InterWorld, a global provider of mission-ready software solutions for sell-side e-commerce, today announced that AnnTaylor Stores Corporation's new Online Store,, is now powered by the InterWorld Commerce Suite.

As one of the country's leading specialty retailers for women, Ann Taylor is offering its clients online access to updated classic apparel and accessories. The Online Store features a full spectrum of refined to relaxed wardrobing options from Ann Taylor's collection.

Ann Taylor's new Online Store uses InterWorld's rich set of pre-packaged enterprise applications to facilitate product merchandising, client service and order management to help ensure a delightful online shopping experience.

An Ann Taylor spokesperson said: "InterWorld's e-commerce solution provides our Online Store with sophisticated e-retail merchandising capabilities, as well as the ability to incorporate additional unique functionality to meet our clients' specific preferences for online shopping."

"InterWorld's e-commerce solution will support Ann Taylor's anticipated long-term e-commerce growth," said Michael Donahue, chairman and president/CEO of InterWorld. "The addition of Ann Taylor further strengthens our leadership position in the retail market. We're pleased to add them to our growing customer roster of leading e-retailers."

About Ann Taylor
AnnTaylor Stores Corporation, the women's specialty retailer, operates 467 stores in 42 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.

About InterWorld Corporation
InterWorld Corporation is a global provider of mission-ready software solutions for sell-side e-commerce. Founded in 1995, the company is headquartered in New York, NY with offices throughout North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific.