E-commerce

The Worldwide Multi-Factor Authentication Industry is Expected to Reach $23.5 Billion by 2026 at a CAGR of 16.2% from 2021

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 7:00pm

Major MFA vendors are widely supporting organizations with quick support services in such unprecedented times.

Key Points: 
  • Major MFA vendors are widely supporting organizations with quick support services in such unprecedented times.
  • Financial services, healthcare, and the e-commerce industry verticals have witnessed huge data losses due to security breaches.
  • The region comprises emerging economies, such as Australia, China, Japan, India, and South Korea.
  • With the proliferation of advanced technologies in the APAC region, security and fraud concerns have risen.\n'

ChannelAdvisor to Present at the 16th Annual Needham Virtual Technology & Media Conference

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE: ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions, today announced that David Spitz, the company\xe2\x80\x99s Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 16th Annual Needham Virtual Technology & Media Conference on Thursday, May 20th, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time.\nA live webcast, as well as the replay, will be available on the \xe2\x80\x9cEvents & Presentations\xe2\x80\x9d page of the Company\xe2\x80\x99s investor relations website at\xc2\xa0ir.channeladvisor.com.\nChannelAdvisor (NYSE: ECOM) is a leading e-commerce cloud platform whose mission is to connect and optimize the world\xe2\x80\x99s commerce.

Key Points: 
  • b'RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE: ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions, today announced that David Spitz, the company\xe2\x80\x99s Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 16th Annual Needham Virtual Technology & Media Conference on Thursday, May 20th, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time.\nA live webcast, as well as the replay, will be available on the \xe2\x80\x9cEvents & Presentations\xe2\x80\x9d page of the Company\xe2\x80\x99s investor relations website at\xc2\xa0ir.channeladvisor.com.\nChannelAdvisor (NYSE: ECOM) is a leading e-commerce cloud platform whose mission is to connect and optimize the world\xe2\x80\x99s commerce.
  • For nearly two decades, ChannelAdvisor has helped brands and retailers worldwide improve their online performance by expanding sales channels, connecting with consumers around the world, optimizing their operations for peak performance, and providing actionable analytics to improve competitiveness.
  • Thousands of customers depend on ChannelAdvisor to securely power their sales and optimize fulfillment on channels such as Amazon, eBay, Google, Facebook, Walmart, and hundreds more.
  • \xc2\xa0For more information, visit www.channeladvisor.com .\n'

FedEx Announces the FedEx E-Commerce Learning Lab in Collaboration with Accion Opportunity Fund

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

b"FedEx today announced the launch of the FedEx E-Commerce Learning Lab, a new program developed in collaboration with Accion Opportunity Fund (AOF), a leading nonprofit organization providing small business owners with access to capital, networks, and coaching.

Key Points: 
  • b"FedEx today announced the launch of the FedEx E-Commerce Learning Lab, a new program developed in collaboration with Accion Opportunity Fund (AOF), a leading nonprofit organization providing small business owners with access to capital, networks, and coaching.
  • Participants will also receive a $2,000 business grant to launch and grow their e-commerce business.
  • As a result of more consumers shopping online during the pandemic, eMarketer reports that e-commerce volumes grew by 33 percent in 2020 .
  • FedEx is committed to connecting people and possibilities around the world responsibly and resourcefully, with a goal to achieve carbon-neutral operations by 2040.

Talkdesk Flexible Shopping Solution Helps Retailers Break Down Channel Silos

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'Talkdesk\xc2\xae, Inc. , the global customer experience leader for customer-obsessed companies, today launched Talkdesk Flexible Shopping \xe2\x80\x93 an end-to-end customer experience solution designed to help retailers and brands ready their contact centers to support post-pandemic shopper expectations.\nTalkdesk Flexible Shopping equips retailers with integrated, cloud-based contact center tools to help streamline curbside pickup, buy online-pickup in store (BOPIS) and appointment shopping communications.

Key Points: 
  • b'Talkdesk\xc2\xae, Inc. , the global customer experience leader for customer-obsessed companies, today launched Talkdesk Flexible Shopping \xe2\x80\x93 an end-to-end customer experience solution designed to help retailers and brands ready their contact centers to support post-pandemic shopper expectations.\nTalkdesk Flexible Shopping equips retailers with integrated, cloud-based contact center tools to help streamline curbside pickup, buy online-pickup in store (BOPIS) and appointment shopping communications.
  • Retailers can manage services through multiple communication channels, including voice, messaging, email, chat and social channels from one solution.
  • Talkdesk Flexible Shopping uses automation and artificial intelligence (AI) to help retailers and brands improve cross-channel and omnichannel customer experiences, which enhances overall brand experiences and increases customer-lifetime value.\n\xe2\x80\x9cCreating great customer experiences has always been critical for brands and retailers, but the events of the past year have considerably upped the stakes.
  • In her new role at Talkdesk, Shannon will lead cross-functional teams to reimagine the role of the contact center along the customer journey, asking how brands can solve friction points, enhance experiences and build long-lasting relationships.\nTalkdesk Flexible Shopping is the fifth industry solution introduced by Talkdesk this year, alongside: Talkdesk Small Business Lending Solution , Talkdesk Vaccine Administration Solution , Talkdesk Vacation Now and Talkdesk Digital Lending Solution .

