Amazon is launching its site for handcrafted goods called Amazon Handmade on Thursday, hoping to capitalize on shoppers' appetite for homemade goods ahead of the holiday season.» Read More
Amazon made the top 10 for the first on time on Interbrand's annual Best Global Brands report after being named number 15 last year.
The social sharing platform is also announcing growth stats.
Amazon and Google are working to become the Uber for handymen and capitalize on the growth of the on-demand services industry.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports logistics companies are having a hard time staffing warehouses that make e-commerce possible.
Oct 1- Amazon.com Inc signed a content licensing deal with CBS Corp for three new shows, the latest move in the e-commerce giant's attempt to cater to the rising popularity of on-demand content. Amazon Prime members in the United States will have unlimited access to Mary Elizabeth Winstead- starrer "BrainDead" four days after broadcast without any extra cost.
*Sales boosted by design studios in Nordstrom stores. BERLIN, Oct 1- The co-founder of Australian online retailer Shoes of Prey, which allows customers to design their own footwear, hopes to one day allow customers to print out pairs at home as technology improves and consumer demand grows for personalized products. Jodie Fox, who set up Shoes of Prey in 2009 with...
The minister overseeing the telecom sector has poured cold water on the idea of separating BT from its broadband network, the FT reports.
Speculation has circulated for some time that Nestle, known for its mass-market chocolates like Kit Kat and Butterfinger, might seek to buy its way into a bigger role in the fast-growing premium sector, particularly in the United States. Nestle will sell Cailler chocolates, up to now mainly sold locally in Switzerland, through online retailer Amazon in the...
Twitter is rolling out a "buy now" button system wide—so any U.S. retailer can sell physical products, digital goods or services all within a tweet.
Sophia Amoruso started selling clothes on eBay, and eventually it turned into fast-growing fashion retailer Nasty Gal.
Nasty Gal founder and executive chairman Sophia Amoruso, discusses the success of her online retail store.
ATLANTA— A German company that smuggled realistic-looking police badges into the U.S. in an online sales operation is now facing criminal charges after an undercover FBI investigation, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. The probe stemmed from the April arrest of a man accused of posing as a federal officer in the Atlanta suburb of Doraville.
LANSING, Mich.— Michigan shoppers may want to order quickly, before Amazon.com and other online stores start collecting the 6 percent state sales tax this week under laws designed to make sure the state receives previously unpaid money. Michigan is the 26th state in which customers of e-commerce giant Amazon will be assessed a sales tax, known as a use tax because...
DETROIT— Online retailer Amazon is opening a corporate office in Detroit and plans to expand in early 2016.. Peter Faricy, vice president for Amazon Marketplace, says in a statement that Amazon is "focused on hiring in the state." As part of the announcement, Amazon is donating $10,000 and 30 Amazon Fire tablets to the Detroit Public Schools' Carver STEM Academy...
Health care is often at the top of the list of industries seen benefiting from Americans living longer, but there are other options.
The co-founders of India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart debuted on Forbes billionaire list, each boasting a personal fortune of $1.3 billion.
Amit Anand, co-founder of Jungle Ventures, expects the Singapore-based venture capital firm to hit its target of raising $100 million in the next 2-3 months.
One year on from its debut on the New York Stock Exchange, Alibaba is weighed down by more brickbats than bouquets.
Instead of one unicorn, GGV Capital is focused on finding all emerging leaders in China's internet space, says Jenny Lee, managing partner of GGV Capital.
Markus Bihler, CEO of Jakarta-based HappyFresh, introduces the app which aims to deliver fresh groceries to the doorsteps of customers within one hour.