Friday, May 20, 2022
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RELEX Formulates promotion planning with an acquisition

RELEX Solutions has acquired Formulate, a Swedish firm that delivers an enterprise analytics solution for evaluating, predicting and planning retail promotions. This strengthens its retail planning solutions and adds a solution...
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Acquia Research suggests UK public distrust of social media

Research published by Acquia highlight the UK’s public’s distrust of social media due to privacy concerns. 59% of UK consumers are reluctant to part with more data even if it means...
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15 key statistics from Salesforce’s State of Connected Customer Report

From a global pandemic to climate change to political strife. The transformative events of recent years have had an immense impact on customers' lives. With long-established norms a distant memory, customers...
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Retail and eCommerce news from the week beginning 2 May 2022

The multi-channel B2B ecommerce platform, Znode has release with new product release introduces features for payment and ordering while enhancing inventory, notifications, @Znode, #ecommerce, #retail
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New report reveals consumer demand for IOT enabled retail experiences

Wireless Logic Group has published the results of a new Censuswide report into the ongoing digitisation of consumer behaviour. The report examines the adoption of next level retail experiences. It examines...
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Publicis Groupe to acquire Profitero

Publicis Groupe has bought Profitero, a SaaS global eCommerce intelligence platform helping brands accelerate commerce sales and profitability. Profitero’s solutions provide actionable insights and product visibility to more than 4,000 brands...
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Tradeswell’s launches new public app on the Shopify App Store

Tradeswell has launched a new app in the Shopify App Store. The app is designed to make onboarding and integration into the platform seamless for both existing clients who are expanding...
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Retail and eCommerce news from the week beginning 25 April 2022

The UK's largest digital jeweller Astley Clarke has signed up to Brightpearl’s dedicated Retail Operating System, @brightpearl,@astleyClarke,#ecommerce,#retail
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Mobiquity and Stripe partner to provide payment processing experiences

Mobiquity has announced a new partnership with Stripe, a financial infrastructure platform for businesses. The company is a digital consultancy that designs and delivers digital products and services for the world's...
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WPP expands into eCommerce with the launch of ‘Everymile’

WPP has launched 'Everymile' – expanding its offer with a new fully managed service. Everymile will provide brands with an outsourced direct-to-consumer (DTC) ecommerce solution. The new venture builds on WPP's existing...


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To Infinity and beyond for IoT with Eseye

Eseye has announced its next-generation IoT platform. The Eseye Infinity IoT Platform delivers a future-proof connectivity platform that has the flexibility and scalability to...
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Software AG offers a free sustainability extension to ARIS

Software AG has launched ARIS for sustainability. The free accelerator solution requires a subscription to ARIS, its business process analysis (BPA) and management software...
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IDs to remain phygital for the time being

IDs are to remain phygital for now, despite the rise in virtual IDs, claims Veridos. It sees a future where sovereign documents will all...
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Applying crime theory to cyber extortion

What is crime theory? Why does it matter to cybersecurity? In particular, what can it teach us about reducing crime and how we rethink...
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Retail focuses on the elusive customer

It is probably little surprise that a recent report from Jitterbit highlights the importance of the customer to small and medium-sized retailers. The report...
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What sort of open source licence is your database?

Open source software makes up a substantial amount of the software in use today. But expectations of what open source means are changing. It...
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Planview makes Tasktop its first acquisition of 2022

Planview has revealed its first acquisition in 2022. It cited the acquisition of Value Stream Management vendor Tasktop as strategic. While neither party disclosed...
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Fluid Commerce delivers eCommerce boost to Charming Beads

Charming Beads, a family-run online retail business that sells jewellery-making supplies such as gemstones, beads, and pendants, has selected Fluid Commerce to power its...
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Blancco sanitises Chromebooks so they can be reused

Data erasure specialists Blancco has announced that its Blancco Drive Eraser product can now sanitise your Chromebooks. The new capability, Blancco Chromebook Erasure, means...
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Percona announces general availability of the Percona Platform

At Percona Live, Percona has announced the general availability of the Percona Platform. Percona describes it as "A unified experience for developers and database...
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Retail is transforming with omnichannel and sustainability important

In a small survey of 100 respondents, Red Ant, the retail platform vendor, has unearthed some interesting insights into the state of retail. The...
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Brits still failing when it comes to password hygiene

Brits are still failing badly when it comes to password hygiene according to a new study by Beyond Identity. It seems one in four...
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Kantata rises for the new dawn of Kimble and Mavenlink

Kantata is the new brand name for the combined organisations comprising Mavenlink and Kimble Applications. Kantata instantly becomes a major force in the professional...
Blockchain Catch-up

Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up 2022-Week 19

This is Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ 2022-Week 19. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be comprehensive but...