Lighten Up! Creations Expands Through eCommerce

Lighten Up! Creations chooses world's largest internet marketing company to launch online business.

Langley, Canada, June 12, 2008 --( Lighten Up! Creations is pleased to announce the launch of it’s new eCommerce web site specifically designed to serve both their wholesale and retail operations.

Lighten Up! Creations selected WSI to develop the solution after much due diligence and market research. “What impressed me about WSI was that they were not just web designers, but were able to present a complete Internet Marketing Strategy. That and the fact that Michael Blanchard’s clients were all extremely pleased with their internet solutions and the high level of service.” Stated Holly Steiner, President of Lighten Up! Creations.

After 17 years in business, Lighten Up! Creations was looking for a way to better service their existing clients while at the same time open up new markets. Lighten Up! Creations wanted a site that could expand as their eCommerce operations grew and that was easily editable. It had to have the capability of shipping not only in Canada but globally.

WSI delivered a full eCommerce web site solution that will be Lighten Up! Creations face on the web for many years. The site has an original design, a complete eCommerce function as well as a Site Content Editor for easy updating.

Lighten Up! Creations can now ship globally from their local Langley warehouse as the new web site ties into the UPS shipping servers for exact calculation of shipping charges.

The web site is also delivered fully Search Engine Optimized and traffic has doubled since launch. The first order was received within days and WSI continues to work closely with Lighten Up! Creations implementing the complete internet marketing strategy.

About Lighten Up! Creations:
Holly Steiner, founder of Lighten Up! Creations, resides on scenic Canada's west coast outside of Vancouver British Columbia. Having grown up on a farm in the countryside, she has always had a love of nature and its incredible beauty. In 1991 Holly was drawn to the art of candle making…displaying nature in a waxen form with the gentle light of a flame.

Today Lighten Up! Creations has evolved and blossomed into a leading Canadian manufacturer of one-of-a-kind candles, gemstone jewelry, light catchers/pendulums and other treasures. Each creation is made by hand with the utmost care and attention to detail. In addition their beauty is further enhanced with poetry and romantic touches, creating a mood to stir the senses and the soul. Lighten Up! Creations vision is to bring more joy and light into the world. Their pledge is to provide you, their valued customer, with the finest in quality and design; each creation individually crafted by hand in Canada.

Bringing You Gifts of Joy and Light! Please visit

About WSI:
Through its network of over 1500 offices in 87 countries, WSI delivers thousands of e-Business solutions to small and medium sized businesses annually. The office in British Columbia is in Langley and is headed by Michael Blanchard, Certified Internet Consultant.

Michael has helped many local businesses throughout the lower mainland to achieve effective and profitable internet solutions. An Internet Marketing expert, Michael conducts workshops throughout BC on how to have an effective internet presence. To learn more go to

Lighten Up! Creations
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