ShopRunner is swooping in on Amazon Prime customers upset about the recent $20 hike, by offering a free full year of its shipping service.» Read More
It's an online shopping portal that went public in November and offers daily deals for moms and children.
HONG KONG/ BEIJING, Feb 25- Billionaire Jack Ma's Alibaba, the dominant force in China's $1.6 trillion e-commerce market, may already have lost a battle with rival Tencent for the world's biggest mobile market.
Groupon's CEO brushed off his stock's tailspin Friday and told CNBC that demand reached record levels at his company during the last quarter.
Discussing Groupon's efforts in e-commerce, and how the company is holding up amid competition, with BuzzFeed president & COO Jon Steinberg.
Determining who belongs on CNBC's list of business influencers has led to spirited debates. How about Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos?
HONG KONG, Feb 20- China's largest Internet company Tencent Holdings Ltd and online retailer JD.com are in talks to combine their e-commerce business, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Thursday, confirming earlier media reports.
HowAboutWe co-founder and co-CEO Aaron Schildkrout discusses his business model which "keeps people in love."
The seller of gadgets, wine accessories, and furniture is in talks with firms about investing. The WSJ reports.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on the potential negative impact on companies from the East Coast's winter storm. Some believe online traffic will rise because more people are at home.
With Valentine's Day just a week away, Americans are rushing to buy flowers, but are they really getting what they pay for? TODAY reports.
Amazon just improved its mobile app to make it even easier for consumers to showroom.
SAO PAULO, Feb 7- Amazon Inc. started selling its Kindle online in Brazil on Friday, expanding from ebooks into retail for the first time in Latin America's biggest and most challenging ecommerce market. The world's largest online retailer launched an Internet bookstore in Brazil in 2012, a low-risk landing on this $11 billion emerging ecommerce market.
From sophisticated fake game tickets to bogus jerseys, counterfeiters want a piece of the Super Bowl. Here's how to spot knockoff merchandise.
Jan 31- Amazon.com Inc shares fell more than 9 percent in early trading on Friday, after the online retailer warned of a possible loss in the current quarter and its quarterly results missed expectations in the holiday shopping season. Amazon shares were down at $372.81 in early trading.
Amazon posted quarterly results that fell short of expectations and said it may increase the cost of its popular Amazon Prime subscription by $20 to $40.
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 30- One Kings Lane, the online home-furnishings company, has raised $112 million, catapulting it into an elite group of venture-backed companies valued in the billion-dollar range. The funding round puts the company's worth at $912 million, according to a spokeswoman for One Kings Lane.
Amazon is considering a credit card payment system based on Kindle devices for brick-and-mortar stores, according to a WSJ story.
Jan 30- JD.com, China's second-largest e-commerce company, filed for a U.S. listing of its shares, following market leader Alibaba Group Holding Ltd in tapping into rising investor enthusiasm around China's booming online retail market.
*Investing heavily in online, new brands and products. STOCKHOLM, Jan 30- Hennes& Mauritz's rapid expansion will continue apace, the world's second-biggest fashion retailer said on Thursday after reporting that heavy investment in its online offering and new brands depressed fourth-quarter profit.
*Amazon, Otto, Zalando, D.Post biggest in e-commerce. BVH, Germany's e-commerce trade association, said on Thursday online sales reached 8.5 billion euros in the period from mid-October to Dec. 24, meaning they probably accounted for about 10 percent of total retail sales.