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March 06, 2014Avangate supports Totango’s Customer Success Summit taking place March 19th 2014.
March 05, 2014Avangate iis boosting its presence in Latin America, with Brazil leading this market push. Following the implementation of localized ordering capabilities including payment methods, Avangate is looking to strengthen its market presence through additional strategic partnerships with payments providers and local distribution and marketing services.
February 25, 2014Avangate is speaking and exhibiting at CeBIT 2014, as part of the event’s eCommerce Park and Forum.
February 20, 2014Avangate is attending the RSA conference February 24-28, 2014 - Moscone Center, San Francisco
February 05, 2014Avangate announced it is sponsoring and speaking at the 2nd edition of the Software Product Congress Netherlands, taking place on Feb 11th in Zeist, Netherlands.
January 27, 2014Avangate announced its #11 ranking in the Online Advertising Blue Book Top 20 Affiliate Networks for 2014 - a three-position rise from the previous year.
January 08, 2014Avangate announced its participation at Affiliate Summit West 2014 from January 12-14 in Las Vegas. Avangate will be speaking at the conference, as well as showcasing its industry leading Digital Affiliate Network and Commerce Platform at the Meet Market session on January 12th.
December 27, 2013Avangate announced that Software and Online Service sales during the 2013 Black Friday/ Cyber Monday period registered over 200% increase compared to the same period last year.
December 23, 2013Avangate was named finalist in SIIA's 2014 CODiE Awards - Best eCommerce and Billing Platform, Content Category
December 05, 2013Avangate announced the Winter 2013 Release of its SkyCommerce Suite.
December 03, 2013Avangate announced that it has been selected as one of “Red Herring 100 Global Winners” of 2013.
November 28, 2013Avangate announces two more educational and networking workshops: Avangate Seminar in Moscow, Russia, on December 5, aimed at Avangate clients and established businesses, and Avangate Biz Session in Bucharest, Romania, on December 9, targeting the local startup community.
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December 16, 2013
2014 Will Be The Year Of The ___: Marketing Leaders Fill In The Blank
Avangate Predicts: Help Wanted: Chief Customer Officer
December 06, 2013
Hewlett-Packard's Pronq is a new business set to directly sell online HP software, including security, performance and business analytics.
For the transaction piece, HP is using technology from Avangate.
November 7, 2013
We see them everywhere today - messages about how businesses should engage with their customers and not just sell to them. However, actually implementing this philosophy without negatively impacting business performance is not straightforward and requires companies to adopt a new perspective.
October 16, 2013
On October 7th, 2013, private equity firm, Francisco Partners acquired Avangate, a leader in digital commerce and subscription billing. Avangate serves over 3,000 customers across more than 100 countries. The deal terms were not publicly disclosed and was led by My Le Nguyen.
October 9, 2013
Commerce is getting the red carpet treatment. Gone are the days where commerce was just the unassuming back office system which kept records on customers and products. Recent events such as the acquisition of eCommerce provider Hybris by SAP and UK software juggernaut Sage's new focus on driving online sales illustrate the commerce boom in this brave new world.
October 8, 2013
Private equity firm Francisco Partners has bought Avangate, a provider of electronic software distribution and reseller management products for software vendors, for an undisclosed amount. Francisco Partners are said to have taken a majority interest in the Amsterdam-based company, according to the Dow Jones.
October 7, 2013
Francisco Partners took a majority interest in Avangate and is providing an initial investment to increase product development and support the company's expansion into locales such as Brazil and Eastern Europe, said Carl Theobald, chief executive of Avangate.
October 7, 2013
Private equity firm Francisco Partners said Monday it acquired Avangate, which provides e-commerce services related to software, cloud applications and software as a service. Financial terms were not disclosed, but according to Dow Jones, Francisco Partners took a majority interest in Avangate, based in Amsterdam with offices in Redwood City, through an equity deal.
October 3, 2013
[Don't create a] lead purgatory […]. By taking all of those leads and prospects who are never going to be ready for direct sales and giving them an online self-service path, those leads, which may not be ready for large-sized deals just yet, are given small-sized deals. Thus, growing businesses are able to sign up, explore the products and upsell when ready.
19 September, 2013
There is obvious value to be driven from a solution that spans the entire commerce continuum - the customer experience (shopping cart or otherwise) is an important part of this and Avangate raises a valid point about standalone subscription and billing offerings that don't provide UI functionality […] The bottom line is that commerce is changing forever.
12 September, 2013
The subscription model for business has been around at least since the advent of newspapers and magazines. It "is not a new concept, although the speed at which [enterprises] are having to build new business models with new customer segments, channels and partners, as well as revenue models, is forcing [them] to rethink their whole commerce solution," commented Carl Theobald, CEO of Avangate.
August 23, 2013
As marketers, we have heard it time and time again and in 100 different ways: "What's the ROI?" "How are you measuring this?" "Which KPIs define success here?" "Will it generate any tangible results?"