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  • Connexity Acquires PriceGrabber, CSEs Consolidate to Compete with Google PLAs

    We recently wrote about the evolution of the CSE rate card and bid management, highlighting that the engines adopting more flexible bidding platforms have emerged as the strongest players in the space. To take that a step further, let’s look forward to where CSEs are heading long-term. On a fairly frequent basis, clients and prospects declare that “the CSEs are dying”.

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  • CSE Bid Management & The Decline of the Rate Card

    CSE Bid Management & The Decline of the Rate Card posted by Melissa Rowland | April 29, 2015 | 1 comment Traditional rate cards, which establish bid floors for products based on their price and/or category, have been accepted as a necessary burden in the comparison shopping engine (CSE) space for a long time.

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