07/21/2015 - 15:46

While paid search and email marketing still top retailers’ list of effective customer acquisition channels, social media has moved up the ranks to become an important tool for engaging with and attracting new customers. 

07/21/2015 - 15:20

Free flowing venture capital dollars in the digital age have made business incubators and accelerators commonplace, but until now the retail and consumer packaged goods industry didn’t have one it could call its own.

07/21/2015 - 10:51

Retailers today are in a constant search for the industry’s Holy Grail – delivering an omnichannel brand experience across all touchpoints. Unfortunately, this quest to deliver on the promise of the omnichannel experience has given rise to a troublesome and pervasive problem known as fake omnichannel or “’fomni.”

07/20/2015 - 14:24

Fast-growing grocery delivery service Instacart is expanding a program that lets some contract workers become part-time employees.

07/20/2015 - 13:33

Barnes & Noble Inc. has hired a new chief for its digital division as the retailer rethinks the leadership of its Nook business.

07/20/2015 - 11:37

In the e-commerce fight between China's Alibaba and JD.com, Taylor Swift has declared a winner.

07/17/2015 - 17:34

Months after trumping Hot Topic with a better offer, GameStop has officially acquired Geeknet for $140 million.

07/17/2015 - 15:15

Digital promotions platform RetailMeNot has found a new partner to provide retailers with enhanced marketing analytics. 

07/17/2015 - 14:39

The former head merchant for Staples has been named president and CEO of eBags Inc.