NEW YORK, March 29, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today that the trading of CafePress Inc. (Nasdaq:PRSS) commenced on the NASDAQ Global Select Market® on Thursday, March 29, 2012.
CafePress Inc. operates a leading e-commerce platform enabling customers worldwide to create, buy and sell a wide variety of customized and personalized products. Since its inception in 1999, CafePress has developed a strong brand with a growing community that, as of December 31, 2011, had more than 15 million members and more than three million shops. The company shipped over 7.8 million products in 2011 from a growing catalog of over 320 million unique products.
"CafePress' innovative e-commerce platform enables customers to create personalized items, allowing them to translate their passions into tangible merchandise," said Bob McCooey, Senior Vice President, NASDAQ OMX Corporate Client Group, "NASDAQ is proud to welcome CafePress to our family of listed companies and we wish them tremendous success in the years to come."
Since its inception, NASDAQ OMX® has consistently been the exchange of choice for the world's most progressive and innovative companies. CafePress joins some of the world's largest e-commerce companies by listing on The NASDAQ Stock Market®, including Amazon, eBay, Priceline, Netflix, HomeAway and Groupon.
About CafePress [PRSS]:
CafePress is The World's Customization EngineTM. Launched in 1999, CafePress empowers individuals, non-profits and businesses to create, buy and sell customized merchandise online using the company's unique print-on-demand and e-commerce platform. Today, CafePress' portfolio of brands includes CafePress.com, Canvas On Demand, Great Big Canvas, ImageKind, CafePress Pro, Canvas On Demand Pro and Invitation Box.
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