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  • Instacart CEO: Shop at the stores you love  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 11:16 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks to Apoorva Mehta, Instacart CEO, about category expansion in the grocery delivery industry and competition in the space.

  • Amazon's sunny forecast  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 10:34 AM ET

    Mark May, Citi analyst, breaks down his firms upgrade on Amazon to "buy" citing the Internet giant's ability to stabilize margins.

  • Amazon's programming battle  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 9:15 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports Amazon adds 6,000 full-time jobs in Europe, gets an upgrade from Citi and the attention of Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren.

  • Great expectations: Uber's changing how we shop Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    According to a new IBM report, there's a widening gap between how consumers say they prefer to shop and how they actually do.

  • Amazon creates 6,000 new permanent jobs in Europe Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 2:00 AM ET

    BERLIN, Jan 13- Amazon.com Inc created 6,000 new full-time positions in Europe in 2014 to respond to booming demand, the U.S. online retailer said on Tuesday. Amazon said in a statement it now employed 32,000 permanent staff in the European Union, with the new jobs created in logistics centres, customer service, software development, supply chain management and...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 12- Online-grocery delivery service Instacart said venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield& Byers led its latest funding round totalling $220 million. The company will use the cash to grow into new markets, both internationally and in the United States, Chief Executive Officer Apoorva Mehta said in an interview. Unlike grocery-delivery...

  • In the last four years, he has bought five properties for 40 million rupees on Proptiger.com, partly owned by Murdoch's News Corp.. "Scale and growth of businesses like Flipkart are a proxy that consumers in India are comfortable doing transactions on the Internet," said Mukul Singhal, principal at India- China fund SAIF Partners, which has invested $10 million in...

  • In the last four years, he has bought five properties for 40 million rupees on Proptiger.com, partly owned by Murdoch's News Corp.. "Scale and growth of businesses like Flipkart are a proxy that consumers in India are comfortable doing transactions on the Internet," said Mukul Singhal, principal at India- China fund SAIF Partners, which has invested $10 million in...

  • SHANGHAI, Jan 9- China will allow online sales of prescription drugs as early as this month, a policy that will open up an over 1 trillion yuan market to online pharmacy operators like Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Wal-Mart Stores Inc.. The policy would help reform a fragmented and opaque market controlled by state-run distributors and hospitals, brought into...

  • LONDON, Jan 8- Marks& Spencer missed Christmas sales forecasts, hit by delivery problems at its online business and raising fresh questions about chief executive Marc Bolland's turnaround strategy for Britain's biggest clothing retailer. The 131- year-old mainstay of Britain's shopping streets said on Wednesday same-store sales of general merchandise,...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 7- U.S. retail store sales fell 8 percent during the 2014 holiday season despite a late shopping surge, but overall holiday sales should show a 3.5 to 4 percent rise from a year ago because of stronger online buying, analytics company Retail Next said on Wednesday. Specialty stores in the United States include chains such as Best Buy Co Inc and large...

  • RETAILNEXT EXEC EXPECTS TOTAL U.S.

  • Long live the Web: Online sales top expectations Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 2:40 PM ET

    According to comScore, online spending from desktop computers raked in $53.3 billion in November and December.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 6- Crowdsourced fundraising site Kickstarter has dropped Amazon.com Inc as its global payments processor in favor of Stripe, the fast-growing startup used by Twitter Inc, Facebook Inc and Apple Inc.. The switch comes as the Internet retailer begins to move clients from its customizable checkout service to an Amazon- branded one.

  • Snapdeal: Aim to create Alibaba's success in India  Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 10:44 PM ET

    Kunal Bahl, Co-Founder and CEO of Snapdeal.com, says the e-commerce firm aims to help global brands access the Indian consumer market through the internet.

  • India sets new rules for Uber, other taxi operators Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 12:09 AM ET

    Taxi firms including Uber, which was banned in New Delhi, will have to install panic buttons after allegations that an Uber driver raped a passenger.

  • 2015 M&A play list  Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 11:33 AM ET

    2014 was a huge year for M&A. Jason Del Rey, Re/code, senior editor, discusses what blockbuster e-commerce acquisitions could happen next year.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 29- Major U.S. retailers including Target Corp and Toys' R Us have begun allowing shoppers to collect online purchases at their brick-and-mortar stores, but a study shows the option often saves little, if any, time over in-store shopping. It comes in response to competition from the No. 1 U.S. online retailer, Amazon.com Inc, which has streamlined...

  • Two pros disagree on Amazon  Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    Colin Sebastian, Robert W. Baird, sees an opportunity in Amazon, while James Ramelli, Keene on the Market, doesn't.

  • 10 Million new Amazon Prime members  Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    Amazon's Prime membership helped many customers deliver presents over the holidays. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on some of the most popular toys this season.