Splash Beverage Group Inc. (SBEV) Announces Filing of its Q1 2021 Quarterly Report on SEC Form 10-Q

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

Highlights Include Sales Per Quarter Increase

Key Points: 
  • As part of the PPM, each purchaser received a warrant to purchase one share for every two shares purchased.
  • The $2,305,698 increase in sales is due to an increase within our vertically integrated B2B and B2C e-commerce distribution platform called Qplash.
  • This platform sells goods on both Amazon and Shopify.
  • In the original merger agreement it was stated that, if the capital raise were not met, debt holders would have the opportunity to convert their equity back to debt in the Company.

NPD: U.S. B2B Technology Sales See Positive First Quarter Momentum, Up 4%

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 10:00am

Since the pandemic took hold and many employees were forced to work remote, security software has been a top priority.

Key Points: 
  • Since the pandemic took hold and many employees were forced to work remote, security software has been a top priority.
  • In Q1 security software saw a 6% year-over-year increase, trending ahead of the overall software segment.
  • Over 2,000 companies worldwide rely on us to help them measure, predict, and improve performance across all channels, including brick-and-mortar, e-commerce, and B2B.
  • Practice areas include apparel, appliances, automotive, beauty, books, B2B technology, consumer technology, e-commerce, fashion accessories, food consumption, foodservice, footwear, home, home improvement, juvenile products, media entertainment, mobile, office supplies, retail, sports, toys, and video games.

New Survey from Semafone Reveals Brands are Missing a Critical Step When It Comes to Omnichannel Payments

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 10:00am

b'Semafone \xc2\xae, the leading provider of data security and compliance solutions for call and contact centers, today released data from its Omnichannel Payments Consumer Trust survey.

Key Points: 
  • b'Semafone \xc2\xae, the leading provider of data security and compliance solutions for call and contact centers, today released data from its Omnichannel Payments Consumer Trust survey.
  • The research reveals that while ecommerce and social shopping are on the rise, consumer confidence in the privacy and security of omnichannel payments is low.
  • Key findings include:\nAs shoppers have increased their screen time, platforms like Twitter, TikTok and Pinterest have invested in social shopping capabilities.
  • To learn more, visit www.semafone.com and follow us on LinkedIn , Twitter and Facebook .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005171/en/\n'

Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services’ Customer-First Focus Leads to 2021 Top Fulfillment Provider Ranking in the Netherlands by Emerce

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 5:00am

b'Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services, a leading provider of global supply chain solutions, e-commerce logistics and IT asset disposition services, announced it has again been recognized as a top provider of fulfillment warehousing by Emerce, a Netherlands-based media platform for e-business decision makers.

Key Points: 
  • b'Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services, a leading provider of global supply chain solutions, e-commerce logistics and IT asset disposition services, announced it has again been recognized as a top provider of fulfillment warehousing by Emerce, a Netherlands-based media platform for e-business decision makers.
  • This marks the second consecutive year Ingram Micro has been included on the Emerce100, a list of the best companies in e-business.\nThe 2021 Emerce100 list was determined by the results of surveys and an analysis of 998 companies conducted by Dutch market researcher Motivaction International.
  • Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services is one of ten third-party logistics providers recognized in the fulfillment warehousing category.\n"We are proud to be listed among the top fulfillment warehousing providers in the Netherlands once again,\xe2\x80\x9d said Jack Heijkans, vice president of commerce, Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services.
  • View the complete Emerce100 list here .\nIngram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services provides supply chain solutions that connect supply and demand.

GrowGeneration Reports Record First Quarter 2021 Financial Results and Raises Full-Year 2021 Guidance

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 9:01pm

For the year so far, we closed 9 acquisitions, adding 15 hydroponic retail locations, bringing our total store count to 53.

Key Points: 
  • For the year so far, we closed 9 acquisitions, adding 15 hydroponic retail locations, bringing our total store count to 53.
  • I am proud and encouraged with our 110-basis point increase in gross profit margin and 510-basis point increase in adjusted EBITDA margin.
  • In addition, we acquired Char Coir, a line of premium coco-based products and Agron.io, a popular B2B e-commerce website.
  • Further, at these projected sales, adjusted EBITDA guidance for 2021 is now $54 million to $58 million.

HungerRush Acquires Online Omnichannel Ordering and Digital Marketing Software Company 9Fold

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 5:54pm

9Fold\'s FullRail solution is a customer facing digital marketing softwareapplicationthat increases customer loyalty and engagement through both direct email and text messages.\n"The addition of 9Fold to our portfolio of innovative omni-channel digital ordering offerings will empower our customers to grow their businesses by knowing their customers better," saidPerry Turbes, HungerRush CEO.

Key Points: 
  • 9Fold\'s FullRail solution is a customer facing digital marketing softwareapplicationthat increases customer loyalty and engagement through both direct email and text messages.\n"The addition of 9Fold to our portfolio of innovative omni-channel digital ordering offerings will empower our customers to grow their businesses by knowing their customers better," saidPerry Turbes, HungerRush CEO.
  • "This acquisition will help the restaurant industry move further away from relying on third party delivery providers.
  • "\n9Fold empowers restaurants to drive online revenue in-house by providing digital tools that elevate brands of all sizes to compete at an enterprise level.
  • 9Fold\'s custom branded online ordering system combined with our proprietaryFullRailmarketing system puts customer ordering data to use in real time through sophisticated email, SMS/MMS, and gamification campaigns.