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Bold, New Ecommerce Businesses Are the Ones Holding Sway in the Online Marketplace
E-commerce

Bold, New Ecommerce Businesses Are the Ones Holding Sway in the Online Marketplace

Customers have more online choices than ever before -- and shoppers are buying into the concept.
Pratik Dholakiya
Wal-Mart to Buy Jet.com for About $3.3 Billion
Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart to Buy Jet.com for About $3.3 Billion

The deal would help Wal-Mart better compete with Amazon.com and other online retailers.
A Smart Retail Return Policy Is Much More Than Free Shipping
Customer Experience

A Smart Retail Return Policy Is Much More Than Free Shipping

The more retailers can learn about why products get returned, the more they can do to prevent them.
Peter Sobotta
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.
5 Easy Strategies to Prevent Costly Retail Returns
Customer Experience

5 Easy Strategies to Prevent Costly Retail Returns

No longer seen as a cost of doing business, product returns are a real threat to the bottom line of all retailers.
Peter Sobotta
The Road From Product to Experience for Luxury Offerings
Customer Experience

The Road From Product to Experience for Luxury Offerings

People prefer to spend their money on experiences over things and access over ownership.
Toby Bottorf
How One Swimsuit Designer Hopes to Fix Fit
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How One Swimsuit Designer Hopes to Fix Fit

Jude Al-Khalil is making waves in the swimwear market with Bikyni.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
5 Ways Generation Z Thinks & Buys Differently
Marketing Bootcamp

5 Ways Generation Z Thinks & Buys Differently

For a business to be versatile, it's crucial to see what the customer base used to be like, and what the customer base is like.
How This Online Lingerie Shop Is Letting Customers Try Before They Buy
Online Retail

How This Online Lingerie Shop Is Letting Customers Try Before They Buy

True & Co. has found a way to bring the fitting room to its customers.
Alibaba's Revenue Rises 39 Percent as More Shoppers Buy Online
Alibaba

Alibaba's Revenue Rises 39 Percent as More Shoppers Buy Online

The total value of goods transacted on its platforms on China retail marketplaces, rose 24 percent.
Teen Apparel Chain Aeropostale Files for Bankruptcy Protection
Aeropostale

Teen Apparel Chain Aeropostale Files for Bankruptcy Protection

After years of losses, the company said in March it was exploring strategic alternatives, including a sale.
Amazon's Profit, Revenue Surge Removes Analysts' Doubts
Amazon

Amazon's Profit, Revenue Surge Removes Analysts' Doubts

The retailer's cloud-based arm and its Prime program are driving the success.
Haven't Heard of Proactive Net? It Will Revolutionize Customer Experience.
Customer Experience

Haven't Heard of Proactive Net? It Will Revolutionize Customer Experience.

No matter how beautifully-designed your website is, technical glitches can ruin the user experience. That doesn't have to be the case.
Tal Schwartz
How These 2 Businesses are Disrupting Online Retail With Fewer Choices
Online Retail

How These 2 Businesses are Disrupting Online Retail With Fewer Choices

These companies are attracting more customers by making decisions for them.
Krystina Gustafson