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Digital River Taps from Within as it Appoints New CMO with Extensive Ecommerce Experience

Ted Rogers transitions to lead the marketing function to accelerate bringing new best-of-breed solutions to market Digital River, the most experienced global ecommerce enabler for established and fast-growing brands, announced today the appointment of Ted Rogers as the company’s chief marketing officer. Rogers will report directly to Digital River’s CEO, Adam Coyle. Rogers has been a key executive at Digital River for three years, serving first as vice president and general manager of MyCommerce, Digital River’s…

Bloomreach Hits Major Milestones As It Powers Over USD 200 Billion in Digital Commerce Experiences

Bloomreach, the leader in commerce experience, today announced that it now powers over USD 200 Billion in digital commerce experiences, representing 25% of retail eCommerce in the U.S. and U.K. markets. These milestones were achieved in part due to Bloomreach customers' record growth in eCommerce, with the average customer up 36% in digital and online commerce revenue year-to-date, and on average up 44% in online revenue since March 1, 2020, the effective beginning of the coronavirus crisis in North America and the United…

Podcast Series “The State of Commerce Experience” Debuts Today

The announcement was made today by Bloomreach, a lead sponsor of the new podcast A new podcast series, “The State of Commerce Experience”, hosted by Brian Walker, will make its debut today, featuring discussions with commerce industry experts and thought-leaders from around the world. The podcast will focus on the evolving nature of digital commerce, key industry trends, market dynamics, and how B2B and B2C companies can differentiate themselves to thrive in the current climate. The announcement was made today by…

New Avionos Data Reveals the Need for Seamless On and Offline Commerce Experiences Citing 69% of B2B Buyers Unable to Complete Purchases…

The report breaks down the evolving B2B commerce landscape, and how salespeople and technology can most effectively work together to counter the effects of market uncertainty Avionos, which designs and implements digital commerce and marketing solutions, releases its third annual B2B report, “Turning B2B Salespeople Into Strategic Advisors.” The report proves that B2B salespeople aren’t going anywhere, despite Forrester arguing in 2017 that the B2B salesperson would be displaced by technology by 2020. Marketing Technology…

Fiserv to Enhance Omni-commerce Experience with Acquisition of Bypass Mobile

Combination will build on existing integration and facilitate new digital commerce use cases Fiserv, Inc., a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, today announced the acquisition of Bypass Mobile (“Bypass”), an independent software vendor (ISV) and leading innovator in enterprise point-of-sale systems. The acquisition of Bypass will help power the next generation of omni-commerce capabilities from Fiserv, enabling enterprise businesses to deliver a seamless customer experience…

Crocs’ Jibbitz (TM) Charm Personalizer Powers Sales with Digital Commerce Experience Delivered by LiveArea

With the launch of Crocs’ award-winning Jibbitz Charm Personalizer, the iconic shoe brand is going to market with an innovative new digital experience designed in a creative partnership with LiveArea, a leading global customer experience and commerce services provider and business unit of PFSweb, Inc.. An interactive tool integrated into Crocs’ Salesforce Commerce Cloud platform, the digital customizer is attributed to an 18% increase in average order value and a double-digit rise in UPT (units per transaction) for those…

EnterWorks Partners with Bounteous to Deliver Differentiated Commerce Experiences for Brands Embarking on Digital Transformation Journeys

Bounteous and EnterWorks Combine Strengths Across Data and Experience Management in Enabling Brands, Retailers, and Restaurants to Personalize Consumer Engagement EnterWorks, a leading provider of Master Data Management (MDM) and Product Information Management (PIM) solutions, and Bounteous, a provider of big-picture digital solutions, announced a content and commerce partnership to deliver holistic digitally powered foundations for consumer-facing companies. EnterWorks brings its superior technology platform,…

rue21 Selects GroupBy to Enhance Its Digital Commerce Experience

GroupBy’s eCommerce search technology will empower rue21 to drive a highly relevant customer experience GroupBy Inc., a provider of relevancy-focused eCommerce solutions and one of the fastest-growing startups in this space, announced that rue21, a leading fast-fashion retailer, will deploy GroupBy’s User Experience Platform, including Search, Navigation, Recommendations, and Personalization for eCommerce, to enhance the online shopping experience for its customers. Marketing Technology News: ChannelAdvisor…

rue21 Selects GroupBy to Enhance Its Digital Commerce Experience

GroupBy’s eCommerce Search Technology Will Empower rue21 to Drive a Highly Relevant Customer Experience GroupBy Inc., a provider of relevancy-focused eCommerce solutions and one of the fastest-growing startups in this space, announced that rue21, a leading fast-fashion retailer, will deploy GroupBy’s User Experience Platform, including Search, Navigation, Recommendations, and Personalization for eCommerce, to enhance the online shopping experience for its customers. “Our partnership with GroupBy takes us further in…

BigCommerce Partners With DEITY to Simplify Mobile Commerce Experiences for Enterprise Brands

DEITY becomes Elite BigCommerce Partner, builds native Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) connector into BigCommerce BigCommerce, the leading open SaaS ecommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands, announced that its new partner and microservice-oriented architecture platform DEITY has launched DEITY Falcon for BigCommerce, a Progressive Web Apps (PWA) front-end that will give BigCommerce merchants the ability to use PWAs to deploy highly-engaging, native app-like experiences on desktop and mobile devices. DEITY…

