ATTRAQT Set to Acquire Fredhopper; Eyes Leadership Position with a Powerful Unified E-Commerce SaaS Platform

ATTRAQT Group, the leading European online search and visual merchandising platform for e-commerce sites, has officially announced its acquisition of a peer firm SDL Fredhopper. The conditional acquisition agreement puts the arrangement at around $25 million, subject to certain adjustments. The addition will enable ATTRAQT to accelerate its objective in becoming a global go-to e-commerce SaaS provider for visual merchandising powered by investment in sales and marketing, customer support and product development. "I am…

Webscale a Finalist for 2019 Best SaaS Product for E-Commerce Award

Company’s Product Leadership in Digital Commerce Recognized by International SaaS Awards Program Webscale, the Digital Cloud Company, is a finalist in the 2019 SaaS Awards Program in the Best SaaS Product for E-Commerce category. The SaaS Awards program is now in its fourth year of celebrating organizational successes and the software innovations that fuel them. Webscale has been recognized for its expertise in cloud automation and management, and the capabilities of its platform to make cloud services more manageable,…

Kahuna Launches First-Ever SaaS for Marketplaces to Service $2.8 Trillion E-Commerce Industry

Company's Proprietary AI-Based Marketplace Platform Drives Buyer-Seller Transactions, Increases Revenue for Marketplaces Kahuna, the award-winning AI-based marketing technology company, launched the first-ever suite of buyer and seller tools tailored exclusively for marketplace businesses. Kahuna's SaaS for Marketplaces leverages a proprietary AI-based engagement platform to drive marketplace vibrancy, seller optimization and buyer marketing. It is available as part of the broader open ecosystem with partners such as…

Ecwid E-commerce Releases U.S. Small Business Holiday Forecast

Ecwid E-commerce, a leading global software-as-a-service (SaaS) e-commerce company, unveiled the findings from a survey of U.S. small businesses’ holiday shopping strategies and expectations. The inaugural U.S. Small Business Holiday Forecast includes survey data from over 190 small businesses— revealing that three quarters believe the COVID-19 pandemic impacted their typical holiday plans. Ecwid E-commerce is an established multichannel e-commerce solution, powering hundreds of thousands of small businesses worldwide,…

WeTrade Group Competes in Social E-Commerce with Technology Service Upgrade

WeTrade Group Inc. announced a plan to upgrade its cloud intelligence system service to better satisfy the Chinese market, after the technological service upgrade establishment. Along with the sustained development of social e-commerce in China, the industrial demands have been changing from the basic to a sophisticated social community e-commerce. WeTrade Group uses its advantages in technology and service to better target the market and serve audiences. Marketing Technology News: MCTV Selects MOBITV to Offer…

Qlik Acquires Blendr.io To Drive Real-time Data Into SaaS Applications and Automate Enterprise Processes To Create New Insights and Trigger…

Embedded iPaaS Platform Delivers Data from Any Source to Accelerate Qlik’s Vision of Active Intelligence With Seamless Orchestration and Automation Qlik acquired Blendr.io, an easy-to-use, scalable and secure embedded integration and automation platform (iPaaS), that seamlessly automates data integration and orchestration of processes across 500+ SaaS applications and cloud data sources. Purpose built for embedded SaaS use cases and enterprise integration workflows, Blendr.io expands Qlik’s ability to deliver Active…

MarTech Startup, edrone, Secures Funding of USD 5.3 Million to Fuel Their Ambitions of Becoming One-Stop-Shop for E-Commerce

Polish marketing technology startup edrone has raised USD 5.3 million Series A funding to fuel their ambitions of building a marketing one-stop-shop for e-commerce. The capital came from two sources: a Hungarian VC, PortfoLion, in a Series A round, and an R&D grant for edrone's autonomous virtual assistant. It will be invested in research and business development for the CEE and LATAM regions. It’s their first funding after bootstrapping for four years. The product is aimed at medium and large e-commerce businesses…

SlickText Expands C-Suite With Marketing and Sales SaaS Industry Veterans

SlickText, a proven leader in text marketing, announces the appointment of Brian Wilson as chief revenue officer and Meg Scales as chief marketing officer. Scales brings a unique combination of marketing and tech sales savvy to SlickText along with extensive experience leading industry-recognized SaaS marketing teams. Scales will lead SlickText’s efforts to further enhance its positioning within the SMS industry. Wilson brings two decades of commercial experience focused on solving business problems through the application…

ModCloth Proves Great Tech is Always in Fashion with E-Commerce Makeover

commercetools, the next-generation commerce software company, and Fluent Commerce, a cloud native software company providing distributed order management, are working with brand investment platform Go Global Retail to transform the e-commerce experience for popular indie brand ModCloth. With its new e-commerce solution in place, ModCloth can publish new products in real-time, bring unique experiences to its customers, and make shopping more convenient than ever. One year after purchasing ModCloth from Walmart, Go Global…

Chaffey College Selects BIO-key’s PortalGuard SaaS IAM Solution to Improve the Digital Experience for Students and Faculty

BIO-key International, Inc., an innovative provider of identity and access management (IAM) solutions powered by biometrics, announced that Southern California-based Chaffey College selected BIO-key’s PortalGuard cloud hosted IAM solution to enhance the online user experience across the institution. The college required a proven and secure IT solution to provide enterprise-grade online access to key education portals and applications for all of its 29,000+ students and faculty. Marketing Technology News: Blue Hat…

