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closed 12/4/2013 via Company Press Release

RetailNext, acquired Nearbuy Systems

synopsis: RetailNext, Inc. announced the acquisition of Nearbuy Systems, the leading provider of location-based Wi-Fi Analytics solutions for retailers. Based in San Mateo, California, Nearbuy is the largest provider of in-store opt-in analytics, enabling retailers to enhance one-to-one engagement and personalization strategies.
buyer: RetailNext
RetailNext is the leader in Applied Big Data for brick-and-mortar retail, delivering real-time analytics that enable retailers, shopping centers, and manufacturers to collect, analyze, and visualize in-store data. "
target: Nearbuy Systems
Nearbuy Systems provides a SaaS platform that enables brick-and-mortar retailers to capitalize on the intersection of the mobile internet and the physical store. Nearbuy introduces the same level of actionable data to in-store shopping that web analytics brought to the online channel.
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closed 5/20/2020 via BNC Analysis

Kalibrate Technologies plc, acquired Trade Area Systems

synopsis: Manchester-headquartered fuel pricing specialist Kalibrate has acquired Trade Area Systems (TAS), the industry-leading real estate and analytics platform for retailers. TAS helps global retailers and shopping center developers visualize and manage all of the data that drive their location decisions.
buyer parent: Hanover Investors Management LLP
buyer: Kalibrate Technologies plc (:$33.04)
Kalibrate is a UK-based fuel pricing specialist. Kalibrate’s decision-making software empowers fuel and convenience retailers across the globe with the market intelligence, micro-local data, and precision pricing and planning tools they need to gain real competitive advantage. "
target: Trade Area Systems
Trade Area Systems (TAS) is the industry-leading real estate and analytics platform for retailers. TAS helps global retailers and shopping center developers visualize and manage all of the data that drive their location decisions.
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closed 7/29/2019 via Company Press Release

Trax Image Recognition, acquired Planorama

synopsis: Planorama, a French company that leverages cutting-edge technologies to help clients in the retail industry, match in-store reality with their expectations, has been acquired by Trax, a Singapore-based leading provider of computer vision solutions and analytics for retail.
buyer: Trax Image Recognition
Singapore-based Trax is the leading provider of computer vision solutions and analytics for retail. They enable tighter execution controls in-store and provide clients with the ability to leverage competitive insights through its in-store execution tools, market measurement and analytics services. "
target: Planorama
Headquartered in France, Planorama is leading the game in image recognition for retail. They leverage cutting-edge technologies to help clients in the retail industry, match in-store reality with their expectations, by relying on deep learning, a technique modelled on how the human brain works.
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closed 7/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

Business Insight 3, acquired Business Insight 3

synopsis: Preston-based Business Insight 3, a UK company that supplies cutting edge but proven technology to the security industry and offers a web based reporting platform for retailers that provides users with instant and relevant store metrics, has been has undergone a management buyout by director Glen Higson.
buyer: Business Insight 3
Glen Higson is the founder and Managing Director of Bi3. He has over 30 years of experience in CCTV and has worked for some of the biggest names in the security industry. "
target: Business Insight 3
Headquartered in the UK, Bi3 supplies cutting edge but proven technology to the security industry. Bi3 also has a web based reporting platform for retailers that provides users with instant and relevant store metrics on which key business decisions can be based and marketing effectiveness measured.
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closed 10/10/2017 via BusinessWire

Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired MaxPoint Interactive

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced that it has completed the acquisition of MaxPoint Interactive, a leading digital marketing technology company. MaxPoint provides an industry-leading data management platform that fuels superior display advertising and in-store campaign solutions for advertising clients.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
Valassis is a leader in intelligent media delivery, providing media solutions to influence consumers wherever they plan, shop, buy and share. By integrating online and offline data combined with powerful insights, Valassis targets its clients’ shoppers, offering unparalleled reach and scale. "
target: MaxPoint Interactive (MXPT:$144.42)
MaxPoint is a marketing technology company that generates hyperlocal intelligence to optimize brand and retail performance. They provide a platform for brands to connect the digital world with the physical world through hyperlocal execution, measurement, and consumer insights.
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closed 2/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

