FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Saturday, January 11, 2020
FindMine wins Best Cloud/SaaS Provider at VIP Awards ahead of NRF’s Big Show 2020
Machine Learning Content Engine Wins Best in SaaS
New York, New York: On Friday, January 10th 2020, Vendors In Partnership (VIP) named FindMine the winner of Best Cloud/SaaS Provider at the VIP Awards. The award recognizes Cloud/SaaS solutions that “impact the strategic priorities and business challenges of… clients.”
FindMine allows brands and retailers in fashion, beauty, and home to help customers answer the age old question, “How should I use this?” for each and every product. The complete outfits, furniture sets and beauty looks provided make use of the brand’s unique expertise and editorial point of view, giving the consumer aspirational guidance without requiring manual work from merchandising teams.
“This award is a huge honor and great way to kick off NRF, especially as we’ll be releasing our benchmarking research on the impact providing complete outfits for each fashion product has on retailer KPIs. ” says Michelle Bacharach, CEO and Co-Founder at FindMine. “It’s highly validating that the new category we’re creating to scale each brand and retailers unique POV is critical to their success. ”
“I was very honored to be a judge for the inaugural VIP Awards. This groundbreaking event brings together the retail and technology industry to discuss challenges of today and tomorrow. The judging was very rigorous and the winners are truly exceptional like Michelle Bacharach at FINDMINE.,” says Deborah Weinswig, Judge at the VIP Awards.
The VIP Awards celebrates the drivers of the retail ecosystem and is an official event of NRF Retail’s Big Show 2020. Celebrating innovation, empathy and excellence among the retail solution provider community, the VIP Awards are an industry celebration for the solution providers that are powering the retail ecosystem. The VIP Awards are split into 9 categories; Logistics & Distribution, Payments, Commerce, Analytics, Communication, Advisory Services, Marketing, Innovation in Commerce and Community. The selection process is judged by Vicki Cantrell, Phil Leahy, Nicole Reyhle, Cindy Lincks, Dave Finnegan and Deborah Weinswig. The awards ceremony was held at Gotham Hall in New York City. James Rhee, CEO Ashley Stewart, was the keynote speaker.
FindMine's award-winning technology scales a brand's unique point of view across their entire organization. Our Complete the Look product produces content that shows shoppers how to use each product across retailers’ existing channels & platforms (ecommerce, email, marketing channels, customer service, clienteling applications, store digital displays, etc.). FindMine increases revenues by 3-9% while creating looks that are scalable (serving more than 2B looks annually) to give merchandisers 99% of their time back. L2 cited Complete the Look as a reason for adidas' "Genius" and Perry Ellis CEO hails "Innovative solutions like FindMine are fundamental to the execution of our customer engagement strategy." FindMine is a 2018 Gartner Cool Vendor in retail.