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Company News and Announcements

Mailchimp Launches New Partner Program and Features for Freelancers and Agencies Mailchimp & Co is a global community for freelancers and agencies who help small businesses with their marketing.

Mailchimp Announces “By the Books: A Collection of Rising Voices” Our summer reading program and virtual literary festival celebrating stories that deserve to be told.

Mailchimp’s Updated Transparency Report We’ve published our 2020 transparency report, sharing the number of government or private party requests Mailchimp receives for user account information and how often information is disclosed.

Mailchimp Announces $1 Million Integration Fund for Developers and Startups Mailchimp is investing in developers to build solutions for small businesses.

Mailchimp Acquires Inspector 6 We’re acquiring AI-platform Inspector 6 to help our small business customers create more effective marketing content.

Mailchimp’s Approach to International Data Transfers after Privacy Shield Mailchimp customers can continue using our platform in compliance with EU law.

Mailchimp’s Statement on COVID-19 Mailchimp is committed to supporting our employees and their families, customers, and the greater community as we all work to navigate the COVID-19 crisis together.

Mailchimp Acquires BigTeam We’re acquiring BigTeam, a feedback management platform for small businesses, startups, entrepreneurs, and growing brands.

Mailchimp Offers Price Relief to Groups Fighting Racism in the United States We’re helping to cover the monthly plan cost for eligible groups fighting racism and social injustice in America for the next 12 months.

Mailchimp Acquires Reaction Commerce We’re acquiring Reaction Commerce, an open source e-commerce solution, to continue improving our marketing technology for small businesses, developers, and e-commerce partners.

Mailchimp is Giving Away Free .coms for 5 Years Mailchimp is helping small businesses get online quickly during the COVID-19 crisis with custom domains free for 5 years along with our free website builder.

Mailchimp Announces $10M Price Relief Fund to Support Small Business Customers We're investing $100M to fuel small business growth in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19: Free Standard Mailchimp Accounts for Eligible Public Service Organizations Mailchimp is offering free Standard accounts to eligible groups sending critical public health information about COVID-19 through June 30, 2020.

Mailchimp acquires Courier Media Mailchimp is excited to share that we've acquired Courier Media, a London-based media company that is naturally aligned with our brand and mission to give entrepreneurs everything they need to start and grow a business.

Mailchimp’s Year in Review — 2019 It was another big year. Mailchimp’s annual report comprises 57 eye-popping stats that tell an impactful, creative story—one that includes both notable business accomplishments and unusual cultural milestones.

Bringing It All Together: Introducing Our All‑in‑One Marketing Platform Mailchimp's officially an all-in-one Marketing Platform, and CEO Ben Chestnut shares what we've been building over the last two years.

Mailchimp Opens Small Mall At Ponce City Market Small Mall by Mailchimp is a 1980s mall-themed pop-up shop showcasing goods from our small business customers.

Mailchimp’s Partnership Principles Head of Product Partnerships Joni Deus shares how we approach partnerships and how we define strong partnerships.

Mailchimp Acquires Sawa Mailchimp is happy to share that we’ve acquired Atlanta-based startup Sawa.

Mailchimp for Shopify Integration Mailchimp Statement on Shopify Partnership

Mailchimp named a 2019 FORTUNE Best Workplace in Technology Mailchimp named to FORTUNE's 50 Best Workplaces in Technology list

Mailchimp Statement on Vaccine Misinformation Mailchimp has terminated accounts that spread misinformation about vaccines.

In the news

Mailchimp's Animated Brand Campaign Celebrates The Spirit of Small Biz Owners Ad Age - September 1, 2020 R/GA teamed with Buck, Kishi Bashi on new push.

AJC Bookshelf: Mailchimp, MJCCA host virtual book fests AJC - August 26, 2020 Since 2015, Atlanta-based marketing company Mailchimp has sponsored and curated its own literary track at DBF, bringing in such high-profile authors as Roxane Gay and Alexander Chee.

Reese Witherspoon, Yara Shahidi and Jameela Jamil Reveal the Books That 'Shook' Them — and Why People - August 13, 2020 The 3 actresses are featured in a new short-form series, Book Shook

Shirley Manson on Hosting ‘The Jump’ Podcast, Future of Garbage Rolling Stone - August 10, 2020 Season 2 features interviews with George Clinton, Liz Phair, Angel Olsen, Matt Berninger, and more

Mailchimp's Design Tool Looks to Automate Branding PCMag - July 22, 2020 Mailchimp is using artificial intelligence to let businesses design multichannel marketing campaigns automatically and without the need for human designers.

Exclusive: Tracy Clayton Is the New Host of Podcast Going Through It; Guests Include Tamron Hall, Ilhan Omar, Mara Brock Akil and More The Root - July 13, 2020 The 2nd season “will feature 14 prominent Black women discussing a pivotal moment in their lives when they decided it was time to make a change.”

A Literary Festival for Diverse Voices Finds a Home Online Adweek - July 6, 2020 By The Books brings the canceled Decatur Book Festival to the virtual world.

Mailchimp Announces “By The Books: A Collection Of Rising Voices,” A Virtual Book Festival Forbes - July 6, 2020 Mailchimp is announcing “By the Books: A Collection of Rising Voices” a virtual book festival, featuring a collection of inspiring and eye-opening books curated by Ann Friedman and Aminatou Sow.

Empowering the Underdog Georgia Trend - April 30, 2020 Ben Chestnut and his partner turned their web design agency into a multi-million-dollar enterprise and a marketing resource for small businesses.

Mailchimp’s website builder ups the ante with a free domain for five years Fast Company - April 8, 2020 As small businesses scramble to build web presences, the online marketing company is offering an unusually generous freebie to help them get started.

SXSW Film Festival Shorts To Stream On Mailchimp Presents Deadline - March 25, 2020 In the wake of the canceled 2020 SXSW Film Festival edition, Mailchimp has teamed with Oscilloscope and SXSW to launch Support the Shorts. Starting today, stream the event to view select short films from the fest for free on the Mailchimp Presents platform.

Mailchimp launches digital home for SXSW short films Campaign - March 25, 2020 The effort looks to foster connection and support artists during these uncertain times.

Mailchimp Acquires British Bimonthly Magazine Courier Forbes - January 7, 2020 Mailchimp is expanding its presence beyond email and into the world of print.

Mailchimp launches pop-up shop for holiday season AJC - November 21, 2019 Looking to tackle your holiday shopping? There’s now a ‘small mall’ at Atlanta’s Ponce City Market.

Mailchimp launches website builder Domain Name Wire - November 15, 2019 Company that started as an email marketing platform is entering a crowded field.

How Mailchimp’s Headquarters Fuels Creativity Entrepreneur October 18, 2019 The online marketing company encourages its employees to think way, way outside the box.

Mailchimp co-founder on how he nearly killed off the monkey and introducing original content The Drum - August 6, 2019 Ben has seen every change and has made sure that Mailchimp has retained its sense of purpose and its generally quirky nature by constantly listening to its users.


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