March 2, 2015

Samsung Electronics Co. has thrown another hat into the mobile payment ring with its recent smartphone launch.

February 27, 2015

NPD Group and Slice Intelligence have announced a partnership that the companies say will create a more comprehensive data offering for retailers.

February 27, 2015

A new e-commerce startup is aiming to shift the paradigm in the world of online shopping with the release of a customizable deal dashboard.

February 26, 2015

Record digital and mobile sales propelled HSN Inc. to a better-than-expected 10% increase in sales in the fourth quarter.

February 26, 2015

Jay Carney spent three years parsing words as president Barack Obama’s top spokesman and now has joined Amazon.com as senior vice president of worldwide corporate affairs, according to Politico.

February 24, 2015

As Macy’s undergoes aggressive changes to better compete in an omnichannel retailing world, the company reported a decline in profit for the fourth quarter. 

February 24, 2015

Michaels is trying to drive digital engagement with customers by giving away the springtime trip of a lifetime. 

February 24, 2015

Neiman Marcus is taking omnichannel retailing to a whole new level by integrating payment technology into its already successful store app.

February 24, 2015

American Apparel is bolstering its omnichannel effort with two new hires in marketing and digital engagement. 

February 23, 2015

Google is upping the ante in its competition with Apple by working with mobile carriers to install Google Wallet payment technology on every Android smartphone sold by AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon.

February 23, 2015

PetSmart is hoping to stand out in the pet category with a new marketing campaign that celebrates “pethood.” 

February 23, 2015

Amazon.com is looking to push farther into the category of high-end couture, according to a new report from Bloomberg.

February 23, 2015

Almost 2-in-5 U.S. consumers who are walking the retail aisles with smartphone in hand are comparing prices, according to a GfK survey.

February 20, 2015

Best Buy is following the lead of Target and other retailers by partnering with a new app called Curbside at some of its stores. 

February 20, 2015

Nordstrom is doing all the right things when it comes to store traffic, e-commerce and customer service, but it wasn’t enough for Wall Street in the fourth quarter. 

February 20, 2015

Omnichannel commerce is exposing organizations as "legacy channel impaired." The roles, responsibilities and skills retailers need to sustain success in this brave new commerce world have not kept pace. 

February 20, 2015

As the popularity of online reviews continues to increase among shoppers, Walgreens announced it is working with a Yelp-like website to make it easier for patients to read reviews about the medications they take.

February 20, 2015

Amazon is expanding its same-day delivery service not just to all of Manhattan, but to other New York City boroughs as well, with unknown implications for the retail industry.

February 19, 2015

With high-profile data breaches and the growing need to deliver a unified and differentiated customer experience, retail CIOs agree that security and digital innovation must be the top priorities for 2015. 

February 18, 2015

Software Paradigms International Group (SPI) has completed another acquisition, nabbing Direct Tech Inc., to bolster the company’s omnichannel service offering. 

February 17, 2015

A new set of stiff federal regulations reportedly may limit or even scuttle Amazon.com’s plans for a drone-based aerial delivery service. 

February 17, 2015

Urban Outfitters is taking its omnichannel strategy to the next level by relocating its e-commerce fulfillment center to a new, 1 million square foot building in Pennsylvania.

February 17, 2015

Leading branded footwear company Wolverine is eyeing 2015 as a year to focus on omnichannel and expansion.

February 13, 2015

Despite reporting a boost in fourth-quarter profits, Groupon says the impact of foreign exchange rates will affect first-quarter performance.