DataWeave Enters Into a Strategic Partnership With Japan's Aucfan

May 25, 2016, 14:00 ET from DataWeave Private Ltd.

SAN FRANCISCO, May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

DataWeave Private. Ltd entered into a partnership with Tokyo based Aucfan Co. Ltd to chart its entry into the Japanese market. The two companies also signed a partnership to enable sellers on Aucfan's platform 'aucfan pro', with cross-border intelligence, by which, Aucfan's clients in Japan can get access to global data aggregated from E-commerce websites.

Aucfan Co., Ltd is the operator of, Japan's largest online shopping and auction bulk search and price comparison website. DataWeave has a real-time analytics platform that aggregates and analyzes data such as price, availability and product information from public domain sources globally.

DataWeave is an emerging technology company that provides competitive intelligence to brands and retailers, based on data available in public domain. DataWeave's proprietary technology enables access to real-time analytics on: pricing, assortment, promotion and competitive intelligence. DataWeave is looking to enter the Japanese market by leveraging Aucfan's extensive experience working with consumers, small businesses and brands in Japan. While DataWeave would get access to a ready set of customers to target, Aucfan's existing customer base would benefit from DataWeave's global coverage to facilitate their expansion strategy in overseas markets.

Recently, DataWeave, announced expansion of its presence in the US market and acquisition of customers in North America. Within one year of commencing operations in the Seattle office in the US, DataWeave has won several clients, which includes retailers and brands. The office's primary focus areas are business development and customer advocacy for North American customers. North America is a more mature market compared to Asian markets and DataWeave has the technology to serve this demanding market.

For large enterprise customers in Japan, Aucfan plans to leverage its partnership with DataWeave to support the launch of online shopping websites and marketing activities by brands in categories of cosmetics, home electronics and apparel. With the combination of Aucfan and DataWeave insights, customers can conduct comparative analysis across categories on E-commerce sites in North America and ASEAN.

DataWeave's platform has coverage of over millions of products across publically available E-commerce sites in India, SE Asia, Australia, parts of Europe and North America.

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