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.

August 6, 2015

Instagram is hot, and retailers that are interested in marketing their merchandise on the social network have a new option.

August 3, 2015

Yahoo! Inc. is trying to expand its digital content and advertising business by acquiring a fashion website that allow shoppers to put together sets of clothes and accessories, and then buy them.

July 31, 2015

Facebook is preparing to make a change on Instagram that will have a big impact on social shopping and retailers.

July 28, 2015

Wayfair is forming a partnership that aims to meet the basic needs of its core customers. 

July 24, 2015

The world's largest pineapple display weighs nearly 18 tons.

July 21, 2015

Boasting a proprietary dynamic pricing algorithm, the new online shopping club Jet.com officially launched on July 21 with plans to reach a lofty sales milestone faster than other retailer.

July 20, 2015

In the e-commerce fight between China's Alibaba and JD.com, Taylor Swift has declared a winner.

July 15, 2015

The "buy" buttons that Google first announced earlier this year are officially coming to search pages very soon.

July 14, 2015

Cloud-based commerce platform Shopify is recognizing six new startups with awards.

June 26, 2015

GameStop is kicking off summer in a big way with a five-week Twitter contest aimed at increasing customer engagement.

June 25, 2015

E-commerce solutions provider Digital River Inc. has named a Groupon executive as its next CFO.

June 22, 2015

Barneys New York is joining other retailers in embracing social shopping.

June 22, 2015

In a little over three years as a public company, Facebook may now be worth more than Walmart.

June 18, 2015

Alibaba wants to put a robot, specifically one named Pepper, in your home — or store.

June 12, 2015

Yahoo has named the former marketing chief at JCPenney as its new senior vice president consumer marketing.

June 5, 2015

The nature of competition in the retail industry is not what it used to be. The top 10 U.S. retailers now account for more than $1,200,000,000,000. The big have gotten bigger and will continue to do so in the near term, however there is also a dramatic “re-fragmentation” of the retail industry underway.

June 4, 2015

Williams-Sonoma is rolling out a fast, easy and secure way to pay online that brings a whole new meaning to instant gratification.

June 3, 2015

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores is signing up for a new e-commerce product from Pinterest that allows users to shop in a whole new way.

June 3, 2015

Neiman Marcus customers will soon be able to purchase their favorite finds via Buyable Pins on Pinterest.

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 18, 2015

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