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  • Cashing in on sports fanatics   Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 8:46 AM ET
    Cashing in on sports fanatics

    Doug Mack, Fanatics CEO, discusses the big biz of licensed sports merchandising.

  • May 20- Target Corp on Wednesday reported a larger-than-expected increase in first-quarter profit as revenues got a boost from online sales and a program to narrow its product focus. Adjusted earnings, excluding restructuring costs and other items, came to $1.10 per share in the three months ended May 2, against a profit of 92 cents in the same period a year...

  • Google offering 'buy' buttons on mobile   Monday, 18 May 2015 | 6:51 AM ET
    Google offering 'buy' buttons on mobile

    This is a good thing for Google, says Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray, weighing in on the tech giant's e-commerce move. And Munster provides perspective on Facebook three years after its IPO.

  • BEIJING— The owner of fashion brands Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent has accused Alibaba Group in a lawsuit of profiting from sales of counterfeit goods despite the Chinese e-commerce giant's pledge to combat the trade in fakes. The lawsuit by France's Kering SA and a group of its brands in a New York court is a setback for Alibaba's effort to assure companies and...

  • May 15- Ride-sharing company Lyft Inc said it raised $150 million, led by a $100 million investment from activist investor Carl Icahn's Icahn Enterprises LP. The San Francisco- based company had raised $530 million in a funding round led by Japanese online retailer Rakuten Inc in March. That funding round had valued Lyft at about $2.5 billion, which is much less...

  • Walmart takes on Amazon Prime   Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Walmart takes on Amazon Prime

    Walmart is taking on Amazon Prime with its own unlimited shipping service. CNBC's Courtney Reagan explains.

  • Alibaba to push beyond its domestic market   Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Alibaba to push beyond its domestic market

    Alibaba's new CEO says the company plans to invest heavily outside of China. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports.

  • In land of fakes, Chinese e-commerce giant sells trust Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 4:18 AM ET

    As a student, Liu started a restaurant in Beijing but went bankrupt. After Liu went online in 2003 and expanded into selling home appliances, clothing and other goods, that focus on reliability helped his company, JD.com, grow into China's biggest Internet-based direct retailer. In contrast to China's dominant e-commerce brand, Alibaba Group, which provides...

  • NEW YORK, May 14- Even as the rise of online retailers such as Amazon.com Inc leads analysts to predict the eventual death of the American shopping mall, real estate fund managers are betting some will prosper- if they can lure the right kind of consumer. Simon Property Group Inc, the largest high-end mall operator in the country with properties including Palo Alto,...

  • Wal-Mart takes on Amazon Prime on shipping Wednesday, 13 May 2015 | 3:51 PM ET
    Douglas McMillon, president and CEO of Wal-Mart.

    Wal-Mart is planning to rival Amazon Prime with its own subscription shipping service, the AP confirms.

  • Hackers' latest target? Starbucks card owners Wednesday, 13 May 2015 | 1:38 PM ET
    A woman walks past a Starbucks cafe in New York.

    Criminals are targeting consumers' Starbucks cards then hacking the associated debit and credit cards.

  • Disruptor #40: Square's mobile strategy   Wednesday, 13 May 2015 | 11:09 AM ET
    Disruptor #40: Square's mobile strategy

    Square CEO Jack Dorsey discusses his lessons learned at Twitter, Square's payment tools and staying competitive.

  • Square expands small business financing program Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 10:20 AM ET
    Jack Dorsey, co-founder and CEO of Square.

    Payments and financial services company Square said Tuesday it is expanding its small business financing program, Square Capital.

  • Wal-Mart gets new ammo in Web battle with Amazon Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Tango app screens on a mobile phone

    Wal-Mart is teaming up with messaging start-up Tango as it seeks to lure mobile users from powerful rival Amazon.com.

  • Disruptor 50: No. 43 Birchbox Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Katia Beauchamp and Hayley Barna, co-founders of Birchbox

    This company is pulling in $125M, sending subscribers a handful of sample-size beauty, grooming and skin-care products at just $10 a month.

  • Disruptor 50: No. 31 Coinbase Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Brian Armstrong (left) and Fred Ehrsam, founders of Coinbase

    To date, Coinbase—the closest thing to a bitcoin central bank—has created 2.7 million consumer wallets and signed up 39,000 merchants.

  • Disruptor 50: No. 10 Warby Parker Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Two of the Warby Parker founders, David Gilboa (left) and Neil Blumenthal

    Selling eyeglasses online to the masses is this company's mission—as well as partnering with nonprofits to give to the needy.

  • Disruptor 50: No. 28 Rent the Runway Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Jennifer Fleiss (left) and Jennifer Hyman, co-founders of Rent the Runway

    This $50-million-plus company is envisioning the day when hotel guests will have their closet filled with pre-rented clothes upon arrival.

  • Disruptor 50: No. 40 Square Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Jack Dorsey, co-founder and CEO of Square.

    The company's small credit card reader has made it easier for small businesses to accept payment. Now it's promoting a new lending program.

  • Disruptor 50: No. 35 Pinterest Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Evan Sharp and Ben Silbermann, co-founders of Pinterest

    The company was recently valued by investors at $5 billion—and plans to further up its revenue through paid "pins" by advertisers.