GRAND FORKS, N.D., Nov. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Acme Tools, a leading authorized online retailer of tools and equipment, was recently selected to join the Google Trusted Stores program. To help shoppers identify online merchants that offer a great shopping experience, the Google Trusted Store badge is awarded to e-commerce sites that demonstrate a track record of on-time shipping and excellent customer service. When visiting the Acme Tools website, shoppers will see a Google Trusted Store badge and can click on it for more information.
Acme Tools also announced an upgrade to its navigation and search feature incorporating new industry-leading technology designed to provide faster and more relevant search results for online customers. The new search engine technology delivers a site search solution that produces relevant product recommendations making it faster and easier for online shoppers using the site search feature.
"Acme Tools has always been committed to setting the standard for both customer service and online shopping experience," said Paul Kuhlman, vice president of merchandise operations and marketing for Acme Tools. "Acme Tools is proud to be recognized as a Google Trusted Store and add the highly recognized badge to our website."
As an added benefit, when a shopper makes a purchase at a Google Trusted Store, they have the option to select free purchase protection from Google. Then in the unlikely event of an issue with their purchase, they can request Google's help, and Google will work with Acme Tools and the customer to address the issue. As part of this, Google offers up to $1,000 lifetime purchase protection for eligible purchases.
Google Trusted Stores is entirely free, both for shoppers and for online stores. The program helps online stores like Acme Tools attract new customers, increase sales and differentiate themselves by showing off their excellent service via the badge on their website.
Acme Tools has more than 65 years of industry experience and today is a multi-channel premier retailer of tools and equipment with 10 retail stores in North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa, and a leading authorized online retailer offering more than 30,000 products online at AcmeTools.com.
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