|By Business Wire||
|March 18, 2014 09:05 AM EDT|
Limelight Networks (NASDAQ:LLNW), a global leader in digital content delivery, today announced that Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. has deployed Limelight OrchestrateTM (“Orchestrate”) Performance to better engage its global audiences by ensuring consistent high performance digital experiences across channels, devices, and geographies.
Ocean Spray, an agricultural cooperative and the world’s leading producer of cranberry juices, juice drinks and dried cranberries, continues to steadily expand sales and distribution at a global scale. To aid in the transition of the global expansion of the company’s web presence and traffic, the company selected Orchestrate Performance to support faster content delivery to address challenges presented by increased and erratic content consumption and the need to support an ever-expanding ecosystem of mobile devices. More specifically, Ocean Spray chose Limelight to help reduce overall latency while ensuring a quicker and more consistent delivery of content in EMEA, APAC, and South America.
“As our global footprint continues to expand along with our traffic, we realized we needed to deploy a solution that maintained consistent delivery of content across the globe,” said Allen Modine, Senior Manager of Software Development at Ocean Spray. “Limelight not only offers a proven solution that accelerates dynamic content for all of our users, wherever they live, it also does so cost effectively. We are very satisfied with Limelight’s web performance functionality.”
Kirby Wadsworth, CMO at Limelight, added, “Accelerating content, reducing latency and improving overall web performance is key to audience engagement. We were excited to deploy with Ocean Spray, an established and revered leader in their space, and we remain committed to helping deliver the best and highest performing digital experiences around the globe.”
Limelight Networks (NASDAQ: LLNW), a global leader in digital content delivery, empowers customers to better engage digital audiences by enabling them to manage and deliver digital content on any device, anywhere in the world. The company’s award winning Limelight Orchestrate™ platform includes an integrated suite of content delivery technology and services that helps organizations deliver exceptional multi-screen experiences, improve brand awareness, drive revenue, and enhance customer relationships — all while reducing costs. For more information, please visit www.limelight.com, read our blog, and be sure to follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/llnw.
About Ocean Spray
Ocean Spray is a vibrant agricultural cooperative owned by more than 700 cranberry and grapefruit growers in the United States, Canada and Chile who have helped preserve the family farming way of life for generations. Formed in 1930, Ocean Spray is now the world’s leading producer of cranberry juices, juice drinks and dried cranberries and is the best-selling brand in the North American bottled juice category. The cooperative’s cranberries are currently featured in more than a thousand great-tasting, good-for-you products in over 90 countries worldwide. With more than 2,000 employees and nearly 20 cranberry receiving and processing facilities, Ocean Spray is committed to managing our business in a way that respects our communities, employees and the environment. In fiscal year 2013, Ocean Spray posted gross sales of $2.2 billion and net proceeds of $380 million. For more information visit www.oceanspray.com or our corporate blog at www.insidethecranberry.com
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