07/06/2015 - 08:47

Amazon.com’s latest gambit to encourage shoppers to buy a $99 Prime membership and goose second quarter sales involves the creation of quasi-holiday called “Prime Day.” 

07/06/2015 - 08:40

Walmart has experimented with grocery delivery and store pick up in the U.S. for several years and now it is testing the waters in Canada. 

07/04/2015 - 15:07

U.S. grocery shopping habits appear to be changing as consumers increasingly seek out the convenience of online ordering when it comes to food, according to a new study.

07/02/2015 - 15:37

Staples is coming to the rescue of consumers with long school supply lists by creating an inventive new way to attract these shoppers.

07/02/2015 - 15:21

Retailers are scrambling to get their products to customers with overnight, same-day, four-hour, one-hour and other delivery options. But the question is: Is this the new normal for e-commerce, or is it a PR ploy to gain mindshare of consumers while only having to minimally deliver on this option?

07/02/2015 - 15:14

The explosive growth of device connectivity, wireless technology, cloud computing and advanced analytics has driven the Internet of Things (IoT) from vision to reality. This growth presents a wealth of oportunity for retailers.

07/02/2015 - 15:04

HSN is celebrating its 38th year as a direct-to-consumer content retailer by having a party in Margaritaville.

07/02/2015 - 14:31

A recently launched gifting Web site with a familiar sounding name promises to make it better to receive than give a gift. 

07/02/2015 - 11:45

QVC has named a Procter & Gamble veteran as its next business planning and analysis chief, as the company looks to maximize efficiencies and organizational synergy.