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Visiting Media’s Truetour Technology Selected as Exclusive Immersive Content Platform for Preferred Hotels & Resorts’…

Visiting Media Is Pleased to Share That Its TrueTour Platform Has Been Selected by Preferred Hotels & Resorts – the World’s Largest Independent Hotel Brand – as the Exclusive 360°/3d Content Platform for the Brand’s Portfolio in the Americas as Part of the Brand’s Alliance Partner Program Preferred Hotels & Resorts represents more than 750 independent hotels, resorts, residences, and unique hotel groups across 85 countries. Through its five global collections, Preferred Hotels & Resorts connects discerning…

WeCommerce Announces Acquisition of Top Shopify Plus Agency, Rehash

WeCommerce’s Latest Acquisition Adds to Its Growing Portfolio of Shopify Plus Certified Agencies; Increases Number of Omni-Channel Brand Clients Canadian e-commerce technology company, WeCommerce, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Rehash, a premier award winning Shopify Plus agency based in Oklahoma City, OK, USA. Rehash joins Pixel Union, Out of the Sandbox, Supple and Yopify in WeCommerce’s growing portfolio of Shopify-related businesses. “From the very beginning, the process with WeCommerce has been smooth…

10 Reasons to Ditch Your Old Office Phone Systems

Traditional landline phones have been our comrade in thick and thin, for centuries. It was admittedly one of the greatest human-made inventions in the books of history whose contribution in the human race’s upliftment can’t be disregarded. However, as time progresses, some new inventions like VoIP in the world of telecommunication have transcended this old-school means of communication. The VoIP-based office or business phone system is capable of doing more than you could ever imagine with the traditional landline-based…

Seller Labs Acquires X-Cart

Seller Labs, the premier software and services provider for Amazon sellers and brands, announced that it has acquired X-Cart, a software and services company that provides eCommerce solutions to major online retailers. The acquisition establishes a more comprehensive portfolio of solutions for sellers and brands that can enable growth across the rapidly-growing list of marketplaces, eCommerce sites, and channels available. X-Cart is now a part of Seller Labs. Hank Harris, CEO of…

Omnisend Joins SaaS Giants Mixpanel and BigCommerce in Migrating Their Platform to Google Cloud

Ecommerce omnichannel marketing platform, Omnisend, has announced the completed migration of their SaaS platform and infrastructure to Google Cloud. With this major platform update, Omnisend joins BigCommerce, Mixpanel, and more than 500,000 global brands on the largest cloud network in the world. Showing dedication to security and compliance, migration to Google Cloud ensures that Omnisend merchant data and the data of their customers will be even more secure. This migration, diversifying Omnisend app…

Debunking the Most Common Myths Around AI in Marketing Before 2020 Arrives

In today’s world, it’s almost impossible to avoid Artificial Intelligence (AI). From daily interactions with voice assistants and smartphones, to the content recommended to you by media streaming services; everybody is already interacting with AI in some shape or form, even if they don’t realize it. The workplace is no exception. AI is rapidly reinventing the way we work across every industry, with 70 percent of organizations set to assist workers with AI solutions by 2021. Terms like ‘AI’, ‘Automation’ and ‘Machine…

Amount Announces Amount Pay

Fintech Unveils Plans for POS Platform Powered by Industry-Leading Fraud Prevention and Decisioning Technology Amount, a leading fintech company helping financial institutions reinvent the retail experience, announced Amount Pay, an installment point-of-sale (POS) financing solution launching in Q1 2020. Amount Pay employs Amount's best-in-class decisioning engines to support in-person and e-commerce applications for merchants, while using Amount's industry-leading account-opening platform, Amount 360, to automate…

Nexcess Becomes Platinum Partner of Magento Association

Premier Web Hosting Provider Throws Its Weight Behind the ecommerce Community Experts in ecommerce, Nexcess and Magento are joining forces. The premier web host and popular platform are announcing a 3-year platinum partnership between Nexcess and the Magento Association (MA) driving the ongoing Nexcess initiative to expand its footprint into the Magento community. "Magento Association is thrilled to announce its partnership with Nexcess. Nexcess is a highly engaged community member in the Magento ecosystem, already…

Amazon to Overtake Walmart by 2022, Forecasts New Packaged Facts Report

Amazon Will Account for Almost Half of US Ecommerce Sales in 2022, but Walmart Will Continue to Find Success with Unrivaled In-Store Services Amazon is set to become the largest retailer in the United States. While Walmart is currently the largest retailer, its reign may end in 2022, at which time market research firm Packaged Facts forecasts that Amazon will surpass Walmart, based on the expectation that Amazon sales will continue to grow at a much faster rate. Packaged Facts made the prediction in the brand new…

Global Retail Development Sees Pockets of Hope Despite Uncertain Economic Climate

A.T. Kearney's Global Retail Development Index Finds Shifts in Policy, Culture Demand Close Attention from Retailers Global retailing remains a paradox. Even as social media and ecommerce fuel the evolution of a truly global consumer, retailing in emerging economics continues to be affected by local realities such as Internet connectivity, availability and cost of labor, and government factors ranging from taxation policy and trade wars to armed conflict. These are the findings of A.T. Kearney's 2019 Global Retail…

