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Chatmeter helps enterprise retail brands and agencies managing multi-locations increase their revenue by identifying areas in their online presence that drives customers to choose their stores over competitors. The leading Local Reputation platform with listing and review management, social monitoring, and Local SEO rank tracking, Chatmeter is a complete online reputation solution.


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Connected to more than 110 Mobile Network Operators with a reach of 3.1 billion, Apigate helps companies to enable their business for rapid growth and monetization via its Application Programming Interface (API) platform that creates connected digital experiences through direct carrier billing, voice, messaging, mobile money, location and identity services. Find out more at

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Forter’s End-to-End identity-based fraud prevention solution protects e-commerce merchants and marketplaces during every stage of the customer lifecycle.

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Hustle’s one-to-one messaging platform lets you build relationships to drive engagement. Hustle works because people prefer to have real conversations with real people. Conversations create relationships. Relationships drive action. Use Hustle to hit annual giving goals, boost event attendance, and build relationships with your clients to create lifelong fans.

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Kount’s award-winning anti-fraud technology empowers online merchants and payment service providers around the world. With Kount, merchants approve more orders, uncover new revenue streams, and dramatically improve their bottom line all while minimizing fraud management cost and losses. What can Kount do for you?

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Punchkick Interactive

Punchkick Interactive is a custom software development company that partners with leading brands to create and implement new digital experiences that move the needle. Together with our clients, Punchkick has won global marketing awards, generated hundreds of millions of customer interactions, and above all, ensured that our clients meaningfully connect with target audiences.


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Brands rely on 3C’s mobile marketing platform as their single source for SMS, MMS, Push, Mobile Wallet, Mobile Web and Mobile Couponing. As an industry thought leader, 3C keeps brands at the forefront of emerging mobile technology such as Rich Communication Services (RCS), Chatbots, Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Artificial Intelligence (AI). Learn more at

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Bloom Intelligence

Bloom Intelligence provides a Wi-Fi sensor-based business intelligence and marketing automation platform that helps retailers and restaurants improve sales, decrease customer attrition, and increase profitability. We collect hard-to-capture customer information like traffic volume, dwell time, return rate and visit frequency, and turn that into business intelligence including a location’s churn rate, predicted traffic, and customer lifetime value.

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Brandify is the single answer to Local, connecting global brands with consumers in the moment by leveraging the most comprehensive location technology solutions in the market.

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FIS is the world’s largest global provider dedicated to financial technology solutions. FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries, powering $9 trillion worth of transactions annually. FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.



ReviewPush helps brands monitor, manage, measure and improve the customer experience. ReviewPush also helps brands convert more satisfied customers into positive reviews on the web through customer touch points such as Mobile Apps, POS, CRM, In-Store Receipts and Signage. More than 20,000 businesses currently leverage the ReviewPush platform to improve and optimize the customer experience.

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Simply the most innovative barcode scanning software available, TachyonIQ is unmatched in its ability to decode any barcode symbology! In fact, our software is designed to compensate for damaged barcodes and less than ideal conditions. 1D, 2D, and yes, even DPM or laser etched! Read multiple barcodes at the very same time!


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DAC is one of the largest independent digital media agencies in North America, with a growing international presence and offices in the US, Canada and Europe. We drive transformational growth for our clients with integrated, data-driven solutions. We combine best-in-class digital media expertise with deep knowledge of our clients’ businesses to strategically engage customers.

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bag sponsor is the programmatic advertising platform built for the scale of localization and personalization. works with the largest buyers of localized advertising, including brands, agencies, local media groups, networks, and trading desks. These companies utilize to localize ad targeting and content, to deliver performance on high volumes of localized campaigns, and to provide deep insights.


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Euromonitor International

Euromonitor International is the world’s leading independent provider of global business intelligence and strategic market research. Euromonitor International’s global market research database, Passport, provides statistics, analysis, reports, surveys and breaking news on industries, countries and consumers worldwide. Passport connects market research to your company goals and annual planning, analysing market content, competitor insight and future trends impacting businesses globally.

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Fast Casual

Fast Casual is the global online leader for news, analysis, blogs and research in the worldwide fast casual restaurant industry.

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FoneSaver provides innovative portable phone charging stations and solutions to Fortune 500 companies and major international events. Our patented phone charging stations allow your customers to carry their phones and charge them at the same time.

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ICX Association

The Interactive Customer Experience Association’s mission is to connect B2C brands to technology that elevates the customer experience.

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Mobile Payments Today

Mobile Payments Today is a premier news and information site dedicated exclusively to the fast-growing mobile payments market.

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Pizza Marketplace

Pizza Marketplace is the premier online destination for C-level pizza executive leadership seeking cutting-edge intelligence for their multi-unit restaurant concepts.

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QSRweb delivers fast-breaking news, features and analysis on the quick-service restaurant industry.

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Retail Customer Experience

Retail Customer Experience supports retailers with news and best-practice insights that increase sales and loyalty through an enhanced customer experience.