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Universal PropTech $UPI $UPIPF CGO Talks Explosive Covid-19 Diagnostics Market, Clinical Trials, & More $AAT.ca $LPS.ca $EGT.ca

Posted by Jesse Champagne at 5:16 PM on Thursday, May 13th, 2021
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Whereas many companies are just now trying to capitalize on the opportunities presented in the current and massive future of PropTech, Universal PropTech Inc. is actually delivering healthy building solutions and services for developers, owners, and operators in Canada. They’ve also turned their attention towards the global COVID-19 diagnostics market size, which is estimated at USD$84.4 billion in 2020.

We sat down with Frank Carnevale, CGO of Universal Proptech, to talk about the launch of ISBRG Corp’s SpotLight-19(C) clinical trial and new R&D funding, the global COVID-19 diagnostics market, their marketing/distribution plans for the future, and more. Check out the interview now.

VIDEO – Loop Insights $MTRX.ca $RACMF To Become Official Tech Partner to $2.7B Resort and Arena Project In Las Vegas $AT.ca $QTRH.ca $SNSR $BSQR $PTS.ca

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 5:53 PM on Tuesday, May 11th, 2021
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Loop Insights (MTRX: TSXV) (RACMF: OTCQB) announced the signing of an LOI with All Net LLC to provide a custom technology stack that will power the All Net Resort and Arena Project.

What is the All Net Resort and Arena Project?

A new $USD 2.7 Billion entertainment venue in Las Vegas. A non-gaming, business and family-friendly destination that is situated in the heart of the strip and will include but is not limited to:

  • 23,000 seat multi-purpose arena with a retractable roof
  • 500-room 5 star, all suite luxury Spa Hotel
  • 2,000-room hotel tower
  • 250,000 sq. ft. convention center
  • 350,000 sq. ft. food and retail plaza with exclusive retail shops
  • World-class restaurants and nightclubs
  • 2,500-seat dinner show room
  • and more

At the core of the partnership will be Loop’s real-time AI data intelligence and digital wallet platform.

What did CEO Rob Anson have to say?

“The All Net Resort and Arena is going to be a truly revolutionary entertainment complex. The $2.7 billion project is situated on a 27-acre parcel just across from the Las Vegas Convention Center consisting of multiple world-class venues, the size and scope of which signals another big win for Loop in the sports and entertainment venue capital of the world. Partnering from the ground up means Loop will provide digital innovations and truly personalized visitor experiences that are second to none.”

The proposed partnership will strengthen Loop’s leadership position in the Venue Management, Data Analytics and Customer & Fan Engagement areas.  The deal is expected to formalize before the end of June.

Sit back, relax and watch this powerful interview with Loop Insights CEO Rob Anson.

VIDEO – Loop Insights $MTRX $RACMF Alliance With NielsenIQ Is A “Game Changer” That Will Transform Retail Sector Through Real-Time Data & Intelligence $QTRH.ca $SNSR $BSQR $PTS.ca

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 6:21 PM on Thursday, April 29th, 2021
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What do you get when you combine the leading provider of artificial intelligence driven real-time data insights for brick and mortar retailers, with the global leader in consumer data analytics operating in 100 markets and covering 90% of the world’s population? 

A “Game Changer” Strategic Alliance To Transform The Retail Sector 

Earlier today Loop Insights $MTRX $RACMF and NielsenIQ made this joint announcement that can be summarized by the following excerpt: 

“NielsenIQ’s market leading fast-moving consumer goods coverage and Loop’s transformative artificial intelligence solutions present opportunities for collaboration and business development across channels.  Retailers will benefit from an enhanced understanding of consumer behavior, thereby boosting personalization, targeting and activation initiatives through the joint power of NielsenIQ and Loop.” 

More than just lip service, NielsenIQ is the leader in providing the most complete, unbiased view of consumer behavior, globally. Powered by a ground-breaking consumer data platform and fueled by rich analytic capabilities, NielsenIQ enables decision-making for the world’s leading consumer goods companies and retailers.
In short, NielsenIQ measures every consumer transaction to deliver the knowledge that every business needs to drive growth.

