Mobile commerce, social media commerce and other new technologies

eBay Reports $2 Billion in Mobile Sales


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


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

Study Best M-Commerce Sites of 2010

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Austin, TX—With a more than 100 million smart phone activated in the United States today, retailers and fashion brands have made a … [Read more...]

Top 10 Luxury Phone Apps for 2010

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New York--Unlike the hesitation many luxurygoods marketers held in launching into e-commerce, many luxury brands and retailers … [Read more...]

Report: Holiday E-Commerce Sales Hit $36 Billion


Purchase, NY—For a holiday selling season that is expected to hit an all time high, one channel continuing to show unprecedented … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Plans Online Fulfullment Center

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Maumelle, AR—Arkansas state officials hailed Dillard’s Wednesday for announcing that the store is building a new Internet … [Read more...]

eBay to Buy German Website for $200 Million

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Berlin--The battle for growth in the online apparel market took another turn today as e-commerce giant eBay revealed plans to buy … [Read more...]

Online Holiday Spending to Date 12% Increase

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Reston, VA–While “Free Shipping Day” (Dec. 17) showed at 61% increase over last year as more than 1,500 merchants offered free … [Read more...]

Macy’s to Build New Fulfillment Center

Macy's Inc.

Charleston, WV--Macy's will build a major new fulfillment near Martinsburg in Berkeley County, West Virginia, to support continued … [Read more...]

Study: 50% of Smart Phone Users Plan Mobile Shopping

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New York—If you think that mobile commerce is a future technology for retail, think again. A recent survey of 2,000 U.S. consumer … [Read more...]

Pandora Builds Bracelet Apps

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Columbia, MD—Attention bead heads! Pandora is making it possible to shop for its collectible beads from your iPhone and Facebook … [Read more...] Announces 2010 Handbag Award Winners

 As any American Idol contestant knows, the popular vote is everything.And at handbag blog and marketplace … [Read more...]