New Apache OFBiz Logo

Kenneth Paskett

New OFBiz Logo

Good timing for a new Apache OFBiz logo It was a real honor to work with the Apache OFBiz® team to develop the new Apache OFBiz logo. The timing couldn’t have been better. “Apache OFBiz” recently became a registered name rather than a trademarked name. … Read More

OFBiz Community is Hip with Atlassian HipChat

Anil Patel

Social network

  Geographically and culturally diverse teams are common in the technology world. It’s no surprise then that we have some fantastic options to choose from in order to facilitate super smooth and sophisticated collaboration among geographically and culturally diverse teams. Better … Read More

OFBiz Community Day Update

Anil Patel

OFBiz community day

  I am extremely pleased that through our  OFBiz Community Day efforts on Saturday more than 250 hours of effort were donated toward improving OFBiz.–Anil Patel, COO, HotWax Systems One of the best things about living in the Amherst, MA, area … Read More

Commerce in an On-demand Economy

Anil Patel

On Demand small

Over the past 20 years, I’ve seen eCommerce evolve from a somewhat cumbersome and slow process (remember how long dial-up modems took?)  to a highly refined process in an on-demand economy. Customers and businesses now expect to access both products and … Read More

Use Promotions and Cross-Selling to Optimize Free Shipping

Anil Patel

free shipping small

  It’s a well-known fact that free shipping is a powerful motivator for customers. And, an equally well-known fact that the absence of free shipping can cause potential customers to shop elsewhere. Promotions and cross-selling are both effective strategies to … Read More