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Why Bundling Is the Future for Savvy Ecommerce Entrepreneurs
Ecommerce

Why Bundling Is the Future for Savvy Ecommerce Entrepreneurs

To be an effective bundler merchants must recognize the needs of customers and assume more responsibility.
Jay Lagarde
Amazon Gets Permission From U.K. to Explore Drone Deliveries
Amazon

Amazon Gets Permission From U.K. to Explore Drone Deliveries

The world's biggest online retailer, which has laid out plans to start using drones for deliveries by 2017, said a cross-government team supported by the U.K. Civil Aviation Authority had provided it with the permissions necessary to explore the process.
Why Amazon Wants to Help You Save Money On Student Loans
Money

Why Amazon Wants to Help You Save Money On Student Loans

The ecommerce giant is offering discounted student loans in a bid to grow its Prime Student subscription program, but is it a smart move?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Mobile Users Are Spending More Time Playing Pokémon Go Than on Facebook -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Mobile Users Are Spending More Time Playing Pokémon Go Than on Facebook -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Amazon sold more than 600 items per second during its second annual Prime Day on July 12.
Grace Reader
Amazon's Prime Day Was the Company's Biggest Sales Day Ever
Prime Day

Amazon's Prime Day Was the Company's Biggest Sales Day Ever

The online retailer said Wednesday that the self-created holiday was its biggest sales day ever, with worldwide orders rising more than 60 percent compared with the previous Prime Day. In the U.S., orders rose by more than 50 percent.
Krystina Gustafson
6 of Yesterday's Weirdest and Most Wonderful Prime Day Offerings
Amazon

6 of Yesterday's Weirdest and Most Wonderful Prime Day Offerings

On a day of deals, there was something for everyone. Sort of.
Nina Zipkin
14 Amazon Prime Day Deals You Can't Afford to Miss
Amazon Prime Day

14 Amazon Prime Day Deals You Can't Afford to Miss

The best deals go fast, so act and look quickly.
TechBargains
Prime Day Fail: What Merchants Need To Know
Marketing Bootcamp

Prime Day Fail: What Merchants Need To Know

Get creative and use Prime Day to build value for your storefront. Learn what your customers want and prepare for the holiday season.
David Nicholls
Amazon Seeks to Grow Profits and Perception With Second Annual Prime Day
Amazon

Amazon Seeks to Grow Profits and Perception With Second Annual Prime Day

If Prime Day is ever to rival Black Friday, it better start this year.
Samuel Edwards
Amazon Alexa Deals Will Make You Shout Out Your Shopping List
Amazon

Amazon Alexa Deals Will Make You Shout Out Your Shopping List

You can also get $10 off on your first order through the voice assistant.
Amazon Is Bringing Back 'Prime Day,' a Day of Shopping With Special Deals Every 5 Minutes
Amazon Prime

Amazon Is Bringing Back 'Prime Day,' a Day of Shopping With Special Deals Every 5 Minutes

Starting at midnight PT on July 12 , Amazon Prime members will be able to shop across nearly all product categories and take advantage of new deals.
With Amazon in Sight, Wal-Mart to Offer Free Shipping for 30 Days
Wal-Mart

With Amazon in Sight, Wal-Mart to Offer Free Shipping for 30 Days

The company had announced a slew of programs, including online grocery pick up and a partnership with ride-hailing app Uber to deliver groceries as it looks to boost online sales.
Amazon's Plan to Build a Kickstarter Knockoff Turned Into a Site That Helps Startups Sell Products
Amazon

Amazon's Plan to Build a Kickstarter Knockoff Turned Into a Site That Helps Startups Sell Products

'What Amazon knows a lot about is going to retail, and we continued to hear that that's a big problem for startups,' Launchpad's senior marketing manager said.
FAA Proposes Two New Fines Against Amazon Over Hazardous Shipments
Amazon

FAA Proposes Two New Fines Against Amazon Over Hazardous Shipments

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday it is proposing $130,000 in civil fines against the ecommerce giant for two new violations of shipping products.