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NEW YORK, Aug 10- Amazon.com has halted pre-orders of some Disney movies, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, in what appears to be another contract dispute after the online giant began a protracted spat with publisher Hachette Book Group this year.
Zulily CEO Darrell Cavens, discusses whether it will expand its audience beyond moms, and be able to shorten its average product delivery time.
Allen Wastler, CNBC.com Managing Editor, says Jeff Cox's story on the so-called Death Cross in 10-Year bond yields a few months ago, and a slideshow predicting the top restaurants in 2020, are both really popular on the site right now. "Bar Rescue" host Jon Tagger, provides perspective.
Craig Menear, Home Depot U.S. retail President, discusses the development of smart home products and impact to his business, and whether its products will one day be delivered by drones.
Craig Menear, Home Depot U.S. retail President, shares his vision of the future for Home Depot.
Craig Menear, Home Depot U.S. retail President, discusses the challenges with shipping large equipment to customers, and the evolution of the retail industry towards the customers' control.
BloomNation is looking to shake up the flower delivery business.
Groupon Inc slashed its full-year profit outlook on Tuesday, citing the need to spend abundantly on marketing.
Amazon now offers 'Get It Today' to Prime members. It allows them to order as many same-day delivery items as they want for $5.99.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 5- Groupon Inc slashed its full-year profit outlook on Tuesday, citing the need to spend abundantly on marketing to power the once-high-flying Internet coupon company's transition to a more comprehensive online retailer.
Aug 5- Office Depot Inc warned of weak sales this year as stiff competition from online and mass retailers erodes sales in its North American retail business. Office Depot and Staples Inc have seen their U.S. sales decline as online retailers such as Amazon.com and mass retailers like Wal-Mart Stores Inc attract shoppers with lower-priced offerings.
*Game Digital re-emerges after old firm nearly went bust. Although overall growth trends still firmly favor online shopping, higher share prices flag investor faith in chains such as UK video-game retailer Game Digital, electrical-appliance group Dixons, and Swiss Mobilezone.
NEW YORK, July 31- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has invested $120 million in San Francisco- based mobile games studio Kabam, the latest in a string of U.S. investments intended to build up the Chinese online retailer's presence in the world's biggest Internet arena.
Bricks-and-mortar locations need to undergo a complete makeover to stay relevant 25 years down the line, experts said.
*Jumia adding retail sites for Uganda, Ghana and Cameroon. BERLIN, July 28- Online retailer Jumia, a would-be African Amazon set up by German venture capital firm Rocket Internet, is expanding into three new markets- Uganda, Ghana and Cameroon, the company said on Monday.
Chinese companies have been pouring money into Silicon Valley, joining a parade of financiers seeking to participate in the latest boom.
Amazon.com posted a loss that was wider than Wall Street expectations Thursday, sending shares lower in extended-hours trading.
While investors will be focused on Amazon's giant e-commerce business when it reports earnings Thursday, its future is tied to Prime.
Even with this week's weakness, Amazon.com stock has been outperforming rival retailers though it will likely face a fairly volatile trading day after it reports.
Facebook and Twitter face different growth scenarios, but both are now focusing their gaze on the same market: Retail.