e-commerce


Commerce Dept: November Sales Rise 0.3% Just Missing Expectations

Black Friday shoppers at Macy's Herald Square

Washington—Superstorm Sandy, which hit the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast in late October  causing extension damage, hurt and helped … [Read more...]

Lululemon Q3 Profit, Sales Jump, But Predicts Q4 Sales Slowdown

This winter Lululemon focused on designing gear that could take customers "from mountain adventures to fire-side festivities and everything in between."

Vancouver—Lululemon Athletica Inc. today reported a better-than-expected 47% jump in its third quarter profits, but despite … [Read more...]

Free Shipping, Other Perks Lure More Cyber Monday Shoppers

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Washington–They’ve been lining up for Black Friday deals since midnight—actually even before in many cases this year—but holiday … [Read more...]

Walmart Q3 Profit Up 9%, But Sales, Q4 Forecast Miss

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart reported today that its third quarter profit increased 9% but the world’s largest retailer’s sales and … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q3 Profit Rises, But Misses Estimates

Shoe shopping at Nordstrom

Seattle—Nordstrom Inc. has continued its strategic investment in customer rewards programs but it has come with a price. The … [Read more...]

Macy’s Inc. Q3 Profit, Sales Rise; Optimistic on Q4

Macy's Herald Square

New York—Macy’s Inc. reported today that its third quarter profit increased 4.3% and that despite the negative impact of … [Read more...]

America to Stores: Don’t Decorate for Christmas until After Thanksgiving!

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Mountain View, CA—While today may be the day most consumers start taking down their Halloween decorations, most retailers have … [Read more...]

NRF: “Most Optimistic” Holiday Forecast Since Recession

2012 holiday sales

Washington—While President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney duke it during their debate tonight over which one can best … [Read more...]

Hukkster Notifies Online Shoppers When Items They Love Go On Sale

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New York—You already “like” and “pin," but get ready to “hukk.” Why? Because “hukking” saves you time and money. And you’ll never … [Read more...]

Online Sales to Benefit This Back to School Season?

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Washington—With daily tumult surrounding the debit crisis in Europe and how the uncertainty influences the U.S. economy, retail … [Read more...]

Online Sales to Comprise 9% of All Retail by 2016

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New York—With Cyber Mondays hitting all time sales records over the last two years, it should come as no surprise that online … [Read more...]

Shop Bop Launches Workwear Boutique

A Workwear look from Shopbop's new boutique

New York—With unemployment still sky-high, working women and women looking for work are upping their PPQ (Polished, Professional … [Read more...]