TRILUX GmbH & Co. KG, acquired Crosscan GmbH

synopsis: The digital pioneer Crosscan has been acquired by TRILUX Group. Founded in 2003, the company is one of the largest system providers for visitor frequency measurement and analysis in the retail sector. As an independent system integrator, Crosscan also offers comprehensive goods security, RFID and ESL (Electronic Shelf Labeling).
buyer: TRILUX GmbH & Co. KG
Based in Germany, Trilux is a one-stop full-service provider for lighting, that offers customers far more than just outstanding, tailor-made light. Their networked lighting solutions provide the perfect infrastructure for the integration of IoT modules. "
target: Crosscan GmbH
With 21,000 systems installed in over 49 countries, Crosscan is one of the largest system providers of visitor frequency measurement and analysis in the retail industry. As an independent system integrator, they also offer comprehensive goods security, RFID and ESL (Electronic Shelf Labeling).
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closed 10/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

Moka, acquired GetFocus

synopsis: Moka, a provider of end-to-end POS and payment solutions in Indonesia, has acquired GetFocus, an Indian company that provides an indoor positioning solution for app developers. GetFocus' solution provides accurate indoor insights and location analytics that can track app downloads, usage patterns and frequently visited places.
buyer: Moka
Moka provides an end-to-end POS and payment solution that caters to small and medium businesses in Indonesia. The service includes an Android/iOS app used by store cashiers and a web back-office that allows store owners to access data such as sales reports, inventory, and customer feedback. "
target: GetFocus
GetFocus is an Indian company that provides an indoor positioning solution for app developers. Their SDK can easily integrate into apps and provides developers with accurate indoor insights. Their location analytics can track app downloads, usage patterns and frequently visited places.
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closed 3/2/2017 via PR Web

SPOSEA B.V., acquired Darwin Pricing

synopsis: SPOSEA, a privately held company and software innovator in the Price Optimization & Management for the SAP software market, announced the acquisition of Darwinpricing LLC, a leader in Dynamic Pricing Solution for Geo-Targeted Price Optimization.
buyer: SPOSEA B.V.
SPOSEA B.V. drives profitability by simplifying SAP Price Data Optimization, Management & Execution. With its family of products, BrightPrice Manager and BrightPrice DealManager, SPOSEA provides its customers with out of the box solutions for effectively managing Pricing in SAP. "
target: Darwin Pricing
Darwinpricing LLC is a leader in Dynamic Pricing Solution for Geo-Targeted Price Optimization. Darwinpricing’s managed price tools can easily boost profitability of e-Commerce companies by displaying different prices on their website based on the customer’s physical location.
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closed 9/15/2014 via PR Newswire

SmartFocus, acquired TagPoints

synopsis: SmartFocus has acquired Beacon technology specialist TagPoints. TagPoints provides detailed in-store tracking and proximity marketing capabilities. Their products include the TagPoints App, TagCampaign and TagBeacon.
buyer: SmartFocus (GB:STF:$13.91)
SmartFocus is a leading international marketing software company that empowers marketers with the intelligence to drive high performance multi channel campaigns and more valuable customer relationships. "
target: TagPoints
TagPoints is a proximity marketing and loyalty platform that has been taking the retail world by storm. TagPoints provides detailed in-store tracking and proximity marketing capabilities.
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closed 10/12/2015 via Company Press Release

Gilbarco Veeder-Root Inc., acquired Odysii Ltd.

synopsis: Gilbarco, the worldwide technology leader for retail and commercial fueling operations, has acquired Odysii, located in Tel Aviv, Israel. Odysii pioneered an analytics and consumer messaging platform at the point of purchase designed to be integrated with the point of sale, loyalty programs, mobile phones, and other consumer applications.
buyer parent: Danaher Corporation
buyer: Gilbarco Veeder-Root Inc.
Gilbarco Veeder-Root is the worldwide technology leader for retail and commercial fueling operations. They offer the broadest range of integrated solutions from the forecourt to the convenience store and head office. "
target: Odysii Ltd.
Odysii Ltd. provides software solutions for targeted suggestive selling, in SaaS model. Odysii pioneered an analytics and consumer messaging platform at the point of purchase designed to be integrated with the point of sale (POS), loyalty programs, mobile phones, and other consumer applications.
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announced 1/23/2020 via PR Newswire

gamigo AG, will acquire Verve Wireless

synopsis: gamigo AG, one of the leading publishers of online and mobile games in Europe and North America, will acquire Verve Wireless, Inc., a leading mobile data platform for location-based programmatic video and display marketing. Verve empowers marketers to identify, reach, and engage consumers with compelling mobile advertising experiences.
buyer parent: Media and Games Invest plc
buyer: gamigo AG (WKN:A1TNJY:$0.00)
Headquartered in Germany, Gamigo has developed into one of the leading publishers of online and mobile games in Europe and North America. Gamigo grows via organic growth as well as through acquisitions and has made acquisitions in games, media, technology companies and individual game assets. "
target: Verve Wireless
Verve is a location-based mobile marketing platform that connects advertisers with consumers to deliver successful business outcomes. They empower marketers to identify, reach, and engage consumers with compelling mobile advertising experiences.
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closed 3/3/2016 via BNC Analysis

