Cord Blood Bank Revolutionizes Process of Online Cord Blood Banking

Americord Registry Unveils Simplified E-commerce Solution for the Modern Parent

Aug 27, 2015, 09:00 ET from Americord Registry

NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Americord Registry, a private cord blood, cord tissue, and placenta tissue banking company, announced today the launch of their new, innovative cord blood banking e-commerce website. This new website makes the expecting parent's cord blood banking purchase easier than ever with an interactive shopping cart and checkout process.

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"Most cord blood banking websites make this service difficult to purchase online. We want to stay in touch with modern, tech-savvy parents-to-be in order to make this process both as simple and comprehensive as possible" said Americord CEO Martin Smithmyer. "Today, almost anything can be purchased online and cord blood banking should be no exception."

Americord's new website features informative, concise, and straightforward information to educate expecting parents on cord blood, cord tissue, and placenta tissue banking. Additionally, an interactive shopping cart experience makes it possible to add and subtract stem cell banking options while browsing through the website. For the first time, parents can sign up for cord blood banking the same way they would subscribe to any other service for their new addition to the family.

"We hope that this launch will provide expecting parents with the option to make cord blood banking an easy, stress-free, no-nonsense purchase of their pregnancy," said Smithmyer. "Cord blood banking is a big decision, and Americord is doing everything we can to create a transparent and accessible as possible."

About Americord Registry

Americord Registry is a leader in the advancement of umbilical cord blood, cord tissue and placenta tissue banking. Americord collects, processes, and stores newborn stem cells from umbilical cord blood for future medical or therapeutic use, including the treatment of more than 80 blood diseases such as sickle cell anemia and leukemia. Founded in 2008, Americord is registered with the FDA and operates in all 50 states. The company's laboratory is CLIA Certified, accredited by the AABB and complies with all federal and state guidelines and applicable licenses. Americord is headquartered in New York, NY. You may visit Americord Registry's website at for more information.

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