Internet Retail


  • Chinese shoppers spend big on 'Singles Day'     Sunday, 10 Nov 2013 | 6:30 PM ET

    The world's biggest online shopping day takes place on Monday as China celebrates singlehood.

  • Shatner didn't get THAT rich on Priceline: CEO Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 11:02 AM ET

    It's an "urban legend" that Priceline.com pitchman William Shatner made $500 million from receiving stock, the chief of the online travel website says.

  • Bonobos to launch new women's line     Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 11:48 AM ET

    Andy Dunn, founder and CEO of Bonobos, hopes to create an effortless shopping experience with its new women's line "Ayr."

  • Walmart kicks off online holiday deals early Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 8:12 AM ET
    People get an early start on Black Friday shopping deals last year at a Walmart Superstore in Rosemead, Calif.

    Retailers facing the shortest holiday season in years are hitting customers with deals and promotions this week, before they have even digested their Halloween candy.

  • Amazon still champ of online retail     Friday, 25 Oct 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    For Amazon it's all about top-line growth, despite posting a loss for the third consecutive quarter, shares of the e-retailer are trading higher, reports CNBC'S Courtney Reagan.

  • Still in love with Amazon?     Friday, 25 Oct 2013 | 8:16 AM ET

    Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets analyst, has the play on the tech giant's outlook, as the company grows despite being unprofitable.

  • Amazon's battle for your living room     Friday, 25 Oct 2013 | 6:13 AM ET

    Tom Forte, Telsey Advisory Group, says one day consumers will be able to buy a smartphone and television from the tech giant as the company expands its plans to grow market share.

  • Amazon revenue beats; shares jump Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 4:07 PM ET

    Amazon.com reported quarterly revenue that beat expectations and a quarterly loss that met forecasts. Shares jumped after-hours.

  • Groupon CEO: Our deals are 'designed for mobile' Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 11:18 AM ET
    The Groupon Inc. app is displayed on a mobile device.

    Groupon CEO Eric Lefkofsky told CNBC on Wednesday the deal company's mobile concentration continues to grow.

  • Amazon raises free shipping minimum Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013 | 1:42 PM ET

    Amazon.com customers will need to spend more money on the site in order to qualify for free shipping.

  • Bruce Rockowitz, Group CEO, Li & Fung says the retail industry is not on a straight march to e-commerce.

  • 'Amazon' state tax ruling may head to Supreme Court Monday, 21 Oct 2013 | 4:42 PM ET

    New York and Illinois court rulings on 'Amazon taxes' may head to the U.S. Supreme Court to settle questions about the taxing online retail sales.

  • EBay outlook falls short; shares drop Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 4:29 PM ET
    Online commerce giant eBay President Devin Wenig.

    EBay beat expectations by a penny on earnings but its outlook fell short. Shares fell more than 4 percent.

  • Amazon links with P&G in household products push Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 7:38 AM ET

    Amazon has been quietly using Procter & Gamble warehouses as the online retailer makes a push into household products like shampoo and toilet paper, the WSJ reports.

  • UK recovery: How to trade     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 6:15 AM ET

    Russ Mould, investment research director at AJ Bell, explains how to trade the U.K.'s recovery and advises buying online retail players.

  • France targets Amazon to protect bookshops Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 3:29 PM ET

    France's parliament has passed a law preventing internet booksellers from offering free delivery in an effort to protect bookshops from Amazon. FT.

  • H&M having a 'very good third quarter': CFO     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    Jyrki Tervonen, CFO at H&M, comments on the company's strong third quarter, how it remains a "small player" in China and therefore has "huge potential" there, and on the group's online strategy.

  • eBay buys PayPal competitor Braintree     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 10:19 AM ET

    David Marcus, PayPal president, discusses the details of his company's $800 million acquisition of payments company Braintree.

  • There's no app for that: Clinics treat Web addicts Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 1:24 PM ET

    Smartphones are getting smarter, laptops are becoming more portable, and people who can't put them down are getting treatment at clinics like one opening next week in Pennsylvania.

  • Why China's e-commerce market is 'stunning'     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Serge Hoffman, pas-Asia regional retail practice lead at Bain & Company, discusses the e-commerce market in China as it has become the world's biggest, its expected growth and who it benefits.