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SmarterCommerce Customer, Weaver Leather, Wins "Website of the Year" Award for Ecommerce

Apr 5, 2019, 13:09 PM by User Not Found
Miami, FL - April 5, 2019- Premier Group is proud to announce that one of its valued SmarterCommerce customers, Weaver Leather has been recognized by Progress Software (NASDAQ: PRGS) as the “Sitefinity Website of the Year" in the Ecommerce category and one of three finalists for the Multisite category.

Since 2011, the Sitefinity Website of the Year Awards have been recognizing websites powered by Progress Sitefinity for their creativity, design, user experience, functionality and overall website presentation across series of categories such as: Ecommerce, Multisite, Graphic Design as well as several industry-specific categories.

Exceptional websites in each category are nominated and the Progress Software user community selects the category winners over the course of a several week online voting process.  The “Website of the Year” competition and selected winners in each category including Weaver Leather for Ecommerce  are highlighted at:

Leveraging SmarterCommerce and Sitefinity, together with its JD Edwards EnterpriseOne ERP, Weaver Leather manages multiple brands across six B2C and B2B ecommerce websites including:,,,, and

“The SmarterCommerce team would like to congratulate Weaver Leather on winning this prestigious award.  As an ecommerce leader, Weaver Leather has consistently taken advantage of the flexibility and extensibility of Sitefinity and SmarterCommerce in a way that has delivered an outstanding online shopping experience and exceptional customer service to its customers across a half-dozen brand websites." stated Fermin Rodriguez, Managing Director of Premier Group.

“Weaver Leather is very honored to receive this award which represents a great recognition of the collective efforts of our digital marketing and technology teams.  Weaver Leather is able to manage our multi-brand online presence and provide our customers with rich, personalized content together with a world-class ecommerce experience by leveraging the exceptional capabilities of Sitefinity and SmarterCommerce.” indicated Marshall Baird, Vice President of Technology at Weaver Leather.

About Weaver Leather

Founded in 1943, Weaver Leather is a leading manufacturer and distributor of leather goods based in Mt. Hope, Ohio. The organization has grown steadily over the years and serves its diverse U.S. and international customer base through traditional and digital sales channels with six divisions focused on leathercraft, equine, livestock, pet, arborist and custom manufacturing.  With many recognized brands such as Weaver Leather, Troxel Helmets, Terrain Dog, RidersRasp, Silvertip and others, Weaver provides customers with a multi-channel sales and service platform offering over 10,000 products and is accessible on a 24/7 basis leveraging the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne ERP together with SmarterCommerce Ecommerce and Credit Card Processing, and Sitefinity. For more information about Weaver Leather, please visit our website at

About Premier Group

With a 26+ year history of serving the Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne community globally, Premier Group has established itself as the leader in unified commerce for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne. With its SmarterCommerce product line, Premier offers robust business process solutions for Retail Point of Sale (POS), Ecommerce, Payment Processing, Call Center and Sales Tax Processing delivering a complete, end-to-end capability enabling organizations to engage with their customers across all sales channels. As a leading Progress Software Partner, Premier represents the Sitefinity product line and delivers comprehensive integration to SmarterCommerce to enable B2B and B2C digital commerce.  Premier currently serves our customers through a network of offices and professionals in the United States, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia Pacific.  For more information about Premier and SmarterCommerce, visit our websites at or