eCommerce Industry News (57)

News from the ecommerce and digital retail technology industry, from vendors, retailers and brands.

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Shopify reports $2.9bn full year results 2020

Shopify 2020 results snapshot

February 17th, 2021. Shopify (NYSE : SHOP) has released its 2020 Q4 and full year financial results, with a staggering $977.7m revenue in Q4, up 94% from Q4 2019, for a 2020 total revenue of $2,929.5m, up 86% on 2019. Its customers transacted $41.1bn through…

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News - Salesforce adds Payments service to Commerce Cloud

Screenshot of Salesforce Payments configuration

February 16th, 2021. Salesforce, a member of our ecommerce platform shortlist in the "Dominant" category, has announced its Spring '21 release includes a new Payments service, offering a pre-integrated payment service. Once implemented in a Salesforce B2C Commerce Cloud webstore, the new Commerce Cloud Payments…

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News - VTEX acquires Workarea and WebLinc

February 10th, 2021. VTEX, the São Paulo-based B2C, B2B and marketplace ecommerce platform vendor, has announced the acquisition of Workarea, owners of the Philadelphia, PA-based WebLinc Commerce platform which itself is a B2C ecommerce platform, with emerging B2B capability, with an open source core. The…

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News - Ferguson has selected multiple Salesforce platforms

February 8th, 2021. Salesforce has announced that Ferguson, the $21.8bn revenue US-based, but London Stock Exchange-listed, distributor of plumbing and HVAC equipment and supplies, has selected multiple of its platforms to power an upcoming digital transformation program. The selected platforms include Salesforce Sales Cloud, Salesforce…

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