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Command Center 3, built on React.js, allows GroupBy to quickly and continuously develop new features to manage eCommerce sites, giving retailers the latest technology to navigate their GroupBy solutions  AUSTIN, TX – August 6, 2018 – GroupBy Inc., a leading provider of relevancy-focused eCommerce solutions, today announced the release of Command Center 3, the latest version of GroupBy’s admin portal designed for retailers to monitor and make quick and easy changes to their eCommerce solutions without requiring any code deployments to their sites. With Command Center 3, GroupBy is moving away from JSP technology to React.js, allowing the company to speedily develop features that enable retailers to take advantage of configuration areas, which will power their development environments and help them manage multiple eCommerce sites.  Command Center 3 will allow users who create and operate...

AUSTIN, TX – July 31, 2018 – GroupBy Inc., a leading provider of relevancy-focused eCommerce solutions, today announced that Mark Stibbe has been named Chief Information Officer. As CIO, Stibbe will oversee GroupBy’s IT initiatives as well as the company’s SOC 2 processes, internal reporting and analytics, and integration of GroupBy company acquisition’s IT systems. Additionally, Stibbe will take on the role of GroupBy’s Privacy Officer. He brings more than 25 years of experience in progressive leadership to his role as CIO.  Stibbe initially joined GroupBy as a Partner in 2013, and during the company’s startup phase he led several of GroupBy’s departments including consulting services, finance, HR and legal. Most recently, Stibbe served as...

AUSTIN, TX – July 24, 2018 – GroupBy Inc., a leading provider of relevancy-focused eCommerce solutions, today announced it has promoted Srikant Nayak to Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Srikant is responsible for aligning GroupBy’s sales cycle, business decisions and operations to ensure GroupBy’s present and future growth. Prior to becoming GroupBy’s CFO, Srikant served as VP of Finance and Senior Director of Finance for GroupBy, having joined the company in 2015.  With over 22 years of international experience across multiple industries including software, natural resources, infrastructure and medical devices, Srikant brings superior experience in managing the accounting and finance functions of companies and understanding the complexities of the enterprise sales cycle. Srikant holds a CPA,...

AUSTIN, TX – July 17, 2018 – GroupBy Inc., a leading provider of relevancy-focused eCommerce solutions, today announced that Peter Messana has been named Chief Operating Officer. With over 25 years of retailing experience, in his role as COO, Peter will focus on client success and support, ensuring that GroupBy meets its goal of developing and delivering best-in-class eCommerce products to retailers and brands worldwide. As well, Peter will align GroupBy’s teams to be equally focused on existing and new...

Last week, in our very first episode of the 2 Minute Podcast, Matthew Cyr sat down to explain why it's so important for ecommerce retailers to have reliable and consistent data to translate into relevant and high converting online shopping experiences. Here's what Matthew had to say: Pressed for time? Listen to the audio version of the 2 Minute Podcast here The most common challenge we hear when speaking to retailers about what could be impacting their site experience is that their product data has gaps,...

The Vitamin Shoppe, a leading specialty retailer and manufacturer of nutritional products, will enhance its online user experience with GroupBy’s Cloud platform  AUSTIN, TX – July 10, 2018 – GroupBy Inc., a leading provider of relevancy-focused eCommerce solutions, today announced that Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. has partnered with GroupBy to enrich its product data and power site search to enhance the digital experience at vitaminshoppe.com.  The Vitamin Shoppe selected GroupBy’s Cloud platform, which includes the Searchandiser and Enrich solutions. The Searchandiser solution will enable The Vitamin Shoppe to amplify its search result relevancy, and drive an improved experience across the customer journey. As well, Enrich will ensure the retailer’s product data is comprehensive and complete, making products easier to find to site visitors.   “It was important to us to find the right strategic partner that could take the eCommerce experience for our...

TORONTO, June 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GroupBy Inc., a leading provider of relevancy-focused eCommerce solutions, today announced plans to more than double its staff in its Toronto and Austin, Texas, headquarters, as well as open new offices in Europe by early 2019. GroupBy plans to add 100 new positions across all divisions including engineering, sales, marketing and G&A to its two North American offices, and will add at least 30 employees for the office location in Europe. The exact European...

Round of financing from PeakSpan Capital will further accelerate GroupBy’s growth, enhance product innovation in key areas and expand the company’s global reach TORONTO, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GroupBy Inc., a leading provider of relevancy-focused eCommerce solutions, today announced the company has closed its Series B financing. This round of funding from PeakSpan Capital, a premier boutique growth equity firm, is a validation of GroupBy’s industry-leading eCommerce solution, strong market position and extensive and growing retailer and brand customer...

In the modern maze of countless ecommerce sites and constant increase in competition, providing shoppers with a personalized experience has become a crucial aspect of any positive shopping experience – and customers are noticing. The future of personalization is now turning to one of individualization, where shoppers are offered a one-on-one, intuitive and customized experience. And there is a major difference between the two strategies. Personalization interprets the behaviors and preferences of a wide demographic of shoppers, while individualization stretches this...

The saying, “April showers bring May flowers,” couldn’t be more true when it comes to the whirlwind seasons of eCommerce. As this month flies by and another fast approaching summer shopping season begins, now is the time for retailers to fine-tune their eCommerce presences before winter code lock, assuring their sites will flourish well passed May and into the following quarter.   And just how does a competitive retailer begin this process? Well, first and foremost, they start fast. With April...