists of reputable experts from the field of e-Commerce. Andrea Seeger, chair of OXID eSales AG: "Solutions are evaluated from a holistic viewpoint: the overall appearance, power of innovation and the complexity and challenges facing project implementation. Other criteria include technical implementation, design, branding, marketing and customer orientation."

OXID Unconference for developers

Following the OXID Commons event, many developers will convene to participate in the OXID Unconference on May 23. The day is dedicated to exchanging to programming and project experiences relating to the OXID platform. The purchase price of a ticket to the OXID Commons includes free access to the Unconference on the next day.

"OXID provides the community with fantastic tools and the transparency it needs to enable development and innovation. They are of benefit to me as a visitor to the exhibition. I have forged many contacts and taken many new ideas home with me", says author and e-Commerce expert Dr. Roman Zenner after attending the OXID Commons 2013.

Entrance and registration

Tickets for the OXID Commons 2014 are available at a price of 166.60 euro and 83.30 euro for shop operators and 41.65 euro for students.
OXID Commons website
Entrance: as of 08:00 hours
Twitter: #oxcom14

About OXID eSales

Freiburg-based OXID eSales AG is a leading provider of e-commerce solutions. Countless successful B2C and B2B shop operators in numerous segments appreciate the scalability, modularity and quality of the OXID platform. The company's customers include among others: Deutsche Post, Edeka, Gravis, Intersport, Lekkerland, Mercedes Benz, Street One and Mayersche Buchhandlung. Customers benefit during implementation from the flexible adaptation options featured by the standard software (fast introduction time, low cost), the know-how of more than 150 certified OXID Solution Partners and direct contact to the manufacturer's support and development teams during subsequent operation. OXID eShop is developed and published as Commercial Open Source Software. The advantages are a higher speed of innovation, high-quality developments and long-term investment security for users. Further information is available under: www.oxid-esales.com


OXID eSales AG
Miriam Strecker
+49 (0) 761 36889 139

Immo Gehde
+49 (0) 221 99 28 171