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Voice Data Is The Secret Advantage Businesses Didn’t Know They Had

Customer data is invaluable to businesses – it always has been and always will be. However, the true value of data did not become apparent overnight. There was a time when organizations thought that all they needed to do was implement a customer service phone line and call it a day. Agents would then answer questions and resolve problems whenever customers dialed in. It was a pretty simple process, but it did not yield actionable insights that could be utilized in providing superior service to future callers. In other words,…

NetHunt CRM Launches Sales Automation Inside Gmail

NetHunt CRM has launched expanded capabilities to help businesses accelerate their growth. The new features focus on the automation of sales, marketing, and business workflows. NetHunt users can now better manage their customer relationships, drive engagement further, and close more deals by utilizing automated workflows directly out of their Gmail inbox. NetHunt has continued its evolution from CRM system to dedicated growth platform. "Workflows" uses rule-based logic to automate cumbersome manual work by assigning tasks…

Klaviyo Announces a New Integration With Salesforce Commerce Cloud

Klaviyo announced that it has launched a new integration with Salesforce Commerce Cloud, the fastest path to unified commerce. Commerce Cloud enables brands to provide personalized experiences for shoppers that span web, mobile, social and in-store. Now, brands can deliver unified experiences for customers that extend beyond commerce to include marketing, customer service and more. Marketing Technology News: Comm100 Appoints Stijn Hendrikse and Kalle Radage to Board of Directors Klaviyo’s integration empowers Commerce…

Predictions Series 2021: How Brands would Use Digital Marketing in the Era of Covid-19

Even as digital marketers ourselves, not even we could have predicted just how important digital marketing would become in 2020. When COVID-19 took its grip on the world in March, suddenly digital marketing became one of the only ways to do business. All of the sudden the plans to increase and amplify a digital presence went from a can perpetually kicked down the road to being imperative number one. For some industries, this was a smooth transition; for many, it was crippling and even devastating - they simply weren’t…

Narrative Unveils Universal Onboarding, Industry’s First Self-Service Solution for Onboarding Offline Customer Data

New application is Company's answer to slow, error-prone, and opaquely priced onboarding offerings; enables anyone to easily onboard data in just minutes Continuing its mission to fix the broken data broker model, Narrative — the Data Streaming Platform that makes it easy to buy, sell, and win — announced the launch of its Universal Onboarding app. This new offering represents a paradigm shift in the industry: a fully self-service solution for data onboarding, allowing users to match offline customer data to digital…

New Integration Between Tealium and Agillic Enhances the Value of Customer Data

US-based Tealium has developed a standard connector to Danish omnichannel marketing software company Agillic. With the connector, clients using Tealium, a Customer Data Platform (CDP), and Agillic can more easily create and execute highly personalised communication based on data from many disparate sources. With the standard connector, the synergy between the Tealium Customer Data Platform and Agillic enhances the capacity and intelligence of both systems, enabling a more personalised communication, which is recognised as…

Else Is According to a Recent Market Survey From CleverTap

CleverTap Surveyed Mobile and Marketing Executives to Find Out How They Plan to Thrive in 2021 and Beyond CleverTap, a leading AI-powered customer lifecycle and user retention platform, released the report Marketing Survey Research: The Biggest Opportunities for Mobile Brands in 2021, detailing over 150 mobile and marketing executives' plans and projections for how to knock their marketing strategies out of the park in 2021 and beyond. CleverTap's survey report features tactics to boost revenue, solve industry pain points,…

Acxiom and UNHCR Recognised for 2020 Selligent Award for “Best Inclusive Communications”

Customer intelligence company Acxiom announced that they and the United Nations Refugee Agency, UNHCR, have been recognised for a Selligent Award for ‘Best Inclusive Communications’, following work this year on a charity campaign during Ramadan. Selligent Marketing Cloud is an omnichannel marketing platform, with a mission to make marketing personal. The Selligent Awards are an annual showcase of the most impactful and outstanding marketing campaigns conducted by Selligent clients. Marketing Technology News: ServiceSource…

80% of Canadian Businesses Don’t Inform Website Visitors of Third-Party Tracking

Only 38% of Canadian businesses have a well-defined, documented policy for customer data privacy Data privacy and online surveillance transparency continue to be serious issues for Canadians. A newly released survey reveals that a vast majority of businesses in the country do not inform their website visitors of third-party tracking. The November 2020 study - conducted by CRM Essentials and sponsored by Zoho - surveyed 429 Canadian business leaders and employees and found that only 20% of respondents inform their…

Validity Announces Expansion of Relationship with Microsoft

Validity, a leading provider of customer data quality and marketing analytics software, announced today a significant expansion of its strategic relationship with Microsoft. Validity is joining the Microsoft Business Applications ISV Connect Partner Program, which unlocks Microsoft technical, marketing, and sales enablement resources and allows Validity to offer its powerful suite of CRM data quality tools directly to Microsoft Dynamics 365 customers for the first time. “This new collaboration with Microsoft gives both…

