Press Release

The Garden Gates Turns on the Charm with TurnTo Social Commerce Suite

Deploys TurnTo on site to create Social and Shopper Friendly Experience for Customers

New York, NY – TurnTo Networks, a leader in social commerce, today announced that super specialty home and gardening store The Garden Gates has selected TurnTo’s next-generation social shopping tools to increase consumer trust and loyalty while driving conversions on its online store.
Offering a wide collection of French Country and Shabby Chic to match today’s perfect home, The Garden Gates recently completed integration of the TurnTo Social Commerce Suite on its online store.
“As a progressive specialty store, we are always thinking ahead in terms of what technologies can best help our customers during the purchasing cycle,” said Chad Harris, CEO of Garden Gates.  “By using TurnTo Networks, shoppers on our site can make well informed purchasing decisions based on the advice of people they trust the most.  This enables us to create a very social and shopper-friendly experience on site, leading to increased loyalty and conversions for our business.”
The TurnTo Social Commerce Suite was built from the ground up specifically to meet the needs of online retailers.  The applications provide data control, privacy, and bottom-line results that go beyond generic social plug-ins. The TurnTo Social Commerce Suite taps into real-world relationships to build direct connections between shoppers – social commerce 2.0 functions that represent the next step after first-generation social tools like customer reviews. The TurnTo Social Commerce Suite provides a powerful way to take advantage of the Facebook Graph API and also supports other top social networks and email systems.

“The Garden Gates clearly sees the value in creating a social shopping experience on site and the rewards that come with it to their business,” said George Eberstadt, CEO of TurnTo Networks. “Giving shoppers the keys to unlock their social networks while on your site empowers them to make confident and well-advised purchases.”

About TurnTo
TurnTo provides Social Shopping applications for online merchants.  TurnTo enables online stores to turn their entire customer base into references for friends and other shoppers, driving higher conversion rates, average order values, and repeat purchases.  TurnTo provides a powerful way to take advantage of the Facebook Graph API and also supports other top social networks and email systems.  Internet Retailer 500 companies, including Tabcom (Dog.com), CompUPlus, and Jomashop, use TurnTo’s Social Commerce Suite to convert visitors into buyers.  TurnTo is a white-labeled, SaaS offering that can be integrated in a few hours. More information about TurnTo and its partner sites is available at www.turntonetworks.com.

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Leo Tignini
iFluence PR
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