VEON Acquires Strategic Stake in Bangladesh’s Leading Full-Stack B2B Commerce Platform, Shopup

Investment expands VEON's fintech reach into SME commerce VEON Ltd. and (Euronext Amsterdam: VEON), through VEON Ventures, has joined Sequoia Capital India and Flourish Ventures as investors in ShopUp, Bangladesh's leading full-stack B2B commerce platform for small businesses, becoming ShopUp's first strategic corporate investor. The investment enables VEON Ventures to support ShopUp's fast-growing digital ecosystem for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs), which form a vital backbone of Bangladesh's …

XCentium Achieves Salesforce Master Navigator in B2B Commerce Cloud

XCentium, a full-service digital consultancy firm and a leader in the digital e-commerce industry, announced they have achieved the Salesforce specialized partner certification of Master Navigator in Salesforce Commerce Cloud. The Salesforce Partner Navigator program helps clients find the right partner for their Salesforce implementation by highlighting the products and industries each partner specializes in, as well as their level of expertise in those areas. Salesforce evaluates each of its partners based on a variety of…

Nish Tech, Inc. Announces Launch of Accelerator for Episerver B2B Commerce

Nish Tech, Inc., a leading enterprise technology digital agency, announces the finalization of the Episerver B2B Commerce Accelerator by Nish Tech, to be available for purchase in October 2020. The Accelerator allows brands to create an enhanced B2B eCommerce solution on Episerver B2B Commerce Cloud using a “quick to launch” front-end experience driven by Episerver Content Cloud while lowering implementation cost. Nish Tech, an Episerver Gold Solution Partner, has been providing development solutions for Episerver B2B…

Zilliant Announces B2B Commerce Connector for Salesforce Commerce Cloud on AppExchange, the World’s Leading Enterprise Cloud…

Joint customers can now deliver Real-Time Market Pricing into their eCommerce platforms Zilliant, the industry leader in intelligent B2B price optimization, price management and sales guidance software, today announced it has launched its B2B Commerce Connector for Salesforce Commerce Cloud on Salesforce AppExchange,  providing customers new ways to deliver pricing that accurately reflects current market conditions in real-time online. Marketing Technology News: EPAM Joins Newly Formed MACH Alliance as Founding Member…

Salesforce Commerce Cloud Named a Leader in B2C and B2B Commerce Suites Evaluations by Independent Research Firm

Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, announced that Forrester Research has positioned Salesforce Commerce Cloud as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: B2C Commerce Suites Q2 2020 report, and for the first time, also in The Forrester Wave™: B2B Commerce Suites Q2 2020 report. Salesforce B2C Commerce received the highest possible scores in the criteria of AI and machine learning, product vision and roadmap, supporting services, delivery and extensibility ecosystem, customers and customer acquisition, and product revenue.…

Adapty Delivers First Ever Insite Online B2B Commerce Implementation

Adapty Inc., a leading digital commerce and customer experience company, today announced the successful roll-out of a B2B e-commerce solution for Carotek, USA. Adapty partnered with Insite, an Episerver company, and Digital DNA Marketing agency to implement InsiteOnline, an out-of-the-box commerce solution, for the process equipment distribution business of Carotek. The shift to digital was imperative in the B2B (business to business) space and particularly now in the economic crisis caused by Covid19 pandemic it has…

Adapty Delivers First Ever Insite Online B2B Commerce Implementation for a Leading Distributor of Process Equipment

Adapty Inc., a leading digital commerce and customer experience company, today announced the successful roll-out of a B2B e-commerce solution for Carotek, USA. Adapty partnered with Insite, an Episerver company, and Digital DNA Marketing agency to implement InsiteOnline, an out-of-the-box commerce solution, for the process equipment distribution business of Carotek. Marketing Technology News: Comcast, Charter and ViacomCBS Announce Blockgraph Partnership The shift to digital was imperative in the B2B (business…

BigCommerce Emerges as a Strong Performer Among B2C and B2B Commerce Suites

Evaluations recognize BigCommerce for its ‘above par’ ecommerce product vision and roadmap BigCommerce, a leading open SaaS ecommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands, announced that it was named a Strong Performer by Forrester Research in two recently released reports: “The Forrester Wave™: B2C Commerce Suites, Q2 2020” and “The Forrester Wave™: B2B Commerce Suites, Q2 2020.” Marketing Technology News: Lightspeed Collaborates with the CQCD to Make Cloud Commerce More Accessible to Retailers The…

Conexiom Announces B2B Commerce Veteran Ray Grady as President and CEO

Leading B2B automation solutions company taps experienced SaaS executive to drive next phase of growth Conexiom, the leading provider of sales order and invoice automation solutions, announces the appointment of Ray Grady as President and CEO. Following a record year for Conexiom, Grady will focus on leading the company into its next phase of growth. Brent Halverson, the incumbent President and CEO, will continue to play a key role at Conexiom as Founder, leveraging his deep domain expertise to support the company’s…

TechBytes with Adi Kuruganti, GM, Community Cloud and SVP, Products B2B Commerce at Salesforce

Could you tell us about your journey in technology and how you started at Salesforce? When I was in business school at the Kellogg School of Management, I discovered that I loved solving real-world problems and I wanted to apply my background in engineering to solving them. Since joining Salesforce 14 years ago, I’ve been taking new products to market across the entire Salesforce platform to help our customers grow their businesses. I worked on Sales Cloud and our launch of partner relationship management (PRM). Then, I…

