The leading web hosting company GoDaddy Inc., entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Poynt for approximately $365 million. The merger of Poynt with GoDaddy’s Websites + Marketing and WordPress commerce services will enable small businesses to boost sales and customer satisfaction by seamlessly bridging both online and offline shopping experiences
The rapid convergence of online and in-person consumer shopping is accelerating the need for small businesses to provide connected commerce experiences across all channels for their customers.
Poynt offers a complete suite of products needed for small businesses to sell and accept payments anywhere spanning point-of-sale (POS) systems, payments, invoicing, loyalty and rewards programs, and transaction management.
In Sep 2020, GoDaddy Inc., announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SkyVerge, a leading WooCommerce product developer. GoDaddy is committed to helping entrepreneurs succeed online with high-performance WooCommerce stores that are feature-filled and quick to build. WordPress powers more than a third of websites on the Internet. Seventeen percent of all WordPress sites use WooCommerce, making it one of the largest eCommerce platforms in the world.
In April 2020, GoDaddy Inc. announced it is acquiring Neustar Inc’s Registry business. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. The Neustar Registry business features a high-performance backend registry technology platform and enhanced domain security systems that enable people and brands to seamlessly connect and transact online with speed, security and reliability
In Nov 2019, GoDaddy announced its strategic partnership with Kabbage, Inc., a data and technology company providing small businesses cash flow solutions. Kabbage’s online lending platform is now available to GoDaddy’s U.S. customers so they can easily access a business line of credit in minutes to manage and grow their businesses.
GoDaddy, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, the USA, is a leading services platform for entrepreneurs around the globe. The company provides helps and tools to empower entrepreneurs online globally. GoDaddy helps to build a professional website, attract customers and manage entrepreneurs work. The company has more than 19 million customers worldwide.