e-commerce


NPD on Holiday: Consumers to Spend More But Seek Out Better Deals

Holiday Shopping

Port Washington, NY–While consumers say they plan to spend more this holiday compared to last year, their comparison shopping and … [Read more...]

UGG Launches Online Customization to Create Personalized Footwear

UGG by You Classic Short boot

New York--UGG Australia recently launched UGG by You, an online customization tool putting customers in control of the design … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus to Invest $100 Million in Omni-Channel Retail

Neiman Marcus

Dallas—Looking to position itself versus a potential luxury online behemoth like Amazon, Neiman Marcus Group said Thursday it … [Read more...]

Richemont: Net-a-Porter is Not for Sale

Fall must-haves at Net-a-Porter: Gucci skirt, Lanvan handbag, Aquazzura shoes

Bellevue, Switzerland—Cie. Financiere Richemont SA, the luxurygoods conglomerate that owns Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters Invest $210 Million in Expansion, Doubling Workforce

Urban Outfitters storefront

Philadelphia—Pennsylvania government officials applauded Monday news that Urban Outfitters is planning to invest $210 million in … [Read more...]

NRF: Extended Government Shutdown Could Affect Holiday Retail

Holiday 2015 Sales Report

Washington—While the National Retail Federation (NRF) today issued its holiday sales forecast, NRF executives emphasized that a … [Read more...]

Report: M-Commerce Expanding 4X as Fast as E-Commerce

M-Commerce

Chicago—The proliferation of smartphones and tablets is spurring mobile commerce to grow at four times the rate of e-commerce … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Group Now Offers Free Shipping, Returns for All Purchases

NEIMAN MARCUS GROUP FREE SHIPPING FREE RETURNS

Dallas—Neiman Marcus Group upped the ante today in increasingly competitive online shopping by instituting free standard shipping … [Read more...]

Report: Consumers Turning to Smartphones, Tablets for Specific Retail Activities

BAG BORROW OR STEAL MOBILE

Chicago–All you have to do is walk down any street USA to notice passers by looking down at their cell phones while making their … [Read more...]

H&M Q3 Profit Jumps 22%, Beating Estimates

H&M

Stockholm—Helped by a promising launch of its U.S. online store, improved margins and cost controls, H&M reported today that … [Read more...]

Wanted by Online Eyewear Retailer: Selfies

selfie

Sarasota, FL—In the quest to make shopping easier for consumers, online sites have jumped into virtual try-on features. While … [Read more...]

Stein Mart (Finally) Premieres Its Online Store

Stein Mart

Jacksonville, FL—Fulfilling what Chairman/CEO Jay Stein told analysts “is the most important thing we’re going to do this year,” … [Read more...]