Grassfish and Vertiseit merge - creating the European leader in Digital In-store
Grassfish and Vertiseit merge to become the market-leading platform company within Retail Digital Signage in Europe. Together they strengthen their service offering and coverage for global brands and retailers. The joint vision is to shape the future of retail with Digital In-store solutions.
Grassfish will now be a part of the Vertiseit group, a Swedish Nasdaq listed company, creating the unrivalled market-leading platform company within Retail Digital Signage in Europe. Both companies have experienced rapid growth in the last years, with international customers in more than 70 markets worldwide.
“Grassfish is an inspiration and thought-leader within the industry. The companies are a perfect fit, both from a cultural as well as a strategic perspective. And most importantly, we share the vision on how Digital In-store will shape the future of retail”, says Johan Lind, CEO Vertiseit.
Sweden-based Vertiseit is, together with the wholly owned subsidiary Dise, a retail tech company with the ambition of becoming world-leading within Digital In-store. The customers includes brands such as Marks & Spencer, Peak Performance and Volvo. The company’s products and services strengthens brand experiences in-store by creating a seamless customer journey between digital and physical channels.
Grassfish, headquartered in Vienna, was founded in 2005 and is today a leading global platform company within Digital Signage, and market leader in the DACH region. The company has global contracts and leading customers such as BMW, Porsche and DHL, focusing on implementing future retail needs today. Over the last 15 years, Grassfish has established great relationships with integration and hardware partners who play an important role in Grassfishs success story.
“Vertiseit and Grassfish both strongly focus on supporting large retail and CPG brands in the challenging digital transformation of their stores – with a great platform, 360 degree knowledge and innovative solutions. Together we can drive innovation, technologies and our solutions forward at a higher pace. We are excited to provide our customers with an even more comprehensive service and enable them to tap into their digital potential today. I am very happy that Grassfish found the perfect match with Vertiseit.”, says Roland Grassberger CEO Grassfish Marketing Technologies.
The companies will have local presence in Germany, Austria, the United Kingdom and Sweden. The organization with 120 employees will continue to create solutions shaping the future of retail. With more than 100,000 installations worldwide the companies have an excellent starting point to become the global leader within Digital In-store.