If you thought that was powerful, the combination of Loop Insights means that knowledge will be delivered in real-time, something NielsenIQ VP Richard Lee says doesn’t exist in the market today.

How big is this alliance to $MTRX?  This quote from CEO Rob Anson says it all:

“The scope, gravity and validation of this agreement with NielsenIQ represent an incredible milestone for Loop and its shareholders.  NielsenIQ is the global leader when it comes to measurement and data analytics, as well as providing the most complete and trusted view of the market for leading CPG brands and retailers. In establishing this alliance, Loop is now on a path to achieve global enterprise scale, and has firmly put a stake in the ground as an emerging disruptive player in the world of retail data aggregation and analytics.”

Watch this powerful interview with NielsenIQ VP of Strategic Alliances, Richard Lee and Loop Insights CEO, Rob Anson to learn how they plan to transform the retail sector.

VIDEO – Carl Data Solutions $CRL $CDTAF CEO Speaks Of New Money, New Team, New Future

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 4:23 PM on Tuesday, April 20th, 2021

Carl Data Solutions is at the nexus of what Deloitte Global calls “The Big Four” of Industry 4.0 technologies: Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cloud Infrastructure, and Big data / Analytics.

We sat with Jean-Charles Phaneuf, who joined CRL as CEO in January, to discuss the wildly successful last 90 days, recent partnerships and new entry into renewable energy, and the future of industrial infrastructure. Check out the interview below.

Universal PropTech $UPI Now Listed on the #OTCQB Under the Symbol $UPIPF $AAT.ca $LPS.ca $EGT.ca

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 4:07 PM on Tuesday, April 20th, 2021
  • Received approval and will begin trading on the OTCQB, a U.S. market operated by OTC Markets Group Inc. in New York
  • The Company’s shares will begin trading on the OTCQB on April 21, 2021, under the symbol “UPIPF”

Toronto, Ontario–(April 20, 2021) –  Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (FSE:8LH) (“UPI” or the “Company“) is pleased to announce that it has received approval and will begin trading on the OTCQB, a U.S. market operated by OTC Markets Group Inc. (“OTC“) in New York. The Company’s shares will begin trading on the OTCQB on April 21, 2021, under the symbol “UPIPF”.

Chris Hazelton, CEO of Universal PropTech commented: “We are excited to begin trading in the United States, and we welcome the opportunity to share our story and journey with new investors.” Mr. Hazelton continued: “UPI provides an opportunity for investors to capitalize on growth opportunities created by our healthy building solutions, as well as investment and exclusive sales verticals for ISBRG Corp and their SpotLight19 platform.”

The OTC operates the world’s largest electronic interdealer quotation system for US broker dealers and offers multiple media channels to increase the visibility of OTC-listed companies. Trading on the OTCQB market enables companies to efficiently build broader investor awareness and provide U.S. investors with a seamless trading facility to more easily trade through the broker of their choice.

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Universal PropTech Inc. $UPI Announces Option Grant $AAT.ca $LPS.ca $EGT.ca

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 4:42 PM on Friday, April 16th, 2021
  • Announces today that it has granted 100,000 options to an employee pursuant to the Company’s stock option plan.
  • The stock options vest in the following schedule: 30% immediately, 30% on the six-month anniversary of grant; and 40% on the one year anniversary of grant, and may be exercised at a price of $0.45 for a period of three years from the date of grant.
  • The grant of options is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

Toronto, Ontario–(April 16, 2021) – Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (FSE: 8LH) (“UPI” or “the Company”) announces today that it has granted 100,000 options to an employee pursuant to the Company’s stock option plan. The stock options vest in the following schedule: 30% immediately, 30% on the six-month anniversary of grant; and 40% on the one year anniversary of grant, and may be exercised at a price of $0.45 for a period of three years from the date of grant. The grant of options is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

About Universal PropTech Inc.

Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (FSE: 8LH ) is a leading building innovation company, selecting, integrating, deploying, and maintaining PropTech in healthy buildings. As trusted advisors, we provide holistic evidence-driven solutions and services for building developers, owners, and operators in Canada. UPI operates through its wholly owned subsidiary, VCI Controls Inc. (“VCI“), a leading supplier and integrator of PropTech healthy building solutions and services. VCI is an industry leader in the acquisition and deployment of intelligent building technology, including the integration of all building systems utilizing the latest in communications technologies and standards. VCI’s business focuses on digital controls and mechanical services, performance monitoring, and energy efficiency solutions.

With headquarters in Toronto, Universal PropTech Inc. has offices across Canada including, Halifax, Montreal, and Ottawa. For more information, visit www.universalproptech.com.

Contact Information
Universal PropTech Inc.

Chris Hazelton
President and Chief Executive Officer
[email protected]

(647) 300-2957

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Certain information provided in this press release constitutes forward-looking statements and information within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking information typically contains statements with words such as “anticipate”, “believe”, “forecast”, expect”, “plan”, “intend”, “estimate”, “propose”, “project”, or similar words suggesting future outcomes. The Company cautions readers and prospective investors in the Company’s securities not to place undue reliance on forward-looking information as, by its nature, it is based on current expectations regarding future events that involve a number of assumptions, inherent risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by the Company.

The forward-looking information included herein is expressly qualified in its entirety by this cautionary statement. The forward-looking information included herein is made as of the date hereof and the Company assumes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information to reflect new events or circumstances, except as required by law.

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Loop Insights $MTRX $RACMF Completes Acquisition of Passcreator – a growing German based mobile marketing technology Company $AT.ca $QTRH.ca $SNSR $BSQR $PTS.ca

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 8:30 AM on Friday, April 16th, 2021
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  • Announce the receipt of TSXV approval and completion, on April 14, 2021, of the acquisition of mediahelden GmbH d/b/a/ Passcreator by Loop.
  • Due to rounding, the number of common shares of Loop issued as consideration was revised to 1,301,425, all other consideration paid as set out in the prior news release remains the same.

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 16, 2021 — Further to the Company’s press release dated March 29, 2021, Loop Insights Inc. (TSXV: MTRX; OTCQB: RACMF) (the “ Company ” or “ Loop ”), a provider of contactless solutions and artificial intelligence (“ AI ”) to drive real-time insights, enhanced customer engagement and automated venue tracing to the brick and mortar space, is pleased to announce the receipt of TSXV approval and completion, on April 14, 2021, of the acquisition of mediahelden GmbH d/b/a/ Passcreator by Loop. Due to rounding, the number of common shares of Loop issued as consideration was revised to 1,301,425, all other consideration paid as set out in the prior news release remains the same.

About Passcreator

Passcreator is a German wallet pass software company that offers clients a software as a service solution for mobile marketing. Compatible with wallet apps on both iOS and Android, Passcreator seamlessly integrates with existing marketing platforms, as well as supports the creation of new ones. Furthermore, Passcreator is fully GDPR compliant and highly scalable. This solution is suitable for companies of all sizes.

About Loop

Loop is a Vancouver-based Internet of Things (” IoT “) technology company that delivers transformative artificial intelligence (” AI “) automated marketing, contact tracing, and contactless solutions to the brick and mortar space. Its unique IoT device, Fobi, enables data connectivity across online and on-premise platforms to provide real- time, detailed insights and automated, personalized engagement. Its ability to integrate seamlessly into existing infrastructure, and customize campaigns according to each vertical, creates a highly scalable solution for its prospective global clients that span industries. Loop Insights operates in the telecom, casino gaming, sports and entertainment, hospitality, and retail industries, in Canada, the US, the UK, Latin America, Australia, Japan, and Indonesia. Loop’s products and services are backed by Amazon’s Partner Network and sold through the TELUS IoT Marketplace.

