e-commerce


NRF Backs Legislation for “Sales Tax Fairness” for Online Retail

Internet Sales Taxes?

Washington—The National Retail Federation (NRF) today welcomed the introduction of the Marketplace Fairness Act, saying that the … [Read more...]

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DAZZLEDAILY.COM PINK SWAROVSKI HEART NECKLACE

Some dazzle a day not only keeps the doctor away, but keeps you looking pretty darn good. At least that’s the view of Claudette … [Read more...]

Making Giving While Getting Easy at New E-Commerce Shop

Able Made

New York—Imagine having the ability to provide one year of schooling for a child in a developing nation or 1,000 vaccines in … [Read more...]

IBM Survey: Shoppers Poised to Dramatically Expand Purchasing Beyond the Store

A challenge and an opportunity? IBM's consumer study found that affluent consumers are more likely to do "showrooming" in a store while shopping.

New York—It seems that many consumers may be just as mystified about whether to shop online or in store as retailers are. … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: December Retail Sales Grew at Modest Pace

Accessories were a favorite with December shoppers, according to sales reports from the U.S. Commerce Department.

Washington—Thanks to consumers spending on apparel and accessories among other things, lower gasoline prices and continued job … [Read more...]

A Miss on Footwear Trends Sends Finish Line into Q3 Loss

Finish Line

Indianapolis—A misjudgment in the direction of footwear trends caused Finish Line Inc. to swing into a third quarter loss, … [Read more...]

TJX Buys Sierra Trading Post for $200 Million

Sierra Trading Post

Framingham, MA—In a move to bolster its online business, TJX Companies has acquired online outdoor clothing, footwear and … [Read more...]

2012 Mobile Retailer of the Year: Walmart

Walmart Mobile

New York—Retail giant Walmart already bills itself as the largest retailer in the world, the third largest public corporation in … [Read more...]

Online Holiday Shopping Rises, Even on Christmas Day

"Optimize opportunities within social media in a way that will quantifiably impact sales during the holiday season."

Costa Mesa, CA--Although holiday shopping totals are expected to be less than stellar this year, online sales continue to increase … [Read more...]

Report: Helping by Free Shipping Day, Online Sales Jump 53% Last Week

Online Shopping

Reston, VA—Retailers have seen an upsurge in store traffic starting last week, but nothing near the increases that online spending … [Read more...]

Last Sleigh Days: Source for Online Last Minute Shopping Deals

Last Sleigh Days

Billings, MT—For those holiday shopping procrastinators, who didn’t take advantage of Monday’s Free Shipping Day, no need to fear. … [Read more...]

Survey: Shoppers Eschew Retailers Who Charge for Return Shipping

Faster Shipping

Philadelphia–Today marks Free Shipping Day, when some 2,000 retailers offer free shipping by Christmas for online purchases. It’s … [Read more...]