Sunday, February 28, 2021
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Retail eCommerce news from week beginning 15 February 2021

This week @Sales_i partners with '@NaveoCommerce @Pepsico selects @e_fundamentals to support growth, @TruNarrative launches new identity products, @Copado gets investment, Linen brand Piglet selects #Brightpearl
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Full steam ahead for SAP

SAP has been busy winning eCommerce contracts across a range of sectors around the globe. The company has announced that entertainment retailer Virgin Megastore, motorcycle manufacturer Sundiro Honda have selected SAP...
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Post Office partners with Yoti and unveils digital identity services

Post Office is rolling-out of a suite of online and in-branch products in a new partnership with digital identity company Yoti. The rollout includes a free-to-use app that will combine customers’...
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Research highlights challenges of Salesforce DevOps in 2020

Copado has published its second “State of Salesforce DevOps” report. The report provides insight into the development practices that lead to high-performing organizations. The report found that software delivery performance declined...
Retail eCommerce news from week beginning 8 February 2021

Retail eCommerce news from week beginning 8 February 2021

This week '@SurveyMonkey announces GetFeedback’s integration with @Salesforce Commerce Cloud and @vtextruecloud buys @Workarea to expand in North America.
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Adobe launches new headless CMS tools to nurture digital experiences

One of the unexpected side effects of the pandemic has been the rise of the digital-first customer. New customers whose buying habits have entirely shifted online. In response, Adobe has announced...
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National resale clothing franchise launches online store

The ability for businesses to pivot during the Covid-19 pandemic has proven to be crucial to the survival of many. Clothes Mentor, one of the US fastest-growing women’s resale clothing franchise...
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KLWTT and iClick to offer Marketing-as-a-Service with Oracle Advertising

iClick Interactive Asia Group, an online marketing, enterprise data solutions provider in China has formed a partnership with KLWTT. The companies have chosen to collaborate with Oracle to offer its Oracle...
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Retail eCommerce news from week beginning 1 February 2021

Retail and eCommerce highlights this week include: Coresight Research predicts as many as 10,000 stores could close in the US this year. Jesta and Yuansfer form partnership to support global omnichannel...
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MetaCX launches integration hub to support B2B digital transformation

One of the fundamental challenges of business, is the fact that data is often held in disparate databases and platforms. To resolve this issue MetaCX, has launched MetaCX Integration Hub. The...


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Eseye announces deal and investment from TELUS

IoT connectivity solution provider Eseye has signed a strategic deal with TELUS. The deal sees TELUS invest US$23.6m in Eseye through its TELUS Ventures arm....
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Using the Average Function in Excel

This function, I believe, is overlooked by many. It’s there in the list under Autosum, but many people just ignore it and work far...
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When did Ataccama acquire Tellstory?

Ataccama has announced the acquisition of Tellstory, a data visualization start-up based in Slovakia. While there is little information about Tellstory, it seems to...
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What is SOAR and why should you care?

SOAR (security, orchestration, automation and response) is becoming more popular in security circles. But what is it? What does it do? Is it really...
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Forecast introduces Baseline feature

PPM vendor Forecast has introduced a new feature called Baseline to help organisations forecast project profitability more accurately. The solution aims to deliver profitability...
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Switzerland rises to top of global eCommerce table

Europe remains the most prepared region for eCommerce, according to UNCTAD's Business-to-Consumer (B2C) eCommerce Index 2020. However, there are wide gaps, and countries with...
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Research says US consumers miss in-store experience when shopping online

Shogun has published the results from its survey of 2,000 US-based consumers who purchased online within the past six months. The research highlights consumers...
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SOARDphish delivers real-time detection and remediation of phishing emails

Cyber Risk Aware has released SOARDphish. It is an automated solution response system for analysing emails. It looks at suspect emails reported by employees...
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Planview completes Changepoiont and Clarizen acquisition

Planview has completed the acquisition of Changepoint and Clarizen. The deal was first announced about six weeks ago and created a major force in...
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Crocs updates Global Retail platform with Aptos

Crocs, the casual footwear manufacturer has deployed Aptos customer engagement and merchandise management solutions across its global retail enterprise. By utilising Aptos’ cloud-based retail...
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Retail industry lags behind in customer experience strategy

Increasingly customer experience is seen as the key driver to retail digital success. NTT has published its Retail Guide to the Global Customer Experience...

Stablecoins: do they really have a role?

Stablecoins are attracting attention. Why? The value of most cryptocurrencies, especially Bitcoin, fluctuates - sometimes wildly. Virtual currencies aim to facilitate ever more secure...
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How much client and company data are you risking on email?

Email continues to be the main communication channel for organisations and, at the same time, a major threat to the business. That is one...
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Accelo reviews and previews product updates

Molly Flynn, Director, Product Management at Accelo, has taken a look at recent Acello enhancements and what customers might expect in upcoming releases. Flynn...