BuildDirect, GroupBy lay foundation for new technology platform

Software solutions provider GroupBy, Inc. said that home industry technology company BuildDirect has selected GroupBy to power its site search and merchandising experience on and its recently unveiled Home Marketplace.

Home Marketplace is designed to provide a seamless renovation experience by assisting homeowners at every stage of their remodel– from planning and design, to selection of products, through home delivery. For suppliers, the platform provides a direct link to consumers, allowing them to connect the right goods with demand in a highly efficient manner.

BuildDirect is an online marketplace for heavyweight home improvement products. The company has transformed how homeowners access and purchase home improvement products by building the only online marketplace that offers the widest selection of products at the best value, direct-to-home shipping, free virtual design tools and best-in-class customer service.

BuildDirect is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia. For more information, visit Suppliers can visit to sign up.

GroupBy Inc. provides commerce, media, and knowledge management software solutions that help companies better connect with their customers by creating a more relevant user experience.