Fred Vadermarliere Invests in E-Commerce Platform Brandshopper


“Maybe this will open the gates to other sectors that the Amazons of this world have no interest in,” commented Vadermarliere in a press release. “Becoming a partner in an e-tailing business is something which we have been looking into for several years. When I met Keith, [he] had an impressive track record in the online world, but [was] still very down-to-earth. The fact that he wanted to open his capital and remain CEO was a match made in heaven.”

As CEO of J. Cortes, Vadermarliere is also the CEO of Oliva Cigar Co., which his company acquired nearly five years ago. For all the latest news from J. Cortès, visit