BERLIN, May 31- The major start-ups of international ecommerce investor Rocket Internet managed to reduce their losses in the first quarter, the German company said on Tuesday, although revenue growth slowed and even went into reverse at two general merchandise sites. Europe's biggest Internet group said its top 12 start-up businesses, which range from... » Read More
Amazon typically plays its customer data close to the chest, but on Monday, it let a few figures about its Prime service trickle out.
Is it "clicks versus bricks" for last-minute shoppers? Or is there more to the retail landscape?
EBay is poised to profit this quarter on the strength of sales of "Star Wars" collectibles and hoverboards, an analyst said.
CHICAGO/ NEW YORK, Dec 24- Retailers are struggling to meet even modest forecasts for the holiday shopping season this year after the "Super Saturday" before Christmas failed to live up to its nickname, industry research groups said. This year Super Saturday weekend sales in stores and online rose 4 percent to $55 billion, after a 2.5 percent gain last year,...
Shoppers take note: this is how to keep your personal information secure when paying for those last minute holiday gifts.
Katia Beauchamp, Birchbox co-founder, discusses the growing interest among consumers in the subscription box business.
Erinn Murphy, senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray, says U.S. consumers are delaying their holiday shopping till the last minute and retailers are pressured to give better deals.
Jonathan Pollet, founder of Red Tiger Security, says governments want to monitor potential threats to national security but they never disclose any information back to the private sector.
CNBC's Akiko Fujita speaks to various tech entrepreneurs in Singapore who are a part of the growing on-demand services industry.
Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises CEO, weighs in on the pulse of retail and how warm weather and e-commerce are impacting the sector.
Tax officials have launched a crackdown on VAT evasion by overseas online retailers, the Financial Times reports.
Southeast Asia's thriving e-commerce boom has sparked a new burst of rivalry in the prosaic yet crucial space of logistics.
Amazon Prime is offering one hour delivery for $7.99 for the super procrastinators this holiday season, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.
CNBC's Mary Thompson has a look at how the online retailer is handling last minute holiday shopping.
Patrick McInnis, Fathead CEO, says Fathead sales have been able to predict the winners of the past two elections. And McInnis talks about the company's top seller right now - "Star Wars," and mobile trends which comprise nearly 60-percent of their traffic.
*800 new permanent warehouse jobs in Germany in 2016. BERLIN, Dec 21- Workers at German warehouses of U.S. online retailer Amazon.com Inc were called out on a new strike by labor union Verdi on Monday as part of a long-running dispute over pay and conditions. Germany is Amazon's second-biggest market after the United States with 10,000 warehouse staff plus more...
BERLIN, Dec 21- Workers at German warehouses of U.S. online retailer Amazon.com Inc were called out on a new strike by labor union Verdi on Monday as part of a long-running dispute over pay and conditions. Germany is Amazon's second-biggest market after the United States with 10,000 warehouse staff plus more than 10,000 seasonal workers. The vast majority of our...
Amazon is in talks to lease 20 Boeing 767 jets in order to start its own delivery service, The Seattle Times reports.
Apple and China UnionPay have announced a partnership to officially bring Apple Pay to China by early 2016, underscoring the latest battle for customers in the world's second-largest economy.
Tim Summers, president at Summers and Company, shares cybersecurity tips for consumers shopping online.