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Carl Data Solutions Inc. $CRL.ca Poised for Global Growth After Meeting 90-day Targets for New Capital, Team Members and Corporate Partners $IPNFF $PKK.ca $PKKFF $MTRX $RACMF

Posted by Jesse Champagne at 12:10 PM on Wednesday, April 14th, 2021
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  • CRL achieved an oversubscribed private placement, recruited a fresh core executive team, and announcing significant corporate partners
  • “The last 90 days has been like training for a marathon,” said Jean-Charles Phaneuf, who came on board as CEO on January 12, 2021.

VANCOUVER, BC, April 14, 2021 /CNW/ – After achieving an oversubscribed private placement with a new strategic set of investors, recruiting a fresh core executive team and announcing significant corporate partners, Carl Data Solutions Inc.  (CSE: CRL) (FSE: 7C5) (OTC: CDTAF) (“Carl Data Solutions”) is poised for global growth as a leading developer of Big-Data-as-a-Service (“BDaaS”) and Industrial Internet of Things (“IIoT”) solutions.

Carl Data Solutions is at the nexus of what Deloitte Global calls “The Big Four” of Industry 4.0 technologies: Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data/Analytics and Cloud Infrastructure.  It provides industry and government customers with solutions that collect, cleanse, organize, store and analyze time-series data in mission-critical applications like Environmental Monitoring as a Service (“EMaaS”).  Mastering this data allows those customers to not only avoid costly downtime in their large-scale operations, but also to take advantage of predictive and prescriptive analytics on processes or forecasted events to optimize outcomes or mitigate risks.

“The last 90 days has been like training for a marathon,” said Jean-Charles Phaneuf, who came on board as CEO on January 12, 2021.  “We announced an oversubscribed Private Placement of $5,601,288, a $2,000,000 Line of Credit, $250,000 in Convertible Debentures, and converted $1,491,000 of corporate debt.  Then we hired new senior executives in business development, corporate marketing, technical operations, and product management.”

Carl Data Solutions also signed partnership agreements with two other industry leaders since Mr. Phaneuf took the helm in January:

  1. Smart IoT Technologies Inc.: a strategic partnership to provide high-quality sensors used in conjunction with Carl Data Solutions’ existing IIoT technology to provide EMaaS to new and existing customers.
  2. Think Quality Assurance Services Inc. (“Think-QA”): a strategic partnership to expand Carl Data Solutions’ role in the Renewable Energy sector by providing value-added services to Think-QA’s existing solar and wind farm customers.  Carl Data Solutions will be providing machine learning with predictive and prescriptive analytics to reduce maintenance costs and maximize electricity production.

“Now we’re ready to run at peak performance,” stated Mr. Phaneuf.  Carl Data Solutions is positioned to drive future growth based on three key goals:

  1. Increase the use of Carl Data Solutions’ Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence capabilities within current products and services.  The aim is to increase cross sell and upsell opportunities with existing market segments comprised of Water, Sewage, Solid Waste Management and EMaaS.
  2. Expand current solutions to Smart Cities by selecting early adopters of Internet of Things (IoT), time-series data, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.  Leverage Carl Data Solutions’ current customer base of over 100 cities to attain this goal.
  3. Expand current solutions to new Smart Connected Spaces by building strategic partnerships in the IIoT sector.

Phaneuf emphasized that all new market opportunities for Carl Data Solutions will undergo a disciplined evaluation process that ensures maximum profitability.

“I’m very pleased to report that after 90 days, we are on track and aligned with the growth plan we laid out,” he stated.  “In essence, our short-term objective was to implement the Carl Data Solutions cornerstones: finance, people, partners and processes that we can build upon.  Going forward, we can focus on growth, create advanced solutions for our customers and enhanced value for our shareholders.”

