AMP secures USd 18.5Mln in series A funding round

AMP co-founders Cameron Priest and Patrick Barnes

eCommerce platform AMP yesterday announces it has raised US$18.5m / AUD$28.5million in a series A funding round which included participation from Jungle Ventures and Openspace Ventures, both based in Singapore. The round enables the company to further expand its interconnected, end-to-end platform for eCommerce merchants. Founded by two multi-exit entrepreneurs, TradeGecko founder Cameron Priest and […]

Amazon’s third annual brand protection report highlights it’s counterfeit prevention efforts

Amazon today released its third annual Brand Protection Report, highlighting how the company’s efforts to protect customers, brands, and selling partners from counterfeit products has resulted in more criminal referrals and industry partnerships than ever before. The report also demonstrates how the strategic combination of industry-leading technology and experts are successfully stopping bad actors and […]

Attentive opens branch in the APAC region and furthers global expansion

Attentive, the conversational commerce platform, yesterday announced it is continuing its global expansion with an office opening in Australia—the first establishment in the APAC region and second regional office outside of the US. More than 87% of consumers in Australia said they would like to receive texts from brands or are already subscribed to a […]

YAAP announces appointment of Sadia Akhter as partner

YAAP, a Dubai-based specialized influencer marketing company, recently announced the appointment of seasoned media professional Sadia Akhter as a Partner. In a career spanning over 19 years across key verticals such as digital media, programmatic and influencer marketing, and advertising, Akhter has helmed successful campaigns for reputable brands, fostered and led multiple teams, and delivered […]