eCommerce

Mobile commerce, social media commerce and other new technologies

Koh’s Adds New Distribution Center as Online Sales Grow

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Menomonee Falls, WI--Kohl’s is setting up a new e-commerce distribution center, creating 1,200 jobs, as the department store ramps … [Read more...]

Hautelook Launches Shoe Membership Site

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Los Angeles—HauteLook has expanded from private fashion flash sales to private fashion shoe sales.After feedback that its … [Read more...]

LVMH to Acquire Bulgari in $5.2 Billion Deal

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Paris—LVMH announced today that it took a 50.4% stake in Bulgari for 1.86 million euros (about $2.6 billion) giving the French … [Read more...]

Bamboopink: The Latest Direct Sales Jewelry Model

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Irvine, CA—Hoping to capitalize on a growing direct sales market, a trio of Southern California entrepreneurs is premiering … [Read more...]

Report: U.S., E.U. Online Sales to Hit $279 Billion by 2015

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Cambridge, MA--Online retail in both the United States and Western Europe will continue on a double-digit growth trajectory over … [Read more...]

Nearly 83% of Sites Surveyed Engage in ‘F-Commerce’

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Chicago—Try to keep up…there’s yet another term for our growing vernacular: F-Commerce (F as in Facebook, although it also … [Read more...]

Nordstrom to Buy Flash Sale Site Haute Look

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Seattle—Hey, if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em. Or buy ’em.As online flash-sales continue to eat away at traditional e-tailing … [Read more...]

Fashion Boosts eBay Full Year Income

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San Jose, CA--Fast-growing sales from its new fashion business helped online retailer and auction house eBay to post an 18% surge … [Read more...]

E-Tailing Group Names Top Customer Service Merchants

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Chicago—There’s no mystery about it: certain online stores excel in service and have been recognized in the e-tailing group’s 13th … [Read more...]

Retail Mobile Apps the Four “Must Haves”

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New York—It’s difficult enough to figure out how successful conversion rates are for traditional retail marketing and advertising, … [Read more...]

eBay Reports $2 Billion in Mobile Sales

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San Jose, CA—Just how big is mobile commerce really? Plenty big according to eBay.The online auction site said Thursday it has … [Read more...]

Macy’s E-Commerce Expansion Could Add 3,500 Jobs

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New York—Macy’s is certainly doing its part to shorten those unemployment lines.The mega department store retailer plans to … [Read more...]