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Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18
Amazon

Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18

It's like nothing we've ever seen before! Wait, we've never seen it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Adding Personality and Trust to Your Landing Pages Can Maximize Conversion Rates
Web Design

Adding Personality and Trust to Your Landing Pages Can Maximize Conversion Rates

Simple tweaks to your pages can mean hundreds of thousands of dollars in increased revenue. Here's what you can do.
James Scherer
This Could Be Fab's Last Breath
Fab

This Could Be Fab's Last Breath

The troubled ecommerce site will fire about a third of its staff in its latest round of layoffs and its founder's blog has disappeared.
Laura Entis
This Software Is Making Ecommerce Companies Even Smarter
100 Brilliant Companies

This Software Is Making Ecommerce Companies Even Smarter

Meta data and machine-learning software leads buyers straight to what they want.
Grant Davis
3 Stylish Startups That Want You to Ditch 'Fast Fashion'
Fashion

3 Stylish Startups That Want You to Ditch 'Fast Fashion'

Sustainability is still evolving within fashion retail and these startups are trying to set the standards.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
How to Successfully Exit Your Family Business and Pivot for the Internet Age
Family Businesses

How to Successfully Exit Your Family Business and Pivot for the Internet Age

An owner explains how he refocused on online sales, sold the local family heating services firm and runs a new ecommerce company.
Will Housh
Finally: Alibaba Files for IPO
IPO

Finally: Alibaba Files for IPO

The Chinese ecommerce giant officially filed to list its shares in the U.S. in what could be one of the biggest initial public offerings ever.
Amazon's New Twitter Hashtag Puts Items in Your Shopping Cart
Amazon

Amazon's New Twitter Hashtag Puts Items in Your Shopping Cart

With #AmazonCart, you can now add items to your Amazon shopping basket without leaving Twitter.
Nina Zipkin
How One New Social-Proof Technology Is Increasing Website Conversions
Customer Loyalty

How One New Social-Proof Technology Is Increasing Website Conversions

With the ecommerce space getting more and more crowded, companies need to look for innovative ways to get customers (and have them stay). Here is one.
Marie Dean
Fashion Startup and Cynthia Rowley Team Up to Bet on 'Crowd Commerce'
Fashion

Fashion Startup and Cynthia Rowley Team Up to Bet on 'Crowd Commerce'

Crowdemand hopes to transform e-commerce by betting on luxe limited editions made (almost) just for you. Partnerships with big designers like Cynthia Rowley are a major piece of that puzzle.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Are Retailers Missing Out on Mobile?
Mobile

Are Retailers Missing Out on Mobile?

By the end of the year, $1.5 trillion worth of in-store sales could be influenced by mobile devices.
Krystina Gustafson
Why UPS Should Be Very Afraid of Amazon's Delivery Plans
Amazon

Why UPS Should Be Very Afraid of Amazon's Delivery Plans

Amazon has already changed the way we shop and consume media. Who's to say the ecommerce giant won't overhaul how you get your mail?
Catherine Clifford
Taking Aim at Costco and Walmart, Amazon Launches Prime Pantry
Amazon

Taking Aim at Costco and Walmart, Amazon Launches Prime Pantry

Amazon Prime members can now have big boxes filled with regular-sized household items delivered at a flat rate.
Nina Zipkin
IBM's Watson Could Be Your Next Shopping Partner
Artificial Intelligence

IBM's Watson Could Be Your Next Shopping Partner

Cognitive, artificial intelligence is moving into e-commerce.
Catherine Clifford