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Major online retailers, the Leisuredome (, have just launched a fully interactive auction site built entirely in ColdFusion. The facility was designed and coded by two developers at Online Marketing (, and took only three months from idea to implementation. The decision to develop in ColdFusion was taken at a very early stage in the project. Online Marketing's IT Director, John Beattie, explains: "The Leisuredome approached us with the idea of developing a highly interactive, entertaining auction site, which would allow consumers to buy and sell in a similar fashion to sites like Ebay. However, they also wanted to incorporate a dealer facility, which would make it easy for businesses to list and maintain items for sale, either by auction or at a set price. We have a great deal of experience with online retailers, a... (more)