NEW YORK— The stock market is ending lower after Visa and Amazon posted disappointing results. Amazon's stock slumped $34.60, or 9.6 percent, to $324.01 after the online retail giant posted a wider loss than analysts had forecast. The Dow was dragged down by Visa, which fell $7.97, or 3.6 percent, to $214.77.» Read More
A new bill making its way through the Senate could make tax-free shopping on the Internet a thing of the past, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at what an internet sales tax could mean for online retailers.
EBay CEO John Donahoe began emailing millions of users of the company's online marketplace in an unprecedented effort to change looming sales tax legislation.
In the early stages of a mobile transition, customers on multiple devices spend more, eBay President and CEO John Donahoe told "Squawk on the Street" on Thursday.
John Donahoe, president and CEO of eBay, discusses the outlook for his company and online retail with CNBC's Jon Fortt.
EBay delivered a slight beat on earnings but its outlook fell short of expectations.
Hip start-up Warby Parker debuted its flagship, eyeglass store in New York City's SoHo neighborhood. Do online retailers need brick-and-mortar stores?
Is the online currency here to stay or should people back away from the digital coins? CNBC's Kayla Tausche; Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance columnist; and Leigh Gallagher, Fortune Magazine, discuss.
Three more top executives at J.C. Penney have left the ailing retailer, the New York Post reported, following the ouster of Chief Executive Ron Johnson.
After developing a strong online following, hip eyeglass maker Warby Parker opens its first brick-and-mortar store Saturday in Soho.
Richard Perks, director of retail research at Mintel International, tells CNBC that he doesn't understand how Hilco can justify their acquisition of struggling retailer HMV.
Ocappi, an online diamond company launching Wednesday, aims to equip men with multiple rings to choose from. Each ring will require a $75 deposit and must be returned within five days.
Consumers insist that they treasure their online privacy. But their mouse clicks tell a far different tale, as the experiments of a behavioral economist show.
After bowing to the realization that many customers like to see items in person before buying, a growing number of online retail companies are setting up physical stores while at the same time redefining what brick and mortar means for them.
How is eBay planning to hit its bold target of $300 billion in transactions in 2015? CEO John Donahoe explains.
EBay CEO John Donahoe said Thursday the company will help transact $300 billion of business in 2015, a 71 percent increase from 2012'S $175 billion in transactions.
Just browsing? That'll cost you at some retailers. These fees are the latest company tactic in the fights against counterfeiting and "showrooming."
Andy Dunn, Bonobos co-founder & CEO, explains how his "bagless" shopping experience could become a model for the way customers shop in the future.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the Senate is voting on a bill that would collect sales taxes from out-of-state internet retailers.
Hiroshi Mikitani, CEO of Rakuten, tells CNBC about his global expansion plan and how his e-commerce company is fundamentally different from his global competitors, as it provides a platform for SMEs to sell their products online.