Truition builds online auction platform for international professional sports Jena/Seattle (United States), November 19, 2008 – the E-commerce specialist Truition has the Internet auction platform of the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) built. Under auction.pba.com can be bought from immediately signed memory problem from the now 50-year history of the Association. The PBA is a network of the best international bowler (major league). Almost 4,300 members from 13 countries belonging to the Association. Via the auction platform, bowling fans can buy a piece of bowling history worldwide. The offer ranges from bowling balls and jerseys on point cards up and PIN data and photos – each piece comes from a game of the PBA Tour and is signed by a player. “We are very glad that the unique memorabilia are finally accessible to our fans,” Fred Schreyer, Chairman of the PBA is pleased.
“Based on our online auction technology, the PBA fans have now easy access to special offers. You can offer on the Web on the unique articles and these safely and directly get the League back home”says Kevin Smith, Director of business development at Truition. In addition to the National Football League (NFL), the National Hockey League (NHL) and the National Basketball Association (NBA), the PBA is part of a growing number of sports leagues and teams that all of them would like to take this opportunity to auction their merchandise on an auction site with its own brand identity developed by Truition. Smith: “about such a page get the operator not only much control over the shopping or auction experience for the fans, but can ensure quality and authenticity at any time.” Truition was founded in 1998 and is a leading provider of on-demand E-commerce software for online sellers. Truition offers a customized technology platform and professional services, allowing the storage of E-commerce activities dealers and manufacturers. The Truition software platform enables centralized management various online sales channels such as online shops, operation of marketplaces and auctions, links to marketplaces, or Web 2.0 marketing campaigns – without the high costs, the solution developed with a licensed or self connected. Companies such as DHL, Philips, Konami and Buch.de Truition entrust the management of significant parts of their E-commerce operation.
Truition is headquartered in Toronto, Canada, as well as a branch in Germany. the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) is an Association of the world’s best bowler. The Organization was founded in 1958 and today over 4300 members in 13 countries. During the season, about a million viewers watch the bowling competitions. Sponsors of the PBA include Bayer and Pepsi-Cola.