PowaTag, acquired PowaTag

synopsis: PowaTag, an app for buying products by taking photos of adverts with a smartphone, has been sold to a consortium led by Ben White, a director of Powa Technologies.
buyer: PowaTag
Ben White is a director of Powa Technologies who was appointed in January 2016. "
target parent: POWA Technologies Ltd.
target: PowaTag
PowaTag is an app for buying products by taking photos of adverts with a smartphone. PowaTag transforms consumer shopping behaviour by eliminating the wait between impulse and purchase online or offline.
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closed 11/4/2015 via BNC Analysis

Software Paradigms International, acquired BestFit Mobile, LLC

synopsis: Software Paradigms International Group, LLC, an award winning products and service provider for retailers around the world, announced the completion of its acquisition of BestFit Mobile™, a leading mobile strategy and implementation firm and the developer of enterprise ready iBeacon based customer engagement products.
buyer: Software Paradigms International
Software Paradigms International (SPI), founded in 1994, is an award winning products and service provider for retailers worldwide. SPI offers complete Retail IT solutions including custom application development, implementation, integration, and analytics. "
target: BestFit Mobile, LLC
Founded in 2009 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, BestFit Mobile is a mobile strategy, design, and implementation firm and widely-recognized leader in Bluetooth Smart based solutions. It’s ProxDK™ is an iBeacon licensed proximity development platform for building micro-location enabled solutions.
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closed 3/24/2021 via BNC Analysis

Hownd, acquired PoweredLocal

synopsis: Hownd®, a technology company that generates effortless foot traffic and revenue for brick and mortar merchants, has acquired PoweredLocal, an Australian provider of mesh WiFi solutions that convert real-world visitors into digital profiles complete with contact information to drive ongoing engagement and repeat visits.
buyer: Hownd
Hownd is a proven, automated, effortless, and pay-only-for-results foot traffic and revenue-generation platform. It creates profitable customer visits for local brick & mortar retail businesses by delivering their promotional offers to existing and new nearby consumers. "
target: PoweredLocal
PoweredLocal, based in Australia, uses their free WiFi Access Point Hub, so their clients can can help their customers connect to their clients own branded free WiFI connection. In order to get online, they Check In on Facebook or provide other forms of social login data.
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announced 2/7/2018 via Reuters

AU Optronics Corp., will acquire ComQi Inc.

synopsis: AU Optronics Corporation, a Taiwanese company that is engaged in the design, development, and production of liquid crystal displays and other flat panel displays, will acquire ComQi. ComQi is a company in New York that provides cloud-based Shopper Engagement Technology that influences consumers at the point of decision.
buyer: AU Optronics Corp. (TSEC:2409:$8,954.06)
AU Optronics Corporation (AUO) is Taiwanese company that is engaged in the design, development, production, assembly and marketing of thin film transistor liquid crystal displays and other flat panel displays. "
target: ComQi Inc.
ComQi is a company in New York that provides cloud-based Shopper Engagement Technology that influences consumers at the point of decision, in-store, using all digital touch-points: digital signage, mobile, video, touch, web, and social networks.
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$28
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closed 4/16/2015 via BNC Analysis

AcuityBrands, acquired ByteLight

synopsis: Acuity Brands, Inc. announced it has acquired the patent portfolio and all other intellectual property rights, of ByteLight, Inc., a provider of indoor location software for LED lighting. ByteLight's LED lighting platforms provides retailers with a method of delivering digital content to shoppers.
buyer: AcuityBrands (AYI:$3,672.70)
Acuity Brands, Inc. is a North American market leader and one of the world's leading providers of lighting solutions for both indoor and outdoor applications. Acuity Brands is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia and operates through North America, Europe, and Asia. "
target: ByteLight
ByteLight provides indoor location software for LED lighting. By leveraging existing LED lighting infrastructure, ByteLight’s software provides a low-cost way for pushing hyper-targeted digital content to shoppers and associates within a retail store.
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closed 5/7/2014 via BNC Analysis

