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…

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…

Invoca Announces Three New Conversation Intelligence Solutions for Sales, eCommerce, and Customer Experience Teams

At its 6th annual conference, Invoca announced three new solutions that extend its AI-powered conversation intelligence platform beyond the marketing organization to also serve sales, eCommerce, and customer experience teams. The new solutions will allow all revenue teams at business-to-consumer (B2C) brands to create better buying experiences, drive more leads, and increase revenue. By helping brands understand conversation data and activate it across their technology stack, Invoca's Active Conversation Intelligence…

Octane AI Launches Shoppable Quiz, Enabling Ecommerce Brands to Create Personalized, Consultative Online Shopping Experiences

Octane AI also announces a $4.25 million capital raised led by Bullpen Capital, bringing total funding to $9 million Octane AI, the all-in-one buyer profile, Facebook Messenger, and SMS marketing platform for Shopify,  announced the launch of their Shoppable Quiz private beta. The Shoppable Quiz brings the retail consultation experience online with a personalized shopping experience, featuring a fully customizable and easy-to-use quiz builder integrated with Shopify, Klaviyo, ReCharge and other best-in-class ecommerce…

Major US Drop Shipping Supplier Selects Celebros Search By Bridgeline to Enhance Their eCommerce Search Experience

Bridgeline Digital, Inc, a leader in cloud-based digital experience software, announced today that a major US dropshipping supplier has selected Celebros Search by Bridgeline to enhance the site search capabilities of its online store and improve their customer experience. The Company provides a platform for resellers to access more than 20,000 organic, specialty, and gourmet products online. Major eCommerce platforms such as WooCommerce and Shopify can import products from their website to be delivered directly to…

New Partnership Offers Flexible, Powerful Ecommerce to Provide the Best Experiences for Customers

Coveo and commercetools team up to provide unified multi-channel and intelligent Ecommerce architecture for highly personalized buyer experience Coveo, the industry leader in search and intelligence SaaS solutions, announced that its cloud-native platform will be available in the commercetools Integration Marketplace. The strategic agreement provides access to powerful, personalized experiences with flexible architecture for today’s search and merchandising needs. From consumer brands to B2B manufacturers, from retailers…

OTTO.nl, a leading European eCommerce Brand Invests in Insider’s AI-Powered Marketing Platform to Deliver Personalized Experiences

OTTO.nl, one of the world's leading retail eCommerce brands chose Insider, the first integrated AI-powered Growth Management Platform, to drive personalization and growth across its digital channels. Insider will supplement OTTO.nl's vision to drive growth through effective customer segmentation and its AI-powered platform to deliver truly relevant experiences. "Personalization is an important driver for growth within OTTO.nl and crucial in delivering an optimal shopping experience. Insider is a partner that helps us…

PadSquad Kicks Off 2020 with Shop, a First-to-Market Shoppable eCommerce Advertising Experience for Mobile

PadSquad, in partnership with Shoppable, announces the launch of Shop by PadSquad, an exclusive solution with the first universal checkout technology for advertising on the mobile web. Shop by PadSquad offers an end-to-end shopping experience that streamlines the path to purchase while providing brands with valuable insights into consumer buying behaviors. Marketing Technology News: Evergage Jumps into the Salesforce Economy; Bought to Improve Hyper-Personalization in Sales Shop by PadSquad provides consumers with a…

Jagged Peak Unveils New Interface and Enhanced User Experience for EDGE eCommerce Platform

Jagged Peak, Inc., a pioneer in eCommerce software and services, has announced the release of a new user interface (UI) for its flagship Order Management platform, EDGE. The modernized UI was designed to improve ease-of-use, enable personalization and provide mobility. Marketing Technology News: Demand Spring Expands Dynamic Leadership Team Jagged Peak helps brands and retailers achieve their eCommerce ambitions through tailored technology solutions and a comprehensive portfolio of digital services and fulfillment…

Yotpo Unveils Atlas, the New Foundation for eCommerce Marketing Experiences

Yotpo's Atlas Will Enable Brands to Double-Down on Building Loyal Customer Relationships that Feature Hyper-Personalized, Dynamic Customer Interactions Yotpo, the leading eCommerce marketing platform, debuted Atlas, a first-of-its-kind cloud infrastructure engineered to combine content, data, and an analytical engine to ultimately unlock one-to-one experiences across the customer journey. Tomer Tagrin, CEO & Co-founder of Yotpo unveils new product developments at Destination:D2C…

Frost and Sullivan Analysis Reveals That Speed of Delivery and User Experience Fuels Retailers’ B2B eCommerce Expansion

