InterWorld Corporation (NASDAQ: INTW), a leading provider of mission-ready e-commerce software solutions, today announced that Brooks Brothers plans to implement its next generation e-retail site, powered by InterWorld's enhanced merchandising, personalization, customer care and business intelligence capabilities.

Brooks Brothers has been an InterWorld customer for over a year, offering its customers an extensive array of men's and women's clothing, footwear and accessories to purchase online at

"We continue to build on our online success by enhancing the shopping experience for our loyal and growing base of customers. InterWorld's latest e-commerce offering provides extremely rich functionality that we could begin to utilize immediately to drive repeat business and maximize our profitability," said Mark Friedman, executive vice president of e-commerce and direct marketing, Brooks Brothers.

"As one of the leading apparel retailers on the Web today, Brooks Brothers' understands e-commerce and what it takes to be successful in today's new digital economy," said Leon DeMaille, senior vice president of marketing, InterWorld. "It's yet another customer testament to how deep our solution is in the retail space."

About Brooks Brothers

Brooks Brothers was founded in New York City in 1818. A subsidiary of United Kingdom-based retailer Marks & Spencer Plc, the company currently operates 80 retail and 72 factory stores in the United States, and a direct mail catalog business. Brooks Brothers also sells its merchandise in 70 locations in Japan, five in Hong Kong, and two in Taiwan.

About InterWorld Corporation

InterWorld Corporation (NASDAQ: INTW) is a leading provider of mission-ready e-commerce software solutions that enable manufacturers, distributors and retailers to compete and evolve in today's global digital economy. InterWorld's comprehensive, out-of-the-box suite of enterprise-class applications allows businesses to get to market quickly, scale to meet peak transaction volumes and evolve to keep pace with changing market conditions and customer demands. The company's modular and flexible architecture was designed to be open and standards-based. Today, it supports Java, XML, COM and SNMP. Founded in 1995, InterWorld is headquartered in New York, NY with offices throughout North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. InterWorld can be reached at

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