Entries by Swantje Jung

Funding of blackbee’s visual product matching by the Free State of Saxony

Webdata Solutions has been awarded a substantial six-figure grant from the Sächsische Aufbaubank (SAB) for the technical development of the competitive intelligence suite blackbee. The SAB grant for the years 2020-2022 will be used to optimize blackbee’s latest technological feature: visual product matching. The project is implemented in collaboration with the University of Leipzig in […]

From retailer to manufacturer: the brand architecture of brand names

Your own brand name will ensure profitable margins, differentiate you from other suppliers and reduce your dependence on the big brands. Brick-and mortar retailers have been using such brand names successfully for many decades. E-commerce vendors have also been experimenting with them for a number of years. In particular, large online retailers are testing which […]

Visual Product Matching: Dr. Hanna Köpcke at BIDIB 2019

Experts in Artificial Intelligence (AI) from science and industry met for the third time at the University of Leipzig on 19th and 20th September 2019 for the Big Data in AI and Business Workshop (BIDIB) in order to discuss the current application possibilities of AI in companies. The workshop was organized by ScaDS Dresden/Leipzig. The […]

Borderless trade in the EU: successful cross-border e-commerce

Achieving sales throughout Europe – this is what many online retailers are aiming for. And thanks to cross-border strategy, it doesn’t have to remain a dream. Many European vendors are already managing to meet the demands of different markets. According to Cross Border Commerce Europe, the volume of cross-border e-commerce in the European Union amounted […]

These are the challenges of implementing AI in medium-sized companies

Medium-sized companies are the economic backbone of Germany. This makes it all the more important that medium-sized companies continue to be innovative and adaptable. Over the next few years, this will become particularly important in the field of artificial intelligence (AI); the potential of AI is enormous. The management consultancy McKinsey even predicts that AI […]

Become part of Webdata Solutions now!

In the last years, Webdata Solutions has developed into one of the international leaders in market and business intelligence. We offer premium DaaS solutions for online retailers, multichannel retailers and brand manufacturers, providing them with ecommerce competitor-driven data. Our customers now include the world’s leading online retailers and manufacturers. Our blackbee platform technology was developed […]

Direct-to-consumer: new rules for retail?

More and more brand manufacturers are breaking with distribution channels that have been established over decades and are selling their products themselves to the end customer. Traditionally, wholesalers and retailers sell branded goods to the user. But why are these distribution channels changing now? Direct-to-consumer – this is what’s behind the trend The Internet has […]

blackbee Tech Talk: Let´s talk about data

We are pleased to invite you to our next Tech Talk on 14 May 2019 in our Leipzig office. Our tech talk is a great networking event for techies as well as people interested in big data and those who would like to find out more about the subject. We also want to explore career […]