WordPress eCommerce is the web shop solution for WordPress
WordPress is a content management system that lets you create websites and blogs and manage their content. In the meantime, you can now also operate WordPress shops in addition to websites and blogs: WordPress eCommerce is rapidly gaining popularity. There are numerous extensions available for WordPress eCommerce such as WooCommerce, wpShopGermany, Getshopped, Shopp or Jigoshop which let you operate a professional online shop. It is possible to combine the advantages of WordPress with the demands of an online shop with a number of plugins. In the WordPress Germany Forum there is a separate e-commerce area in which you can discuss questions on the WordPress shop system and the requirements for e-commerce.
There are various plugins available for WordPress eCommerce
Through WordPress eCommerce plugins the functionality of WordPress can be extended to realise shop solutions with the content management system – and with all the features that you need for an online shop: product selection, an ordering system, payment processing and much more. These e-commerce plugins for WordPress eCommerce can be directly installed via the WordPress user interface or added manually.
You can find more information on WordPress eCommerce on Wikipedia:
and on the e-commerce section of the German WordPress forums: http://forum.wpde.org/e-commerce-onlineshops/