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Unbxd Joins Adobe Exchange Partner Program to Automate Site Search and Relevance Setup for Adobe Customers

Unbxd Inc., a leading provider of AI-based Commerce Search and Product Discovery solutions, announced it has joined the Adobe Exchange Partner Program as an Accelerate partner. Through this collaboration, all existing and prospective customers will be able to orchestrate relevant, personalized, and intelligent product discovery experiences. With the surge in online shopping due to COVID-19, and with the 2020 holiday season logging a record $188.2Bn in online sales - there is tremendous pressure on online stores to offer a…

Centennial Unveils Next Phase of First-in-the-U.S. Digital Shopping Platform

Real Estate Investment Firm Perfects Shop Now! Omni-Channel Shopping Experience with Online Access to Complete Local Mall Inventories, Same-Day Delivery of Purchases Centennial, a real estate investment firm with a national portfolio of shopping, dining, entertainment and mixed-use destinations, announced that, in March, it will launch the next phase of its innovative and first-in-the-U.S. “Shop Now!” omni-channel shopping platform, originally introduced in September of last year, with the first phase rolled out to all…

E-Commerce Specialists, GoMarketing Inc. Announces Fully Integrated E-Commerce Solutions for Online Retailers from $10,000 Setup

With the advent of GoMarketing Inc, the eCommerce specialists at the platform have decided to offer fully integrated eCommerce solutions to online retailers. What’s interesting is that the minimal setup cost starts from $10,000. Ordinarily, online retailers have to bear the high cost to operate and use various eCommerce-related features. “It is a more progressive initiative that wants to help online retailers create a multichannel experience at an affordable range,” said Richard Uzelac, the CEO and Founder of GoMarketing…

inRiver Acquires Detail Online and Powers the Only “Digital-First PIM” Solution

Advanced analytics capabilities help solve the revenue challenges industrial manufacturing, retail, and e-commerce teams face in 2021 inRiver, the solution that empowers organizations to deliver revenue-driving product information management (PIM) across every customer touchpoint, announced the acquisition of Detail Online, an AI-powered analytics solution to help brands monitor product information across multiple online channels. The acquisition helps power the only digital-first PIM™ solution that drives faster…

Button and Branch Join Hands to Help Brands Unlock Mobile Growth in the Affiliate Channel

Leading brands such as Sam's Club and Zulily benefit from the combination of Button's personalization and affiliate technology and Branch's cross-platform user experience and measurement solution Button, the leading mobile commerce technology company, announced a strategic partnership with Branch, the leading cross-platform solution for linking and measurement, to offer brands visibility into app traffic optimized by Button in their Branch dashboards. This best-in-class partnership brings mobile affiliate traffic into the…

BRS Media’s dotFM Proclaims 2020 a Breakout Year for Emoji Domains

The .FM TLD saw a record growth of over 300% in Emoji-based Domain Names BRS Media, a diverse and growing media e-commerce firm that assists traditional and interactive media companies build and brand on the power of the Internet, announced that dotFM, the .FM Top-Level Domain Registry, saw a record growth in Emoji Domain Names in 2020 with a year over year growth of 387% in Emoji-based Domain Registrations. Emoji domain is a domain name with an expressive digital image or icon in it. In 2018, dotFM launched Emoji-based…

ChannelAdvisor Announces Amy Rumford as Vice President, Global Services

ChannelAdvisor Corporation, a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable brands and retailers to increase global sales, has named Amy Rumford as Vice President, Global Services. Rumford will lead ChannelAdvisor's Global Services team, which includes customer implementation, global technical support, account management, and managed services. "As ChannelAdvisor continues to focus on enabling our clients to be successful, establishing an executive team with breadth of industry experience and agility is…

New Player in the E-Commerce Space Cart.com Completes Acquisitions of AmeriCommerce and Other Strategic Assets

Former Home Depot, Wayfair, Google, RTIC Outdoors and Facebook executives building e-commerce ecosystem to put brands first Cart.com announced the acquisition of AmeriCommerce, an enterprise e-commerce storefront software platform. With the acquisition of AmeriCommerce and three others, Cart.com will offer services across the e-commerce value chain—from ecommerce storefront software to fulfillment services to marketing services and automation—enabling brands of all sizes to move faster, grow larger and expand their…

Freestar Announces Significant Investment From Abry Partners

Partnership fuels the company’s growth and innovation heading into 2021 Freestar, the leading monetization partner for content publishers, e-commerce sites, and app developers, announced a strategic investment from Abry Partners ("Abry"). Abry, a leading Boston-based private equity firm, manages over $5 billion of capital in its active funds and has completed more than $82 billion in transactions. Abry's investment is intended to help Freestar to provide its award-winning monetization services to more partners and pursue…