Phunware, Inc., acquired Digby

synopsis: Phunware Inc., an Austin mobile software maker, has acquired another software developer operated by Austin-based 30 Second Software Inc. 30 Second Software, Inc., doing business as Digby, provides mobile commerce and mobile in-store customer engagement solutions for retailers.
buyer: Phunware, Inc.
Phunware is the global pioneer of Mobile-as-a-Service (MaaS) -- the only fully integrated services platform that enables brands to engage, manage and monetize users on mobile. "
target: Digby
Digby provides mobile commerce and mobile in-store customer engagement solutions for retailers. Digby's Localpoint is a mobile platform that enables location-based marketing, analytics, and commerce for brands to attract, and influence relationship with their loyal customers across channels.
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closed 1/27/2021 via Company Press Release

Devoteam, acquired Ysance SA

synopsis: Devoteam SA acquires Ysance, the Data and Customer Knowledge specialist, to expand its activities in France. Since 2005, Ysance has been helping its customers in all sectors of activity to reinvent themselves thanks to Data and AI, while fully preserving the human factor. Ysance's retail marketing platform allows brands to analyze customer data.
buyer: Devoteam (PA:DVT.AS:$901.98)
Devoteam is a France-based information technology (IT) consulting company. It provides advisory services on marketing, telecom and systems security relating to IT, solution and system integration, project management, application development, provides outsourcing, implementation and customer support."
target: Ysance SA
Ysance is a French provider of data services and retail marketing platforms. Their data services supports companies in their data-driven transformation. Ysance's retail marketing platform allows brands to analyze customer data and create personalized interactions across all channels.
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$9
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closed 9/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

Loyalty Company, acquired Golden Eyes

synopsis: Loyalty Company, an independent customer communication and marketing group, has acquired Golden Eyes, a provider of CRM, Business Intelligence, and multi-channel Marketing solutions for retail outlets. Golden Eye's Be-One is a CRM and marketing campaign management platform that consolidates customer data and drives multi-channel marketing actions.
buyer: Loyalty Company
Loyalty Company is an independent customer communication and marketing group. The company conceives, organises and implements fully personalised marketing and commercial strategies and action plans, in order to develop customer value. Their clients include L'Oréal, Michelin, LavAzza, and more. "
target: Golden Eyes
Golden Eyes is a provider of CRM, Business Intelligence, and multi-channel Marketing solutions for retail outlets. Golden Eye's Be-One is an innovative CRM and marketing campaign management platform. The cloud-based platform consolidates customer data and drives multi-channel marketing actions.
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closed 10/17/2018 via BNC Analysis

Mazeberry merged with Ysance SA,

synopsis: Mazeberry has merged with Ysance, a French provider of data services and retail marketing platforms. Mazeberry is an advanced decision-making tool for e-commerce professionals. Mazeberry's attribution management solution empowers businesses to analyse and better understand the customer journey, enabling them to optimize their advertising campaigns.
buyer: Ysance SA
Ysance is a French provider of data services and retail marketing platforms. Their data services supports companies in their data-driven transformation. Ysance's retail marketing platform allows brands to analyze customer data and create personalized interactions across all channels. "
target: Mazeberry
Mazeberry is an advanced decision-making tool for e-commerce professionals. Mazeberry's attribution management solution empowers businesses to analyse and better understand the customer journey, enabling them to identify the strengths and weaknesses of their advertising campaigns.
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closed 12/4/2013 via Company Press Release

RetailNext, acquired Nearbuy Systems

synopsis: RetailNext, Inc. announced the acquisition of Nearbuy Systems, the leading provider of location-based Wi-Fi Analytics solutions for retailers. Based in San Mateo, California, Nearbuy is the largest provider of in-store opt-in analytics, enabling retailers to enhance one-to-one engagement and personalization strategies.
buyer: RetailNext
RetailNext is the leader in Applied Big Data for brick-and-mortar retail, delivering real-time analytics that enable retailers, shopping centers, and manufacturers to collect, analyze, and visualize in-store data. "
target: Nearbuy Systems
Nearbuy Systems provides a SaaS platform that enables brick-and-mortar retailers to capitalize on the intersection of the mobile internet and the physical store. Nearbuy introduces the same level of actionable data to in-store shopping that web analytics brought to the online channel.
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announced 10/13/2015 via PR Newswire

