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Radius8 Expands Management Team, Adding New Senior Operations VP

Radius8 Expands Management Team, Adding New Senior Operations VP

Radius8 has appointed Donny Askin to the newly created position of Senior VP of Operations. Askin has more than 40 years of experience in retail and commerce technology. He currently serves...

Shopgate Appoints New VP Of Strategic Partnerships And Business Development

Shopgate Appoints New VP Of Strategic Partnerships And Business Development

Shopgate has appointed Tiffany Spizzo as its VP of Strategic Partnerships and Business Development. In this role, Spizzo will be responsible for building out the company’s mobile commerce ecosystem. Additionally, Spizzo...

Dollar Tree Promotes New CEO As Sasser Moves To Board

Dollar Tree Promotes New CEO As Sasser Moves To Board

One of retail’s biggest discount powerhouses has started its succession plan. Bob Sasser, President and CEO of Dollar Tree since 2004, has retired from the position and will assume the...

Mergers & Acquisitions

Mojix And CXignited Merge To Expand Global Solution

Mojix And CXignited Merge To Expand Global Solution

Mojix, an RFID and IOT platform solutions provider, has merged with CXignited, a product digitalization application provider. The combined entity will operate under the Mojix name, with Dan Doles remaining as...

Albertsons-Plated Acquisition: Will It Create A Domino Effect For The Meal Kit Segment?

Albertsons-Plated Acquisition: Will It Create A Domino Effect For The Meal Kit Segment?

Albertsons Co., the second largest supermarket chain in the U.S. by store count, is jumping into the $5 billion meal kit delivery market, acquiring Plated for an undisclosed sum. Plated...

Walgreens To Buy 1900+ Rite Aid Stores For $4.4 Billion

Walgreens To Buy 1900+ Rite Aid Stores For $4.4 Billion

Nearly two years after initially announcing a merger with Rite Aid, Walgreens has finally received regulatory approval to acquire a significant chunk of its rival’s real estate. While a true...

Financial News

RELEX Solutions Secures Second Funding Round

RELEX Solutions Secures Second Funding Round

RELEX Solutions has closed a second round of funding led by Summit Partners to support continued growth. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

EnterWorks Procures Funding Round From Black Dragon Capital

EnterWorks Procures Funding Round From Black Dragon Capital

EnterWorks secured an undisclosed investment from its primary funding entity, Black Dragon Capital. The company will invest the money in its Master Data Management (MDM) and Product Information Management (PIM) platforms. Additionally, EnterWorks...

‘Panic Mode’ Sets In As Sporting Goods Retailers Seek Answers

‘Panic Mode’ Sets In As Sporting Goods Retailers Seek Answers

Dick’s Sporting Goods CEO Edward Stack made a headline-grabbing statement when he described the retail industry as being in “panic mode” during the company’s recent Q2 earnings call. But even...