Mohawk Group Announces Rebrand as Aterian
NEW YORK, April 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mohawk Group Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: MWK) (the “Company”) today announced that it will be rebranded as Aterian, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATER) (“Aterian”), effective 12:01 a.m. Eastern on April 30, 2021. As the Company enters this new chapter in its journey, the new brand identity reflects the Company’s mission, operational expertise and market edge. Aterian is a market leading technology-enabled consumer products platform that builds, acquires and partners with best-in-class e-commerce brands. The Company’s proprietary software and highly agile supply chain creates top selling products for a growing base of data empowered e-commerce consumers.
“This is an exciting and special moment for our company. Our new name, Aterian, draws inspiration from an important stage of early human progress. Dating to the Paleolithic era, the Aterian industry marked a leap forward in the design of innovative tools that led to greater efficiencies. Similarly, the consumer products industry is entering a pivotal moment as technology becomes a critical tool for brands in their efforts to predict and respond to online consumer demand at scale. Over the past seven years, we have grown from an early mover in the e-commerce marketplace segment to a leading technology-powered consumer products platform, with thousands of SKUs across 12 owned and operated brands. As we look to the future and the rapidly expanding market opportunities on the horizon, we continue to be well-positioned to build the world’s most efficient consumer products company,” said Yaniv Sarig, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Aterian.
The Company’s end-to-end cloud-based platform, Artificial Intelligence Marketplace Ecommerce Engine (AIMEE™), leverages machine learning, natural language processing and data analytics. This streamlines the management of products at scale across leading online marketplaces, including Amazon, Shopify and Walmart. The technology platform:
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