Projetech Releases Suite of IBM Maximo Mobile App Solutions Powered by A3J Group

Suite of Mobile Applications Set to Increase Productivity of Maximo as a Service (MaaS) Amongst Current and Future Adopters Projetech, a global provider of IBM Maximo as a Service (MaaS), announced the launch of MaaS Mobile, a suite of easy-to-use mobile apps developed by their partner A3J Group, a company that connects businesses with consulting and software solutions for enterprise asset management (EAM). Designed to be compatible with Projetech's MaaS cloud offerings, MaaS Mobile apps help users perform Maximo tasks…

SnapLogic Extends Partnership with Databricks to Boost Data Lake Reliability for Analytics

Together, SnapLogic EXtreme and Delta Lake Help Organizations Quickly and Easily Integrate, Process, and Analyze Big Data Workloads in the Cloud SnapLogic, provider of the #1 Intelligent Integration Platform, announced it has expanded its partnership with Databricks with new support for Delta Lake, the open source storage layer created by Databricks that brings reliability to traditional data lakes. Together, the joint solution helps customers accelerate the integration, transformation, and processing of big data…

Synchronoss and WeAre8 Partner to Leverage RCS-Enabled Messaging to Transform the Consumer-Brand Relationship

New Collaboration Poised to Disrupt the Advertising and Marketing Industry by Delivering a Pristine Messaging Channel for Brands to Create Rich, Personalized Interactions That Reward Consumers for Their Time and Attention Synchronoss Technologies, Inc., a global leader and innovator of cloud, messaging, digital and IoT products, and WeAre8, a platform that provides the infrastructure for brands and individuals to build relationships at scale, announced a new partnership that is poised to radically disrupt traditional…

Salesforce Positioned as a Leader in 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Configure, Price and Quote (CPQ) Application Suites

Salesforce Is Recognized as a Leader for the Third Year in a Row Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, announced that Gartner Inc. has positioned Salesforce as a Leader in its October 2019 Magic Quadrant for Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ) Application Suites. This is the third year in a row Salesforce has been positioned as a Leader in the annual report. "Salesforce CPQ enables sales reps to get an accurate quote to customers faster and easier than ever before for…

MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab Releases Groundbreaking Research on AI and the Future of Work

First-Of-Its-Kind Empirical Research Analyzed 170 Million Online Job Postings, Uncovering How Jobs Are Changing IBM believes 100% of jobs will eventually change due to artificial intelligence, and new empirical research released today from the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab reveals how. The research, The Future of Work: How New Technologies Are Transforming Tasks, used advanced machine learning techniques to analyze 170 million online job postings in the United States between 2010 and 2017. It shows, in the early stages of AI…

Following Two Record-Setting Quarters, BounceX Lands Kim Sivillo as President

Sivillo Brings over Two Decades of Operations, Growth and Customer Success Experience to the Fast-Growing Technology Company BounceX has named industry veteran Kim Sivillo as the company's first President. Her appointment comes on the heels of two record-setting quarters for BounceX and marks six months of unprecedented growth for the company that was already named The Fastest Growing Software Company in America by Inc in 2016. As president, Sivillo will oversee BounceX's customer success and operations…

Top 5 Best CRM Software Tools in Abu Dhabi, Dubai for 2020

Let’s start with some background info on what is CRM (customer relationship management). This software enables businesses to build closer customer relationships and enhance Retention and Sales by conducting effective conversations with consumers and prospects. Companies can engage in meaningful and personalized interactions with their customers to boost profitability. In this article, we provide details about the features and benefits of the top 5 CRM software tools in Dubai. CRM software consolidates all relevant…

Pearl Thinks, LLC Announces Strategic Platform Partnership with Mailchimp

Pearl Thinks, LLC, a leading data technology company and the developers of Pearl, the Customer Data Platform for e-commerce and retail businesses, announced their latest integration with top email marketing platform, Mailchimp. With this new integration, Pearl and Mailchimp subscribers now have real-time synchronization of their email engagement data across platforms and the ability to apply Mailchimp tags within Pearl. The seamless flow of data across platforms enables users to optimize Pearl’s insights to build smarter…

Company Growth Factors in 2019: Why Email Marketing is Important

What Marketing tools are you using to grow your business? If you're not using email, you're missing out on a lot. Contrary to popular belief, Email Marketing is NOT dead. Many companies choose to forego email for newer platforms like Social Media, Influencer Marketing, and SEO. While these solutions are all equally good at getting your point across, nothing beats email when it comes to cost and value. The Importance of Email Marketing in Business Email Marketing is still one of the most practical ways to engage and reach…

Trick or Treating Android Emoji Keyboard App Makes Millions of Unauthorized Purchases

$18 Million of Fraudulent Charges from the App Blocked by Malware Security Platform Secure-D A popular Android keyboard app, ai.type, downloaded more than 40 million times and included in the Google Play app store, has been caught making millions of unauthorized purchases of premium digital content, researchers at mobile technology company Upstream report. The app has been delivering millions of invisible ads and fake clicks, while delivering genuine user data about real views, clicks and purchases to ad networks. ai.type…