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  • SAN FRANCISCO/ CHICAGO, Feb 11- Amazon.com Inc packages ordered by its Prime members regularly arrived late over the holidays, a Reuters/ Ipsos survey shows, reflecting the strain on the logistics network that transformed the company into an e-commerce powerhouse. But the results raise questions for Amazon as it expands and takes greater control of its...

  • The CNBC Crowdfinance Vice Average Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Casino gambling

    This list represents the largest capital commitments raised by private U.S. companies actively listed on equity crowdfunding platforms.

  • Feb 3- U.S. retailer Target Corp on Tuesday named Mike McNamara, a former executive at British retailer Tesco PLC, its new chief information officer. The move comes as Target looks to boost online sales and bolster data security in the wake of a massive hacking attack that hurt its sales during the 2013 holiday shopping season. McNamara, who worked at Tesco for more...

  • 'Alibaba is still a great long term story': Pro   Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 12:07 AM ET
    'Alibaba is still a great long term story': Pro

    Jim O'Donnell, Chief Investment Officer of Forward Management, attributes the disappointment over Alibaba's revenues to "expectations getting ahead of themselves."

  • Are US stocks misreading oil price movements?   Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 9:00 PM ET
    Are US stocks misreading oil price movements?

    Scott Nations, Chief Investment Officer and President at NationsShares, explains why U.S. markets are "misreading the movements in oil prices" and discusses the tech stocks that he likes.

  • Behind Alibaba's Q3 revenue miss   Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 8:35 PM ET
    Behind Alibaba's Q3 revenue miss

    Cynthia Meng, Managing Director for China and Hong Kong Telecom, Media and Technology Equity Research at Jefferies, attributes Alibaba's quarterly revenue miss to its continued transition to mobile.

  • 5 earnings trades on Google, Amazon and Alibaba Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 7:14 PM ET
    Google headquarters in Mountain View, California

    CNBC's "Fast Money" traders, like investors in the wider markets, were split on how to play the companies.

  • Amazon earnings: Will it break its losing streak? Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 9:26 AM ET
    Inventory at a warehouse

    Investors are bracing for Amazon’s fourth quarter earnings, which come out after the closing bell on Thursday.

  • China agency slams Alibaba for fakes Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 8:13 AM ET
    Alibaba and Yahoo

    A rare public clash has broken out between Alibaba and Chinese authorities over the authenticity of the goods sold on the e-commerce giant's sites.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 27- U.S. states for years have asked Congress for federal legislation easing the way for them to collect sales taxes on Internet purchases, but now that a bill has been drafted, state lawmakers are resisting. The National Conference of State Legislatures on Tuesday released a letter it sent to House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner on...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 27- U.S. states for years have asked Congress for federal legislation easing the way for them to collect sales taxes on Internet purchases, but now that a bill has been drafted, state lawmakers are putting up resistance. The National Conference of State Legislatures on Tuesday released a letter it sent to House of Representatives Speaker John...

  • How Alibaba's main rival plans to stand out Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:52 AM ET
    A JD.com employee unloads boxes from a motorcycle in the financial district of Beijing, China.

    Long overshadowed by its rival Alibaba, JD has emerged as China's other online goliath by carving out its own distinct identity.

  • Gas prices now fueling spending: Sam's Club CEO Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 7:48 AM ET
    Rosalind Brewer, president and CEO of Sam's Club at 2015 WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

    Sam's Club is already seeing an uptick in spending as its customers spend less on gas, CEO Rosalind Brewer tells CNBC.

  • EBay CFO: It will get worse before it gets better Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 5:49 PM ET
    eBay app displayed on a tablet.

    EBay reported mixed quarterly earnings and revenue on Wednesday and announced plans to cut some 2,400 positions, or about 7 percent of its workforce.

  • Ebay to cut about 2,400 positions in current quarter Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 4:26 PM ET

    Jan 21- Online retailer Ebay Inc said it plans to cut about 2,400 positions, or 7 percent of its workforce across eBay marketplaces, PayPal, and eBay enterprise in the current quarter to simplify its organizational structure. The company also said it will explore strategic options for eBay enterprise, including a sale or an IPO. EBay's net income rose to $936...

  • Jan 19- Amazon.com Inc is getting into the movie business, building on some early successes in TV productions, the latest sign of the Internet retailer's eagerness to build itself into a major Hollywood player. Amazon said on Monday it was aiming to produce close to 12 movies a year for theatrical release which would then be available on its Prime video service...

  • Getting US the Cuba green light   Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 10:55 AM ET
    Getting US the Cuba green light

    "We fully expect to travel to Cuba within the year," says Barney Harford, Orbitz Worldwide CEO, discussing what the new Cuba rules mean for U.S. travel to the destination.

  • Zalora bets big on Southeast Asia Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 11:05 PM ET

    Asian fashion e-commerce start-up Zalora is betting big on Southeast Asia as it aims to become a multi-billion-dollar company, its managing director said.

  • The Best Buy 'squeeze'   Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    The Best Buy 'squeeze'

    Discussing the pressure being put on Best Buy by retailers like Amazon and Wal-Mart, with Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, and the "Squawk Alley" crew.

  • BRUSSELS, Jan 15- European Union antitrust regulators will publish details on Friday of their investigation into online retailer Amazon's tax-minimising arrangements with Luxembourg. The investigation focuses on whether Luxembourg broke EU state aid rules by agreeing a deal which allows Amazon to operate almost tax-free in Europe.