Internet Retail


  • Sept 8- Hundreds of hedge funds, mutual funds and other institutional investors lined up on Monday to hear Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's management pitch the company's shares, as the Chinese e-commerce giant kicked off a two-week IPO marketing blitz.

  • Alibaba is seeking to raise more than $21 billion in an initial public offering that will value the company at up to $163 billion and rank as the largest-ever technology debut in the United States.

  • Twitter’s big ‘buy now’ commerce move Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Twitter's new "buy" feature

    Twitter is testing a "buy now" button to allow users to buy products directly from a tweet.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 5- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd seeks to raise more than $21 billion in an IPO that will value the Chinese e-commerce giant at up to $163 billion and rank as the largest-ever technology debut in the United States.

  • Sept 5- Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said its initial public offering is expected to be priced at between $60 and $66 per American Depository Share, valuing the company at about $162.69 billion at the top end.

  • Meet the fashion world's 12-year-old 'bow-wonder' Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 3:21 PM ET
    Moziah Bridges

    Moziah Bridges revealed his secret to balancing his life as a 12-year-old fashion entrepreneur and founder of bow-tie company Mo's Bows.

  • SINGAPORE/ MOSCOW/ BERLIN, Sept 5- Germany's Rocket Internet faces daunting logistical challenges and rising local competition from Lagos to Laos as it races to capture customers in emerging markets before e-commerce titans Amazon and Alibaba can catch up.

  • Asians are biggest shoppers online: Report  Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 10:55 PM ET

    Asia is home to the world's most active online shoppers, according to a new report. CNBC's Martin Soong and Oriel Morrison discuss.

  • What world’s most avid shoppers are buying online Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 6:21 PM ET

    From computer software to travel-related services and products, the preferences of Asia's online shoppers are changing rapidly, a survey by marketing research firm Nielsen showed.

  • Orbitz ends dispute with American and US Airways Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 5:04 PM ET
    The tail sections of American Airlines aircraft and a US Airways aircraft at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

    Orbitz says it reached an agreement that will allow it to continue selling American Airlines and US Airways tickets on its sites.

  • Meet Groupon's new dance partner: Snapchat Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 10:18 AM ET

    Online deal site Groupon has enlisted an unlikely ally in its new marketing efforts: Snapchat.

  • Tiffany's Q2 beats expectations  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 7:32 AM ET

    Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group CEO, breaks down the luxury retailers second quarter numbers and provides her takes on the outlook for retail.

  • Think mobile sales are hot now? Wait for Christmas Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 10:36 AM ET

    Despite the growing importance of e-commerce, digital sales will likely play a larger role over the holiday season than back-to-school.

  • Avoid Target like the plague: Trader  Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 12:20 PM ET

    FMHR trader Josh Brown is staying away from Target shares right now, while Mike Murphy explains why he thinks the stock can rally here.

  • Retailers with online presence helps store: Pro  Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 12:16 PM ET

    Insight to retail trends at the mall and online, and consumer behaviors right now, with Maureen Bausch, Mall of America executive vp.

  • Getting physical, Amazon debuts new device Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:06 AM ET
    An employee walks over a logo on the floor of Amazon.com Inc.'s fulfillment centers in Rugeley, U.K., on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.

    Amazon.com unveiled a $10 credit-card reader and mobile app for brick-and-mortar businesses, expanding its presence in the physical world.

  • Etsy 'spring boarded' my business: Pro  Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Zoe Bateman, owner of Ladybird Likes, discusses Etsy and says the website has pushed her business forward and is now one of her main income streams.

  • Be careful what you search for  Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 4:27 PM ET

    EBay is sending Chinese manufacturers your search data to quickly turn around near authentic items. Ken Goldin, Goldin Auctions founder, advises those shopping on eBay. Leigh Gallagher, Fortune Magazine, provides insight.

  • Zulily CEO: Expanding beyond mom audience  Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    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.