September 24, 2015

Life just got a little easier for merchants who sell goods on Shopify.

September 23, 2015

Membership buying club DirectBuy is taking its direct sales model to a new level of directness.

September 23, 2015

Lowe’s Companies Inc. is trying to make its Iris smart home solution more accessible.

September 23, 2015

Shopify is looking for a few good entrepreneurs.

September 23, 2015

Amazon is using its winning of five Emmys on Sunday at the 67th Annual Emmy Awards to throw its competitors yet another fastball.

September 22, 2015

Kohl’s has been busy on the omnichannel front during 2015, and the retailer is now taking its efforts into high gear.

September 22, 2015

Consumers looking for arts and crafts online may soon have a new destination.

September 17, 2015

A day after expanding its e-commerce partnership with Facebook, the cloud-based multichannel Shopify platform is teaming up with another online giant. 

September 16, 2015

Just in time for the holidays, has extended its addictive Prime Now service to Southern California by establishing four distribution hubs.

September 15, 2015

It might still technically be summer, but a new survey from Rubicon Project is showing that the holidays are already on consumers’ minds in the U.S., U.K. and Canada. 

September 15, 2015

Online shoppers looking for a sofa in that perfect shade of leather will enjoy new technology being rolled out by Wayfair.

September 11, 2015

Apple Pay has a new rival, and it’s a formidable one.  

September 11, 2015

More and more consumers are browsing, creating baskets and making purchases from their smartphones, according to the latest Demandware Shopping Index.

September 3, 2015

Apple is about to embark on a whole new path when it comes to the design of its retail stores, starting with its next project in Memphis, Tenn.


September 3, 2015

Fast-growing online furnishings retailer plans to host a “Shark Tank-like” business competition for entrepreneurs.

September 1, 2015 is reportedly doing some experimental tinkering with the two-day shipping guarantee for its paid Prime loyalty program.

August 31, 2015

A new website –- part social network, part online marketplace -- is partnering with dozens of well-known retailers to reward shoppers who promote their products on social media.

August 27, 2015

As deals with the fallout from a New York Times article over working conditions, another media outlet reports the retailer is scaling back its consumer device division and laying off dozens of employees in its hardware development center.

August 26, 2015

As it awaits regulatory approval of its acquisition of Office Depot, Staples Inc. is focused on making its stores appealing to students with tech items on their back-to-school lists.

August 25, 2015

Sherwin-Williams is launching a new omnichannel tool designed to radically simplify how customers pick a paint color.

August 24, 2015

It’s almost September, which can only mean one thing: The annual blizzard of holiday sales forecasts is about to begin, and this year eMarketer is one of the first out of the gate.

August 19, 2015

Veteran finance executive and former top Walmart executive Wan Ling Martello has joined the board of directors of Alibaba as the Chinese e-commerce giant eyes growth in the U.S.

August 12, 2015

At a time when the Chinese currency is being devalued and Macy’s financial results are disappointing investors, the company is forming an exclusive partnership with Alibaba.

August 11, 2015

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has entered into its biggest deal ever — and this one is in the brick-and-mortar arena.