RetailNext, Inc., will acquire Pikato, Inc.

synopsis: RetailNext Inc., the worldwide expert and leader in retail analytics for brick-and-mortar stores, announced it has acquired Pikato, a Chicago-based company whose cloud-based software transforms retail mobile marketing channels into personal, one-to-one interactions between retailers and shoppers.
buyer: RetailNext, Inc.
RetailNext is the worldwide market leader and expert in retail analytics for brick-and-mortar retail, delivering real-time analytics that enable retailers and manufacturers to collect, analyze, and visualize in-store data. "
target: Pikato, Inc.
Pikato is a turnkey, white-label platform for delivering contextual, hyper-personalized shopping experiences via any mobile channel. With Pikato, retailers can provide individualized, time-sensitive offers, coupons and product information within their existing brand and mobile assets.
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closed 12/4/2013 via Company Press Release

RetailNext, acquired Nearbuy Systems

synopsis: RetailNext, Inc. announced the acquisition of Nearbuy Systems, the leading provider of location-based Wi-Fi Analytics solutions for retailers. Based in San Mateo, California, Nearbuy is the largest provider of in-store opt-in analytics, enabling retailers to enhance one-to-one engagement and personalization strategies.
buyer: RetailNext
RetailNext is the leader in Applied Big Data for brick-and-mortar retail, delivering real-time analytics that enable retailers, shopping centers, and manufacturers to collect, analyze, and visualize in-store data. "
target: Nearbuy Systems
Nearbuy Systems provides a SaaS platform that enables brick-and-mortar retailers to capitalize on the intersection of the mobile internet and the physical store. Nearbuy introduces the same level of actionable data to in-store shopping that web analytics brought to the online channel.
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closed 12/18/2012 via PE Hub

Home Depot, acquired BlackLocus, Inc.

synopsis: BlackLocus, the Texas-based pricing-as-a-service company, has been acquired by Georgia-based home improvement retailer Home Depot. BlackLocus is a SaaS platform that offers powerful competitive pricing intelligence to online retailers.
buyer: Home Depot (HD:$105,595.00)
The Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer, values and rewards dedicated, knowledgeable and experienced professionals. They operate over 2,200 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Canada and Mexico. "
target: BlackLocus, Inc.
BlackLocus is the leading provider of automated and optimized pricing tools for mid-market and large online retailers. By combining competitive pricing data from across the web with customers’ online store data, BlackLocus delivers actionable recommendations on competitive pricing and assortment.
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closed 10/15/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Coveo, acquired Qubit

synopsis: Coveo, a Relevance Platform and applied AI leader that transforms digital experiences with AI-powered search, recommendations, and personalization, announced the acquisition of Qubit, a leader in AI-powered personalization technology for merchandising teams, based in London, UK.
buyer: Coveo
Coveo is a pioneer of cloud-based AI-powered search and recommendations engine. Coveo combines unified search, analytics and machine learning to deliver relevant information and recommendations across every business interaction, making it effortless and efficient. "
target: Qubit
Qubit provides a product suite that both collects and processes large data sets to identify and execute the biggest levers for improving online profitability through machine learning, statistical analysis and high performance computing.
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closed 1/26/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Algolia, acquired MorphL

synopsis: Algolia, the leading Search-as-a-Service company, has acquired MorphL, a company that helps e-commerce companies succeed through intelligent use of data. MorphL consists of a suite of machine learning models that are fully automated, that can be used across the enterprise, across the full customer journey and are platform agnostic.
buyer: Algolia
Algolia is the search-as-a-service platform that enables companies of all sizes to deliver fast and relevant digital experiences that drive real results. More than 8,000 companies including Stripe, LVMH, Lacoste, Zendesk and Birchbox rely on Algolia to manage 70 billion search queries a month. "
target: MorphL
MorphL helps e-commerce companies succeed through intelligent use of data. MorphL consists of a suite of machine learning models that are fully automated, that can be used across the enterprise, across the full customer journey and are platform agnostic.
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closed 1/11/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Pharmagest Interactive S.A., acquired Sailendra SAS

synopsis: Pharmagest has acquired a majority 70% stake of Sailendra. Sailendra is an innovative French start-up specialising in behavioural analysis using artificial intelligence. Sailendra joins Pharmagest's Solutions for e-Health Division.
buyer: Pharmagest Interactive S.A. (ENXTPA:PHA:$199.39)
Pharmagest is the French leader in pharmacy information technology. Pharmagest has developed specialised businesses, including pharmacy IT, e-Health solutions, solutions for healthcare professionals, solutions for laboratories, connected health devices and apps, and a sales financing marketplace. "
target: Sailendra SAS
Sailendra is an innovative French start-up specialising in behavioural analysis using artificial intelligence. Sailendra designs and develops purchase optimisation solutions for e-commerce based on its artificial intelligence products.
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closed 10/13/2005 via Company Press Release

