In what has become a familiar industry tale, the Belk department store chain’s investments in omnichannel drove first quarter sales growth but negatively affected profits.
Amazon is upping the ante in the fulfillment wars by expanding its same-day delivery service for Prime members to more markets and making it free.
Costco Wholesale Corp. reported its first quarterly decline in same store sales since 2009, although profit at the club store did rise.
The seminal digital event that occurred in the year 2007 was the introduction of the first iPhone, but there was another noteworthy development that year involving Walmart e-commerce.
Amazon Inc. says it is planning to start hiring for more than 6,000 full-time jobs at fulfillment centers across the United States.
Amazon is reportedly looking to launch an artisanal-goods marketplace called Handmade, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Some retailers are starting to realize that the key better customer experiences might be sitting right under their noses. Enter the concept of the “dark store.”
A new wave of consumers is quickly becoming the most powerful economic force in retail, and it is causing retailers to refine plans on how to meet the needs of this new generation.
Retailers in urban areas where Amazon.com is rolling out its Prime Now delivery service soon may be able to piggyback on the e-commerce innovator’s supply chain prowess to offer one-hour delivery.
Expenses related to a corporate restructuring led Etsy Inc. to report a huge loss in the first quarter.