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Vivitek’s NovoDSmini is set to Deliver Maximum Digital Signage Performance for SMEs

Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, May 2, 2018 - Small to medium-sized enterprises ranging from cafes, hairdressers, beauty salons, garages, small retailers and even office reception areas, are now set to become even more vibrant thanks to the introduction of Vivitek’s new NovoDSmini digital signage solution. Ideally suited to all SMEs - whatever their line of business – the NovoDSmini brings the benefits of affordable, easy-to-use indoor digital signage to small companies who want to liven up... Source: RealWire

SML RFID to exhibit at Retail Business Technology Expo 2018

-SML RFID is exhibiting at Europe’s leading event for retail on 2-3 May 2018-UK - May 2nd, 2018 - SML RFID, global leader in delivering high-performance and high quality encoded RFID tags for the majority of successful RFID retail projects, has today announced it is exhibiting at Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE). The company will be on stand #E130 where it will be showcasing its range of RFID solutions, including certified RFID-enabled tags and its... Source: RealWire

Ultima Displays Launches Zenith, An All-In-One Display Case

Cost-effective and versatile storage solution gives customers a two-in-one resultCorby, UK, 4 October 2018 – Ultima Displays, Europe’s leading one-stop solutions and hardware provider has today launched Zenith - a brand new, multi-purpose, storage case that accommodates popups or stealth tension banner systems. The lockable, heavy-duty wheeled case can also house multiple products in one case, making transport to events easier. Additional flexibility is provided with an optional wooden top that can be added and... Source: RealWire

Ultima Displays Launches Mantis - World's First Multifunctional Roller Banner Of Its Kind

Cost-effective and flexible design gives customers a two-in-one solutionCorby, UK, 5 July 2018 - Mantis - a revolutionary multifunctional roller banner with a patent-pending top rail design which gives exhibitors a two-in-one solution - has been launched by Ultima Displays, Europe’s leading one-stop solutions and hardware provider. As the newest addition to Ultima Displays’ Economy range, which offers modern, versatile and elegantly designed products to accommodate all budgets, Mantis is the first roller banner of... Source: RealWire

Ultima Displays introduces Modulate™ – its most versatile display stand to date

Innovative and adaptable: Modulate™ provides an attention-grabbing solution for any scenarioCorby, UK, 9 January 2019 – Modulate™ – a brand new, reconfigurable, multi-purpose range of tubular frames designed to increase the flexibility of display stands – is the latest innovation to be launched by Ultima Displays, Europe’s leading one-stop solutions and hardware provider.Combining the best features of two of Ultima Displays’ most renowned and successful product lines, Formulate and Modular Vector, Modulate™ consists of a... Source: RealWire

Panasonic unveils 4K entry displays for collaborative content

Panasonic Business has completed the expansion of its 4K display range which was originally launched at ISE 2019, with the CQ1 series featuring six new models for use in collaborative spaces.Available from 43 to 86 inches, the series will provide high picture quality with 4K resolution (3840 x 2160) and support 4K/60p signals to create engaging imagery with intricate detail for presentations and information display in meeting rooms, classrooms, and offices.All displays feature 400 cd/m2... Source: RealWire

Exterity selects Ekioh's TV Browser for its range of IP video products

10th April 2018, Cambridge, UK: Ekioh announced today that Exterity, a leading provider of IP video and digital signage technologies, has selected Ekioh's TV Browser to be built into its range of IPTV and digital signage solutions. Products are already being deployed in corporate offices, hospitals, hotels, casinos and airports through the world using the two companies' technologies.Ekioh's TV Browser is specifically designed for use on embedded silicon, providing extensive support for the latest W3C... Source: RealWire

Vestcom International, Inc. Acquires Integrated Retail Limited

Little Rock, Ark.— July 11, 2018—Vestcom, the leading provider of technology-enabled shelf-edge media solutions to the retail and consumer products industry, today announced the acquisition of Integrated Retail Limited (“iRex”), the UK-based retail technology company best-known for its multimedia pricing system iRexM3.The addition of iRex’s innovative solutions to Vestcom’s industry leading platform will benefit current and future clients by delivering clear and consistent content to the shelf edge via multiple forms of media, including digital,... Source: RealWire