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Loop Insights $MTRX $RACMF enters the £4.5 billion UK forecourt sector through its partnership with Suresite Group $QTRH.ca $SNSR $BSQR $PTS.ca

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 8:41 AM on Wednesday, April 14th, 2021
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Forecourt operators to get access to real-time data from any point-of-sale through Loop’s IoT device

  • Announces a new Proof of Concept (PoC) with Suresite Group
  • The cooperation will see selected Suresite retail locations take advantage of Loop’s IoT Fobi device and Insights platform

LONDON and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 14, 2021 — Loop Insights (MTRX:TSXV; RACMF:OTCQB), a provider of contactless solutions and artificial intelligence for the brick and mortar space, announces a new Proof of Concept (PoC) with Suresite Group. The cooperation will see selected Suresite retail locations take advantage of Loop’s IoT Fobi device and Insights platform.

Loop Insights is growing its UK retail presence

According to KPMG , the UK’s forecourt or gas station convenience store sector generates approximately £4.5 billion in annual revenue. Loop’s latest agreement with Suresite represents its entry into the UK’s retail energy sectors, as part of wider business development efforts in the UK.

The changing trends of forecourt retail

Suresite ’s UK data of card payment transactions and spend show that in the last 12 months, there has been less demand for fuel with people unable to travel due to local and national lockdowns. Yet these travel restrictions have also led to a growth in non-fuel retail with customers choosing to carry out their grocery shopping locally at nearby fuel stations, looking to fulfil multiple purposes in a single trip with an increased appetite for cashless transactions. With the constantly changing trends and challenges brought by the pandemic, data insights are now more important for forecourt retail than ever.

Loop’s Fobi is an IoT device working with an AI-powered retail analytics platform that allows retailers unprecedented access to real-time transaction data from any point-of-sale (POS) – online, in-store, and across multiple properties.

During the PoC, Loop Insights will implement its Fobi device and Insights AI-powered analytics platform across numerous Suresite client locations. This will provide Suresite, and more importantly, its clients who operate leading fuel and convenience brands, with powerful, actionable data capabilities needed to deliver informed loyalty experience and drive operational efficiencies. Suresite’s forecourt client market currently includes major brands such as Harvest Energy, Gulf, Jet, and others.

Through services such as our real-time, data-driven fuel monitoring solution, Suresite understands that retailers need data to be delivered in real-time to be able to maximise revenue and wallet-share. For the retailer, it’s about understanding the shopping basket breakdown item by item, who made the purchase, and how. Or having the ability to see how a special promotion is performing in real time so adjustments can be made if needed. This is why Suresite has partnered with Loop Insights, to help our clients improve their business decisions based on real-time, actionable insights,” explains Eva Jones, Head of Product Development and Innovation at Suresite.

Loop Insights CEO Rob Anson stated: “Our latest Proof of Concept agreement with Suresite is additional proof that our Fobi device combined with our AI-powered Insights platform serves an immediate, data driven need in the convenience and fuel sectors. Recent announcements with Sobeys in grocery, and now Suresite in convenience and fuel – two of the largest retail sectors in the world – serve notice that Loop and its solutions are fit-for-purpose in today’s data-first world. We anticipate this PoC will be another massive success for both Loop and Suresite as we continue to demonstrate the power of Loop’s Insights platform no matter the industry or country.”

Suresite CEO Steve Hoban added: “We understand the power of insight to help our clients improve their offer, sales and profit. We are excited to partner with Loop and are looking forward to the results of our trials. Our aim is to continue to add value to our clients and be able to enrich our data to provide them with insights that help them grow.”

This press release is available on the Loop Insights Verified Forum on AGORACOM for shareholder discussion, questions and engagement with management https://agoracom.com/ir/LoopInsights .

About Suresite Group
Established over 25 years ago, Suresite Group provides a range of business critical operational services for Fuel and Convenience Retailers. Suresite market leading Payment and data solutions, Wetstock management, Training and Health & Safety compliance help over 3,000 stores across the UK run businesses more effectively. Suresite Group customers and partners include Barclays, Worldpay, Timico, Feefo, American Express, Sponge, Greenergy, Cost Cutter, Jet, and others.

