Mirakl to demonstrate how its online marketplace platform can drive multichannel retail at Tech & Ecomm Thursday 3 September 2015 PDF Print Online marketplaces offer a business a chance to give their customers exactly what they want - choice, service and competitive pricing After its recent $20M funding round, Mirakl set to show attendees at leading retail event its platform’s scope for higher profit growth with lower risk 3 September - Online marketplace platform provider Mirakl will be showcasing its award-winning technology at one of the retail sector’s biggest events, the Retail Week Tech and Ecommerce conference. With more than 20 retail customers signed by Mirakl so far in 2015, the demand for online marketplaces is increasing year-on-year, with retailers attracted by a marketplace’s ability to offer greater scope for expansion combined with higher profit growth and lower risk. At Tech & EComm (15-16 September), Mirakl will be demonstrating how its online marketplace platform can work for almost any sector, whether B2B or B2C. “Online marketplaces offer a business a chance to give their customers exactly what they want - choice, service and competitive pricing,” said Adrien Nussenbaum, co-founder, Mirakl. “The 200% growth we’ve see over the past year shows that the marketplace model works irrespective of sector, helping to achieve controlled growth and for businesses to adapt to changing shopping behaviours.” The Tech & EComm conference is one of Retail Week’s flagship events, with two days of presentations by retail experts. This year’s topics include: conversion optimisation; leading cultural and organisational change; fulfilment and delivery; consumer insight and engagement; web and data analytics; and innovation. Mirakl at Tech & EComm • Who: Mirakl, leading provider of online marketplace solutions • What: Retail Week Tech and Ecommerce conference • When: 15-16 September, 2015 • Location: 155 Bishopsgate, ETC venues, London Mirakl recently closed a $20 million Series B round of funding, a deal led by noted investors such as 83North’s Laurel Bowden (an investor in firms such as hybris, Just Eat and Notonthehighstreet), Felix Capital’s Frederic Court and Dave Strohm, Partner at Greylock. Mirakl has offices in France, the UK and North America, and now numbers more than 50 customers, with recent wins including Best Buy, GAME and Halfords. “Online marketplaces are just as well suited to B2B organisations as they are to B2C – the principles are exactly the same,” continued Adrien Nussenbaum. “We believe our platform is the best way for any business to launch its own marketplace. That’s why so many of the world’s biggest retailers have chosen to work with us, and we look forward to demonstrating this at Tech & EComm.” -Ends- Press contacts Paul Allen / Rise PR Email: email@example.com Telephone: +44 (0) 7515 199 487 About Mirakl Founded in 2012 by Philippe Corrot and Adrien Nussenbaum, Mirakl is a provider of online marketplace technology, a secure and scalable platform that allows brands to host transactions between buyers and sellers of products and open up a profitable e-commerce channel. Headquartered in Paris and with offices in the UK and the US, Mirakl works with more than 50 retailers in countries all over the world, including brands such as Best Buy, GAME, Halfords, Darty, Galeries Lafayette, Auchan and Woolworths. Mirakl is the acknowledged market leader and was the only marketplace provider to be named in Gartner’s list of “Cool Vendors” in Digital Commerce, 2015. www.mirakl.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Rise PR in the following categories: Business & Finance, Media & Marketing, Retail & Fashion, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.