ReadyCloud CRM for Ecommerce is Now Available for Magento 2

ReadyCloud, the CRM suite built for ecommerce, now supports Magento versions 1 and 2. ReadyCloud CRM seamlessly integrates to show customer activity across multiple sales channels while connecting the organization with shipping, messaging and “Amazon-like” product returns. “We’re excited to announce that ReadyCloud CRM is now available for Magento 1 and 2 users,” commented Michael Lazar, an Executive at ReadyCloud CRM. “Getting started is fast, easy and painless. Just create your free ReadyCloud CRM account and add the…

NexTech Launches Ecommerce AR Solution for Shopify, Magento & WordPress – CFN Media

CFN Media Group, the leading agency and financial media network dedicated to the North American cannabis industry, announces publication of an article discussing ecommerce and how NexTech AR Solutions Inc. aims to be on the precipice of these trends as a leading provider of AR solutions to independent merchants. With the recent launch of three plugins, the company is rapidly transitioning from a beta stage to a commercial stage—an event that investors may want to watch, especially given CEO Evan Gappelberg’s recent purchase …

Magento Raises $250 Million Funding from Hillhouse Capital; To Scale Omnichannel E-Commerce Operations in Asia

Open source e-commerce platform Magento secured $250 million funding from Chinese alternative investment firm Hillhouse Capital Group (“Hillhouse”). The latest round of funding will boost Magento’s global expansion plans, especially in Asia. The funding will help the omnichannel e-commerce solution provider focus on becoming an independent firm. The parties were not available for any comment on the stake Hillhouse holds in Magento following the investment. According to The Financial Times, the current Magento’s valuation…

Searchspring Rides Ecommerce Wave with Strategic Hire of Head of APAC, Kate Massey

Former JCurve Solutions CMO Will Drive APAC’s Go-To-Market Plans, As Searchspring Continues Global Expansion Searchspring, the global leader in ecommerce site search and merchandising, announced it has appointed industry leader Kate Massey to serve as Head of the Asia-Pacific region to drive the company’s growth in Australia, New Zealand (ANZ) and across Asia. Kate will oversee the day-to-day developments and accelerated growth of the Texas-based company in APAC to support retailers in leveraging the rapidly transforming…

Digital River Unveils Three New Accelerator Programs for Brands to Quickly Build a Direct to Consumer Commerce Channel

Simply and affordably, brands can stand up an ecommerce store on their platform of choice in a matter of weeks Digital River, the most experienced global ecommerce enabler for established and fast-growing brands, unveiled three new accelerator programs created to help brands stand up a direct to consumer (D2C) commerce channel in as little as six weeks. With a global pandemic continuing to put pressure on retail, a D2C channel is vital to survive and grow. Using one of our three new solutions, brands can connect a front-end…

Simplr Partners with Gorgias, Creating an eCommerce Stack Designed to Empower CX Leaders to Generate Revenue and Loyalty

Simplr, a human-first, machine-enabled customer experience solution, has partnered with Gorgias to provide eCommerce brands with a customer service stack that is custom-built to turn contact centers into revenue drivers via 24/7 rapid-response digital customer engagement. Gorgias is the only eCommerce-specific customer service helpdesk built for brands on Shopify, Magento, and BigCommerce. Gorgias centralizes customer support, integrating email, chat, phone, SMS, Facebook and Instagram all in one place, allowing customer…

Gorgias Raises $25 Million Series B to Enhance E-Commerce Customer Support

Gorgias has grown over 200% in 2020 and plans to double its global workforce Gorgias, the e-commerce customer support platform, announced that it has raised a $25 million Series B round following the company's 200% year over year growth in 2020. The round, which is being led by Sapphire Ventures with participation from SaaStr, Alven, Amplify Partners, CRV, and Greycroft, brings Gorgias' fundraising total to more than $40 million, and its valuation to more than $300 million. The round will be used to accelerate product…

Elastic Path Reinvents Vendor Marketplace to Unlock Benefits of Composable Commerce Movement

Built for brands driving unique digital commerce strategies, the Composable Commerce Hub provides the first and only open exchange of business solutions powered by an ecosystem of leading digital commerce providers Elastic Path, the leading Headless Commerce provider for digitally-driven brands, today launched a next generation marketplace called the Composable Commerce Hub. The Composable Commerce Hub is the first and only open exchange of business solutions powered by an ecosystem of leading digital commerce providers.…

Channable’s Cross-border E-commerce Powers U.S. Digital Marketing Agencies

Channable, a leading global e-commerce platform provider for digital marketers, brands, and online retailers, announced its North American expansion accelerating international e-commerce for U.S.-based clients and partners. A spike in international e-commerce fueled by the pandemic prompted Channable to focus on the U.S. market. Channable is already working with Philips, Maison MRKT, Upper Quadrant, Carbon and others internationally and in the U.S. Marketing Technology News: Stoneshot Offers Email Marketing Benchmarking…

iAdvize Launches “Augmented Intelligence”: A Unique Collaboration Solution Between Human And AI For High-Impact Conversations And To…

iAdvize the leading conversational platform being used by major retailers and brands around the world today officially announced the launch of its Augmented Intelligence solution which combines Human and Artificial Intelligence (AI) into its messaging system so online retailers can understand and respond to their customer’s intention at every stage of the customer journey. Millions of messages are exchanged every month between brands and their customers on the iAdvize platform who have reported an 82% increase in online…

