E-commerce

Selina and Payvision joined forces to help you find your home away from home

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 8:00am

Payvision supports Selina in ensuring all customers undergo a smooth and successful payment journey with all transactions.

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  • Payvision supports Selina in ensuring all customers undergo a smooth and successful payment journey with all transactions.
  • Payvision helps Selina power conversational commerce with its sales team through customized Virtual Terminals and payment links.
  • The partnership with Payvision will help Selina have a stronger hold and further expand their business in Europe.
  • For further information on Selina visit www.selina.com or check out @selina on Instagram or Facebook.

Selina and Payvision joined forces to help you find your home away from home

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 8:00am

Payvision supports Selina in ensuring all customers undergo a smooth and successful payment journey with all transactions.

Key Points: 
  • Payvision supports Selina in ensuring all customers undergo a smooth and successful payment journey with all transactions.
  • Payvision helps Selina power conversational commerce with its sales team through customized Virtual Terminals and payment links.
  • The partnership with Payvision will help Selina have a stronger hold and further expand their business in Europe.
  • For further information on Selina visit www.selina.com or check out @selina on Instagram or Facebook.

Tafi Augments Leadership Team with Key Executive Appointments

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 10:01pm

Tafi, the leader in customizable 3D avatar solutions, today announced four key executive appointments.

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  • Tafi, the leader in customizable 3D avatar solutions, today announced four key executive appointments.
  • Jessica Rizzuto, an accomplished executive in e-commerce and digital monetization, will serve as Senior Vice President of E-Commerce.
  • As we continue to experience transformational growth in our business, I am thrilled to announce our newest additions to the Tafi leadership team.
  • Preston, Stephanie, Jessica and Adam have the experience and skillsets to help take Tafi to the next level.

Food Tech Startup, Foodspace, Featured as a Strategic Partner in the Shopper Centric Retail Model at the Food Industry Association

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 6:45pm

In his session at the Food Industry Association Mid-Winter Executive Conference, Weber introduced a new beyond category management shopper-centric retailing business model, which features Foodspace's technology as a strategic partner.

Key Points: 
  • In his session at the Food Industry Association Mid-Winter Executive Conference, Weber introduced a new beyond category management shopper-centric retailing business model, which features Foodspace's technology as a strategic partner.
  • Today the future looks to a shopper centric retailing model, which focuses on understanding the consumer's varied taste and preferences and solutions that they are seeking.
  • ""In today's eCommerce world, it's essential that the grocery industry, both retailers and CPG manufacturers adopt the new "shopper centric retailing" model.
  • We are also recognized as leading the retail industry in its transformation to the new beyond category management Shopper-Centric Retailing business model.

NuORDER Transforms Wholesale Transactions With Innovative Payments Solution

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 5:45pm

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Leading B2B ecommerce platform NuORDER announces the introduction of NuORDER Payments, an innovative payment solution transforming the way brands and retailers will transact on a global scale.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Leading B2B ecommerce platform NuORDER announces the introduction of NuORDER Payments, an innovative payment solution transforming the way brands and retailers will transact on a global scale.
  • NuORDER brands can now accept credit card payments directly in their wholesale platforms without having to go through a third-party payment gateway or process payments over the phone.
  • NuORDER Payments is the only B2B payments solution that is designed specifically to support and streamline the complex wholesale ordering process.
  • With NuORDER payments we are delivering a much needed solution to be able to collect payments in a more cost effective and streamlined way," said Heath Wells, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of NuORDER.

Younger, Digitally Native Consumers Are the Most Frequent Cross-Border E-Commerce Shoppers, New Survey Shows

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 5:21pm

People are still restricted in their ability to travel and shop in person around the world, and cross-border e-commerce continues to be an attractive alternative for these shoppers.

Key Points: 
  • People are still restricted in their ability to travel and shop in person around the world, and cross-border e-commerce continues to be an attractive alternative for these shoppers.
  • Younger, digitally native consumers shop global brands most often.
  • This was followed by consumers ages 3544 (32%) and those ages 1824 (29%).
  • Apparel, toys, and health and beauty are the most favored categories among younger cross-border shoppers.

MVP Accelerator Announces Program To Launch 100 Black-Owned Ventures Online

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 5:00pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --MVP Accelerator Inc. ("MVP"/ http://www.mvpaccelerator.com ), a diversity-focused SBA Growth Accelerator, today announced its new "Equity Online Initiative" ("EOI"), a technical assistance program to launch 100 Black-owned e-commerce ventures in 2021 and 2022.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --MVP Accelerator Inc. ("MVP"/ http://www.mvpaccelerator.com ), a diversity-focused SBA Growth Accelerator, today announced its new "Equity Online Initiative" ("EOI"), a technical assistance program to launch 100 Black-owned e-commerce ventures in 2021 and 2022.
  • Through the EOI program, MVP will provide qualifying candidates with existing firms, strategies for capitalizing on emerging e-commerce trends during the pandemic and beyond.
  • Simultaneously MVP will work with first-time Black entrepreneurs to design, develop, and distribute new products that fit high growth categories online.
  • MVP also aims to launch a $5 million standalone equity fund to grow its accelerated EOI firm portfolio.

Frost & Sullivan Ranks Bright Pattern as One of the "Most Trusted Emerging Vendors in Europe" in the Latest Radar Report

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 4:25pm

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bright Pattern announced its placement as a top vendor in the latest Frost & Sullivan 2020 Europe Radar Report .

Key Points: 
  • SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bright Pattern announced its placement as a top vendor in the latest Frost & Sullivan 2020 Europe Radar Report .
  • Frost & Sullivan independently plotted the top 18 companies in this Frost Radar analysis.
  • Bright Pattern's technology-based approach has powered its growth to become one of the most trusted emerging vendors in Europe.
  • Additionally, Bright Pattern was recognized by Frost & Sullivan for its omnichannel, AI, and ITSM capabilities, and by Gartner as a leader in the Call Center FrontRunners Quadrant .

Frost & Sullivan Ranks Bright Pattern as One of the "Most Trusted Emerging Vendors in Europe" in the Latest Radar Report

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 4:25pm

Bright Pattern, leading provider of AI-powered cloud contact center software, recognized by Frost & Sullivan for growth and innovation

Key Points: 
  • Bright Pattern, leading provider of AI-powered cloud contact center software, recognized by Frost & Sullivan for growth and innovation
    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bright Pattern announced its placement as a top vendor in the latest Frost & Sullivan 2020 Europe Radar Report .
  • Frost & Sullivan independently plotted the top 18 companies in this Frost Radar analysis.
  • Bright Pattern allows companies to offer an effortless and personal customer experience across channels like voice, text, chat, email, video, messengers, and bots.
  • Bright Pattern also allows companies to measure and act on every interaction on every channel with embedded AI omnichannel quality management .

Vectorized Creates Redpanda, the Intelligent Data API Platform, backed by $15.5M initial funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners and GV

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 4:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vectorized, Inc. , the Intelligent Data API company, today announced the general availability of Redpanda, the Intelligent Data API Platform.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vectorized, Inc. , the Intelligent Data API company, today announced the general availability of Redpanda, the Intelligent Data API Platform.
  • Vectorized also announced $15.5 million in a combination of Seed and Series A funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners with participation by GV.
  • The funding will be used to accelerate product innovation, including Vectorized Cloud Services, and go-to-market activities.
  • We were excited to lead Vectorizeds initial seed financing with our friends at Haystack in 2019 to help bring his vision to reality.