Entries by Sara Matasci

Mirakl Announces $555 Million Series E Funding to Power Accelerated Growth of World’s Leading Enterprises Through Online Marketplaces

With a valuation exceeding $3.5 billion, new financing extends Mirakl’s enterprise marketplace category leadership amid explosive growth for eCommerce and platform business model PARIS & BOSTON (September 21, 2021) –Mirakl, the industry’s first and most advanced enterprise marketplace SaaS platform, today announced that the company has raised $555 million in a Series E funding round […]

Mirakl Introduces New Advanced Features to Industry-Leading Marketplace Platform, Empowering B2C and B2B Enterprises to Accelerate Profitable eCommerce Growth

First-of-its-kind Mirakl Marketplace Platform unites marketplace and dropship models to better serve third-party sellers, partners, and service providers across industries in a single eCommerce solution BOSTON AND PARIS (May 5, 2021) – Mirakl, the industry’s first and most advanced enterprise marketplace SaaS platform, today announced the release of new features for its industry-leading Mirakl Marketplace […]

UNFI launches online wholesale digital marketplace

Community Marketplace by UNFI expands supplier, retailer access to distributor’s offering United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) has gone live with a business-to-business digital wholesale marketplace called Community Marketplace by UNFI. Providence, R.I.-based UNFI said Wednesday that Community Marketplace enables thousands of emerging products not currently available at its distribution centers to be ordered on UNFI’s Easy Options […]

UNFI Launches First Wholesale Food Industry Marketplace in North America, Powered by Mirakl

Community Marketplace by UNFI will enable UNFI to extend product range, improve customer experience and streamline vendor onboarding BOSTON (April 7, 2021) –Mirakl, the industry’s first and most advanced enterprise marketplace SaaS platform, today announced that United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI) has launched Community Marketplace by UNFI, the first wholesale food marketplace in North America. […]

Mirakl and PunchOut2Go Announce Partnership to Offer Industry-First Comprehensive B2B Enterprise Marketplace Solution for Procurement

Strategic partnership will streamline procurement and reduce costs for B2B marketplace operators via integration of punchout functionality with eProcurement and ERP platforms BOSTON AND CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (March 30, 2021) – Mirakl, the industry’s first and most advanced enterprise marketplace SaaS platform, and PunchOut2Go, an agnostic Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) that transforms data interchange […]

Hudson’s Bay Delivers a Digital Game-Changer With Thousands of New Products and Expanded Category Focus on New Marketplace

TORONTO – Canadians will find more to love on thebay.com as Hudson’s Bay announces the launch of its online Marketplace. Hudson’s Bay Marketplace will bring more than 500 new sellers to thebay.com by the end of 2021, and introduce new and significantly-expanded category offerings including sports and recreation, tech, pets, health and wellness, and even […]

Hudson’s Bay Launches an Online Marketplace

The Toronto-based retailer’s marketplace strategy brings a broader assortment to thebay.com and expectations of capturing a much wider Canadian audience. Hudson’s Bay has transformed its e-commerce website into a marketplace format, which launches today with an assortment augmented by nearly 300 brands and many categories never before carried by the Canadian retailer. By the end […]

Zip, Catch founders back new B2B marketplace

Entrepreneurs, including Zip founder Larry Diamond and Catch co-founders Hezi and Gabby Leibovich, are backing an online start-up that promises to transform the relationship between wholesalers and small businesses. Mr Diamond, the Leibovichs, former Catch chairman Gary Levin, Marley Spoon co-founder Daniel Jarosch and APG & Co chief Martin Matthews have tipped $2.5 million into […]

Mirakl Listed as a Representative Vendor in Gartner’s First Market Guide for Marketplace Operation Applications

PARIS, BOSTON (March 3, 2021) – Mirakl, the industry’s first and most advanced enterprise marketplace SaaS platform, today announced that it has been identified as a Representative Vendor in the Gartner “Market Guide for Marketplace Operation Applications” report. Published by the world’s leading research and advisory company, the guide states that, “Marketplace operation applications (MOAs) […]

Look who’s catching up with Kogan

Online retailer Catch Group is recruiting more sellers to its marketplace, expanding its in-stock range and planning to build new warehouses outside Victoria to underpin future growth as it gains ground on arch rival Kogan.com. “We’ve got a very long list of initiatives underway to continue to make improvements,” Catch chief executive Pete Sauerborn told […]