In Other News: YOOBIC (award); BLUEPOINT (Surety); MOOVEL (merger); and THREATMETRIX (release).
YOOBIC – The Accenture Consumer Innovation Awards has selected US-based Yoobic’s mobile solution that helps brands and retailers monitor in-store execution by enabling data to flow instantly between point of sales and headquarters, giving the retailer feedback and control over in-store activities. The solution enables brands and retailers to gain visibility on their merchandising and trade marketing activities and take immediate actions.
BLUEPOINT – Bluepoint Solutions reports Surety Bank has adopted its OpenAnyware solution for omni-channel account opening. OpenAnyware removes any possible barrier to opening an account, and includes instant authentication and funding through either self-service digital or facilitated interactions with bank representatives.
MOOVEL – moovel Group announced the successful merger of Austin, TX-based RideScout and Portland, OR-based GlobeSherpa as moovel North America, LLC. Simply referred to as “moovel,” the company works to bring mobility solutions for public and alternative transportation options to North American cities through two distinctive but complementary products: moovel transit and RideTap.
THREATMETRIX – ThreatMetrix announced the availability of its Spring ‘16 Release. This most recent product update introduces deeper decision analytics, an enhancement to mobile offerings and stronger authentication capabilities to serve more than 4,000 customers around the globe.