Kirk Communications, Launches New E-Commerce Site for Coffee Retailer

New site allows for faster transactions and more revenue
Portsmouth, N.H. – December 8, 2010 –Kirk Communications (, an interactive agency today announced the launch of New Hampshire Coffee’s newest e-commerce site. The site was built using PHP and a MySQL database and Apache server utilizing an OS Commerce platform for a shopping cart. In addition, Paypal was integrated as payment gateway. The new site will help New Hampshire Coffee capture more of the online market and also expand its pod offerings to customers.

Starting with a list of requirements, the Kirk Team worked with New Hampshire Coffee to develop a site architecture that would significantly increase the number of sales and speed up the time spent on the site. “Our old e-commerce site was complicated and users had to go through multiple screen to get to checkout. Working with the Kirk team we were able to develop a streamlined solution that makes it possible to check out in three easy steps.” Said Bill Coneys, CEO of New Hampshire Coffee.

The architecture also supports a CMS system that allows the team at New Hampshire Coffee to quickly and easily make changes to the products and pricing tiers. This saves the client time and money and gives them the ability to instantly react to the marketplace.

“New Hampshire Coffee has a phenomenal product and we are excited to be a part of their continued growth,” said Nate Tennant, president, Kirk Communications. “e-commerce sites are often a time consuming endeavor but we were able to complete a complete e-commerce site including a full content management system in under 6 weeks,” Tennant said.

About Kirk Communications
With offices in Portsmouth, N.H., Luxembourg and New Delhi, India, Kirk Communications is a global provider of inbound marketing solutions including social media programs, public relations, Webdesign and development, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Pay per Click (PPC) analytics, Apple iPad development and advanced 3D animation. The company shares its philosophy, based on a focused commitment to strategic and tactical corporate communications, with clients across a broad range of vertical markets including technology, financial services and healthcare. Kirk Communications offers an extensive suite of state-of-the-art SEO and PPC analytics, that, in conjunction with innovative message development, helps its customers refine their brand, increase visibility and stay ahead of their competitors. Kirk Communications counts among its clients IDG, JungleTorch, Optimize Interactive, SDL Structured Content Delivery division, Atlantic Plastic Surgery Center, SeaNet Technologies and Animetrics. For more information, please visit us on the web at