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CDP SALESmango Sold to Private Equity Investors

As the festive season ramps up, perhaps we should think of corporate acquisitions as a B2B self-gift.  In that light, a pair of private equity firms have treated themselves to SALESmanago, a Poland-based but globally-sold CDP and marketing automation platform.  They claim 2,500 clients, which are mostly small businesses but include some big enterprises.  Price is undisclosed but over $100 million.

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SA startup mojaPay launches digital banking platform that will accommodate the Unbanked

December 2, 2021

South African fintech startup mojaPay has launched a new app that aims to change the way people send, receive and save money. Formerly known as digiToken, launched last year to help users buy things like electricity and airtime online, mojaPay has rebranded and upgraded to offer seamless transactions and payments for unbanked businesses and underbanked individuals.  The app allows users, even those without a bank account or smartphone, to transact without high banking charges.

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WPP Buys Cloud Commerce Group for Ecommerce Order Management

December 1, 2021

Agency holding company WPP has bought itself Cloud Commerce Group, which handles order processing, shipping, and other back-office functions for ecommerce platforms and marketplaces. It integrates with ecommerce systems like Magento and Shopify, marketplaces like Amazon and Etsy, and shippers like UPS and Fedex.   Agency companies like WPP didn’t used to own a lot of technology but that is changing.  Cloud Commerce will join WPP’s Wunderman Thompson Commerce group.

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Two-Thirds of Companies Plan More Customer Data Use: Treasure Data Report

January 28, 2022

Is there anything more fascinating than other companies’ customer data strategies, Dear Reader?  I thought not.  Here’s a Treasure Data study on that very topic.  Random factoids: data silos are a more common problem (34%) than data quality (24%); data and IT departments are responsible for customer data strategy at 49% of companies, while marketing is responsible at 11%.; 63% of companies plan to expand use of customer data.

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