Lightspeed Spends $925M to Shrink the eCommerce Space

Canadian point of sale software giant Lightspeed continues to use its robust stock as currency to roll up rivals and bolt on new capabilities. The company just dropped nearly a billion to help consolidate the eCommerce space. The company announced today that it has acquired eCommerce platforms Ecwid and NuORDER for a combined $925 million. […]

Moz Acquired in Marriage of Email and SEO

A big announcement dropped on Friday. We learned that the email marketing company iContact has acquired Moz, one of the most recognized brands in local SEO. The companies didn’t share terms. iContact bills itself as the “easiest email marketing platform for small businesses.” The company, founded in 2003, is a unit of J2 Global, a […]