Bloomreach Announces brX Implementation Accelerator for B2B Commerce

Pre-built integration with Salesforce B2B Commerce and others allows businesses to quickly connect to Bloomreach to create custom digital buying experiences for their B2B customers Bloomreach announced the availability of an implementation accelerator for B2B commerce businesses to get started with brX, its digital experience cloud, much faster. The accelerator is a pre built integration for B2B commerce solutions that allows their users to quickly connect to the Bloomreach product to start building personalized…

Grovara Joins Stripe Partner Program to Bring More Global B2B Commerce Online and Increase the GDP of the Internet

Grovara’s first-of-its-kind, end-to-end B2B technology platform that automates and manages workflow associated with exporting American wellness brands, combined with Stripe’s seamless payments platform, helps merchants process complex international payments Grovara, a Philadelphia-based technology company using data and its proprietary platform to eliminate the challenges of international trade for American wellness brands, announced that it has joined the Stripe Partner Program as a Verified Partner. With only 3% of GDP…

India’s Largest and Fastest-Growing B2B Commerce, Moglix Raises $60 Million in a Series D Round of Funding!

Moglix, India’s largest and fastest-growing B2B commerce company, announced closure of Series D round of funding of USD 60 Million. It was led by Tiger Global, Sequoia India and Composite Capital. Its current investors include Accel Partners, Jungle Ventures, IFC, Venture Highway and Tata Sons’ Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata. Rahul Garg, Founder & CEO, Moglix, said, “We are excited to lead procurement transformation, building the right distribution model for modern India. I believe this change will impact how Indian…

Leading B2B Commerce Services Provider Xngage Announced as Platinum Sponsor of Engage 2018

Insite Software, a leading provider of powerful digital commerce solutions, announced that Xngage, a leading B2B eCommerce services firm, has become a Platinum Sponsor for Engage 2018, Insite's conference for customers, partners and industry experts to be held September 10-12 at Loews Minneapolis Hotel. The event will provide a venue for users of Insite's powerful B2B eCommerce solutions to network with peers, interact with Insite's team of experts, and hear from industry thought leaders.  Platinum Sponsors for the event…

Salesforce Acquires B2B Commerce Platform CloudCraze

The Acquisition of Cloudcraze Will Enable Salesforce and its Customers to Take Full Advantage of The Shift to Digital Commerce In March, Salesforce had signed a definitive agreement to acquire CloudCraze, a leading B2B commerce platform built natively on Salesforce. CloudCraze had received $30.6 million in funding, including a $20 million round in 2017 that included participation from Salesforce Ventures and Insight Venture Partners. CloudCraze powers B2B commerce experiences for some of the leading global companies…

Emerald Launches Powerful B2B E-commerce Platform

Emerald Holding, Inc. announced the introduction of the new Digital Market technology platform (“Digital Market”) from the Company’s Elastic Suite division. Digital Market creates a powerful, standardized, single-platform approach to B2B e-commerce by offering 365-day access to product sourcing and ordering across a broad range of brands. This world-class B2B digital platform also provides a more streamlined and collaborative buyer/supplier experience at Emerald’s in-person events, including Outdoor Retailer and Surf Expo.…

Contentserv and OroCommerce Team Up to Deliver Dynamic B2B E-Commerce Experiences

Contentserv's new OroCommerce connector enables B2B e-commerce companies to accelerate time-to-market with tailored content Ermatingen, Switzerland / West Hollywood, USA - Contentserv, the global Product Experience platform provider, announced today an integration with OroCommerce, the comprehensive enterprise-grade open-source B2B e-commerce platform for mid-market and large commerce businesses. Contentserv introduced a new OroCommerce connector that enables B2B merchants to create a frictionless end-to-end process for…

TrueCommerce Named as a Contender in IDC MarketScapes for Worldwide B2C and B2B Digital Commerce Platforms 2020

TrueCommerce, a global provider of trading partner connectivity, integration, and unified commerce solutions, has announced that it was positioned in the Contender Category of the IDC MarketScape for Digital Commerce 2020 report series. The company was positioned in reports—the B2B and B2C Digital Commerce Platform Vendor Assessments. Marketing Technology News: BBTV Launches New Mobile Game Offering with Fernanfloo “We are honored to be recognized by the IDC MarketScapes as a Contender in this highly competitive space,”…

2Checkout Releases The State of B2B Digital Commerce Findings

The COVID-19 pandemic impacted sales for global B2B companies in various ways, but all agree the focus for 2021 will be on sales and marketing efforts 2Checkout (now Verifone), the leading all-in-one monetization platform for global businesses, today released The State of B2B Digital Commerce findings in global online sales. 2Checkout conducted a global study with B2B digital companies to understand what their main challenges are at present and what they are looking forward to in the next year. While some companies reported…

ShipStation, Alibaba.com Launch Integration for B2B e-Commerce Merchants

Integration enables U.S.-based businesses to expand and streamline international operations ShipStation, the world’s leading e-commerce shipping solution, announced that it launched an integration with Alibaba.com, one of the world’s largest B2B e-commerce marketplaces and the original business unit of Alibaba Group. The launch of the integration makes ShipStation the first U.S. shipping solution to officially integrate with Alibaba.com to provide a seamless fulfillment process for U.S. merchants. Orders will sync between…