Frost & Sullivan's Visionary Innovation Team Finds Prioritizing Mobile And Omnichannel Strategies Augment Growth Opportunities In The B2b Online Retailing Market Frost & Sullivan's latest analysis, Future of B2B Online Retailing, predicts that online B2B transactions of manufacturers are expected to reach $3.68 trillion in key economies such as the US, China, United Kingdom, Germany, and Japan by 2025. The trend would be largely driven by web-only features such as digital sales platforms, instant customer reach,…

Retail Ecommerce Ventures (REV) Officially Relaunches Pier 1 Imports Online Store

Pier 1 starts anew as Internet-first retailer of home furnishings and accessories; REV retains brand's senior buyers and other key personnel, revamps functionality and look of Pier1.com Retail Ecommerce Ventures (REV) officially relaunched Pier1.com, the new customer-centric online store for home furnishings and accessories retailer Pier 1 Imports. The 58-year-old brand closed its brick-and-mortar locations this year as part of its bankruptcy plan, but millions of people continue to cherish Pier 1 Imports and its curated…

Digital Yalo and FullStory Partner to Deliver Best-in-Class Digital Experiences

Fueling Client Growth with Customer Experience Solutions Award-winning, creative agency Digital Yalo announces a new partnership with digital experience analytics platform FullStory. This strategic partnership employs FullStory's powerful digital experience platform to deliver exceptional customer experiences. Through Fullstory's measurement and conversion rate optimization tools, Yalo can help their clients grasp the "why" and the "what" to more effectively craft and implement strategies that improve brand and marketing…

GameStop Partners With Klarna to Offer Gaming Community a More Innovative and Flexible Shopping Experience Online and in Store

GameStop will also participate in `Playing for Keeps,' Klarna's interactive, live-streamed gaming events featuring world-renowned gamers and celebrities Klarna, the leading global payments provider and shopping service, announced that it has entered into an agreement with GameStop to provide the world's largest retailer of video games and pop culture collectibles merchandise access to its flexible, secure and interest-free buy now, pay later payment service. GameStop will also be featured in Playing for Keeps, Klarna's…

Qualtrics Unveils Next Wave of Experience Management Innovations that Transform Organizations’ Listening Programs into Systems of…

Introducing capabilities and enhancements to the Qualtrics XM Platform that facilitate taking action with enhanced analytics, data management and governance, and automatic trends and metrics tracker Five purpose-built Qualtrics CustomerXM products empower every team along the customer journey drive greater customer engagement, increase conversion and retention, and improve brand loyalty and perception Qualtrics, the leader in customer experience and creator of the experience management category, announced several…

Adoption of CommerceIQ’s ML-Based Ecommerce Platform Soars

CommerceIQ, a leader in E-commerce Channel Optimization, announced it has achieved annualized YTD revenue growth of 300% driven by several new customer and expansion deals, and the success of its newly launched CommerceIQ Advertising Managed Service, which is on track to manage $100M in ad spend by the end of 2020. Less than three months after launching, brands including Logitech and Nature’s Bounty have selected this new service to manage their ad dollars on Amazon and to optimize their omni-channel advertising investments…

DMS Identifies Ecommerce Growth Trends for Advertisers Ahead of Holiday Season

2020 Holiday Season: Consumer Mindsets & The Growth Of Ecommerce Ebook Highlights How Brands and Retailers Can Capitalize on the Unique Opportunities to Drive Sales in 2020 Digital Media Solutions, Inc., an innovative global solutions provider of digital performance advertising and a connection point between digital advertising clients and their prospective customers, unveils key promotional strategies to drive ecommerce growth this holiday season. As advertisers finalize their efforts to drive engagement and sales in…

UK Digital Agency Kagool Acquires Digital Experience Agency Delete as Part of It’s Growth Strategy to Become the Leader in Marketing…

Digital agency Kagool, one of the UK’s only independent Sitecore Platinum Partners, announces its acquisition of Delete, a multi-award-winning digital experience agency, as part of Kagool’s growth strategy to become the leader in marketing technology and digital experience. Kagool is combining its strong engineering and technical heritage with Delete’s strategy, creative and UX expertise, in a deal that will strengthen both agencies’ offers while laying the foundations for scale and focused specialisms. The acquisition will…

Datonics Launches Audience Insights: A New Shopify App For Merchants To Create Personalized Shopping & Marketing Experiences

This unique app provides access to data on over 90% of U.S. and Canadian shoppers Leading online data marketplace Datonics has launched Audience Insights, a new app designed for merchants and available for download through the Shopify app store. Audience Insights is the only app on the Shopify app store to offer merchants a view into their customers, allowing merchants to create more personalized shopping and marketing experiences. Marketing Technology News: Slintel Raises $4.2M in a Funding Round Led By Accel…