Experian Information Solutions, acquired Prediction Analytics Inc.

synopsis: Experian®, the global information solutions company and leading provider of retail data, analysis and consultancy, has acquired Prediction Analytics Inc. (PAI), a leading U.S.-based provider of retail performance modelling, sales forecasting and site-location analytics for markets with a retail channel strategy.
buyer: Experian Information Solutions
Experian is a global leader in providing information solutions to organizations and consumers. It helps organizations find, develop and manage profitable customer relationships by providing information, decision-making solutions and processing services. "
target: Prediction Analytics Inc.
Prediction Analytics helps retail, restaurant and real estate professionals drive breakthrough performance and achieve maximum return on capital through the Retail Performance Modeling (RPM) platform. Executives and analysts alike are able to conduct predictive analyses on locations, marketing and o
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Relatech S.p.A., will acquire Dialog Sistemi s.r.l.

synopsis: Relatech S.p.A., a Digital Enabler Solution Knowledge (DESK) Company in Italy, will acquire a 60% stake in Dialog Sistemi, a business performance solutions provider in Italy. Dialog provides business performance management and data warehousing software to clients in the manufacturing and retail sectors.
buyer: Relatech S.p.A. (BIT:RLT:$26.51)
Relatech Group has been an Italian Technology Partner since 2001. Thanks to a team of 150 high skilled resources in its three locations in Milan, Naples and Cosenza, Relatech is a successful Digital & System Integrator provider. "
target: Dialog Sistemi s.r.l.
Dialog Sistemi is a business performance solutions provider in Italy. Dialog provides business performance management and data warehousing software to clients in the manufacturing and retail sectors. Their tailored solutions allow users to monitor their data and improve their performance.
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on offer 10/1/2012 via GlobeNewswire

Informatica Corp., offer to acquire Heiler Software AG

synopsis: Data-integration software maker Informatica Corp offered to buy all outstanding shares of Germany-based Heiler Software AG. Heiler Software AG is a leading provider of enterprise Product Information Management (PIM) and Master Data Management (MDM) solutions.
buyer: Informatica Corp. (INFA:$1,047.95)
Informatica Corporation provides enterprise data integration and data quality software and services in the United States and internationally. Its software handles various enterprise-wide data integration initiatives. "
target: Heiler Software AG
Heiler Software AG is a leading provider of enterprise Product Information Management (PIM) and Master Data Management (MDM) solutions. It enables retailers, distributors, and manufacturers to manage all of their product information across all channels and data sources.
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closed 1/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Freshdesk Inc., acquired Pipemonk

synopsis: Freshdesk, a cloud-based customer support software & helpdesk ticketing system, announced that it has acquired Banglaore-based startup Pipemonk, a company that offers customers the ability to move data easily between cloud applications such as CRM, eCommerce, marketing and help desk services.
buyer: Freshdesk Inc.
Launched in 2010, Freshdesk’s cloud-based customer support software enables companies of all sizes to support customers through email, chat, phone, mobile apps, websites, forums and social media channels. "
target: Pipemonk
Pipemonk is a Cloud Data Integration platform for E-commerce businesses to automate data flow across cloud apps. Integrate SaaS apps like E-commerce, Accounting, CRM, Marketing, Helpdesk & automate data transfer between them in minutes.
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Magnitude Software, acquired Agility Multichannel

synopsis: Magnitude Software, Inc., a leader in delivering corporate performance insights for organizations with increasingly fragmented application and data environments, has acquired Agility Multichannel, a product information management (PIM) solutions provider focused on product content management and syndication for multichannel commerce enablement.
buyer: Magnitude Software
Magnitude Software is the leading provider of Enterprise Information Management software that drives real business value for customers. Magnitude Software offers a family of award-winning applications from business intelligence and data warehousing to master data management, reporting and analytics."
target: Agility Multichannel
Agility Multichannel's Agility® Product Management for Commerce software empowers brand manufacturers, distributors and retailers around the world to conquer the complexities of multichannel commerce. Their solution puts the most valuable data at the stable core of a go-anywhere commerce strategy.
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Packeta S.R.O., acquired trayto a.s.

