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Lands’ End CEO Steps Down

Lands’ End CEO Steps Down

Federica Marchionni, the CEO of Lands’ End, has stepped down from her position effective immediately. The retailer’s Board of Directors has appointed Joseph Boitano and James Gooch as co-interim CEOs...

Target Digital Chief Resigns As E-Commerce Growth Slows

Target Digital Chief Resigns As E-Commerce Growth Slows

Only a month after Target saw its e-Commerce sales growth dip from 23% in Q1 to 16% in Q2, the retailer’s Chief Digital Officer, Jason Goldberger, has left the company....

American Apparel CEO Schneider Steps Down

American Apparel CEO Schneider Steps Down

American Apparel can’t seem to catch a break. After filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2015, and dealing with former CEO and Founder Dov Charney’s shady business, the apparel retailer...

Mergers & Acquisitions

Accenture To Acquire Kurt Salmon

Accenture To Acquire Kurt Salmon

Accenture has agreed to acquire global strategy consulting firm Kurt Salmon. Through the acquisition, Accenture will be able to expand its strategic capabilities in order to deliver end-to-end consulting services...

SPAR Expands Footprint To Brazil With New Momentum Acquisition

SPAR Expands Footprint To Brazil With New Momentum Acquisition

Merchandising and retail services provider SPAR Group has acquired ownership of New Momentum and New Momentum Services from The Interpublic Group. The new venture, called SPAR Brazil, will provide merchandising,...

Episerver Accelerates “Autonomous Personalization” With Peerius Acquisition

Episerver Accelerates “Autonomous Personalization” With Peerius Acquisition

Digital experience provider Episerver acquired London-based Peerius, a provider of intelligent cloud-based omnichannel personalization. The acquisition adds Peerius’ smart personalization technology to the Episerver Digital Experience Cloud. It also enables Episerver's...

Financial News

New FreshDirect Funding Shows Potential Of Online Grocery Sector

New FreshDirect Funding Shows Potential Of Online Grocery Sector

Online grocery delivery company FreshDirect has reeled in its greatest funding round yet: $189 million. The funding has to be a positive sign not only for FreshDirect's business but for...

Certona Raises $30 Million In Funding To Accelerate Expansion And Product Development

Certona Raises $30 Million In Funding To Accelerate Expansion And Product Development

Certona, a provider of omnichannel personalization solutions, has received a $30 million growth investment and minority recapitalization led by Primus Capital. The funds will help Certona expand its market share,...

Mobile Marketer Optimove Raises $20 Million

Mobile Marketer Optimove Raises $20 Million

Mobile marketing retention company Optimove has raised $20 million from Israel Growth Partners, a private equity investment firm that focuses on later stage investments. The platform helps businesses keep the...