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escalation

[‚es·kə′lā·shən]
(industrial engineering)
Provision in actual or estimated costs for inflational increases in the costs of equipment, materials, labor, and so on, over those specified in an original contract.
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With Escalate Retail's Cross-Channel Commerce Platform, retailers can provide the ultimate level of flexibility and convenience that today's customers expect, including the ability to:
We are excited to kick off our implementation of Escalate Clienteling and Retail CRM," said Bruce Fetter, President and COO of St.
In addition to these services, Escalate has a team of experts in online retailing, merchandising, supplier management, and logistics to assist companies with their e-commerce initiatives.
Escalate's Clienteling has always been devoted to helping retailers improve their sales associates' ability to deliver superior, personalized service and increase sales," said Rich Harmatiuk, Vice President and General Manager, Escalate Retail.
Escalate provides the Escalate Commerce Network, an e-commerce management solution, and the Escalate Merchant Service, a service on that Network for companies that wish to become online merchants faster and with less investment than was previously possible.
Escalate will use Verisign's digital certificates and payment solutions to enable secure transactions between merchants and the various service businesses in Escalate's ecommerce network, including: banks, logistics companies, customer service providers, distributors and manufacturers.
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By working with Escalate, we can concentrate on producing great content and providing the best entertainment on the Internet.
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SAN DIEGO -- Escalate Retail, the leading provider of solutions that help retailers reinvent the shopping experience for their customers, today announced that it is a top 10 vendor in ten categories of the RIS Software Leaderboard, including three top five rankings.
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