OKI Europe to Unveil Latest Innovations at VISCOM Italia 2018

Label Printing, wide format, speciality print and visual communications will be the primary focus for OKI Europe (Hall 12, stand F39/G32) at the expo in MilanEgham, Surrey, 11th October 2018 – OKI Europe Ltd will unveil its latest revenue boosting innovations at VISCOM Italia taking place in Milan, 18-20 October 2018. Businesses from across the graphic arts sector from retailers to sign makers and beyond, can experience OKI’s pioneering technology first-hand, from digital LED innovations... Source: RealWire

Digital Display Content and Device Management Made Easy with Vivitek’s NovoDS Cloud

Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, June 13, 2018 - Convenience and flexibility are the benefits unlocked by Vivitek’s new NovoDS Cloud, an optional cloud-based service that enables device and content management of Vivitek’s NovoDS family of digital signage solutions. Vivitek’s NovoDS range – comprising the NovoDS-4K, NovoDS and NovoDSmini – is an easy-to-use digital signage content creation and management solution that doesn’t require any technical or programming skills. Capable of creating a real visual impact, NovoDS is... Source: RealWire

Ultima Displays Launches Its Exclusive Vision Banner Range

Unique to the portable display market, the full range of Vision Banners will be unveiled for the first time at Sign & Digital in Birmingham (24-26 April, 2018)Corby, UK, 16 April 2018 – Ultima Displays, Europe’s leading one-stop solutions and hardware providers, has launched its new ‘Vision’ Banner range, a modern, sleek and elegantly designed range of display solutions. Offering a solution for all needs and budgets, the Vision Banner range is designed to display... Source: RealWire

Veea launches VeeaHub Smart Store™ designed for retail applications and solutions

New Hub Expands Internet Connectivity through a Single DeviceNEW YORK, NY & BATH, UK – December 17, 2018 Veea Inc., a leading edge company in smart products and applications, announced today the availability of VeeaHub Smart Store. The VeeaHub Smart Store is a complete hardware and software solution, replacing existing WiFi access points and other on-premise point solutions, through a single convergence device. The VeeaHub Smart Store is part of a series of edge connecting... Source: RealWire

Avius Signs Deal with Iconic US Department Store Chain

Avius customer feedback will help drive retail sales this ChristmasLondon, 19th November, 2018: Avius (avius.com), a UK tech company that provides insights to improve customer satisfaction, today announced the launch of its customer experience feedback solution with one of the USA’s most iconic premium department store chains.Avius has installed its survey kiosks in the store’s changing rooms to collect unique customer insights that are used to improve overall customer experience. Such tech has already enabled... Source: RealWire

OKI Europe boosts performance for ColorPainter users with launch of Media Profiles platform

Over 14,000 free-to-access media profiles are now available for OKI ColorPainter users, saving them time and costs, while optimising the match between printer and material Egham, 21 November 2018 - OKI Europe has launched a dedicated database for ColorPainter users with over 14,000 media profiles, giving registered users fast, free access to accurate media and colour management settings and unlocking new revenue opportunities for graphic arts businesses and creative organisations.Developed by OKI in conjunction with... Source: RealWire

Gift Universe Group choose iRexM3 as their multimedia pricing system

London, 25 June 2018: Gift Universe Group, the fast-growing gifts and gadget retailer, whose brands include Menkind and RED5, today announced that they have chosen Integrated Retail's iRexM3 as their multimedia pricing system.Gift Universe has grown consistently and impressively in the highly competitive gifts and gadgets market, and this growth is even more striking against a backdrop of the highly publicised difficulties and challenges in today's retail market.Gift Universe has achieved this growth through canny... Source: RealWire

BIXOLON Launches XD3-40d Desktop Label Printer to the European Market

Introducing the First Model from its NEW Entry-Level Desktop Label Printing RangeBIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the XD3-40d, a 4-inch (118mm) Direct Thermal Barcode and Label Printer from its new XD3 entry-level desktop printing range to the European Market. Featuring a compact design, key industry features and competitive pricing, ideal for labelling applications within Manufacturing, Retail, Warehousing... Source: RealWire

Star Micronics strengthens its Senior Management Team with appointment of Mark Lloyd as Sales Director EMEA

High Wycombe, UK, 4 September 2019 - International POS printer manufacturer Star Micronics announces the appointment of Mark Lloyd as Sales Director EMEA. Mark brings a wealth of business expertise to a pivotal role that will reinforce and expand Star’s presence across the EMEA region. With Star’s reputation and sustained sales growth year on year, Mark will work with the EMEA sales team to strengthen and develop new partnerships with end users, resellers and software... Source: RealWire

