Pathwire Announces Acquisition of Email Optimization Platform Email on Acid
Email on Acid expands Pathwire’s email offering with industry-leading pre-deployment tools, furthers company’s mission to become most comprehensive ESP on the market
SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#API—Pathwire, the leading provider of powerful email APIs and intuitive email marketing solutions, today announced that it has acquired Email on Acid as part of its mission to become the most comprehensive email service provider (ESP) on the market. With the acquisition of Email on Acid, Pathwire now controls the entire email lifecycle from pre-deployment through delivery.
“One of the biggest challenges in email marketing is knowing how to manage the differences in the way various email clients render campaigns,” said John Thies, co-founder and CEO of Email on Acid. “For 12 years, we’ve simplified that complexity with reliable email previews across dozens of clients and devices as well as a growing set of tools that help marketers deliver email perfection. Email on Acid is excited to join forces with the Pathwire team because our missions are directly aligned.”
Email on Acid is a pre-deployment platform that is already integrated into the Mailjet product set via a feature called Inbox Preview. With this addition, Pathwire extends to its customers one of the most challenging pieces of the puzzle around email success by providing a more robust product offering, as well as new features and capabilities. Mailgun and Mailjet users will also get access to instant email testing, content checks, and analytics for additional insight into what happens to messages in the inbox to make email better for everyone.
“While having the world’s leading email API and innovative email marketing solution are one part of the equation to building a reliable path to the inbox, we wanted to go further,” said Will Conway, CEO of Pathwire. “That’s why we’re thrilled to grow and expand our product offering to ensure nothing stands between your business and the inbox. With Pathwire and Email on Acid, building connected experiences just became easier. The joint technologies enable successful outcomes through a proactive, prescriptive approach that represents a great win for the industry.”
Email on Acid is already trusted by developers, marketers, and enterprise organizations such as Hilton, Verizon, and eBay to deliver email perfection, every time, through their fully automated email preparation platform. Pathwire empowers customers to take back control of the way they connect. It also offers the world’s most reliable infrastructure, smarter solutions based on machine learning, localized email expertise, and industry-leading support that abstracts away the complexities of communication at scale.
Together, the companies will help more than 100,000 customers build great apps and email programs so they can send smarter.
To learn more, read the announcement blog post.
Pathwire empowers companies around the world to solve complex communication problems. Through its powerful email API and intuitive email marketing solutions, Pathwire delivers over 250 billion emails a year for companies like DHL, Wikipedia, Toast, Lyft, and Microsoft. The company provides reliable, cloud-native infrastructure, local expertise, and smart solutions based on machine learning so companies can more easily reach their customers and build connected experiences. Pathwire has employees worldwide including in the UK, Spain, France, Germany, and the US. For more information, please visit www.pathwire.com.
About Email on Acid
As the industry leader in email preparation, Email on Acid offers a comprehensive and flexible automated email pre-deployment platform. Developers, marketers, and enterprise organizations deliver email perfection, achieve efficiencies, improve marketing ROI, and protect brand reputation. Co-founded in 2009 by industry thought leader John Thies, Email on Acid was born out of a desire to make email marketing better for everyone. To learn more, visit emailonacid.com.