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How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global
Global Business

How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global

Having a global footprint may be a goal for many small businesses, but for most it's not a reality. Ecommerce can help expand your reach.
Kate Rogers
3 Crucial Elements of a Successful Dual-Channel Commerce Strategy
Digital Marketing

3 Crucial Elements of a Successful Dual-Channel Commerce Strategy

Brick and mortar is fine. But make room for digital marketing at the same time.
Andrew Van Noy
Jack Ma Says Alibaba to Freeze Hiring After Growing 'Too Quickly'
Scaling

Jack Ma Says Alibaba to Freeze Hiring After Growing 'Too Quickly'

The Chinese e-commerce giant will reportedly put a hold on hiring for the rest of the year.
Taking Aim at the Booming B2B Market, Amazon Launches Marketplace Strictly for U.S. Businesses
Amazon

Taking Aim at the Booming B2B Market, Amazon Launches Marketplace Strictly for U.S. Businesses

The ecommerce giant is intensifying its quest for a piece of the flourishing nearly $8 trillion-dollar business-to-business sector.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How Startups and Style Icons Aim to Spark a 'Fashion Revolution'
Fashion

How Startups and Style Icons Aim to Spark a 'Fashion Revolution'

From Eileen Fisher to Zady, fashion brands big and small are rallying around a global campaign that asks retailers: 'Who made my clothes?'
Tanya Benedicto Klich
'90s Teen Fashion Bastion Delia's Is Coming Back
Fashion

'90s Teen Fashion Bastion Delia's Is Coming Back

OMG, like, no way. Yes way. #DeliasForever
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Handmade Goods Site Etsy Valued at $3.88 Billion in IPO
IPO

Handmade Goods Site Etsy Valued at $3.88 Billion in IPO

Shares of the online marketplace for crafts more than doubled in their debut.
What Will Attending an Event Be Like In 2020?
Technology

What Will Attending an Event Be Like In 2020?

Within five years, event technology is poised to radically transform every aspect of the event experience.
William Litvack
Can Etsy Make Money and Do Good at the Same Time?
Doing Good

Can Etsy Make Money and Do Good at the Same Time?

Etsy doesn't think of itself as just another e-commerce company. It says its mission is to 're-imagine commerce.
Julia Boorstin
EU Says Google Cheated in Shopping Searches
Legal Issues

EU Says Google Cheated in Shopping Searches

In another antitrust investigation, the search giant is accused of distorting Internet search results to favor its shopping service.
Amazon and HarperCollins Reach Multi-Year Publishing Deal
Ecommerce

Amazon and HarperCollins Reach Multi-Year Publishing Deal

The agreement is expected to go into effect this week.
Amazon Sues Alleged Sellers of Bogus 5-Star Product Reviews
Amazon

Amazon Sues Alleged Sellers of Bogus 5-Star Product Reviews

Beware peddlers of lies. The ecommerce goliath is dropping the legal hammer on four sites it claims hawk fake positive product reviews.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
PayPal, eBay to Stay Interdependent for Five Years After Split
Ecommerce

PayPal, eBay to Stay Interdependent for Five Years After Split

The two firms agreed that eBay would not reduce the volume of transactions it channels through PayPal.
Hukkster Rises From the Dead as a Real-Time Retail Sales Alert Site
Ecommerce

Hukkster Rises From the Dead as a Real-Time Retail Sales Alert Site

Missing Hukkster? Hukk that. The defunct sale-tracking site is back, but is it better?
Kim Lachance Shandrow