SLI Systems Ranked Leading SaaS Site Search Provider to IR 500 and IR 1,000 Online Retailers

SLI Systems Ranked Leading SaaS Site Search Provider to IR 500 and IR 1,000 Online Retailers

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 10, 2013 SLI Systems ( SLI) today announced it has been ranked the leading SaaS-based site search provider in this year’s IR Top 500 Guide, Internet Retailer magazine’s annual list of the 500 largest online retailers; as well as the top overall site search provider in the publication’s Second 500 Guide.

SLI’s growing customer base includes 33 of the top 500 online retailers and 39 of the second 500 online brands using the company’s full-service site search, according to research from Internet Retailer magazine.

The annual IR Top 500 Guide ranks the top 500 online retailers according to annual revenues, and also ranks various categories of solutions providers, including site search, email marketing, shopping cart and other eCommerce technologies, according to the number of IR 500 retailers served.

Top retail companies like Jelly Belly, FTD, Ulta, and Ghirardelli use SLI Systems to reduce abandonment, improve conversion rates and increase average order size.

Among the leading site search vendors, SLI is the only provider to offer a full-service pure SaaS-based solution, making it the top pure SaaS-based site search on the market. Additionally, it’s the only such solution backed by a team of search and navigation experts, who oversee deployment of site search, navigation, merchandising strategies and provide ongoing management and support to retail clients.

“Time and time again our clients tell us the real difference in working with SLI is the level of service and responsiveness they receive from our team,” said Shaun Ryan, CEO of SLI Systems. “Every customer is provided with their own account manager, who offers deep expertise and best practices tips and guidance to ensure maximum ROI. We also get a lot of feedback from clients with suggestions for new features and capabilities, which we’re happy to develop and deliver to them in a timely manner. In fact, our own customers have been a source for some of our best ideas.

“The eCommerce market is on a major growth trend all over the world, and we’re excited to be at the forefront in site search,” Ryan said.
For more information about the 2013 Internet Retailer Top 500 Guide, visit

About SLI Systems
SLI Systems provides full-service site search, navigation, merchandising, and user-generated SEO, and is the top SaaS-based site search provider to IR 500 and IR 1,000 retailers. Unlike traditional search software, SLI Systems’ patented technology continuously “learns” from the behaviour of visitors over time to deliver more relevant results. This learning-based search and navigation technology empowers retailers and content sites to enhance customer satisfaction by helping site visitors find the products and information they seek as quickly and efficiently as possible, increasing site conversions and average order value. SLI Systems is a publicly held company with offices in San Jose, CA; London, UK; Melbourne, Australia; and Christchurch, New Zealand. For more information about SLI Systems, visit (