July 31, 2015

Proving that no niche is too small when it comes to e-commerce, a new web store has been created to serve the narrowest of consumer needs.

 
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 23, 2015

Walmart wants to advance its long-term growth prospects in China and has acquired full ownership of an e-commerce company in which it already held a majority stake to further that objective.

July 21, 2015

Retailers today are in a constant search for the industry’s Holy Grail – delivering an omnichannel brand experience across all touchpoints. Unfortunately, this quest to deliver on the promise of the omnichannel experience has given rise to a troublesome and pervasive problem known as fake omnichannel or “’fomni.”

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

Barnes & Noble Inc. has hired a new chief for its digital division as the retailer rethinks the leadership of its Nook business.

July 20, 2015

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

July 16, 2015

Staples Inc. has unveiled several enhancements to its e-commerce operations, including new looks for its websites and streamlined checkout features.

July 15, 2015

Walmart's Asian business is regrouping after the founders of the retailer's e-commerce arm in China, Yihaodian, have left the company, according to Bloomberg.

July 15, 2015

A former chief information officer at Walmart is joining retail technology firm Newgistics.

July 13, 2015

Fabletics, Kate Hudson’s athletic wear and accessories line, is taking the next step in the evolution of the brand.

July 9, 2015

Toys“R”Us Inc. plans to bring its U.S. e-commerce operations in-house, including building and managing a new platform for Toysrus.com, Babiesrus.com and FAO.com, by the end of summer 2016.

July 4, 2015

U.S. grocery shopping habits appear to be changing as consumers increasingly seek out the convenience of online ordering when it comes to food, according to a new study.

July 2, 2015

Retailers are scrambling to get their products to customers with overnight, same-day, four-hour, one-hour and other delivery options. But the question is: Is this the new normal for e-commerce, or is it a PR ploy to gain mindshare of consumers while only having to minimally deliver on this option?

June 30, 2015

Boot Barn has taken a significant step forward in its e-commerce strategy now that its acquisition of Sheplers is complete.

June 25, 2015

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

June 19, 2015

Amazon.com launched its new Amazon Business marketplace earlier this year and now companies such as cloud-based e-commerce solution provider ChannelAdvisor are making it easy for suppliers to tap into the platform’s potential.

June 16, 2015

Efforts to transform the customer experience and optimize e-commerce capabilities at Toys”R”Us are getting a boost in Europe with a new distribution center. 

June 15, 2015

As more brands evolve to a direct-to-consumer model, Unilever is expanding its direct selling to China by launching a flagship store on JD.com.

June 11, 2015

E-commerce traffic increased 18% in the first quarter, according to the latest Shopping Index from Demandware.

June 9, 2015

California-based regional grocery chain Raley’s Supermarkets is overhauling its e-commerce capabilities to offer customers a "seamless shopping experience."

June 5, 2015

Digital design and marketing consultancy Razorfish made two key hires to bolster the capabilities of its rapidly growing commerce practice led by Commerce Strategy head Jason Goldberg. 

June 3, 2015

Family owned chocolate manufacturing Group CÉMOI (www.cemoi.fr/en), founded in 1962, is heir to a 200-year tradition of French chocolate, which began in 1814 with the creation of the first chocolate plant in the Pyrenees. Today the group is spreading this chocolate tradition throughout the world

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.