AI-powered flexible work platform, Catapult, launches in Germany

BERLIN, DE – 5th August 2019. Catapult, the UK-based flexible work platform that caters to hospitality and retail employers, has celebrated its Germany launch in Berlin. The event was held at Berlin’s STATE Studio and with a guest list including hospitality and retail leaders from Crowne Plaza, Sheraton, Zara, Allianz, Swissotel Berlin, Vapiano, Motel One, METRO and many more. Catapult’s app and platform uses behavioural science and AI to match highly skilled and experienced part-time... Source: RealWire

epay partners with Promotional Payments Solutions (PPS) to provide real-time validation of paper coupons in the UK and Ireland

epay today announced a new service that eliminates the issues retailers face when validating and reconciling the billions worth of national paper coupons that are processed annually across the UK and Ireland.Through a partnership with Promotional Payments Solutions (PPS), epay’s retailers now have access to a “Real-Time Paper” and “Digital Coupon Redemption Service”. The new epay-PPS system validates, redeems, and settles coupons with a scan of its barcode in real time. Retailers no longer need... Source: RealWire

BIXOLON Launches SPP-L410 Mobile Label Printer to the European Market

Compact, Rugged Mobile Label Printing SolutionBIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the SPP-L410 4-inch (112mm) Mobile Label Printer to the European Market. Featuring a compact and durable design at a competitive price point, the SPP-L410 is ideal for label printing applications within the Retail, Warehousing, Manufacturing and Logistics markets.Sporting an ergonomic, lightweight design weighing just 530g, offers 112mm... Source: RealWire

OKI Europe’s C800 Series Wins Print IT Reseller’s Editor’s Choice Award

The smallest A3 digital colour printer on the market comes out on top in the publication’s awardsEgham, 10 July 2019 – OKI Europe’s C800 Series of ultra-compact A3 colour printers has received the Editor’s Choice Award from Print IT Reseller. The C800 Series provides true value for businesses that typically outsource print jobs, by enabling them to produce professional results quickly and affordably in-house. “It’s been some time since we have seen a new workplace... Source: RealWire

SML RFID Opens New Retail Ideation Space in Plano, Texas

RFID Solutions provider showcases technology innovations and convergence environment for retail market12 June 2019: SML, the leading global item-level RFID solutions provider, has announced today the launch of its new Retail Ideation Space (RIS) in Plano, Texas. Accelerating market demands for Item-Level RFID and other advanced technologies that are driving a New Era in Retailing has created the need for a real-world collaboration space. Retailers can utilize the RIS to learn about and test some... Source: RealWire

New App visualizes the menu

A new App to support restaurants and their guests.A newly developed App for the visualization of menus supports the gastronome in the communication of its menus and sets new standards for customer friendliness in gastronomy! With the "VISYT App" the appetite comes before eating. The smartphone scans the QR code from the menu and visually displays the menu with all relevant information. The patents for this type of QR code recording have already been applied... Source: RealWire

Koin Rewards & Fidel bring loyalty and card-linking together to reward meaningful behaviours for the greater good

Ethical rewards platform enables merchants to reward customers for sustainable shopping using Fidel’s card linking API17th July 2019, London: Having just announced their Seedrs crowdfunding campaign, Koin Rewards, the ethical rewards platform built on the blockchain, today announces that it has partnered with card linking API Fidel to build a responsible and sustainable rewards programme for shoppers.Koin Rewards is working with Fidel to build a community of merchants and members based upon shared ethical behaviours.... Source: RealWire

SML Delivers Item-Level RFID Solutions to 1,000s of Global Retail Stores using Microsoft Azure

18th June 2019: SML, a global leader in delivering item-level RFID solutions for the retail market, today announced the successful results of its collaboration with Microsoft. The combination of SML’s Clarity® application platform and Microsoft Azure is enabling 1,000s of retail stores around the globe to enhance inventory accuracy above 98%, resulting in an increase in sales and improved customer service. SML is a trusted technology partner for the largest global brands who are using... Source: RealWire

BIXOLON Launches BK3-31 Kiosk Printer to the European Market

Compact, Flexible Open Frame Printing Solution for the Kiosk MarketBIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the BK3-31. A compact, flexible and highly reliable 3-inch (up to 80mm) open frame printing mechanism ideal for a range of kiosk printing applications including parking tickets, self-service terminals, train ticketing, receipting and more. Designed for standalone self-service kiosk installations, the BK3-31 direct... Source: RealWire

SML Announces RFID TotalCare™ to enable retailers and brand owners to simplify RFID adoption and maximize returns

