e-commerce


CFDA Partners with Chinese E-Tailer to Promote U.S. Fashion in China

Shangpin.com

New York—West meets East! The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) said today that it had inked its first Chinese … [Read more...]

Sole Society Expands Offerings in Accessories

The Ainsley tote, one of initial handbags being offered by Sole Society

Los Angeles—Sole Society, the direct-to-consumer brand of on-trend designer women's footwear, is expanding its scope in … [Read more...]

DSW Puts a Toe into Luxury Off-Price Sales

DSW Luxe810

Columbus, OH—DSW Inc., which has developed into a leading branded footwear and accessories retailer, has now expanded into the … [Read more...]

TJX Q4 Profit, Sales Up But Disappoints Analysts

TJX Companies

Framingham, MA—Despite reporting another quarter of comparable store sales gains, TJX Companies today gave a fourth quarter profit … [Read more...]

Large Retailers, Seasoned Specialty Players Power 2012 Winners

Nordstrom

Chicago—Who made the 15th annual Mystery Shopping Study, the e-tailing group’s Customer Experience Index of the best customer … [Read more...]

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...]