Tag: Acquisition

Advertising & Marketing, Technology

Google Ads Improves Automated Assets, Acquisition, More

March 7, 2023

Via: Practical Ecommerce

Google Ads has introduced helpful updates in the last month. These include automatic assets, value-based bidding, and interface design enhancements. Automatically Created Assets Google has long offered advertisers automated assets for responsive search ads. Advertisers can enable this option for […]


5 Strategies for Balancing Security, Acquisition, and Support Costs Without Sacrificing CX

October 11, 2022

Via: Joseph Saunders

Since its inception, the global pandemic has continued to have a long-lasting impact on how we buy, work, and also how our businesses operate.  As such, user behaviour has naturally evolved, leading to developments in customer experience (CX) to meet […]


B2B News for Monday, July 25. 2022:  Accenture Acquisition Highlights On-Shoring Trend, More HVAC Merger and Acquisition Activity

July 25, 2022

Via: B2B News Network

The long predicted on-shoring trend is starting to show in mergers and acquisitions. Accenture will acquire Eclipse Automation. Eclipse provides customized manufacturing automation and robotics solutions from its headquarters in Cambridge. Financial terms of the deal remain undisclosed. “Technology, data […]


B2B News for Thursday, June 16, 2022: 5G+ Ready to Deploy, Third Gravity Acquisition

June 16, 2022

Via: B2B News Network

In case current conditions have you confused, a recession is being predicted imminently. As a result, offers of employment to new graduates — especially foreign students who can’t fight back — and people whose skills are so in demand, they […]

Platforms, Technology

Bynder Acquires Content Operations Platform GatherContent

March 9, 2022

Via: CMSWire

Digital Asset Management (DAM) platform Bynder, headquartered in Amsterdam, announced the acquisition of UK-based GatherContent in a press release on March 3, 2022. Post-merge, Bynder has approximately 500 employees globally. Alice Deer, CEO and co-founder of GatherContent, will take charge […]


What’s Behind Microsoft’s Acquisition of Activision, Gaming? The Metaverse? Both?

January 26, 2022

Via: CMSWire

Since Microsoft announced that it intends to buy acquire Activision Blizzard in a $68.7 billion deal — the company’s biggest buy in history – there has been considerable speculation about Microsoft’s intentions and whether or not this is really about […]

Shipping & Fulfillment

Ryder System is set to acquire Whiplash in move to boost e-fulfillment network

December 14, 2021

Via: Logistics Management

Taking steps to expand its e-fulfillment network, Miami-based freight transportation and logistics services provider Ryder System Inc. said earlier this week it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Industry City, Calif.-based omnichannel fulfillment and logistics services provider. Ryder officials […]


MeritB2B Acquires Buyer Intent Signals Solution True Influence

December 7, 2021

Via: CMSWire

B2B data provider MeritB2B, announced its acquisition of True Influence last week. The company sees the acquisition as creating a “powerful and unique” to create — bringing together MeritB2B’s data, analytics and performance marketing capabilities with True Influence’s intent-based, AI-driven […]


WPP beefs up e-commerce push with acquisition, sustainability practice

December 6, 2021

Via: Marketing Dive

WPP’s latest moves demonstrate how agency holding companies are beefing up e-commerce capabilities and addressing related issues to meet brand needs as the pandemic continues to accelerate consumers’ e-commerce adoption. The acquisition of CCG will provide WPP with a software […]

Shipping & Fulfillment

Werner expands final mile portfolio with acquisition of NEHDS Logistics LLC

November 30, 2021

Via: Logistics Management

Omaha, Neb.-based Werner Enterprises, a lobal freight transportation and logistics services provider and the nation’s seventh-largest truckload carrier with more than $2.4 billion revenue last year, announced yesterday it has acquired Monroe, Conn.-based NEHDS Logistics LLC, a premium final mile […]


Sitecore Acquires Reflektion, 6Sense Acquires Fortella & More Customer Experience News

September 3, 2021

Via: CMSWire

Sitecore, a digital experience management software provider, has announced the acquisition of Reflektion, an AI-powered digital search platform. Reflektion’s software is designed to understand and predict patterns, context and needs of shoppers. Sitecore’s latest acquisition, its fourth of this year, […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

Paymentus agrees to acquire Payveris for $152M

August 11, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

Redmond, Wash.-based Paymentus, which says it completed about 200 million bill payments last year, provides its Instant Payment Network to clients in the healthcare, utilities, financial services and insurance industries, among others. Its services let clients offer digital bill payment […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

PayPal to acquire digital asset firm Curv

March 10, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

The acquisition follows PayPal’s recent expansion of its digital wallet capabilities, including enabling buying, selling and holding cryptocurrency. Read More on Payments Dive


HPE to Buy One-Time Rising Star Nimble for $1B Cash

March 10, 2017

Via: Ecommerce Times

Hewlett Packard Enterprise on Tuesday announced a deal to acquire flash storage firm Nimble Storage, once viewed as a darling of Wall Street, for US$12.50 a share in cash, or $1 billion. HPE also agreed to assume or pay out […]


Fitbit is reportedly buying Pebble to make decent smartwatches

December 2, 2016

Via: TheNextWeb

Fitbit is close to completing an acquisition of smartwatch brand Pebble, according to sources for both The Information and The Verge. If the reports are true, Fitbit would acquire Pebble’s assets, such as its operating system, but see the Pebble […]


Should Salesforce Buy NetSuite?

November 1, 2016

Via: Ecommerce Times

The recently released spreadsheet hacked from Salesforce board member Colin Powell’s email names multiple companies that Salesforce was at least considering acquiring. In the aftermath of the initial reports, it’s worth noticing that there were at least two enterprise resource […]


Verizon to Pay $4.8 Billion for Yahoo’s Core Business

July 25, 2016

Via: NYTimes Tech

Yahoo was the front door to the web for an early generation of internet users, and its services still attract a billion visitors a month. But the internet is an unforgiving place for yesterday’s great idea, and Yahoo has now […]

E-payment & Security

Global Payments acquires Realex Payments

March 26, 2015

Via: itCurated

Payment gateway Realex Payments has been sold to Global Payments. Realex Payments processes over 29 billion in payments for thousands of online and mobile businesses worldwide and will continue to do this as part of Global Payments, a provider of […]