Shogun Raises $35 Million to Scale Rapidly Growing E-Commerce Experience Platform

Accel leads Series B; Sales driven by Shogun platform grew 182% YoY amid e-commerce explosion Shogun, the leading e-commerce experience platform (eXP), announced that it has raised a $35 million Series B round of funding led by Accel with participation from Initialized Capital, VMG Partners, and Y Combinator. Several prominent individual investors also participated in the round, including Bryant Chou (CTO at Webflow), Mark Lavelle and Mark Lenhard (former CEO and SVP of Strategy at Magento, respectively), Alex O'Byrne…

Genpact Continues Its Investment in Rightpoint with Acquisition of eCommerce Agency, Something Digital

Genpact, a global professional services firm focused on delivering digital transformation, announced the expansion of its experience business, Rightpoint, with the acquisition of Something Digital. The addition of Something Digital's deep commerce expertise to Rightpoint's customer experience leadership will further enable the company's ability to drive experience-led transformation at scale for clients across industries. Today's announcement furthers Genpact's strategy to fuse experience and process innovation to help…

Taiko Aichi Capital Reports on Mirakl Raising $300 Million for Its Ecommerce Marketplace

Taiko Aichi Capital, a private wealth management company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, reports that in a funding round led by private equity firm Permira, Paris-based Mirakl has raised $300 million giving the e-commerce start-up a company a valuation of $1.5 billion, its U.S. chief executive officer and co-founder confirmed in an interview. Thomas Henderson, Taiko Aichi Capital's Director of EMEA Wealth, reported: "With its valuation exceeding $1 billion, this funding round makes Mirakl a newly minted unicorn." Mirakl…

Digital Goodie and Maginus Merge to Form Naveo Commerce

Backed by Black Dragon Capital, two leading companies combine to offer a complete end-to-end eCommerce solution for Enterprise and SMB retailers Naveo Commerce has launched as a new company, following the merger of operations between Digital Goodie and Maginus. Naveo Commerce, a cloud-based SaaS solution, will operate as a unique end-to-end eCommerce, OMS and Fulfilment technology provider for retail, SMBs and Enterprise across all vertical markets. The Maginus partnership with Magento and Episerver will continue as a…

Signifyd and CTI Digital and Supercharged Commerce Announce Partnership to Provide Digital Commerce With Seamless Customer Experience

Signifyd, CTI Digital, and supercharged commerce announced a partnership that combines the digital experience of two of Europe’s premier agencies with Signifyd’s superior fraud and abuse prevention expertise. The move means digital commerce companies selling on some of the world’s best-known platforms can rest assured that their businesses are providing seamless customer experiences while being protected from the growing threat of consumer abuse and e-commerce fraud. Marketing Technology News: Mintegral SDK Going…

Bolt and Adobe Join Forces to Power Independent Commerce

Leaders in ecommerce offer a world-class checkout experience to thousands of retailers Bolt, the world’s first Checkout Experience Platform, today announced that it has joined the Adobe Exchange program as a Premier partner. The Adobe Exchange Premier-level partnership recognizes best-in-class technology solutions that help drive innovation, and Bolt joins as one of 24 Premier technology partners. Bolt will provide Magento Commerce merchants with a hyper-optimized, dynamic checkout experience that scales as they grow,…

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…

Insync Launches a B2B Mobile App to Help Retailers and Wholesalers Ride the Mobile Commerce Tide With Ease

The B2B industry is booming even in this period of pandemic and merchants all around the world are equipping newer and better solutions to cater to their customers. With the changing trends that COVID-19 has brought, usage and adoption of mobile commerce has seen a huge surge. Together, mobile commerce and the B2B industry are going hand in hand to overcome the hurdles the pandemic has brought on us. In this light, InSync Tech-Fin Solutions, a pioneer in the B2B industry and an integrated B2B eCommerce solution provider, has…

Ambientia Group Is Joining Forces With US-Based Shero Commerce

The business design and technology company Ambientia Group Ltd (Finland) and Shero Commerce (US), which specializes in eCommerce and digital marketing, are taking their cooperation to the next level The US-based Shero Commerce is a technology agency specializing in digital commerce, including the rapidly growing Magento and BigCommerce solutions. Shero Commerce markets tailored eCommerce solutions from design to delivery as well as digital marketing, partnering with Adobe and Amazon, among others. Ambientia and Shero…

TrueCommerce Announces Sage Intacct Accounting System Integration

The new integration helps joint Sage Intacct and TrueCommerce customers to better connect to their sales channels by automating sales order, remote warehouse and inventory document processing TrueCommerce, a global provider of trading partner connectivity and integration solutions, has announced an expanded partnership with Sage to integrate TrueCommerce Foundry with Sage Intacct, a leading accounting system. The new initiative helps organizations better connect to their sales channels by automating sales order, remote…