Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

Internet Retail e-commerce


  • Amazon makes move to challenge Etsy Thursday, 8 Oct 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Amazon makes move to challenge Etsy

    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.

  • This is why Amazon won't spin off AWS Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 11:56 PM ET
    An overall view of the Amazon Web Services display at the AWS conference, October 7, 2015.

    The head of Amazon Web Services (AWS), Andy Jassy says CEO Jeff Bezos has no plans to spin off AWS because the two businesses complement each other.

  • Founded by Marc Lore, who in 2010 sold his diapers-to-soap e-commerce firm Quidsi to Amazon.com for $540 million, Jet.com had launched in July promising big discounts in exchange for members placing large orders and paying the annual fee. The launch of Jet.com has been closely watched as a new competitor to Amazon.com Inc and Wal Mart Stores Inc.

  • China's digital spending on the rise: KPMG Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 8:47 PM ET
    China's digital spending on the rise: KPMG

    From insurance to luxury items, Chinese consumers are getting more comfortable spending in the digital markets, says Edge Zarrella, clients and innovation partner at KPMG China.

  • AMZN moves up in global brand ranking Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    AMZN moves up in global brand ranking

    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.

  • Pinterest doubles down on social media shopping Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 9:04 AM ET
    Pinterest IPO

    The social sharing platform is also announcing growth stats.

  • AMZN and GOOGL enter the home services industry Friday, 2 Oct 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    AMZN and GOOGL enter the home services industry

    Amazon and Google are working to become the Uber for handymen and capitalize on the growth of the on-demand services industry.

  • Pain point for e-commerce Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 1:07 PM ET
    Pain point for e-commerce

    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...

  • UK telecoms minister dashes rivals’ hopes of BT split Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 12:29 AM ET
    Ed Vaizey, Minister for Culture and the Digital Economy appears on stage at the 2014 TechCrunch Disrupt Europe/London, at The Old Billingsgate on October 21, 2014 in London, England.

    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 launches 'buy now' buttons for retailers Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Twitter headquarters in San Francisco.

    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.

  • Nasty Gal's Amoruso: Never meant to make an empire Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 | 5:57 PM ET
    Sophia Amoruso, CEO of Nasty Gal.

    Sophia Amoruso started selling clothes on eBay, and eventually it turned into fast-growing fashion retailer Nasty Gal.

  • Nasty Gal founder: Never intended to start an online empire

    Nasty Gal founder and executive chairman Sophia Amoruso, discusses the success of her online retail store.

  • Investments for an aging USA—besides health care Friday, 25 Sep 2015 | 12:42 PM ET
    Seniors participate in a Zumba class during the 8th Annual Healthy Living Festival in Oakland, California. (File Photo).

    Health care is often at the top of the list of industries seen benefiting from Americans living longer, but there are other options.

  • Meet India's first e-commerce billionaires Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 | 11:56 PM ET
    Flipkart's application loading page.

    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.

  • Jungle Ventures: We are positive about fundraising Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 | 11:38 PM ET
    Jungle Ventures: We are positive about fundraising

    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.

  • Open Sesame? Alibaba one year on from IPO Monday, 21 Sep 2015 | 12:07 AM ET
    Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma.

    One year on from its debut on the New York Stock Exchange, Alibaba is weighed down by more brickbats than bouquets.

  • GGV Capital: We are a long-term investor in China Friday, 18 Sep 2015 | 12:14 AM ET
    GGV Capital: We are a long-term investor in China

    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.