eKomi announces Google Partnership introducing Product Ratings on Product Listing Ads in the UK
Top rating and reviews provider set to begin rollout of newly announced product ratings on Google Product Listing Ads in Germany, France, and the United Kingdom.
eKomi The Feedback Company is pleased to announced its affiliation as an approved reviews aggregator and Google Shopping partner for the launch of product ratings on Product Listing Ads in the newly initiated European markets of Germany, France, and the United Kingdom. Current eKomi clients will be able to integrate product reviews into Google and see their Google stars on both the namesake search engine and Google Shopping in the respective markets.
“Just as our US customers have benefited from Google’s Product Listing Ads launch in America last year, eKomi is pleased to strengthen yet another channel through which businesses can reach their customers online in Europe,” said Michael Ambros, CEO of eKomi. “Integrating ratings into Product Listing Ads drives more qualified traffic and we are thrilled to be able to offer this value to our German, French, and English customers through Google’s program.”
Google has approved eKomi The Feedback Company as a partner for product ratings on Product Listing Ads. Product ratings has now launched in the United Kingdom, Germany and France after first launching in the United States in September 2014 (http://adwords.blogspot.com/). Product ratings appear in the form of stars and review counts on Product Listing Ads across google.com, Google Shopping and their respective country sites. This five-star rating system represents aggregated rating and review data for the product, compiled from multiple sources including merchants, third-party aggregators, editorial sites and users. As a Google Shopping partner for product ratings, eKomi The Feedback Company can share your product review content with Google so that it is included in Product Listing Ads.
Google’s highly-valued program is a five-star rating system that represents aggregated rating and review data for the product, compiled from multiple sources including merchants, approved third-party aggregators, editorial sites and users. Product reviews will:
- Help to differentiate products across google.com and google.com/shopping
- Help merchants to drive more qualified traffic to advertisers
- Provide critical information to shoppers making purchase decisions
eKomi is able to offer customers an array of services including the syndication of all product reviews data from clients who would like to participate, the active monitoring and responding to interested merchants, as well as the engagement with merchants and Google to fix any review and feed-related issues.This partnership enables eKomi to showcase its robust social commerce technology platform strength in providing trusted, authentic, third-party reviews to Google.
Notes to Editors
For more information on Google’s Product Ratings announcement, please refer to: http://adwords.blogspot.com/
About eKomi The Feedback Company
Founded in 2008 by serial entrepreneur Michael Ambros, eKomi The Feedback Company is a leading independent provider of transaction-based reviews & ratings and is an approved GoogleShopping partner for product ratings. With over 250+ employees headquartered internationally eKomi has gathered & published over 40M reviews for customers. More than 14,000 companies leverage eKomi´s intelligent social commerce solution to enable trust, increase sales, reduce returns, and drive organic traffic through self-perpetuating user-generated-content. eKomi´s groundbreaking social commerce technology enables online businesses to generate verifiable seller ratings, customer reviews, product reviews, social recommendations, and create viral effects on websites, social media, and search engines allowing for a successful revenue generating impact for businesses.