EcommerceBytes-NewsFlash, Number 2157 - November 11, 2009     2 of 2 Improves Search for Enhanced Online Shopping

Email This Story to a Friend, one of the largest suppliers of old and new china, crystal, silver and collectibles, has made a significant upgrade to its search tool to give shoppers a better experience. Consumers can now search by attributes such as color, piece, manufacturer or even theme-related patterns. has also expanded its image library over the past five years, growing from 350,000 to more than 1.2 million color photographs.

Replacements has nearly 14 million pieces of inventory from more than 324,000 patterns, and the site receives nearly three million customer visits each month and serves more than ten million customers worldwide.

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