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Everyone's a critic, goes the saying, and Amazon has just felt the sharp end of one particular pen.
Amazon's investment in delivery and logistics will pay dividends, but eBay faces structural issues, RBC Capital Markets' Mark Mahaney said.
The era of Apple Pay is here, meaning more ways for you to spend too much. Or maybe apps will actually teach consumers to be stingier.
Bricks-and-mortar retailers, which have attacked Amazon for profiting from what they call a sales tax loophole, now target Alibaba. FT reports.
*Royal Mail shares slump 13 percent in two weeks. Companies such as Deutsche Post, whose DHL arm already offers a range of services including help with local duties and red tape on international deliveries, are best placed to cope, according to analysts. Those such as Britain's Royal Mail and Belgium's Bpost that are more focused on parcels and local markets,...
Economists are closely watching whether retailers can entice shoppers to spend during what retailers consider the biggest shopping weekend of the year, the NYT reports.
Wal-Mart, Target, Macy's and Kohl's are among the stores leading the pack in terms of audience size across three big social media platforms.
When Amazon's stock rises before Thanksgiving in anticipation of a strong holiday, the shares tread water the rest of the year, history shows.
NEW YORK, Nov 24- First, Samantha Kemp-Jackson started noticing something unusual at the local grocery store. Then it started happening to the Toronto mom of four at the department store. An analysis of more than 60 of the most prominent such fundraising campaigns found that they brought in $358 million in 2012, according to consulting firm Cause Marketing...
Max Levchin wants to attract millennials with a bank they can love rather than loathe.
Ken Sena, Evercore, discusses the firm's move to downgrade eBay to a sell rating citing payments concerns and competition in the space.
Mike Butcher, editor at large with TechCrunch, says that Alibaba could succeed on an international scale if it gets the user experience and marketing right.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
When you do your holiday shopping this year, don't be surprised if you see some new retail technologies at the mall.
Twilio lets consumers use private chat rooms instead of giving their personal number to strangers.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba will sell its first-ever bond on Thursday, a jumbo trade expected to be around US$8 billion in size.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 19- EBay Inc is retooling its local delivery program and extending more logistics options to smaller merchants that make up the bulk of the e-commerce giant's sprawling base of marketplace sellers, an executive said on Wednesday. More of eBay's smaller sellers, including some with annual sales under $100,000, will allow shoppers to buy items...
One in 10 bargain hunters ends up on a counterfeit seller's website, according to a new report. How to ensure you're getting the best (real) deal.
As the famous cartoon mouse's first appearance marks its 86th anniversary, Disney shares have a market cap of about $153 billion.
Indian retailers are struggling to keep up online as e-commerce garner large investments.