Ringing in e2019

Todd Gould CEO's Letter

2018 was a mixed year for retail and cCommerce: bankruptcies, acquisitions, consolidations, spin-offs, etc. Add in interest rate hikes, trade wars, and a stock market in a tailspin, it seems that the compass is pointing in all directions at one time. Not to fear! From this chaos is emerging a new, more efficient and more diverse economy. Through eCommerce, smaller …

A Great Year Comes to an End

Todd Gould CEO's Letter

This has been a bonus year for Loren Data – from great new clients to fantastic new employees. So, I wish to take this moment to thank all the Loren Data employees and board members, and all our clients, large and small, everyone of them who made 2017 the outstanding success that it was. There is much more to come …

Happy 30th Birthday, Loren Data!

Todd Gould CEO's Letter

There are few major milestones in life. Celebrating your company’s 30th birthday is a rarity, indeed. Started in an apartment near UCLA, officially on the day of graduation in 1987, Loren Data and I have grown up with the digital age. Fondly, I remember the early days of CP/M, WordStar, DOS, Clipper, NetWare, coaxial Ethernet and Carbon Copy (which allowed me …

Welcome to the new LD.com

Todd Gould CEO's Letter, ECGrid, Featured, Hubbub

It’s been a long time coming, but the launch day of our new corporate website is here along with a fresh, new corporate branding. Huge thanks to Jamie Schwartzman and his creative team at Flux Branding . First, the new brand for Loren Data: Since 1987 the Loren Data brand has stood for integrity, reliability and dedication to our customers. As we start into …

AS2: Part 1 – What Is It?

Todd Gould AS2, CEO's Letter, EDI

Learn more about AS2 in the Cloud This last year the EDI community has shown a substantial increasing interest in AS2. But what exactly is AS2? This is the first in a multipart series to examine AS2 and what it means going forward to the EDI industry. If you want all the historical and technical information on AS2, then I …

In the Most Interesting Places

Todd Gould CEO's Letter, EDI, Humor, Interconnects, VANs

When traveling around the world, you never know who you are going to meet in the most interesting places. Last week found me on business in Nice, France. Not a bad place to relax while “doing” EDI. I happened upon one Penny Vanderbilt. Not likely the long lost third cousin fifth removed of Gloria, but quite an interesting bird, herself. …