Global e-commerce juggernaut Amazon.com Inc on Thursday said it will open its online shopfront service in Australia.
Discussing the strategy behind Walmart's acquisition of Bonobos with Patrick McKeever, MKM Partners senior equity analyst.
April 17- Wal-Mart Stores Inc's bid for clothing retailer Bonobos, which surfaced last week, is the latest step in the company's attempt to recover lost ground against Amazon.com Inc and others in the rapidly growing online fashion world, analysts and retail consultants said. The move is in keeping with an online strategy led by Marc Lore, the founder and former...
Hedge funds are losing faith in brick-and-mortar retailers.
Chaim Katzman, Gazit-Globe chairman, weighs in on the state of the retail industry as more sales move online from brick-and-mortar stores.
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has a message for shareholders, and companies in general.
Wal-Mart shoppers may have another reason to head out to the store,
CHICAGO, April 11- Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Tuesday it is eliminating more U.S. corporate jobs this month, even as it invests in improving its e-commerce operations and in regaining its low-cost pricing advantage in the U.S. retail sector. Wal-Mart confirmed the latest round of job cuts, which will involve "hundreds" of positions in its international and...
TD Direct Investing CIO Michelle McGrade takes a look at specific luxury brands, and why “the high street is struggling at the moment.”
Jim Cramer rattled off his take on caller favorite stocks, including this Amazon competitor.
SAO PAULO, April 10- Brazilian apparel retailer Lojas Riachuelo SA, controlled by Guararapes Confecções SA, will launch its e-commerce division later this month, the company said on Monday, as a way to boost sales during the country's worst recession in over a century. Riachuelo's late arrival to e-commerce has allowed the company to design a business model...
One Wall Street analyst says Amazon is just going to keep getting bigger.
Flipkart, India's leading e-commerce marketplace, announced Monday that it has received investments totaling $1.4 billion from Microsoft, eBay and Tencent, taking the company's value to $11.6 billion.
"We believe investors lack awareness of the volume of customers that come to Twilio," analyst Mark Murphy wrote.
Rakuten chief Hiroshi Mikitani talks to CNBC about the company's expansion of its ecosystem into gaming and where it sees growth.
April 5- Hydrogen fuel cell maker Plug Power Inc said on Wednesday Amazon.com Inc had acquired the right to buy up to 23 percent of the company and that it would supply batteries to power forklifts used by the online retailer in its warehouses. Amazon shares rose as much as 1.9 percent to a record high of $923.72 before ending 0.3 percent higher at $909.28.
Plug Power's shares were up 82.31 percent at $2.12 in heavy afternoon trading. Latham, New York- based Plug Power was valued at $319 million as of Tuesday's market close. Amazon, the world's largest online retailer will equip forklifts at 11 warehouses this year with hydrogen fuel cells so they can lift more goods before running out of juice, as well as charge...
Some analysts believe Wal-Mart has missed out on opportunities to be as expansive as Amazon.
April 5- Hydrogen fuel cell maker Plug Power Inc said on Wednesday Amazon.com Inc has acquired the right to buy up to 23 percent of the company, in a deal giving the retailer powerful batteries that promise to speed up work in its warehouses. Latham, New York- based Plug Power was valued at $319 million as of Tuesday's market close. The world's largest online retailer...
Latham, New York- based Plug Power was valued at $319 million as of Tuesday's market close. Amazon must spend at least $600 million over the life of its contract with Plug Power for its warrants to fully vest. The world's largest online retailer will equip forklifts at 11 warehouses this year with hydrogen fuel cells so they can lift more goods before running out of...