Whisbi secures €5M investment round led by Columbia Lake Partners to accelerate high-growth plan and continue to drive innovation in conversational sales

Barcelona, 12 December 2018 –- Whisbi, the conversational sales & marketing platform for enterprises, announces today that it has raised €5M. The investment round was led by Columbia Lake Partners, a fund backed by a knowledgeable group of investors, including partners at Bessemer Venture Partners, and also supported by existing investors Active Venture Partners and Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments (BDMI). The round is a combination of equity and debt financing. Launched in 2014 by CEO Alex Bisbe ...

Key drivers of ecommerce: Top 5 questions that users ask before buying online

People can buy almost anything, at any time and in any physical place, online these days. Understanding the questions that concern clients before purchasing online are key drivers of ecommerce. Before purchasing online, every customer asks:

♦ Do they trust the website. Is it completely legal? Is it secure enough to carry out financial transactions?

♦ What is the delivery and return policy. How many days will shipping take? What if the product will n...

Whisbi awarded with the Horizonte PYME

It gives us great pleasure to announce that The Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO), within the State Plan of Scientific and Technical Research and Innovation 2013-2016, has awarded Whisbi with the Horizonte PYME for the Project Mobile Videoconference System for Hybrid E-Commerce.This award has helped Whisbi to obtain the Seal of Excellence quality label that the European Commission gives to promising projects submitted under the SME instrument of Horizon 2020 achieving a score equal ...

What brands need to understand about mobile shopper buying journey

People never go to a store without a wallet. The same can be said about mobile devices. This year, for the first time, mobile traffic in e-commerce has surpassed traffic coming from desktop. Mobile has become a connection between the online and offline worlds: retail doesn’t have online or offline customers now, retail has consumers. More than two-thirds of customers are using their mobile devices inside stores. Understanding the mobile shopper buying journey has emerged as one of the crucial points in retail.

Some facts about the mobile shop...