News from Vancouver Island. After being named to Techvibes' Digital People to Watch in BC list and then premiering at #3 on the Victoria Start-up Index for March, Fred Speckeen and AERS are making news with the launch of Terapeak 5.0. Terapeak 5.0 is a subscription-based market research toolset that provides online sellers with a complete understanding of opportunities on eBay. Terapeak takes the guesswork out of selling online and helps uncover strategies and products that deliver maximum profits for anyone selling on eBay. Terapeak tools include: item pricing information (average pricing, sell-through rates, and more); the best keywords and categories to use; how to determine when your customer will be shopping; and two years' worth of category trends to track individual item seasonality. New tools include information on what shoppers are searching for on the eBay platform and what products and titles are experiencing the most sales activity. Terapeak 5.0 will also be showcased at the eBay Live! 2008 in Chicago from June 19 - 21st.
Advanced E-commerce Research Systems (AERS) is a Canadian company currently operating out of the Vancouver Island Tech Park located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The company was founded in 2002 by two brothers, Anthony and Andrew Sukow, in order to fulfill the need for reliable market research on the eBay marketplace. Having operated out of the University of Victoria until September, 2005, AERS has been... more