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Astound Commerce Extends Partnership With Klarna To Enable Flexible Payment Options To U.S Retail Partners
Astound Commerce Extends Partnership With Klarna To Offer BNPL Options To US Retailers

Global digital commerce solution provider, Astound Commerce, has extended its partnership agreement with Klarna, to offer flexible payment services and marketing tools, including Klarna’s interest-free “Pay in 4” service, to its U.S.…

Fabric Appoints Karen Brewer As Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Office
Fabric Appoints Karen Brewer As Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Office

Retail technology platform, Fabric, has appointed Karen Brewer as its executive vice president and chief marketing officer.  In her new role, Brewer will focus on accelerating growth and help build customer and partner success…

Pinterest Now Lets Influencers Monetize Shoppable Pins
Pinterest Now Lets Influencers Monetize Shoppable Pins

Pinterest is looking to cut itself a larger share of the $14 billion global influencer marketing business by enabling content creators to monetize pins. The social media platform is now offering support…

Selfridges Is Up For Sale
Selfridges Is Up For Sale

British luxury department store, Selfridges, will soon be put up for sale at a starting price of $5.52 billion. The company operates 25 retail locations globally, including four in the U.K. –…

Starbucks To Exit South Korean Market
Starbucks To Exit South Korean Market

Coffee giant Starbucks is exiting its $2 billion joint venture in the South Korean market to focus more on other fast-growing international markets. The company is selling its stake to local partners…

Express Launches Community Commerce Program To Amplify eCommerce Sales
Express Launches Community Commerce Program To Amplify eCommerce Sales

Fashion apparel retailer, Express, has launched its very own social commerce offering dubbed Express Community Commerce, enabling fashion enthusiasts to style, inspire and earn commission through its products. The program offers members…

Klarna Goes In On Social Commerce With Acquisition Of Influencer Marketing Platform APPRL
Klarna Goes In On Social Commerce With Acquisition Of Influencer Marketing Platform APPRL

Swedish buy now, pay later (BNPL) solution provider, Klarna, has acquired Stockholm-based SaaS platform, APPRL, to enable content creators to work seamlessly with retailers and offer an immersive and informative content-driven shoppable…

Slice Appoints New CFO
Slice Appoints New CFO

Pizza ordering platform Slice has announced the appointment of Jayant Mittal as its new chief financial officer. “We are excited to have Jayant join Slice. His broad financial and strategic experience, particularly his…

US Retailers’ Trillion Dollar Checkout Conversion Problem
US Retailers’ Trillion Dollar Checkout Conversion Problem

Whether consumers are buying groceries or clothing and accessories, their shopping and payment preferences have undergone a seismic change over the course of the last 16 months.  Digital and mobile shopping that…

Perfect Corp.’s 3D AR Jewelry And Eyewear Fashion Tech Solution Awarded 2021 Product Of The Year
Perfect Corp.’s Jewelry And Eyewear Fashion Tech Solution Awarded 2021 Product Of The Year

Global beauty and fashion tech provider, Perfect Corp. was awarded the “Product of the Year” award for its 3D augmented reality (AR)-powered virtual try-on solution at the 2021 Sales and Technology Marketing Awards, also…

thredUP Launches European Expansion With Remix Acquisition
ThredUP Eyes European Expansion With Remix Acquisition

Online resale platform, thredUP, has acquired European fashion resale company, Remix, in an effort to fuel its growth and expand its reach into the European market. “We’ve long admired thredUP’s leadership in the…

Mercari Partners With Uber Direct To Offer Nationwide Delivery

Resale marketplace, Mercari, announced its partnership with Uber to expand access to its contactless delivery service, Mercari Local, across the United States. The company is leveraging Uber’s fulfillment logistics service to match…