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ChannelEngine raises $50M to scale Ecommerce and Marketplace Management Suite
ChannelEngine, News

ChannelEngine raises $50M to scale Ecommerce and Marketplace Management Suite

ChannelEngine, the global marketplace integration and operating platform, today announces the closure of a $50m Series B funding round. The funding is led by Atomico, with participation from General Catalyst, and existing backers Inkef and Airbridge Equity Partners.

Stick or twist: In-region growth versus European expansion
Marketplaces, ChannelEngine

Stick or twist: In-region growth versus European expansion

With Europe’s e-commerce segment predicted to reach $570bn by 2025, US brands hoping to scale must ask themselves a potentially tricky question; in-region growth or expansion into Europe? What are the most crucial considerations? Read further in this blog.

The European Fashion Marketplaces to watch in 2022
Marketplaces, ChannelEngine

The European Fashion Marketplaces to watch in 2022

The most fundamental shift in consumer behavior is the unstoppable rise of online marketplaces in recent years, accounting for nearly a quarter of global online shopping orders. Let's explore some of the fashion marketplaces to watch in 2022.

TOM GROUP:  “If you want to grow your company, you have to go cross-border”
ChannelEngine, E-commerce

TOM GROUP: “If you want to grow your company, you have to go cross-border”

TOM TMP is the organization's marketplace division. We caught up with Tommy Kriellaars (Business Unit Manager at TOM TMP) and Gertjan Vosters (Marketplace Business Developer) to discuss the company's ongoing success, challenges that come with selling cross-border and being picked as winners of the 2021 Cross-Border Magazine awards.

PRESS RELEASE: ChannelEngine hires Feike Groen as VP Product and Technology
News, ChannelEngine

PRESS RELEASE: ChannelEngine hires Feike Groen as VP Product and Technology

Leiden, 1 February 2022 – ChannelEngine, a rapidly scaling SaaS player in the e-commerce domain, announces the appointment of Feike Groen to its management team. Groen will become Vice-President of Product & Technology.

SUCCESS STORY: Libbey
Success Stories

SUCCESS STORY: Libbey

Within a short period, Libbey went from offering zero products directly to the consumer to selling more than 160 different lines across multiple marketplaces. In 2021, sales jumped some 400% from 2020 levels, and the company expects to see even more growth next year.

SUCCESS STORY: Solis
Success Stories

SUCCESS STORY: Solis

It was only recently that Solis stepped into the world of e-commerce, and they believe that teaming up with ChannelEngine has made this step very successful. Learn how the global leader in electrical appliances has grown its business by more than 20% through selling via new channels – and became one of the essential sellers on MediaMarkt.

From social commerce to same-day shipping: Eight trends dominating US marketplaces
Marketplaces, E-commerce

From social commerce to same-day shipping: Eight trends dominating US marketplaces

Throughout the pandemic, global e-commerce sales grew by more than 25%. As a result, the US is predicted to deliver its first-ever trillion-dollar year in 2022. We have highlighted eight trends which are expected to dominate US e-commerce in the coming months and years.

PRESS RELEASE: ChannelEngine was awarded 1st place in Retail tech at the Deloitte 18th Technology Fast50 Award 2021 Challenge Award
News, ChannelEngine

PRESS RELEASE: ChannelEngine was awarded 1st place in Retail tech at the Deloitte 18th Technology Fast50 Award 2021 Challenge Award

ChannelEngine was recognized as one of the fastest-growing technology companies in Germany, effective 18 November 2021.

Win and grow on European marketplaces
Marketplaces, Tips

Win and grow on European marketplaces

Marketplaces play a key role in the shopper's journey, with customers more comfortable with digital technology and online shopping. This blog explores how your brand can take advantage of the shift online and leverage marketplace growth in selling more.

Peak season is here! 5 Quick tips for brands
Tips, E-commerce

Peak season is here! 5 Quick tips for brands

There's no question that the 2021 holiday season will be unlike any other, with spending returning to pre-pandemic levels, digital surging again, and consumers feeling spend-y. In this blog, we'll cover the five top tips to optimize your holiday season performance – be it in Europe, North America, Southeast Asia, or wherever you’re doing business.

PRESS RELEASE: ChannelEngine hires Ruben Stappers as CFO
News, ChannelEngine

PRESS RELEASE: ChannelEngine hires Ruben Stappers as CFO

ChannelEngine announced that Ruben Stappers joins its management team as CFO, effective 1 November 2021.