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i2 Adds More Verticals To Ra-b2b-it Stew
As vertical B2B marketplaces multiply like rabbits, i2 Technologies is nurturing a warren of its own. The latest addition, FreightMatrix, may prove to be the

b2b website  Event Summary As vertical B2B marketplaces multiply like rabbits, i2 Technologies is nurturing a warren of its own. Some observers estimate that today's 400 or so B2B sites will proliferate to over 10,000 over the next few years. This hardly seems to be an exaggeration considering that vendors from all areas, ERP, supply chain management, CRM, e-commerce, have discovered synergies between e-markets and their core functionalities. i2 has announced seven since introducing Rhythm eXchange Services in June 19

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Adsmart Blazes Vertical B2B Trail


Online advertising network Adsmart will be developing ad networks based on vertical business-to-business markets. This may reduce some of the variability of reliance on consumer sites, but is a quite different business from the one they are used to.

b2b website  Blazes Vertical B2B Trail Event Summary Adsmart is a privately held company in which CMGI (Nasdaq: CMGI) has a majority stake. As an online advertising network, Adsmart's function is to bring advertising to websites. Adsmart has experience serving websites that are too small to manage their own advertising, although it does have many large brand name sites on their client list. Part of the company's added value is to match advertisers with websites whose surfership is likely to respond to the Read More

Altrec Takes E-commerce to Extremes


Altrec is a startup E-commerce website that takes aim on the upscale outdoor recreation market. In this interview Altrec's CTO discusses the initial technology decisions on which the company's infrastructure is based.

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B2B Demand Generation: How Successful Companies Are Improving Sales and Marketing Results


For decades, solution-selling and marketing methodologies have used the principle of identifying pains associated with business processes, in order to create urgency and demand for products and services. With the foundational premise that marketers need to drive more revenue while optimizing marketing investments, successful business-to-business (B2B) companies have focused on four critical pillars needed to optimize the lead-to-sale process.

b2b website  opportunity to experience multi-channel B2B demand generation irst hand. PAIN #1: Multiple Communication Challenges   Marketing PAIN While marketing budgets have grown roughly 5.5% year-over-year since 20016, marketing executives are pressured to maximize the results achieved with every marketing dollar spent. This corporate level pressure creates the operational need to improve campaign response rates and optimize every marketing touch point. Additionally, environmental factors including media fragmenta Read More

Getting Strangers to Take Your Candy


Angara uses millions of anonymous user profiles to help websites convert first time visitors to first-time customers.

b2b website  a place in many B2B situations as well. The company seeking to select an approach needs to consider both the overall ROI of each approach and the speed with which each can be implemented and begin boosting revenues. Angara's offering will be most attractive as a first choice to companies for whose e-business model Angara can show a high ROI, and also for those for whom a retention approach might be slower to get off the ground because of the need to integrate with existing and diverse collections of Read More

The (Underappreciated) Value of B2B Pricing Software


Conventional wisdom would suggest that pricing, as a key component of a business’s financial performance, is a critically important discipline within any enterprise, touching many departments, from sales and marketing to finance. And yet, does anyone know whether their company is making the best pricing decisions? TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic is encouraged by the growing awareness and adoption of pricing technologies among B2B enterprises.

b2b website  (Underappreciated) Value of B2B Pricing Software About five years ago we published an article series entitled “ The Case for Pricing Management ,” since companies in the manufacturing, distribution, services, retail, telecommunications, and hospitality and travel industries can face a variety of pricing problems. On the one hand, unnecessary discounting and quoting prices below a break-even point can result in a company’s poor financial performance. On the other hand, pricing some items out of Read More

Inovis Delves into PIM by Snatching QRS Part Five: Challenges and User Recommendations


While many people have realized the power of e-commerce on the consumer side, there is still plenty of education to be conducted by all the B2B e-commerce vendors as to prove how much leverage their applications can bring to corporations.

b2b website  conducted by all the B2B e-commerce vendors as to prove how much leverage their applications can bring to corporations. Also, many retailers prefer to trust seasoned employees rather than software black boxes , and they are typically slow to adopt new technology till they see proven results from their peers and market leaders. On the other hand, some leading retailers like Wal-Mart tend to not invest in packaged applications tailored to their needs, since it could take away their competitive edge. This Read More

New Market for Security Insurance


Some insurance companies are now offering policies which protect companies against system, network, and website security losses. What do these policies offer corporations that they don't get in their standard General Liability Insurance Policy coverage?