22 August 2019 - Plano, Texas: SML RFID, the leading full-service RFID solution provider, has today announced the launch of its RFID TotalCare™ offering, an all-in-one systemic package of its item-level RFID tagging and software solutions. This is aimed to better serve retailers by simplifying compliance, adoption, reducing risk and maximizing value across a range of retail environments. It is estimated that 12% of the retail apparel and footwear market will have implemented RFID by... Source: RealWire

EMD to launch International Data Sharing

Industrial partners offered access to exclusive sales data from core members like Kaufland International, Globus International, ESD Italia, Euromadi Spain or Lenta RussiaThe new international data pool will be made available as early as in 2020Pfäffikon, 23 August. The international associated group EMD, with headquarters in Pfäffikon/Switzerland, is preparing an extra service providing an added value to its industrial partners worldwide: already starting from 2020, manufacturers of branded products will be able to access directly... Source: RealWire

Star Micronics demonstrates range of POS, mobile and Cloud-based POS innovations with 6 Software and Payment Partners at RetailEXPO 2019

High Wycombe, UK, 29 April 2019 At RetailEXPO 2019 (1 - 2 May, Olympia London), international POS printer manufacturer Star Micronics will be demonstrating how its latest POS, mobile and Cloud-based POS innovations have been successfully integrated by a number of software and payment partners on Stand 5E10. The broad spectrum of partners that have selected Star’s extensive range of unique and innovative solutions confirms its position as the POS printer manufacturer of choice for... Source: RealWire

Introducing the BIXOLON XT5-40 Industrial Desktop Label Printer

BIXOLON’s First High Performance Industrial Label Printer for the European MarketBIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, a leading global Mobile, Label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the XT5-40 high performance, robust, Thermal Transfer industrial desktop label printer to the European Logistics, Manufacturing and Warehouse Industries.Designed for high volume printing applications, the XT5-40 offers various media widths up to 4-inch (114mm) with its flexible media guide. Available as XT5-40... Source: RealWire

Looking to hire 30,000, Amazon plans nationwide job fairs

The online shopping giant is holding job fairs across the country next week, aiming to hire more than 30,000 people by early next year.

Shopify to buy warehouse technology provider for $450 mln

Shopify unveiled plans in June to spend $1 billion to run a warehousing network in the United States to take on the likes of Amazon.com Inc and eBay Inc.

Jack Ma officially retires as Alibaba's chairman

Ma, 55, founded Alibaba in 1999 to connect Chinese exporters to American retailers.

Paytm clocks up over 1.2 bn merchant transactions in Q1

Digital payments major Paytm on Monday said that it has processed over 1.2 billion merchant payments in this fiscal's first quarter, apart from P2P and money transfer transactions, enabling it to maintain its leading position in offline payments.

Amazon bets big on India with mega-office

The US retail giant launched its first site in the country in 2013 and is locked in a fierce battle with Walmart, which bought a 77-per cent share in local e-commerce behemoth Flipkart for $16 billion last year.

End of an era for Alibaba as China's corporate icon Jack Ma retires at 55

Ma was a cash-strapped entrepreneur when someone showed him the internet on a 1990s trip to the United States.

Flipkart’s parent adds Rs 1,616 crore to cart ahead of sales

​​This is the second fund infusion after January, when Flipkart pumped Rs 1,431 crore into the wholesale unit, which purchases goods in bulk from manufacturers and sells them to preferred sellers.

Amazon opens its homepage to display ads

WATCH OUT: Firm is in a race with Google and Facebook for ad spends this festive season.

Tearful Jack Ma bids Alibaba farewell with rock star show

A tearful Jack Ma formally left Alibaba, donning a guitar and a rock star wig at an event for employees.

Online retailer, Stalkbuylove, runs out of cash as funding tap goes dry

Customers, influencers and vendors take to social media to protest against unpaid dues.

Amazon India expands delivery network ahead of festive sales

​​ The company, which is locked in a battle for market leadership in India against Walmart-owned Flipkart, said it also has close to 23,000 retail outlets that carry out last-mile delivery stores under its 'I Have Space' programme.

Amazon kiosks in edu campus, offices soon

Amazon India VP (customer fulfilment) Akhil Saxena said the e-tailer is setting up offline kiosks in education institutes like IIM-Ahmedabad, Lovely Professional University and large office parks such as Manyata Tech Park in Bengaluru.

