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NetSuite Unveils New B2B Customer Center for SuiteCommerce
At SuiteWorld 2014, NetSuite unveils a new business to business Customer Center to boost online commerce, and TEC's P.J. Jakovljevic is there to bring you the

balances and weighing scales  of outstanding and available balances, deposits, credit limits and memos, current terms, and more. NetSuite distribution and manufacturing customers such as VHA Corp, EndoChoice, CMP Corp., Liberty Bottleworks, Tacoma Screw Products, Cleaner's Supply, and PAG Leisurewear are using NetSuite SuiteCommerce to reach new markets, drive site traffic, and improve operational efficiency by eliminating manual steps in phone, e-mail, and fax orders.

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