June 2, 2015

Online, as in stores, conversion is king when it comes to driving top line sales, which is why digital marketing services firm eClerx has developed a conversion rate optimization (CRO) solution that addresses online retailers’ most pressing problem. 

June 1, 2015

Boot Barn is stepping up its e-commerce game with the acquisiton of Sheplers for a purchase price of $147 million.

June 1, 2015

Men's Wearhouse is turning to a veteran of Google and Bebe Stores to be its new chief digital officer in charge of all digital and omnichannel initiatives.

June 1, 2015

Office Depot's focus on "innovation retailing" is getting a major boost with the retailer's launch of an app for the Apple Watch.

June 1, 2015

An online retailer that offers upscale men’s suits at ultra-low prices is launching a new service that aims to radically change online shopping. 

June 1, 2015

Social media users would rather post positive feedback to retailers than post a complaint, according to a new survey.

May 29, 2015

Hot home furnishings retailer Wayfair has outgrown its chief technology officer, who also happens to be one of the company's co-founders.

May 28, 2015

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. 

May 28, 2015

Costco Wholesale Corp. reported its first quarterly decline in same store sales since 2009, although profit at the club store did rise.

May 28, 2015

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.

May 28, 2015

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. 

May 27, 2015

Amazon Inc. says it is planning to start hiring for more than 6,000 full-time jobs at fulfillment centers across the United States. 

May 26, 2015

Amazon is reportedly looking to launch an artisanal-goods marketplace called Handmade, according to The Wall Street Journal.

May 22, 2015

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. 

May 22, 2015

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.” 

May 21, 2015

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. 

May 20, 2015

Expenses related to a corporate restructuring led Etsy Inc. to report a huge loss in the first quarter.

May 19, 2015

Online grocery delivery service Instacart has had to add boats to its fleet of vehicles now that the growing company has decided to launch in Miami.

May 19, 2015

Nordstrom is launching another innovative omnichannel capability to make shopping even easier for its tech-savvy customers.

May 19, 2015

Digital ad spending in the U.S. will total $58.61 billion this year, and retailers’ ad outlays will comprise 22% of that figure, according to new figures from eMarketer.

May 19, 2015

The Limited is finally following the lead of a slew of other retailers that have rolled out buy online, pick up in store services for customers.

May 18, 2015

Retailers are poised to benefit from a new deal between Accenture and Javelin Group, a UK-based retail strategy consulting and digital transformation services provider.

May 18, 2015

Google Inc. is reportedly planning to start providing users with “Buy” buttons in their search results within the next few weeks. 

May 15, 2015

Fast-growing retailer shoes.com is on track to generate $300 million in sales after reporting a blockbuster first quarter.