Online Retail

Amazon

As Amazon Prime Becomes More Popular, the Threat to Walmart, Target Grows

The service currently has almost 41 million members, according to a new survey.
Wal-Mart

At Wal-Mart, Cyber Monday Now Starts on Sunday

The world's largest retailer has decided to launch 2,000 online-only specials at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday.
Product Returns

3 Ways Smart Retailers Leverage Product Returns for Data

Mining returns data to prevent problems is an unexplored but huge driver for a better customer experience.
Email Marketing

The Secret to the Perfect Holiday Email Campaign

Christmas is coming, and now is the time to start preparing your email marketing efforts.
Entrepreneurs

Meet the Entrepreneurs Who Set Their Sights on Bringing Quality Binoculars to the U.S.

A domestic maker of binoculars takes on the best European optics, one satisfied customer at a time.
YouTube

YouTube Videos are Now 'Shoppable'

Viewers will be directed to products similar to the ones seen in videos.
Mergers and Acquisitions

QVC's Parent Company Buys Online Retailer Zulily for $2.4 Billion

The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter.
Fashion Design

How Greats Footwear Puts Its Best Foot Forward

A modern footwear company reimagines classic styles.
Pinterest

6 Strategies for Pinterest Buyable Pins

Pinterest is no longer just a shopping list. It's a shopping site. Move over, Amazon.
Luxury Retail

How This Site Became the Go-To Marketplace for Rare and Antique Goods

1stdibs was launched in 2001 and continues to find ways to stay fresh.
Jet

Jet.com's Founder Marc Lore: 3 Things You Need to Know About the Man Taking on Amazon

With the much-anticipated ecommerce site Jet.com launching today, we discovered a few lesser-known facts about the Internet mogul.
Legal Issues

Amazon Must Face Trademark Lawsuit Over Search Results

A watchmaker says the online retailer's search results can cause confusion for potential customers.
Ecommerce

Selling Online: Art, Science or Just Hard Work? What's Your Experience?

Five crucial factors you need to work out before you take the ecommerce plunge.