Mergers & Acquisitions

Canadian software company Marpost acquires Australian ecommerce platform Retail Express for $61 million

- January 19, 2022 2 MIN READ

The global expansion plans of Canadian ecommerce company Maropost continue with the acquisition of 15-year-old Australian retail platform Retail Express for CN$55 million (A$61m). Retail Express is the Australian & New Zealand leader in point-of-sale systems for mid-market and enterprise retail brands. Founder and CEO Aaron Blackman has bootstrapped the business since its launch in… Read more »

Ecommerce
Funding

Ecommerce impulse purchase startup lands $10 million Series A

- November 30, 2021 2 MIN READ

A Sydney ecommerce startup that uses machine learning and AI to help online retailers suggest sell to customers has raised $10 million Series A. Particular Audience combines real-time shopping data sets to predict demand and allow retailers to personalise selling suggestions to their online customers, creating an online version of the bricks and mortar impulse… Read more »