Infibeam Avenues to demerge SME e-commerce service, marketplace business

Through the demerger, Infibeam will continue to focus on digital payments and e-commerce enterprise platform solutions.

Amazon extends food tie-up with British supermarket Morrisons

Periodically mooted as a possible bidder for Morrisons, Amazon has been slowly extending its food service in Britain, but market research firm Kantar Worldpanel estimates its market share is so far less than 1%.

Flipkart expands private brands selection ahead of festive sale

​​This year, the number of products has increased to over 200,000 as the brand prepares to be the one-stop destination for customers’ small needs this festive period, the company said in a statement.

Myntra eyes video, kirana stores

Myntra is planning to acquire and retain customers in small towns by focusing on videos.

Customer ratings to play larger role in sellers' sales on Snapdeal

Each buyer on Snapdeal can rate their purchases, rating them between 1-5 stars.The rating for each product, along with the number of users who have rated the product is displayed to all users on the marketplace.

Confederation of All India Traders seeks ban on Amazon, Flipkart's festive season sale

CAIT also demanded a "blanket ban" on such sales and asked government to probe violation of FDI norms.

Flipkart expands delivery reach by 80% for large appliances

The company claims that it has increased its reach to around 19,200 PIN codes from about 10,660 codes in 2018 for delivery of large appliances.

Lower discounts, economic slump take toll: Click-wait for ecommerce as consumers put off buys

Spending on online shopping sites down by a fifth in first half of 2019, says Kantar report.

RiskIQ launches JavaScript threats solution amidst surge in attacks on e-commerce web assets

August 2, 2019 – RiskIQ, the global leader in attack surface management, today announced the launch of RiskIQ JavaScript Threats Module to ensure customer trust in e-commerce by protecting organisations’ high-traffic payment pages from JavaScript attacks. The module is part of a comprehensive platform for reducing threats to organisations’ internet attack surfaces. JavaScript Threats is the only enterprise-scale product trusted by the largest financial and e-commerce companies and powered by the threat intelligence of industry-leading... Source: RealWire

Barnebys launches new auction software “Skeleton”

Skeleton gives power back to auction houses and revolutionises the online bidding marketLONDON – 3 September 2019 – Barnebys, the leading search engine for art, design, antiques and collectibles, today announced the launch of Skeleton. The software caters to the specific needs of the traditionally supply-driven auction industry and aims to make the life of auctioneers easier.Skeleton empowers small and mid-sized auction houses to retain their brand identity and makes online auctions simpler and more... Source: RealWire

Consumers demand sustainable fashion – but won’t pay more for it, new research finds

Survey identifies top five ways consumers want fashion to become more sustainableNew research suggests over half (52%) of consumers in the UK and US want the fashion industry to become more sustainable, with calls for reduced packaging and fair pay for workers among their top demands. But only 29% of these consumers say they will pay more for sustainably-made versions of the same items.And despite many clothing manufacturers and retailers already taking steps to become... Source: RealWire

Search marketing agency iThinkMedia rebrands as Honcho

Hertfordshire-based search marketing agency rebrands to reflect its leading experience in retail and automotive sectorsHertfordshire - June 2019: Digital agency iThinkMedia – which offers Search Engine Marketing solutions – today announces its rebrand to become Honcho. This change is to reflect its leading status and niche ambition as an automotive and retail agency, and to adapt to changing times in the industry.“Search has evolved massively over the last 10 years and continues to do so... Source: RealWire

Redbox Digital delivers scalable, robust omnichannel capability for Saudi's largest pharmacy retail chain, Nahdi

- Nahdi sees a boost in traffic and conversions following launch -Jeddah – 10th April 2019. Redbox Digital has delivered Saudi’s biggest pharmacy retail chain, Nahdi, a complete omnichannel commerce experience for its customers through retail stores and digital channels, across 143 cities. In its first week following the launch, the pharmacy retail chain saw the highest ever traffic to its site, the best conversion rates and the best average basket size value.The new omnichannel... Source: RealWire

SML RFID Opens New Retail Ideation Space in Plano, Texas

RFID Solutions provider showcases technology innovations and convergence environment for retail market12 June 2019: SML, the leading global item-level RFID solutions provider, has announced today the launch of its new Retail Ideation Space (RIS) in Plano, Texas. Accelerating market demands for Item-Level RFID and other advanced technologies that are driving a New Era in Retailing has created the need for a real-world collaboration space. Retailers can utilize the RIS to learn about and test some... Source: RealWire