OnePIN Demonstrates Privacy-Forward Approach Through TrustArc GDPR Validation

External Validation Highlights Importance of Data Privacy in Securing Customer Trust TrustArc, the leader in data privacy management and automation, has been selected by OnePIN for GDPR Validation. OnePIN is the world's leading provider of User Engagement services for Mobile Network Operators. The validation provides an independent way to demonstrate GDPR compliance to OnePIN's customers and partners and solidifies its standing as a privacy-forward organization. OnePIN operates in more than 20 countries, where it serves…

eShopWorld Becomes the First Global Cross-Border Ecommerce Business to Be Awarded ISO Gold Standard Certification for Security and Privacy

eShopWorld certified for its commitment to information security and privacy practices to protect corporate and customer data eShopWorld (ESW), one of the world's leading eCommerce companies, has been awarded the prestigious international gold standard ISO 27001 and ISO 27701 certification for security and privacy management. This is a significant milestone for eShopWorld, which is now the first global cross-border ecommerce business to obtain these certifications. The award demonstrates ESW's commitment to building a…

Acxiom & diwo Partnership Goes Beyond Marketing, Delivers Business Optimization Solutions

Partnership will provide new optimization capabilities that leverage customer data and AI technology to inform accurate decision-making and improve business outcomes Acxiom, the customer intelligence company whose data-driven solutions create business growth by enabling better customer experiences, announced a new partnership and optimization solutions with diwo™, providers of a unique cognitive decision-making platform. Acxiom Optimization Solutions, powered by diwo, will combine customer level data with artificial…

Secure Data Collaboration Is Central to Agile Marketing in the New Data Economy

In recent years, the scope of the traditional CMO role has broadened significantly to include new responsibilities around privacy risk mitigation, regulatory compliance and customer engagement. The changing job specs of a CMO 2.0 have added to the normal stresses associated with trying to lower customer acquisition costs and improve retention rates. Recommended: MarTech Interview with Mike Webster, Senior Vice President and General Manager at Oracle Retail In today’s hyper-competitive, highly mobilized and digital online…

New Industry Research: “97% of Businesses Say Improving Digital Experience for Users Is a Priority, but 71% Doesn’t Know Where…

Amplitude, the leader in Product Intelligence, announced the results of a global survey that measures businesses' attitudes and approaches for building digital products and experiences. In this study, conducted by Adience, C-level executives, VPs, directors, and managers overseeing business and product teams were surveyed to understand how businesses are adapting to their digital-first reality. The report finds companies that haven't embraced Product Intelligence as a business growth strategy are leaving revenue on the…

TechBytes with Kevin Cochrane, SVP of Product Marketing, Acquia

Tell us about the Martech consolidation and compliance goals for 2021. More than ever, marketing and IT leaders need to navigate not only accelerating demands for digital transformation but also the ever-changing regulatory requirements around consumer data protection and privacy.  This is a further accelerant to the need to consolidate the number of vendors in a company’s martech stack, and there will be an unprecedented collaboration between the CISO and the CMO around the proper use of customer data. The CDP wars have…

Coming of Age: 2020, a Generation-Defining Year for Gen X and Boomers

By the end of this decade, most global consumers are expected to be older than 60. Though the global population is aging and people are having fewer babies, the power and influence of older groups in the marketplace seems to have been largely lost on some marketers. As Generation Z have taken the pedestal from under millennials as the newest enigma for the modern marketer, Generation X or Gen X and baby boomers have often been left at the margin. “Old” and “young” stereotypes becoming old-fashioned Younger…

Amplitude Continues its Explosive Growth, Debuts on Deloitte’s 2020 Technology Fast 500 List

Company attributes strong revenue growth to surging and sustained demand for Product Intelligence Amplitude, the leading provider of Product Intelligence, announced it ranked 208 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™, a list of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. This marks the company’s first appearance on the Technology Fast 500 list due to accelerated growth in revenue during the period. Marketing Technology News: Swaarm Secures €800K…

Accops VoIP Solution Helps Optimise Costs, Boosts Performance of Work-From-Home BPO Users

Accops Systems, a one-stop destination for all remote work requirements, has come up with a comprehensive and cost-effective solution that can deliver high-quality, wire-speed voice and customer data securely to call centre executives working from home, enabling uninterrupted customer services and business processes from anywhere. Using Accops solution for voice traffic, organizations can equip their remote workforce to attend to customer needs anytime, anywhere, using any device and any network, without worrying about…

Validity Adds Senior Vice President of Customer Success to Leadership Team

Validity, the most trusted name in customer data quality, announced it has appointed Diane Gordon as its Senior Vice President (SVP) of Customer Success. Gordon is an accomplished executive who has spent the past 25 years driving retention and growth by creating scalable infrastructure in support of profitable P&Ls and customer loyalty, the basis for minimizing churn. With previous executive roles in customer care, marketing, product management, and corporate development, Gordon brings to Validity a deep understanding of…