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BigCommerce and Snap Create Opportunities for Merchants to Reach New Audiences, Drive More Revenue
Standard AI Brings Powerful E-Commerce-Level Insights to Brick-and-Mortar Retail Stores
Instacart Launches New “Big & Bulky” Fulfillment Solution for Retailers Nationwide
CommerceIQ Launches New Revenue Recovery Automation to Reclaim Shortages and Chargeback Deductions and Improve Profitability
Extend Launches Shipping Protection to Further Boost Merchant Profits, Reduce Costs, and Delight Customers
CommerceIQ Launches Global Retail Ecommerce Management Platform Combining Sales, Supply Chain, Retail Media, and Digital Shelf
ShipHero Expands into B2B Fulfillment with the Addition of SPS Commerce to its Warehouse Management Software Integrations
Retail and eCommerce Businesses are Redefining the Shopping Experience and Seeing Increased Performance with Human Insight from UserTesting
Pitney Bowes Introduces Portfolio of Modular, Flexible Ecommerce Logistics Services to Support the Unique Needs of Growing Brands
Mastercard SpendingPulse: Services on the Rise in March, while U.S. Retail Sales Grow 8.4%*
SWIRL announces Live Shopping integration with Shopify
Retailers Dissatisfied with Returns Processes, Costs are “Significant to Severe”
2021 Peak Holiday Shopping Sees Notable Increases in BNPL, BOPIS, Early Shopping and Fraud
Buy now, pay later (BNPL) transactions increased nearly 30 percent during the 2021 holiday period. Supply chain fears prompted early shopping with a 28 percent increase in October. Buy online, pick up in-store (BOPIS) transactions increased 68 percent during the holiday season. Fraud attempts increased 14 percent within the retail sector between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday—particularly with electronics items; average ticket price for fraud also increased within booming travel and ticketing sectors.
Cart.com Acquires FB Flurry, Tripling Fulfillment Footprint and Enabling Next Day Delivery to Majority of U.S.
Infobip Saw Record Breaking eCommerce Activity During Cyber Week Processing 4.23 Billion Messages for Some of the World’s Most Popular Brands
BigCommerce Merchants Achieve Record Holiday Ecommerce Sales and Outperform Industry Trends
Klarna supercharges US offering with launch of ‘Pay Now’ option and Klarna Card
SpotOn Unveils SpotOn Retail, the Industry’s First Omnichannel Solution Built from the Ground Up for Independent Retailers to Sell Online, In-Store, and On-the-Go
Signifyd and Hot Topic team up to speed fulfillment, build peerless customer experience and optimize online revenue
Invoca Launches Conversation Intelligence Platform Certification Program: Invoca Academy
ShipBob Launches B2B Fulfillment Suite for B2B Distribution & Retail Dropshipping for Brick-and-Mortar & Online Retail Sales
BigCommerce Launches TikTok Advertising Coupon Program to Help Merchants Drive Growth, Unlock More Revenue
Invoca Launches New Solution to Recover Revenue from Missed Sales and Appointment-Setting Calls
NRF Predicts Highest Holiday Retail Sales on Record
Octane AI Reveals New Integration with Recharge to Supercharge Subscriptions for Quizzes and Personalize the Shopping Experience
Emplifi’s Unveils New Voice of Customer Features to Give Brands AI-Powered Marketing, Sales and Customer Service Capabilities
CedCommerce Launches Amazon Integration for Shopify Merchants
The update is in light of the recent closure of the official Shopify Sales channel app. This has created a gap in the market that CedCommerce aims to fill. While only paying the usual seller fees they pay to Amazon, sellers can enjoy the benefits of the Amazon by CedCommerce app, free of any subscription cost till December 31, 2021.
ShipHero Opens Accelerator Program to Support Emerging eCommerce Startups
PayPal Introduces Customers to the Next Digital Payments Era with the New PayPal App
PayPal introduces new features and services, adding access to high yield savings, in-app shopping tools, deals and rewards, up to two-day early access Direct Deposit, and bill pay. All-in-one, personalized app provides PayPal customers with a single destination to easily and securely manage their daily financial lives and do more with their money
U.S. Imports Tracking for 20% YoY Growth With China, India, Vietnam Leading
July Retail Sales Slow Amid Tight Supply Chain but Demand Continues as Consumers Learn to ‘Live with the Virus’
The Renewal Workshop Teams Up with New Balance to launch New Balance Renewed
eBay Launches 2021 “Up & Running Grants” to Support Small Business Success
DeliverEnd partners with Perfit to enable a full contactless commerce and delivery solution for retail and malls across the United States
CoinPayments Partners with Quid POS to Empower Micro Businesses with Crypto Payments
CoinPayments, the world's leading cryptocurrency payment processor, today announced a strategic product integration with Quid POS, a developer of innovative point-of-sale (POS) merchant solutions for small businesses. The integration enables Quid POS merchants to accept in-store crypto payments, providing financial access to smaller businesses.
Only 38 Percent of Microbusiness Owners Received Government Aid During the Pandemic, with 50 Percent Still Experiencing Negative Impacts of COVID-19
Origin Materials and PrimaLoft Form Strategic Alliance to Develop Carbon-Negative Insulating Fiber for Outdoor Gear, Bedding, and Apparel
PrimaLoft and Origin Materials have launched a strategic alliance to develop high-performance, carbon-negative insulating fibers for diverse apparel applications, including for leading outdoor, fashion, and lifestyle brands, as well as home goods applications such as hypoallergenic insulated bedding.
