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Pierpoint-Martin Awarded Contract to Develop Touchscreen E-commerce Software.

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SANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 14, 2002

Leading e-commerce software solution provider Pierpoint-Martin has been awarded the contract to develop a complete e-commerce solution for touchscreen kiosks.

These Shop Easy Kiosks will connect to a virtual storefront designed by Pierpoint-Martin and allow consumers to purchase products to be delivered overnight. A retail site equipped with kiosks, equipped with the Pierpoint-Martin software can immediately increase its product offerings without increasing its inventory.

General purpose Internet access kiosks are being placed in public areas as can be seen in any airport or select stores in shopping malls. The majority of potential users are those who already have Internet access from home or work and are expected to use's kiosks out of the necessity of convenience.

"We considered many different options and providers and Pierpoint-Martin was the only one who offered the complete package," stated A. Winn of AllKiosks. The complete package from Pierpoint-Martin will include easy-to-use touchscreen pages, implementation of their reliable wireless technology, inventory and fulfillment management services, as well as a multi-year maintenance and upgrade program.

This software will be designed so that it can be immediately used for three different applications. However, Pierpoint-Martin is quick to point out it will not be limited to only three. plans on immediately implementing the software in its kiosks which are to be placed in dental offices, hospital waiting rooms and health clubs.

Each application will offer products pertaining to specific consumer needs at that location. For instance, the kiosks for the dental offices will carry approximately a dozen dental specific products such as teeth whitener and specialized brushes. will also place its kiosks with the Pierpoint-Martin software in hospital maternity waiting rooms offering the convenience of practical gift buying to visiting family and friends and in health clubs as an electronic pro shop in a box.

"Our Pierpoint-Martin designed e-commerce touchscreen software used with the hardware and design makes it possible to basically sell anything, anywhere," said Pierpoint-Martin associate software designer Craig Mier.

About Pierpoint-Martin

Pierpoint-Martin is a premier e-commerce/software solution provider. Pierpoint-Martin designs and operates e-commerce Web sites and/or kiosks for companies including General Nutrition Centers (GNC), HotSkins Bodywear,, Women's Fitness International magazine, as well as online fitness superstore Contact Michael Mann at 800/823-3488 or e-mail and visit

About is quickly becoming a leader in the kiosk hardware industry. AllKiosks offers a one stop shop for any kiosk application from custom cases to touchscreen monitors and now software. Contact Alison Winn at 714/619-2887 and visit
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