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Hybris and iCongo Join Forces to Create a Global Market Leader in Multi-Channel Commerce

09.09.2011



Montreal, Canada and Munich, Germany. August 23rd – hybris, a leading multi-channel commerce software vendor, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with iCongo, Inc., a Montreal, Canada-based company with complementary multi-channel commerce software and services.  This transaction will reinforce hybris’ position as a global leader in multi-channel commerce solutions, with over 350 B2C and B2B customers across the globe and a presence in 11 countries.  Backed by Huntsman Gay Global Capital, a leading private equity firm, the Company’s global operations will continue to be headquartered in Munich, Germany, with its North American headquarters in Montreal, Canada. The senior management team from hybris will remain in place, and will be joined by senior management personnel from iCongo.

About hybris
Hybris (www.hybris.com) is a leading vendor of next generation agile multichannel commerce software. Its clear vision about the need for consistency, coordination and personalization of information across all channels and throughout all phases of the customer lifecycle has resulted in the development of an integrated, agile solution which supports the industrialization and automation of operational marketing and sales processes. It is spearheading innovation in this field, enabling businesses to communicate and sell across all channels in a consistent and effective way.  It has over 300 customers worldwide running more than 2,500 websites "powered by hybris". Customers are global brands from retail and manufacturing industries, including: Adidas, Levi´s, Lufthansa, Nespresso, Toys´R´Us, Coca Cola Beverages, Ericsson, Rexel, Bobcat, Kaiser+Kraft, Hornbach, Nikon, Migros, Conrad, and Grundfos.
 
About iCongo, Inc.
iCongo, Inc. is a leading developer of e-business systems and software that enable companies to effectively and efficiently transact business over the Internet. iCongo’s solutions include B2C and B2B e-commerce, order management and warehouse management systems, cross and multichannel channel systems and a comprehensive marketing suite. iCongo’s clients include many multi-national and world-renowned retailers and brands including Clarks Shoes, Crabtree & Evelyn, Puma, Wolverine Worldwide, Timberland, The Hudson Bay Company, Aldo, ABB Concise, and World’s Finest Chocolate. To learn more please visit www.icongo.com.

Source: www.hybris.com