Leading UK Publisher TI Media Selects Selligent Marketing Cloud to Power Digital Experiences for More Than 40 Publications

B2C marketing automation company Selligent Marketing Cloud announced that leading UK publisher TI Media has chosen the company to support multi-channel marketing automation efforts to create quality content that entertains and fuels the passions of millions of consumers every day.   TI Media boasts an impressive 160-year heritage and portfolio of over 40 leading publications including What's on TV, Country Life, Woman's Weekly, Wallpaper, Trusted Reviews, woman&home, Horse & Hound, Ideal Home and Decanter. They…

SDL Tridion Docs Helps Global Brands Integrate Product Information into Digital Experiences

VMware and Partner Acrolinx to Address Content Complexity at SDL Connect SDL, a global leader in content creation, translation, management and delivery, announces that global brands are turning to SDL Tridion Docs, a structured content management system, to overcome the complexity of creating, managing, translating and distributing in-depth product content and technical documentation at scale, and across all digital touchpoints. Customers now expect a continuous experience across every device and channel - and the…

Optimizely Introduces Adaptive Audiences To Personalize Digital Experiences Through Machine Learning

New capabilities automatically source and serve up highly relevant experiences at scale Optimizely, the world's leader in digital experience optimization, announced a major enhancement to its experimentation and personalization engine with Adaptive Audiences. The new capability powered by machine learning will enable brands to deliver exceptional personalized experiences for their customers at scale. According to research by eMarketer, a lack of resources is the leading barrier for global companies to achieve their…

dotCMS Launches dotCMS 5.0 – Developed with ‘NoCode’ Philosophy, Giving Marketing and Business Teams More Autonomy to…

Enhanced UI / UX Features in the Latest Version Include More Drag-And-Drop Capabilities, a Refreshed Edit Mode, and an Upgraded ElasticSearch dotCMS, a leading open-source Java CMS and Customer Experience Management software vendor, has launched their latest version, dotCMS 5.0, adding UI / UX features to improve the author experience, a refreshed Edit Mode, new reporting, as well as enhancements to search and security. "We have made a company-wide decision to make dotCMS the most user-friendly system in the…

Contentstack Unveils CMS Industry’s Most Advanced Integrations Framework to Power New Generation of Digital Experiences

Contentstack Announces Slew of Partners to Deliver Best-in-Class Technology Stack to Customers Contentstack, on the heels of winning the Aragon Research Hot Vendor award for the Dynamic Experience Management category, further enhances its platform capabilities with "Experience Extensions" – the industry's most powerful integrations framework to create unprecedented digital experiences. The release of Experience Extensions marks a turning point for Content Management System (CMS) customers, who were previously faced with…

Contentstack Levels the Playing Field for Content Editors to Join Developers in Delivering Modern Digital Experiences

Contentstack Splurges on New Features to Empower Marketers to Tackle Omnichannel, Digital Content Management Contentstack, the digital content hub of the future and pioneer in "headless" content management system (CMS) technology announced major new enhancements to its Content-as-a-Service (CaaS) platform, paving the way for easier and more sophisticated content management by business users. "API-first content management is a growing trend in the enterprise, but most commercial solutions are optimized for developers…

Shutterstock Leverages IBM Watson to Build Engaging Digital Experiences

IBM Watson Content Hub Customers to Gain Access to Millions of Images, Videos and Music Tracks, as well as Shutterstock Editor and Computer Vision Powered Search Shutterstock is now working with IBM to better enable marketers to build engaging media campaigns. Now, using IBM Watson AI technology, marketing professionals can easily pinpoint the ideal image from Shutterstock’s library of more than 200 million assets, customize it using Shutterstock Editor and create campaigns that drive customer action. Shutterstock…

New Sitecore Experience Cloud Transforms Digital Experiences

Powerful Data Collection And Machine Learning Tools Give Brands Faster Access To Contextual Customer Insights Sitecore, the global leader in experience management software, unveiled the Sitecore Experience Cloud, which offers a range of content management, digital marketing, and commerce tools as well as continuously optimized experiences, new approaches for collecting customer data, and real-time insights using machine learning. As part of the announcement, Sitecore announced a significant Version 9 release of its…

New Study Reveals Brands Fail to Use Customer Data to Deliver Personalized Digital Experiences

Sitecore Research Finds That Brands Aren't Equipped To Turn Customer Data Into Strategies That Drive Customer Loyalty Sitecore, the global leader in experience management software, released results of a global study - The challenges of gaining contextual insight - conducted in partnership with Vanson Bourne analyzing responses from 6,800 consumers and 680 marketing and IT decision makers to understand how brands are managing the data they collect from consumers, securing and analyzing it, and using it to deliver a…

Ombori and Bambuser Enter Strategic Partnership for Digital Omnichannel Experiences

Partnership combines live streaming with seamless display and mobile experiences in public environments to delight visitors and build relationships with brands Interactive live shopping provider Bambuser and interactive retail technology company Ombori announce a strategic partnership to jointly launch the next generation of digital store experiences. For several years, retail has faced new challenges and changed at a rapid pace. As a consequence of the ongoing pandemic, that pace of change has increased dramatically,…

Nordea Selects Sprinklr to Help Transform Banking Experiences Across Digital Channels

