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Riversand, a Syndigo Company, Named a Leader in Product Information Management (PIM)

A report from an independent research firm states that Riversand “provides the best data for onboarding and authoring…”

CHICAGO, May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Riversand, a Syndigo company and leading provider of cloud-native Master Data Management (MDM) and Product Information Management (PIM) solutions, today announced that it has been named a Leader in “The Forrester WaveMT: Product Information Management Report, Q2 2021*”.

“We are very honored that Forrester has named Riversand a leader in PIM platforms,” said Upen Varanasi, CEO and co-founder of Riversand. “In addition to this recognition, we have focused on providing customers with an excellent onboarding, deployment and support experience. Our customers rate us highly on many fronts. We believe these comments are further validated in this Forrester report. »

Riversand was recently acquired by Syndigo, a leading SaaS product syndication and information company. Together, they constitute an end-to-end product content solution including MDM, PIM, DAM, Syndication and Analytics features. The two companies make an “ideal combination”, according to Varanasi. More information can be found here:

Riversand was among the select companies Forrester invited to participate in its report, “The Forrester WaveMT: Product Information Management, Q2 2021.” In this assessment, Riversand was cited as a leader in Product Information Management.

Riversand received the highest score among the 10 vendors in the “Current Offering” category.

The report stated that Riversand’s benchmarks credit Riversand “…a ‘very elegant’ solution for complex data aggregation”, and that the benchmark “customers chose Riversand as a cost-effective system for managing modern PIM and for its industry-specific expertise…”

Riversand received the highest possible scores in seven specific criteria, including ‘Product Data Management’, ‘Product Data Creation and Integration’, ‘Deployment and Support’, ‘Partner Ecosystem’ and ‘Go to Market’.

“We work with phenomenal customers and take great pride in delivering better data experiences to their customers and partners,” said Upen Varanasi, CEO and co-founder of Riversand. “Data is the fuel that powers our customers’ growth, revenue, and cost drivers. We optimize that fuel and help our customers realize value from their data.”

Riversand helps some of the world’s leading brands manage their multiple data domains, such as customer, product and supply chain data, from every perspective – providing customers with trusted data at the right person, at the right time and in the right context. Riversand’s customers include global leaders in retail, food and consumer packaged goods (CPG), manufacturing, transportation and distribution, healthcare and energy.

Download the full Forrester Wave™ report here (available to Forrester subscribers and for purchase)*:

*Forrester, “The Forrester WaveMT: Product Information Management, Q2 2021,” Amanda LeClair, and contributors Allen Bonde, Alessia Stewart, and madison bakalar, May 2021

About Riversand

Riversand provides a Master Data Experience Platform (MDxP), enabling customers to harness their data through intelligent insights, automation and multi-domain SaaS solutions. Riversand’s MDxP Platform is the engine that propels customers’ digital transformation journeys through improved business agility, faster adoption, and improved collaboration across the enterprise. By directing data to experiences and insights, Riversand’s vision is to help companies know their customers better, move products faster, automate processes, mitigate risk and manage their business smarter. Visit Riversand for more information and follow us @RiversandMDM on Twitter and Riversand on LinkedIn.

About Syndigo

Syndigo facilitates commerce by supporting the efficient transfer of product information across its network of brands and their customers. The company provides descriptive product and nutritional information, images and other digital media, powered by in-depth analytics to enable engaging brand experiences online and in-store.

Through Syndigo’s integrated platform, Content Experience Hub, customers can publish, manage, syndicate and audit product content to the world’s largest commerce network of brands and recipients.

Syndigo serves more than 12,000 manufacturers and 1,750 retailers and distributors worldwide in many important consumer sectors, including grocery, restaurant, basic products, home improvement/DIY, pets, health and beauty, automotive, apparel and healthcare products. For more information, visit


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