Convergence Inc. Announces the Launch of its E-Commerce Platform

Convergence Inc., a leading data firm focused on data, research and insights on all SEC Registered Investment Advisors worldwide and all State Registered Advisors announces the immediate availability of the company’s award-winning data analytics through the launch of its new E-Commerce Platform The platform will initially provide Chief Compliance Officers, compliance and investment due diligence professionals with access to one of three analytical tools that will help them assess the quality of their Form ADV The second…

Sellercloud Launches Help Portal for E-Commerce Businesses

Sellercloud, a multi-channel e-commerce management platform with billions of dollars in ‘Gross Merchandise Volume’ (GMV) has launched Sellercloud Help - a free help resource with over 1,200 articles to assist businesses with e-commerce questions. With over 100 Knowledge Base Categories, Sellercloud Help provides in-depth technical information for e-commerce vendors on marketplaces, integration technologies, and workflow applications. According to Sellercloud proprietary data, the top 5 popular articles in Quarter 3, 2020…

transcosmos SaaS DEC CMS Releases a Headless CMS Feature That Supports Multi-Channel Marketing

The new integrated content management feature lets businesses manage content across channels such as dynamic websites like e-commerce sites, mobile apps, and digital signage on any kind of user interface transcosmos inc. hereby announces that the company has added a headless content management system (CMS) feature to its proprietary SaaS digital marketing platform "DEC CMS," and released a new service "DEC CMS type Headless." Recently, delivering content through multiple channels, such as owned media, a variety of social…

Vision Critical Welcomes SaaS Veteran Steven Medeiros to Head Asia Pacific and Japan

Medeiros joins the CXM-focused executive team to lead and execute the company’s growth strategy in the Asia Pacific region Vision Critical, a continuous customer insights solution provider, announced the appointment of Steven Medeiros to the position of General Manager, Asia Pacific and Japan. Medeiros joins the Vision Critical executive leadership team to expand the company’s high-growth trajectory in these regions and support its clients and partners in driving excellence in the customer experience management (CXM)…

Invoca Bolsters Executive Team with SaaS Veterans as new CMO and SVP of Customer Success

Invoca, the leader in AI-powered call tracking and conversational analytics, announced Dee Anna McPherson has joined as Chief Marketing Officer and Jennifer Lovette as Senior Vice President of Customer Success. Both roles will be pivotal as the company accelerates growth, expands its product line, and helps customers use conversational insights to transform their business. McPherson joins Invoca after serving as Senior Vice President of Marketing at Movable Ink, where she repositioned the company, introduced new product…

E-Commerce Witnessed 17% Growth Post COVID-19; 65% Growth in Brands Establishing Own Website: E-Commerce Trends Report by Unicommerce

Unicommerce, India‘s leading e-commerce focused SaaS platform, released an impact report on the e-commerce industry which throws light on the performance across verticals and key trends shaping the sector. The report extensively covers trends related to e-commerce growth, region-wise consumer demand, return orders, and D2C trends and how it affects the industry in the post-COVID-19 world. The report titled - ‘E-commerce Trends Report 2020’ focuses on the growth of e-commerce in India along with detailing out changing…

Creatio Recognized As SaaS 1000 Honoree 2020 By SaaS Mag

Creatio , a global software company providing a leading low-code platform for process management and CRM, announced it’s been recognized as SaaS 1000 honoree in 2020 by SaaS Mag. Complete results of the SaaS 1000 can be found here. The SaaS Mag signature SaaS 1000 list features the fastest-growing SaaS companies in the world. It is the definitive ranking, based on a proprietary algorithm, of the organizations that are leading the market.  Marketing Technology News: Amazon.Com Online Sellers Select Davinci Virtual…

Mediagrif E-Commerce Platform Orckestra Chosen As Exhibitor At New Retail TechLab

Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc., a leader in SaaS commerce technologies, is proud to announce that its enterprise-grade e-commerce solution – Orckestra – has been selected as one of the exhibitors at the new Retail TechLab in Copenhagen. Retail TechLab is an initiative to explore, exhibit and test solutions for the future of retail, established with the collaboration of the Danish government, the Danish Business Association, and numerous educational and corporate institutions including Microsoft. Recommended AI…

Freshworks Hires SaaS Finance Veteran Tyler Sloat as Chief Financial Officer

Customer engagement leader makes strategic executive hire naming former Zuora CFO to lead financial strategy and operations Freshworks Inc., the customer engagement software company, announced the appointment of SaaS veteran Tyler Sloat as Chief Financial Officer. The executive appointment comes on the heels of the company surpassing $200 million in annual recurring revenue, doubling in the past 18 months. Sloat is charged with maintaining sustainable growth across its customer segments, overseeing all the accounting,…

Magnolia Partners With Bigcommerce to Deliver Complete Omnichannel E-Commerce Solution

Magnolia, the leading content management system (CMS) provider announces a partnership with BigCommerce, one of the leading open SaaS e-commerce platforms, to deliver a complete omnichannel e-commerce solution.  This new integration provides a valuable tool for marketers and UX teams in today’s omnichannel environment to deliver seamless user experiences across desktop, mobile, tablets and wearable devices. The partnership will empower BigCommerce customers with Magnolia’s flexible content management capabilities to…