September 3, 2015

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

September 1, 2015

Amazon.com 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 Amazon.com 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.

August 7, 2015

The CEO of Overstock.com says the company is poised to take advantage of growth opportunities from "crypto-initiatives" and other means as the retailer posted an increase in revenue in the second quarter.

August 5, 2015

IBM has partnered with Tractor Supply Company to revamp and migrate the retailer’s online operation to provide Tractor Supply customers with an easier way to connect, browse and shop for goods and services online.

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 29, 2015

A week after releasing more than 60 new cloud products and solutions through its cloud computing subsidiary Aliyun, Alibaba is making more bold moves.

July 29, 2015

A week after releasing more than 60 new cloud products and solutions through its cloud computing subsidiary Aliyun, Alibaba is making more bold moves.

July 28, 2015

The e-commerce experience will be easier for retailers to execute and more enjoyable for shoppers this holiday season thanks to dramatic expansion of a flexible fulfillment service UPS introduced last year.

July 28, 2015

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

July 23, 2015

Shares of Amazon.com surged past the $500 mark after the company reported a second quarter profit and revealed more details about a phenomenally successful Prime day promotion that fell in the third quarter.

July 22, 2015

Amazon Home Services has expanded the number of providers and the services they offer in 15 metropolitan areas, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Miami, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Diego, San Jose and Washington, D.C.

July 22, 2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook says the Apple Watch is off to “a great start,” although the company did decline to provide specific sales figures for the watch in its third quarter report on Tuesday.

July 20, 2015

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

July 17, 2015

Months after trumping Hot Topic with a better offer, GameStop has officially acquired Geeknet for $140 million.

July 15, 2015

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