Candid Set Out for World’s First Fully Integrated Marcom Platform

New acquisition of Dutch market leader in brand design Millford Dutch marketing and communication platform Candid has acquired Millford Brand ID effective January 1. The agency is the market leader in brand logos, visual identity and packaging design and works for leading clients such as Ahold, Heineken, Schiphol, PPG, JDE and Unilever. With this latest acquisition, Candid is taking the next step in bringing together all marketing and advertising disciplines into a fully integrated platform for advertisers. The first in the…

NexTech Hires Former President of Microsoft Online Inc. Hareesh Achi as President of its 3D/AR Advertising Network

Hareesh Achi is hired to rapidly expand NexTech’s transformative and cutting-edge 3D/AR advertising network Hareesh will increase the company’s partnerships and drive ad network revenue and innovation Hareesh comes to NexTech after a successful 10-year run at Microsoft as President of Microsoft Online Inc and Global Operational lead for their Advertising business NexTech AR Solutions (NexTech), a leading provider of virtual and augmented reality (AR) experience technologies and services for virtual and hybrid eCommerce,…

Deck Commerce Launches Order Management Extension for Magento to Empower DTC Retailers

Deck Commerce announced an all-encompassing order management integration with Magento, enabling retailers to process and service direct-to-consumer orders more efficiently without patching several different OMS extensions together.  The integration includes smart fulfillment routing, inventory management, and other features critical for keeping consumers happy without draining technology resources. Marketing Technology News: Searchlight Capital Partners and ForgeLight Complete Acquisition of Majority Stake in Univision…

Sage and Brightpearl Announce Partnership

Sage, a market leader in cloud business management solutions, announced a significant partnership with Brightpearl, a market leading Digital Operations Platform targeted at digital retailers across the globe. Under the partnership, Sage will make a minority investment of approximately £17 million ($23m) into the business and take a seat on Brightpearl’s board. Together, Sage and Brightpearl will help retail and e-commerce customers take advantage of best-of-breed cloud finance and retail management solutions, supporting…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from EverCommerce (E-commerce), LiveXLive (Entertainment), Sinch (Unified Communications), Thanx (Customer Experience), and Aviso (Sales Intelligence). EverCommerce Acquires Updox EverCommerce, a leading service commerce platform, completed the acquisition of Updox, a complete healthcare communication platform for in-person and virtual care. Headquartered in Dublin, OH, Updox serves more…

Fanplayr Acquires Japan-Based Jamu Inc.

Fanplayr, a leader in online behavioral personalization, announced it has acquired Jamu Incorporated, a reseller and development firm based in Tokyo, Japan. The acquisition represents the fulfillment of a long-term relationship between Fanplayr and Jamu Inc., which dates back to 2012 and has been profitable for both companies. Jamu was founded that year by former Reuters colleague and investor in Fanplayr, Hideaki Ueda, who commented, "Expansion to Japan has been a reliable source of growth for successful foreign…

Grin Closes $10 Million Investment Led by e.ventures

GRIN Seeks to Redefine Modern Influencer Marketing & Brand Advocacy GRIN, the leading influencer marketing software platform for direct-to-consumer (DTC) brands announced that it has closed $10 million in Series A funding led by e.ventures. A syndicate of some of the world's most successful ecommerce founders and operators also participated, including founders of MVMT, BVAccel, Liquid IV, Cuts Clothing and Ivory Ella. The round also had participation from existing investors including Bullpen Capital and LAUNCH fund.…

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…

TPN Paves New Path For Industry With The Launch Of OmniBlack

TPN, the creative commerce agency, announced the official launch of OmniBlack, an initiative that will double down on the company's commitment to the black community both inside and outside its walls. OmniBlack, which is being led by the agency's black colleagues, will aim to change the course of TPN's experiences, stories and perspective, all with the goal of further enriching the client work, culture, soul and success of the agency and industry at large. "As a leader, it's always been my priority to be real, to be…

Ignition Commerce Launches Salesforce SFRA Migration Program

Customers Report 70% faster page loads and 73% increase in Session Duration Ignition Commerce, a certified Salesforce Commerce Cloud (SFCC) integrator with over 70 multi-channel retail and e-commerce integrations, announced its Salesforce Storefront Reference Architecture (SFRA) migration program, designed to help multichannel retailers and eCommerce businesses swiftly move digital storefronts from the SiteGenesis architecture to one that is easier to build, maintain, and update. The program offers a fixed implementation…

Ecwid Announces New Payments Partnerships

Ecwid, a leading global software-as-a-service (SaaS) e-commerce company, revealed that new signups across the European Union grew by 143 percent in the first half of the year and regional transaction volume increased by 150 percent compared to last year. Ecwid also announced partnerships with key European payments providers, including Giropay, SOFORT, iDeal, SEPA, Klarna, and PayPal Plus. Ecwid has seen tremendous growth over the last several months in the region, along with similar growth in North America, fortifying its…