917Ventures Partners with Perx Technologies to Power the Largest Lifestyle Loyalty & Merchant Coalition in the Philippines

917Ventures partners with Perx Lifestyle Marketing Platform to Deepen Customer Engagement Between Brands and over 80M customers

SINGAPORE, Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — 917Ventures, the largest corporate incubator in the Philippines and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom has entered into a strategic partnership with Singapore-based Lifestyle Marketing SaaS Platform, Perx, to enable large enterprises and merchants to co-exist and engage consumers more effectively.

The Partnership is Set to Power the Largest Lifestyle Loyalty & Merchant Coalition in the Philippines
The Partnership is Set to Power the Largest Lifestyle Loyalty & Merchant Coalition in the Philippines

With the partnership, Zeal, a brand under 917Ventures and the region’s largest consumer loyalty and rewards coalition marketplace, will be able to drive in-app customer engagement through interactive, gamified digital customer experiences that reward customers for their every action.

Besides powering the Zeal app, the partnership will also allow RUSH to fully integrate with Perx’s lifestyle marketing platform to provide an end-to-end, enterprise-class marketing technology offering to large

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Shopify Says ‘Rogue’ Employees Breached Merchant Data

Shopify  (SHOP) – Get Report said that data from fewer than 200 merchants were likely exposed after two employees tried to steal customer-transaction records. 

The Ottawa company said that two “rogue members” of its support team planned to obtain the records from certain merchants. Upon learning of the plan, Shopify says it immediately terminated the employees’ access to its network. 

The company said the breach did not result from a technical vulnerability on its platform.

The data include contact info like emails, names and addresses as well as order details and services purchased. 

The company says that it is working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and other international agencies in the investigation.

Shopify also says that while there is no evidence of the stolen data having been utilized, the investigation is still in its early stages. 

“Our teams have been in close communication with affected merchants to

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