synopsis: The Packeta Group, which owns the logistics company Zásilkovna, has bought Trayto, an Ostrava, Czech Republic-based supplier of solutions for e-commerce automation. Trayto is a purely Czech technology company focusing on working with product data, online data mining and bid automation.
buyer: Packeta S.R.O.
Packeta offers delivery of parcels to all of Europe and worldwide. Their simple integration through one single API gives access to options that would hardly be found elsewhere. Dozens of carriers, all types of delivery as well as payments in all European countries. "
target: trayto a.s.
Trayto is a purely Czech technology company focusing on working with product data, online data mining and bid automation. They build on the latest technologies and draw on many years of experience in developing e-commerce tools.
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closed 11/21/2013 via PR Newswire

Reynolds & Reynolds, acquired XtreamService

synopsis: Reynolds and Reynolds announced the company has acquired XtreamService, a software company focused on helping automotive dealerships reach customers more effectively and deliver improved sales, service, and customer retention results.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Reynolds & Reynolds
The Reynolds and Reynolds Company is the automotive industry’s largest and most trusted provider of automobile dealership software, business forms and supplies, and professional services to help dealerships improve business results "
target: XtreamService
Xtream is a data mining tool for dealership management systems (DMS) that enables dealers to identify customers that are most likely to purchase a new vehicle.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/12/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Kornit Digital Ltd., acquired Custom Gateway

synopsis: Kornit Digital, a worldwide market leader in digital textile printing technology, announced the acquisition of Custom Gateway, an innovative technology provider of cloud-based software workflow solutions for on-demand production business models.
buyer: Kornit Digital Ltd. (KRNT:$277.47)
Kornit Digital Ltd. develops, designs, and markets digital printing solutions for the fashion, apparel, and home decor segments of printed textile industry. The company's solutions include digital printing systems, ink and other consumables, associated software, and value added services. "
target: Custom Gateway
Custom Gateway is a cloud based software platform, digital content database and fulfilment network designed to provide an end to end solution for selling and manufacturing Customised, Personalised or Print On Demand products profitably.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Luxin-Rio, acquired Arts Alliance Media

synopsis: Luxin-Rio, a global leader in the cinema technology industry, has acquired Arts Alliance Media (AAM), the global leader in digital cinema software and services. AAM offers a wide range of solutions to exhibitors which enable them to reduce costs, increase efficiency, and improve the cinematic experience for their customers.
buyer: Luxin-Rio
Luxin-Rio is a global leader in the cinema technology industry. Luxin-Rio’s primary businesses include the in-house R&D, manufacturing and sales of 3D/4D cinema systems, integration services of cinema equipment and software, and interactive technologies like VR/E-sports. "
target: Arts Alliance Media
Arts Alliance Media (AAM) is the global leader in digital cinema software and services. It offers a wide range of solutions to exhibitors which enable them to reduce costs, increase efficiency, and improve the cinematic experience for their customers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/5/2020 via BusinessWire

SearchSpring, acquired 4-Tell

synopsis: Searchspring announced that it acquired 4-Tell, the company behind AI-driven personalization platform, Smart Commerce. 4-Tell is a full-stack omnichannel personalization solution. From in-store to online, they offer the capabilities, automation and insights that every team across an organization needs to power 1:1 personalized customer experiences.
buyer parent: Scaleworks Associates
buyer: SearchSpring
SearchSpring is an ecommerce company that provides the worlds' most creative online brands the user-friendly search, merchandising, personalization, and analytics tools they need to increase conversion and curate unique shopping experiences. "
target: 4-Tell
4-Tell is a full-stack omnichannel personalization solution. From in-store to online, they offer the capabilities, automation and insights that every team across an organization needs to power 1:1 personalized customer experiences.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/21/2016 via PE Hub

Marlin Equity Partners, acquired Edgenet, Inc.

synopsis: Marlin Equity Partners announced that it has acquired EdgeAQ LLC ("EdgeNet"). EdgeNet provides a cloud-based product content network and home improvement configuration software. EdgeNet’s suite of solutions enable the exchange of detailed product information that can be utilized by retailers, manufacturers and suppliers to manage product data.
buyer: Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $3 billion of capital under management that is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. "
target: Edgenet, Inc.
Edgenet’s SaaS solutions and complementary services provide retailers, distributors, websites and suppliers with the ability to exchange, manage and improve their product content and automate their selling process.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/23/2014 via BusinessWire