B-Stock Supply buyer base is growing 30% each month as demand for secondary market merchandise increases across Europe

By leveraging online marketplaces retailers can reduce the amount of returned and excess stock that is sent to landfill while offsetting loss, says B-StockLondon, UK, 15 May 2019: B-Stock, the world’s largest marketplace for returned, excess and other liquidation merchandise, has today announced that the number of European buyers registered on its B-Stock Supply Europe marketplace is growing an average of 30% each month. This reflects a growing demand for products on the secondary market... Source: RealWire

Kan Ltd Selects Vissensa for Cloud Computing

ChallengesKan Ltd approached Vissensa when their trusted onsite physical server, hosted in their Hampshire office, reached the limits of its ability to reliably support the demands of the business. The challenge was to migrate an important legacy application from the older technology to a modern operating environment without disrupting the company’s external website ordering systems that was linked to the application.As part of the migration, Kan wanted to improve their business continuity by ensuring that... Source: RealWire

John Lewis: Cheapest retailer for Smartphones

A study carried out by Minderest, the price intelligence firm, shows that John Lewis, the British giant, and Amazon, are the most competitive retailers when buying a mobile phone. A sample of 133 mobile phones in stock in Amazon UK and Google Shopping were analysed on 12th of April, simulating what a consumer would find looking for an online mobile phone. The sellers captured via Google Shopping with the most offers were: John Lewis, Currys,... Source: RealWire

Koin Rewards & Fidel bring loyalty and card-linking together to reward meaningful behaviours for the greater good

Ethical rewards platform enables merchants to reward customers for sustainable shopping using Fidel’s card linking API17th July 2019, London: Having just announced their Seedrs crowdfunding campaign, Koin Rewards, the ethical rewards platform built on the blockchain, today announces that it has partnered with card linking API Fidel to build a responsible and sustainable rewards programme for shoppers.Koin Rewards is working with Fidel to build a community of merchants and members based upon shared ethical behaviours.... Source: RealWire

Twitter and Facebook worst channels for retail customer experience, finds research by Eptica

Study shows fashion and food retailers focus customer service efforts on the webReading, UK, 22 May 2019 – Retailers are neglecting social media when it comes to customer service, and are not listening to consumers to drive customer experience improvements, according to the 2019 Eptica Digital Trust Study.The Study found that while retailers successfully answered 59% of routine queries asked via web self service, chat, email, Facebook and Twitter, there were wide variations in performance... Source: RealWire

Minderest analyzes Amazon Prime Day: Just how good were their offers?

The awaited Amazon Prime Day is in its fifth worldwide edition, held on July 15th and 16th, a wave of offers from what is already known as "Summer Black Friday". Undoubtedly an unmissable event for lovers of online shopping and at the same time a way for Amazon to gain more Prime subscribers, as only prime members could access the promotions. According to official figures, over 175 million products were sold in 18+ countries, but... Source: RealWire

TravelPerk introduces FlexiPerk - making business travel more flexible than ever before

TravelPerk’s brand new business travel product FlexiPerk gives businesses and travelers unprecedented flexibility by making any booking (flight, hotel, car, train) refundable, no matter the costCurrently in beta, FlexiPerk has been trialled by SumUp, Picnic, and other customers, saving an average of 26% for each business New product delivers on TravelPerk’s mission to bring about a new age of flexibility for the business traveler, following closure of $104 million Series C Barcelona, 25th July 2019:... Source: RealWire

Fintech Nomanini raises $4m in funding round led by Standard Bank

Through the strategic investment, Standard Bank has launched a mobile application, powered by Nomanini, which offers underserved informal retailers financial services for the first timeCAPE TOWN, 27th August 2019—Nomanini, the pioneering fintech platform for the informal retail ecosystem, has today announced a $4m funding round led by Standard Bank, Africa’s largest bank, and completed by Goodwell Investments, an Amsterdam-based investment firm focused on fintech and financial inclusion. Through the terms of the strategic investment, Standard... Source: RealWire

Successful first-half of 2019 for digital DIY platform fabfab

Europe's leading digital do-it-yourself platform is growing at double-digit rates and continues to gain market shareGrowing in all European core markets Significant increase in profit marginTeam expansion by ten percentSchenefeld. fabfab, Europe's leading company in the do-it-yourself online market, recorded double-digit sales growth in the first half of 2019. With an international revenue share of more than 50 percent, fabfab is growing in all European core markets. Essential for the growth of the DIY platform... Source: RealWire