CHICAGO, Dec 24- U.S. consumers have not turned out in force for the final shopping days before Christmas, suggesting that traditional retailers will just meet industry sales forecasts in a season marked by deep discounts and growing encroachment from online rivals led by Amazon.com Inc.. "The past weekend will not save this holiday season," said Craig Johnson,...» Read More
Amazon.com on Tuesday debuted a new "Make an Offer" purchasing option, which allows shoppers to negotiate lower prices on more than 150,000 items.
Online sales are seeing double-digit growth this season, but the cost of digital retail is squeezing margins, former Toys R Us CEO Gerald Storch says.
For a technology with huge goals—predicting $27 billion in sales by 2016—mobile payment systems are still stingy with deals and discounts.
Edmund Lee, Re/code managing editor, discusses Amazon's strategy to grow its business by selling a new line of consumer products which includes diapers and baby wipes.
Boutrous represented the world's largest retailer, Wal-Mart, in one of the most anticipated business cases in years. Gibson Dunn is not the only law firm to turn Supreme Court appearances into gold. After the firm Sidley Austin won a Supreme Court patent case for eBay, it earned at least $10 million in unrelated legal fees from the online retailer, say people with...
Tito Costa, Managing Director of Zalora Group, describes the firm's online shopping event taking place on Friday, December 12.
A new same-day delivery service is helping businesses fulfill orders, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Will Congress give Main Street coal in its stocking this year?, asks Parker Karnan, executive director of the Independent Running Retailers Assoc.
Maximilian Bittner, CEO at Lazada Group, discusses the start-up's plans to dominate the online shopping space in Asia.
Dec 4- Teen apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc forecast a current-quarter profit that missed analysts' estimates and reported its fifth straight fall quarterly income as weak mall traffic and online competition hurt sales. American Eagle along with teen apparel retailers Aeropostale Inc and Abercrombie& Fitch Co have been struggling to boost...
Girl Scouts of America CEO Anna Maria Chavez tells CNBC the idea for selling cookies online came from the troops that sell them.
The holidays came early for one South London engineering student courtesy of an Amazon mix-up.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan shipped a package filled with wine with FedEx overnight from California to D.C., and shares detail of what a package goes through to get delivered.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan explains one package's journey from Wine.com's distribution hub in California to CNBC's office in D.C.
LONDON, Dec 3- Britain plans to introduce a 25 percent tax to target multinationals such as tech companies Google and Amazon accused of using complex accounting schemes to cut their payments on earnings. Companies including Google, coffee shop chain Starbucks and internet retailer Amazon have paid minimal corporate tax in Britain by shifting revenues to...
Man Crates CEO and founder Jonathan Beekman gives his pitch to an expert panel. Will his start-up be one giant leap for mankind? Or will the panel call it not so “awesome.”
Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon also tells CNBC the explosion of e-commerce has created a revolution in retailing.
Doug McMillon, Wal-Mart chairman & CEO, discusses his company's e-commerce strategy and the revolution in online shopping.
Doug McMillon, Wal-Mart chairman & CEO, discusses mobile's driving force in the growing e-commerce industry.
Amazon's CEO Jeff Bezos spoke out about the failure of the company's Fire Phone. The "Fast Money" traders discuss whether they have the patience to buy Amazon.