Gores Group, LLC, acquired Zmags Inc.

synopsis: The Gores Group, a leading Los Angeles-based investment firm, announced that it has acquired Zmags Corp. through its Small Capitalization Partners investment fund. Zmags is a leading global provider of digital publishing and eCommerce Software-as-a-Service solutions.
buyer: Gores Group, LLC
The Gores Group, LLC is a private equity firm focused on acquiring controlling interests in mature and growing businesses which can benefit from the firm's operating experience and flexible capital base. "
target: Zmags Inc.
Zmags is a leading global provider of digital publishing and eCommerce Software-as-a-Service solutions. The company’s self-service platform creates immersive brand and commerce experiences across all digital media including tablet, mobile, social and web channels.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/13/2021 via PR Newswire

Aptos Inc, will acquire LS Retail ehf.

synopsis: Aptos, a recognized market leader in retail technology solutions, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire LS Retail, a world-leading developer and provider of all-in-one software solutions for retail, hospitality, food service, pharmacy and forecourt businesses.
buyer parent: Goldman Sachs & Co.
buyer: Aptos Inc
Aptos, Inc., a recognized market leader in retail technology solutions, delivers innovative, cloud-native and comprehensive omni-channel solutions to more than 1,000 retail brands in 65 countries. Aptos helps retailers to streamline their operations and deliver integrated, seamless experiences. "
target: LS Retail ehf.
LS Retail specializes in developing Point of Sale (POS) and business management software systems for retail, restaurants, hotels, forecourt and pharmacy based on Microsoft Dynamics 365 and .NET technology.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 9/1/2020 via Company Press Release

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc., will acquire Epicor Software Corporation

synopsis: Clayton, Dubilier & Rice will acquire Epicor, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to industrial-focused sectors, from leading global investment firm KKR. The acquisition will allow Epicor to invest more into its market-leading product portfolio and enhance its ability to support an ever-increasing range of customer needs.
buyer: Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc.
Clayton, Dubilier & Rice is a private investment firm with a strategy predicated on enhancing the value of the businesses it acquires by supporting long-term growth, productivity, capital efficiency, and related strategic measures. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor provides industry-specific business software designed around the needs of manufacturing, distribution, retail, and services organizations. A leader in Enterprise Resource Planning for medium-sized businesses, Epicor serves as a trusted partner for thousands of companies worldwide.
price ($mm)
$4,700
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/3/2019 via Company Press Release

Universe Group plc, acquired Celtech

synopsis: Universe Group plc, an innovative British financial technology company, has acquired Celtech Software Group, an Irish developer of retail and wholesale management solutions (RMS). Celtech's ab-initio solution is a cloud-based RMS offering that enables operators to control all aspects of their business with full reporting, insights and analytics.
buyer: Universe Group plc (AIM:UNG:$26.32)
Universe Group plc is an innovative British financial technology company. Through their trading arm, HTEC Limited, the group designs, builds, and supports point of sale, payment and loyalty systems. Their systems are used in 5,700 retail sites and processes over 6 billion transactions each year. "
target: Celtech
Celtech is an Irish developer of retail and wholesale management solutions (RMS). Celtech's ab-initio solution is a cloud-based RMS offering that enables large, multi-site operators to control all aspects of their business with full reporting, insights and analytics.
price ($mm)
$6.48*
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

DotSoft merged with Solucia Sarl,

synopsis: DotSoft has merged with Solucia, a French provider of omnichannel solutions for distance selling and e-commerce. DotSoft is a French provider of SaaS-based solutions for the retail industry. DotSoft's DS Smart Commerce platform provides retailers with solutions for POS, CRM, e-commerce, business management, and more.
buyer: Solucia Sarl
Solucia is a French provider of omnichannel solutions for distance selling and e-commerce. Solucia offers solutions for supply management, inventory management, customer relationship management, marketing, content management systems, sales and more. "
target: DotSoft
DotSoft is a French provider of SaaS-based solutions for the retail industry. DotSoft's DS Smart Commerce platform provides retailers with solutions for POS, CRM, e-commerce, business management, and more. DotSoft enables brands to revolutionize their sales, customer relationships and marketing.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA

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Spire Global, Inc.
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Universe Group plc
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$2.52
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Park City Group, Inc.
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Mobivity
Mobivity
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iTrackr Systems, Inc.
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