Oct 1- Amazon.com Inc signed a content licensing deal with CBS Corp for three new shows, the latest move in the e-commerce giant's attempt to cater to the rising popularity of on-demand content. Amazon Prime members in the United States will have unlimited access to Mary Elizabeth Winstead- starrer "BrainDead" four days after broadcast without any extra cost.» Read More
Speculation has circulated for some time that Nestle, known for its mass-market chocolates like Kit Kat and Butterfinger, might seek to buy its way into a bigger role in the fast-growing premium sector, particularly in the United States. Nestle will sell Cailler chocolates, up to now mainly sold locally in Switzerland, through online retailer Amazon in the...
"When the economy is bad, we still have the money to spend — you guys probably don't, you worry," Alibaba founder Jack Ma said.
Twitter is rolling out a "buy now" button system wide—so any U.S. retailer can sell physical products, digital goods or services all within a tweet.
Target unveiled a "price matching" policy that begins Oct. 1. Unlike last year, purchases on Target.com will now eligible for price matching with competitors.
Nasty Gal founder and executive chairman Sophia Amoruso, discusses the success of her online retail store.
Amazon is starting a service to deliver packages ultrafast to Prime consumers, using a crowdsourced network of drivers.
ATLANTA— A German company that smuggled realistic-looking police badges into the U.S. in an online sales operation is now facing criminal charges after an undercover FBI investigation, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. The probe stemmed from the April arrest of a man accused of posing as a federal officer in the Atlanta suburb of Doraville.
LANSING, Mich.— Michigan shoppers may want to order quickly, before Amazon.com and other online stores start collecting the 6 percent state sales tax this week under laws designed to make sure the state receives previously unpaid money. Michigan is the 26th state in which customers of e-commerce giant Amazon will be assessed a sales tax, known as a use tax because...
DETROIT— Online retailer Amazon is opening a corporate office in Detroit and plans to expand in early 2016.. Peter Faricy, vice president for Amazon Marketplace, says in a statement that Amazon is "focused on hiring in the state." As part of the announcement, Amazon is donating $10,000 and 30 Amazon Fire tablets to the Detroit Public Schools' Carver STEM Academy...
Health care is often at the top of the list of industries seen benefiting from Americans living longer, but there are other options.
Amazon Prime is reducing the yearly cost of a new membership to $67 from $99, but only on for one day.
Ian Fogg, senior analyst and head of mobile at IHS, says 2016 will be a real challenge for Apple, especially on how they will sustain the iPhone model’s success.
Billionaire investor Yuri Milner had success with tech giants Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Spotify. What is he betting on next?
Millennials do the most online shopping but Gen Xers spend the most money, creating a dual challenge for advertisers.
The "Fast Money" traders look at the areas you should be watching going into the new week.
Despite stock being down 37 percent year-to-date, Mark Mahaney still thinks Alibaba is "a fundamentally good asset."
Stripe unveiled Relay, a buy button that allows consumers to purchase products directly on social media platforms.
Lost in the Barron's controversy over the weekend was Alibaba itself warned of trouble ahead last week.
In an unusual move, Alibaba has publicly addressed what it says are inconsistencies in a story predicting a 50% fall in the online giant's stock.
Amazon can grow revenue more than the market expects thanks to its ballooning Prime membership, Mark Mahaney said Friday.