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Alinean, Inc.


Founded in 2001, Alinean provides marketing tools for business to business (B2B) vendors. Its specialties include return on investment (ROI) calculators, value marketing tools, and interactive marketing.

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NetSuite Unveils New B2B Customer Center for SuiteCommerce


At SuiteWorld 2014, NetSuite unveils a new business to business Customer Center to boost online commerce, and TEC's P.J. Jakovljevic is there to bring you the details.

b2b website  Unveils New B2B Customer Center for SuiteCommerce At SuiteWorld 2014, NetSuite CEO Zach Nelson, in the opening keynote, announced the latest release of B2B Customer Center , built on the SuiteCommerce platform. Given that business models are increasingly converging and lines blurring (retail vs. distribution vs. manufacturing, products vs. services, B2B vs. B2C vs. B2B2C, etc.), the idea is to enable business to business (B2B) merchants (distributors, manufacturers, and B2B buyers) to deliver a Read More

The Pursuit of the Perfect Order: Implementing a Multi-enterprise Business Process Platform


No enterprise is an island. Your company is a link in the business-to-business (B2B) supply chain. Thus, a seamless and efficient supply chain is a critical factor in your success—but you need to design a supply chain that focuses on demand, supply, and service to provide competitive differentiation in the marketplace. Learn how to strive for the perfect order and improve order accuracy with a business process solution.

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Building an ROI Model to Evaluate Your B2B E-commerce Initiative


B2B companies everywhere are under heavy pressure to offer their customers and employees robust e-commerce capabilities that rival best-of-breed consumer-focused companies. B2B companies that fall short of customer expectations risk losing them to competitors who have stepped up their game. This paper provides a framework for building an ROI model that can be used to demonstrate the advantages of a new e-commerce implementation to senior executives and board members.

b2b website  Model to Evaluate Your B2B E-commerce Initiative B2B companies everywhere are under heavy pressure to offer their customers and employees robust e-commerce capabilities that rival best-of-breed consumer-focused companies. B2B companies that fall short of customer expectations risk losing them to competitors who have stepped up their game. This paper provides a framework for building an ROI model that can be used to demonstrate the advantages of a new e-commerce implementation to senior executives and Read More

Selling Power Inc


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IONA Purchases Netfish Technologies (And Much, Much More)


As the last step in a long list of acquisitions, IONA Technologies has purchased Netfish Technologies, a provider of integrated XML-based B2B process collaboration solutions. This acquisition, along with six others including the Sagavista EAI technology, completes IONA’s strategy to create a Total Business Integration™ solution with the IONA Suite.

b2b website  provider of integrated XML-based B2B process collaboration solutions. The total consideration of 5.5 million shares of IONA common stock, approximately $270 million based on IONA's closing price of $49.0625 per share on February 14, 2001, to be accounted for as a purchase. This acquisition, along with six others including the Sagavista EAI technology from Software AG (which had recently purchased Saga Systems ), completes IONA's strategy to create a Total Business Integration solution , a Read More

Differences in Complexity between B2C and B2B E-commerce


Business-to-business (B2B) selling has proven to be more intricate than business-to-consumer (B2C) selling, as B2B involves dealing with longer-term contracts and complex products with specific requirements that are not needed in the consumer world.

b2b website  Complexity between B2C and B2B E-commerce Introduction The concept behind a business-to-business (B2B) exchange or marketplace, which was to bring together (aggregate) multiple buyers and sellers via the Internet to save money, expand markets, improve supply chain efficiency, and whatnot to all involved parties, had seemed obviously straightforward and too good to be true. However, it has since turned out to be much more painful to achieve those grandiose promises, which far outweighed the number of Read More