For more information, please contact:

Klara Horvathova
Luminous PR
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[email protected]

About Loop Insights
Loop Insights Inc. is a Vancouver-based Internet of Things (“IoT”) technology company that delivers transformative artificial intelligence (“AI”), automated marketing, venue tracing, and contactless solutions to the brick and mortar space. Its unique IoT device, Fobi, enables data connectivity across online and on-premise platforms to provide real-time, detailed insights and automated, personalized engagement. Its ability to integrate seamlessly into existing infrastructure, and customize campaigns according to each vertical, creates a highly scalable solution for its prospective global clients that span industries. Loop Insights operates in the telecom, casino gaming, sports and entertainment, hospitality, and retail industries, in Canada, the US, the UK, Latin America, Australia, Japan, and Indonesia. Loop’s products and services are backed by Amazon’s Partner Network.

Loop Insights Inc. LOOP Website: www.loopinsights.ai
Rob Anson, CEO Facebook: @ LoopInsights
T: +1 877-754-5336 Ext. 4 Twitter: @ LoopInsights
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This news release contains certain statements that constitute forward-looking statements or information, including statements regarding Loop’s business and technology; the ability of Loop to engage with industry participants to achieve its goals; the development of Loop’s technology; and the viability of Loop’s business model. Such forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, some of which are beyond Loop’s control, including the impact of general economic conditions, industry conditions, competition from other industry participants, stock market volatility, and the ability to access sufficient capital from internal and external sources. Although Loop believes that the expectations in its forward-looking statements are reasonable, they are based on factors and assumptions concerning future events which may prove to be inaccurate. Those factors and assumptions are based upon currently available information. Such forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors that could influence actual results or events and cause actual results or events to differ materially from those stated, anticipated, or implied in the forward-looking statements. As such, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements, as no assurance can be provided as to future results, levels of activity, or achievements. The forward-looking statements contained in this news release are made as of the date of this news release and, except as required by applicable law, Loop does not undertake any obligation to publicly update or to revise any of the included forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. The forward-looking statements contained in this document are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement. Trading in the securities of Loop should be considered highly speculative. There can be no assurance that Loop will be able to achieve all or any of its proposed objectives.  

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. 

Loop Insights $MTRX $RACMF Finalizes API Integration with Vend POS, Vend to Launch Full Sales & Marketing Program to Its Global Retail Client List $AT.ca $QTRH.ca $SNSR $BSQR $PTS.ca

Posted by AGORACOM-JC at 8:00 AM on Wednesday, April 7th, 2021
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  • Announced the Company has completed its integration to Vend’s Billing API, providing Vend retailers with seamless onboarding to Loop’s multi-domain, franchise compliance, and historical reporting solutions

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 07, 2021 — Loop Insights Inc. (MTRX:TSXV RACMF:OTCQB) (the “Company” or “Loop”), a provider of contactless solutions and artificial intelligence (“AI”) to drive real-time insights and enhanced customer engagement to the brick and mortar space, is pleased to announce the Company has completed its integration to Vend’s Billing API, providing Vend retailers with seamless onboarding to Loop’s multi-domain, franchise compliance, and historical reporting solutions.

Loop Insights First to Integrate with Vend’s Billing API, Providing a Seamless Onboarding Option for Vend’s Global Client List of over 20,000 Customer Locations Worldwide

Vend Director of Product Partnerships Lowry Gladwell stated:
“The completion of Loop’s integration with the Vend Billing API is an example of how Vend works closely with partners to deliver value for our retailers. It has been great to see Loop’s enthusiasm for the project and we’re thrilled that our Vend retailers can now onboard clients to benefit from Loop’s products and services faster than ever before, giving them easier access to the multi-domain, franchise and historical reporting that Loop offers. Additionally, our announced acquisition by Lightspeed, which is expected to close towards the end of April, will allow Vend and Loop to reach new clients, with a particular focus on expansion in Asia-Pacific. I look forward to connecting Vend’s expanding customer base with Loop’s amazing solution stack.”