Salesforce Introduces Lightning Order Management – Enabling Brands to Deliver End-To-End Commerce Experiences, from Shopping to…

Now Brands Can Fulfill Orders Quickly and Transparently - with Real-Time Updates, Easy Returns and Faster Customer Service Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, introduced Lightning Order Management, a new product that seamlessly connects and automates the entire commerce order process. Lightning Order Management brings together commerce, fulfillment and customer service, allowing companies to provide the hassle-free shopping experience that customers deserve. Today, customers want more than just two-day shipping and…

Blue Acorn iCi Acquires Mediotype, A Leading B2B & B2C Commerce Experience Company

Acquisition Strengthens Blue Acorn iCi's Commerce Practice and Expands Geographic Presence  Blue Acorn iCi, a leading independent digital customer experience company, announced the acquisition of Mediotype Commerce , a leader in the digital commerce ecosystem. Mediotype, based in Boulder, CO, will expand its facility and become the Western US headquarters for Blue Acorn iCi.  In it will be housed a full team of CX, commerce and data science experts, all in place to serve leading and aspiring brands. The acquisition…

John Varvatos Rocks the eCommerce Experience with Salesforce

International Luxury Brand, John Varvatos, Delivers an Immersive, Personalized Retail Experience with Salesforce Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, announced that John Varvatos, the renowned, international design house, is using Salesforce to deliver a luxury retail experience in-store and online. Inspired by rock music and the eclectic style of musicians, John Varvatos launched his namesake brand in 2000. Today, John Varvatos represents an entire men's lifestyle brand with each store being a focal point of the…

Clinique and Qubit Awarded Win for Best Ecommerce Experience in Beauty at Glossy Awards Europe

The Glossy Awards Europe recognize the companies transforming the European fashion and beauty industries Qubit, the leading marketing personalization technology provider, and Clinique, the global beauty brand, were awarded Best Ecommerce Experience at the inaugural Glossy Awards Europe. Founded in New York in 1968, Clinique has been providing its customers with the safest, highest-quality beauty and skincare products for more than 50 years. Clinique, an Estee Lauder Companies' brand, has over 22,000 customer consultants…

Glossy Recognizes Zoovu with “Best E-Commerce Experience – Beauty” Award

Zoovu digital consultation assistant designed for personal care brand Clairol leverages AI and machine learning to cut down on product choice overload Zoovu, the world’s ultimate AI-driven conversational marketing platform, announced that it has been recognized by Glossy with the “Best E-Commerce Experience – Beauty” award for its partnership with Clairol, part of the Coty Inc. family, to bring human-level, personalized hair consultation to the brand’s digital channels. The Glossy Awards honor leading organizations…

Mobify and e-Spirit Partner to Make Headless Commerce Experience a Reality

Next Generation Headless Commerce Architecture Now a Reality for Brands and Retailers to Build, Run, and Evolve Flexible Front-Ends That Combine Inspiring Content and Revenue-Generating Experiences Front-end as a Service provider Mobify, the leader in Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) for commerce, and e-Spirit, the leader in enterprise-class headless content management systems (CMS) for commerce, are collaborating to enable the next generation of headless commerce architecture. This groundbreaking relationship will make it…

Zilliant Enables Consumer-Like E-Commerce Experience for B2B

AI Delivers Product Recommendations, Pricing Consistency Across All Channels Zilliant, a company helping B2B enterprises turn data into actionable intelligence to accelerate profitable growth, announced that the Zilliant IQ platform now seamlessly integrates into any eCommerce system. B2B customers now expect a personalized, consumer-like buying experience as professionals. For executives tasked with delivering on this initiative, that means they need to provide pricing consistency and relevant product recommendations…

HiPay Joins Salesforce Partner Program; Commits to Bring Enriching E-Commerce Experience over Salesforce Commerce Cloud

HiPay Group, the leading data analytics, and omnichannel payment platform joined the Salesforce Partner Program to enrich e-commerce experience for its users. The Paris-based financial services automation company will integrate with Salesforce Commerce Cloud, enabling marketers to launch personalized e-commerce campaigns for the web, mobile, social and in-store. By unifying its services over the Salesforce Commerce Cloud, HiPay intends to extend its capabilities beyond marketing and customer service across Europe, North…

Enhanced Technologies Help E-commerce Platforms and Merchants Deliver a More Intelligent Live Streaming Experience

Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) Core, including Augmented Reality (AR) Engine and HiAI, as well as 5G and AI technology, together brings a crisper, more intelligent, and efficient live streaming solution Huawei Developer Webinar was held today to unveil an enhanced live e-commerce solution. With global e-commerce sales increasing from $2.39 trillion in 2018 to $3.46 trillion in 2019, and as more retailers and consumers look to online streaming to sell and buy, live e-commerce is expected to represent a larger chunk of the…

Marketers and IT Pros Jointly Win with Launch of Sitecore Experience Platform 10 and Experience Commerce 10

New innovations, integrations and containerization deliver better omnichannel experiences in the new era, enabling faster action on customer data and insight Helping brands accelerate their digital transformations while enabling the experiences their customers want, Sitecore®, the global leader in digital experience management software, announces Sitecore Experience Platform™ (XP) 10 and Sitecore Experience Commerce™ (XC) 10. XP 10 is the leading digital experience platform to create efficiencies for both marketing and IT…