Ware2Go Announces Enhanced Multi-Channel Logistics Capabilities For eCommerce Sellers, Including Amazon’s Seller Fulfilled Prime
z-emotion Launches 3D Garment Design Software z-weave to Realize End-to-End-Consumer Digital Fashion
MySize Debuts Seamless Integration of Ecommerce Footwear Sizing Solution to Retailers’ Websites, Bringing Highly-Accurate Sizing Directly to Online Shoppers
RocketFuel Launches Payment Solution that Supports Multiple Cryptocurrencies and Direct Bank Transfers with One-Click eCommerce Ease
RocketFuel is the first cryptocurrency payment service to provide a seamless and elegant one-click checkout experience that today's digital- and mobile-centric consumers have come to expect from eCommerce marketplaces. The service allows merchants and consumers to easily pay via 43 different cryptocurrencies or direct bank transfer in a completely secure environment.
Signals Analytics Launches AI-Driven Consumer Intelligence Platform for Apparel Brands Seeking a Pandemic Rebound
Connecting data from more than 13,000 external sources - including Instagram, Target, Macy's, Walmart, Amazon, Zappos and Nordstrom - the software offers contextualized insights across the consumer, competitive and commerce landscape fueling faster and more successful go-to-market strategies in an industry where the need for speed is greater than ever.
RepSpark Announces Partnership With Fashion ERP ApparelMagic
This partnership will benefit both RepSpark and ApparelMagic customers to collaborate throughout the wholesale process. From creating and delivering unique assortments per buyer, to presenting marketing driven shoppable catalogs, this integration allows ApparelMagic users to sync products, pricing, images, customers and inventory to RepSpark.
Bluecore Advertise™ Lets Retailers Predict What Shoppers Will Buy Next on Google, Facebook and Other Major Digital Ad Channels
Linc Launches New Omnichannel Pickup Assistance & Orchestration Digital Worker to Provide a Best-In-Class Order Support Solution
Using AI to Identify Conversion Opportunities in Brick-and-Mortar Retail
It could be said that in a world of limited traffic, conversion is king! As brick-and-mortar stores experience declining traffic, seizing every opportunity to convert customers is more important than ever. "Conversion pinch points" – those critical locations where a buying decision often requires personal assistance – exist in virtually every store. But how can retailers identify and respond to these valuable sales building opportunities without increasing staffing costs?
Qurate Retail Group and NRF Foundation’s Small Business Spotlight Expands to Support 100 Diverse Small Businesses in 2021
Google Cloud Launches Product Discovery Solutions for Retail, Bolstering Personalized Online Shopping
Namogoo Launches First-of-its-Kind Intent-Based Promotion Machine for eCommerce, Individualizing Incentives for Every Site Visit & Guaranteeing Digital Journey Continuity
Salesforce Reveals 2020 was the Biggest Holiday Season Ever for Digital Sales, Up 50 Percent Year-Over-Year to $1.1 Trillion Globally
Sezzle Reports Record Performance for November and Black Friday/Cyber Monday Weekend
-- Underlying Merchant Sales reached US $113.0 million, an increase of 188.5% compared to November 2019. -- Black Friday 2020 represented the Company's single largest day of Underlying Merchant Sales and Active Consumers. -- Active Consumers crossed the 2 million mark for the first time, as the Company has added over 1 million Active Consumers since February 2020.
Sezzle Launches ‘Save the Holiday’ Shopper Campaign
Epos Now Goes Big With Major Ecommerce Partnership
The partnership pairs one of the world's leading ecommerce platforms with one of the world's leading cloud POS system providers. This will allow Epos Now's retail customers to take advantage of the global surge in online sales demand, and diversify their sales channels at a pivotal time for the sector.
Grassroots Outdoor Alliance announces exclusive partnership with NuORDER,
Madwire Expands Marketing 360 Platform to Now Include Integrated Omni-Channel Payments for Its Small Business Customers
UPS & Yotpo Join Forces To Offer eCommerce Marketing Solutions and Shipping to Small And Medium-Sized Businesses
Yotpo, a leading eCommerce marketing platform, announced that it has been selected as a partner of choice for UPS's Customer Technology Program (CTP), enabling thousands of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) access to advanced solutions for ratings and reviews, visual user-generated content marketing and customer insights.
Shopify announces major product launches and updates at virtual event Reunite, including Shopify Balance and Shop Pay Installments
Introducing Facebook Shops: Helping Small Businesses Sell Online
Facebook Shops make it easy for businesses to set up a single online store for customers to access on both Facebook and Instagram. Creating a Facebook Shop is free and simple. Businesses can choose the products they want to feature from their catalog and then customize the look and feel of their shop with a cover image and accent colors that showcase their brand. This means any seller, no matter their size or budget, can bring their business online and connect with customers wherever and whenever it’s convenient for them.
Influencer Marketing is Essential During COVID-19
Ecommerce retailers gain access to untapped consumers through Katapult’s no-credit-required, lease-to-own solution
Merchology Announces Exclusive Partnership With New Balance
Merchology will act as the sole retailer in the corporate channel to offer New Balance products, allowing customers to personalize over 150 of the brand's products with their company logo. These styles and examples of custom logo applications can be viewed in the newly launched Spring 2020 New Balance Lookbook.
CommentSold And Lightspeed Partner To Offer Brick And Mortar Boutique Retailers Access To A New Selling Channel
IAB “250 Brands to Watch” Identifies the Most Disruptive U.S. Direct-to-Consumer Brands and Services
SDSI Accelerator Progam Accepting Applications
Centric Software Powers Manufacturers & Manufacturing with PLM
Centric Software is proud to announce market-driven, industry-first PLM technology for OEM and ODM manufacturers and their brand and retail partners. Centric 8 Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) streamlines the way manufacturers work by seamlessly connecting them to their brand and retail partners therefore dramatically improving efficiency and quality as well as shortening time to market.