Loop Insights CEO Rob Anson stated: “Vend’s support of Loop’s integration to their Billing API speaks volumes about its confidence in Loop and our retail solutions. With the development of our Billing API integration now complete, both Loop and Vend are positioned to generate new sales opportunities through this successful partnership. Loop’s retail Insights service can now be onboarded to over 20,000 Vend customer locations, with the ability to scale to support Lightspeed’s 135,000 worldwide locations through Lightspeed’s recent acquisition of Vend. This API integration represents a massive revenue-generating opportunity for Loop, Vend, Lightspeed, and their many customers.”

Loop Insights is the first company to complete a full billing API integration with Vend, reflecting Vend’s confidence in Loop’s products and their ability to deliver value to Vend’s clients. Vend has introduced Loop to all of their customers worldwide through their digital customer newsletter and some Vend customers have already begun the onboarding process with Loop.  Vend is now expected to launch expanded sales and marketing campaigns in support of Loop and its API integration, explaining the benefits of Loop’s products and services to Vend’s growing customer list.

With Loop’s Insights, Engage, and Wallet pass platform all gaining interest from brands and retailers across the world, Vend will now be able to offer a simple onboarding process for retailers, drastically reducing the time required to integrate a new client and deploy Loop’s products and services.

On March 11th , Vend Director of Product Partnerships Lowry Gladwell joined the ‘Loop Experience’ podcast to discuss the benefits of Loop’s integration with the Vend API, particularly for franchisors looking to integrate multiple locations. Listen to the full episode here or read the full interview transcript here .

API Integration Will Accelerate Loop’s Growth in the $23-trillion Global Retail Market with Access to Over 155,000 Global Retail Clients

Loop Insights’ integration with the Vend Billing API will allow Loop to more rapidly onboard Vend’s growing client list in the $23-trillion global retail market .

On March 11th , Lightspeed POS Inc. (NYSE:LSPD) (TSX:LSPD), a leading provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, announced it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Vend. The acquisition will greatly expand Lightspeed’s existing foothold in Asia-Pacific, approximately doubling its existing customer base in that region.

The combination of Lightspeed’s scale with the talent and technology available to Vend, including Loop Insights’ products and services, is expected to greatly benefit Lightspeed and its massive customer base. Following the closing of the acquisition, Lightspeed will operate as the preferred technology provider for over 155,000 existing customer locations worldwide.

This press release is available on the Loop Insights Verified Forum on AGORACOM for shareholder discussion, questions and engagement with management https://agoracom.com/ir/LoopInsights

About Vend
Vend is a cloud-based point-of-sale and retail management software that lets retailers run their business in-store, online, and on-the-go. Vend includes inventory management, eCommerce integrations, customer loyalty, and reporting analytics tools. The first POS built for iOS, Vend is trusted by retailers in over 140 countries and is used in more than 20,000 customer locations worldwide. Vend integrates with leading tools like Bigcommerce, Quickbooks and Marsello and provides seamless integrated payment options by partnering with major banks and processors around the world. Founded in 2010, Vend has offices in Auckland, London, Toronto and Melbourne, and has raised more than $50 million from top-tier investors.  For more information, please visit: https://www.vendhq.com/

About Loop Insights
Loop Insights Inc. is a Vancouver-based Internet of Things (“IoT”) technology company that delivers transformative automated marketing and contactless payment solutions built on artificial intelligence (“AI”) to the brick and mortar space. Its unique IoT device, Fobi, enables data connectivity across online and on-premise platforms to provide real-time, detailed insights and automated, personalized engagement. Its ability to integrate seamlessly into existing infrastructure, and customize campaigns according to each vertical, creates a highly scalable solution for its prospective global clients that span industries. Loop Insights operates in the telecom, casino gaming, sports and entertainment, hospitality, and retail industries, in Canada, the US, the UK, Latin America, Australia, Japan, and Indonesia. Loop’s products and services are backed by Amazon’s Partner Network.

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