Sprinklr, the Customer Experience Management (CXM) platform for modern enterprises, announced that Nordea, the largest financial services group in Northern Europe, is expanding its use of Sprinklr to deliver digital, personalized banking experiences. After replacing legacy systems with Sprinklr three years ago because it needed a scalable platform, Nordea has grown its partnership with Sprinklr and is now leveraging four Sprinklr products to create a collaborative, company-wide digital banking strategy. Marketing…

Verint Introduces Digital Behavior Analytics to Understand How Customers Navigate Digital Properties and to Enhance the Quality of Customer…

Organizations Gain Newfound Visibility into Customer Journeys to Speed Issue Resolution and Improve Business Outcomes Verint Systems Inc., The Customer Engagement Company, announced the addition of Digital Behavior Analytics to its Experience Cloud solution, creating a deep, insightful, and comprehensive view of digital customer interactions. The new solution captures and tracks millions of clicks, gestures, taps, and other actions so organizations can see and analyze how customers navigate digital properties, automate how…

Hyundai and Spotify Release Digital My City Unlocked Local Experiences

Hyundai and Spotify have come together to inspire drivers and music fans with the My City Unlocked digital experience. Powered by the all-new 2021 Hyundai Elantra, three emerging artists will create a curated virtual tour of their hometowns through audio and visual storytelling. Lauren Juaregui (Miami) – Jauregui has collaborated with some of the world's biggest artists and producers, sold millions of records worldwide, and has amassed millions of global streams. Amber Mark (New York City) – Mark was nominated for…

Businesses Are Increasing Investment in Digital Channels and Artificial Intelligence for Enhanced Customer Experiences

NICE inContact, a NICE business, announced the findings of a global research study detailing the growing role of digital-first omnichannel experiences in fostering customer loyalty and advocacy. The 2020 NICE inContact Customer Experience (CX) Transformation Benchmark, Business Wave surveyed over 1,000 global contact center decision-makers and found a trend among businesses moving towards self-service vs. agent-assisted channels — now 43 percent of businesses prefer to offer self-service channels, a 15 percentage point…

Low Digital Experience Maturity in Over Half of ASEAN Businesses Impacting Customer Experiences: Study

Businesses in Singapore have the highest digital experience maturity Overall, the region lags behind with a score of two out of five, in part because they haven’t realised the full potential of their marketing technology stack Banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) providers have the highest level of maturity, with 40% scoring a 4 or 5 Impacted by the many shifts in economies, competition, the pandemic and changing use of real estate, retailers have done particularly well across the region Manufacturing…

Dentsu Partners with Adobe to Transform Customer Experiences Through Digital Innovation

Dentsu announced a partnership with Adobe focused on customer experience transformation and a shared vision to create value for brands through digital innovation. As part of the announcement, Merkle, dentsu International’s customer experience management (CXM) company, is joining Adobe’s technology partner program as a Premier partner with its Merkury identity resolution platform. Marketing Technology News: Bang & Olufsen Selects CreatorIQ as Global Influencer Marketing Platform of Record The partnership will focus…

IKEA, Electronic Arts and Other Global Brands Share How They Are Responding to Market Changes by Launching New Digital-First Experiences…

“Fast Forward,” the conference on accelerating digital innovation, will feature brands known for cutting-edge digital experiences Contentful, the leading content platform for digital-first businesses, announced its Fast Forward customer conference lineup featuring some of the world’s most innovative brands. More than 1,500 digital leaders and builders will attend the free virtual conference Oct. 29. They will learn how to build for the digital-first era and rapidly adapt to digital demands driven by the ongoing pandemic and…

Study: Brands Have Yet to Create the Post-COVID-19 Digital and Mobile Experiences Customers Value Most

Many pandemic-induced behaviors are here to stay, presenting digital transformation opportunities, according to a study conducted by Sinch. A new global study, commissioned by Sinch, finds COVID-19-induced behaviors such as avoiding crowds, flying, and dining out are here to stay, even in a post-pandemic world. According to the study from Sinch, a global leader in cloud communications for mobile customer engagement, even when the pandemic is over, 58% of people will continue to avoid crowds, 52% will avoid unnecessary…

New Optimizely and Amazon Personalize Integration Provides More Opportunities to Customize Experiences at Every Digital Touchpoint

With experimentation and Amazon Personalize, customers can drive greater customer engagement and revenue Optimizely, the leader in progressive delivery and experimentation, announced the launch of Optimizely for Amazon Personalize, a machine learning (ML) service from Amazon Web Services (AWS) that makes it easy for companies to create personalized recommendations for their customers at every digital touchpoint. The new integration will enable customers to use experimentation to determine the most effective machine…

TELUS International Formally Launches Digital-Enablement Arm to Help Brands Build Effortless Customer Experiences

TELUS International completes buy-out of Xavient Digital and launches homegrown intelligent bot platform TELUS International, a leading provider of customer experience (CX) and digital solutions for global and disruptive brands, announced the formal launch of TELUS International Digital Solutions following its purchase of the remaining 35 percent stake in Xavient Digital (the initial 65 percent investment was made in February 2018). Now fully integrated and aligned under the TELUS International Digital Solutions brand,…