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  • PARIS, Sept 1- LVMH has hired Ian Rogers, an Apple Inc iTunes senior director, to be its new head of digital, as part of the luxury group's drive to more fully embrace the Internet. It marks one of the most high profile hires from the digital industry as fashion, jewellery and cosmetics brands race to build up teams able to engage online customers. Previously, transfers...

  • Best Buy gaining ground on rival Amazon: Report Monday, 31 Aug 2015 | 6:40 PM ET
    People walk by a Best Buy store in New York City.

    A new report suggests Best Buy could soon win the pricing wars with Amazon.

  • Inside Etsy's office in Brooklyn Monday, 31 Aug 2015 | 1:51 PM ET
    Inside Etsy's office in Brooklyn

    Take a look inside Etsy's headquarters in Brooklyn, New York, with Sarah Starpoli, Etsy's culture and engagement manager, in this segment of "Office Envy."

  • So, anybody wanna buy a viral potato website? Friday, 28 Aug 2015 | 1:44 PM ET
    A potato message from

    Alex Craig is auctioning off Potato Parcel, a website that ships potatoes around the country.

  • MOSCOW, Aug 28- Russian consumer electronics and white goods retailer said its online sales surged in the past week as a renewed weakening in the rouble prompted some consumers to splash out on durable goods. The rouble fell sharply against the dollar on Aug. 24, approaching its 2015 low, as prices of oil, Russia's chief export, skidded.

  • The carnage of the last week- even with Wednesday's and Thursday's rebound- has been particularly acute for investors who have seen their overweight positions in companies such as social media site Facebook, pharmaceutical company Valeant, internet retailer Netflix, carmaker Tesla Motors and renewable energy company SunEdison get pummeled in the last...

  • Get your booze on with Amazon Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Get your booze on with Amazon

    Amazon's Prime Now service begins testing alcohol deliveries in Seatle.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 25- Inc said on Tuesday it will begin delivering wine, beer and spirits to U.S. customers for the first time as part of its speedy delivery service, Prime Now. The online retailer is expanding Prime Now, its one- and two-hour service, to Seattle, where the company is headquartered, and offering alcohol deliveries there.

  • Caitlyn Jenner costume sparks social media outrage Monday, 24 Aug 2015 | 7:20 PM ET
    Call Me Caitlyn Unisex Adult Costume

    This ensemble is on track to be named the most controversial Halloween costume of 2015.

  • Is Ashley Madison hack sparking jewelry boom? Friday, 21 Aug 2015 | 12:37 PM ET
    Ashley Madison website.

    While the Dow is down for the week, some stocks, particularly in the jewelry sector, have remained positive.

  • Investor: Buy Amazon on worker controversy Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 1:54 PM ET
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

    David Nelson, chief strategist at Belpointe Asset Management, bought shares of this week following a controversial New York Times piece.

  • SAO PAULO, Aug 19- Online retail sales in Brazil will likely slip in the third quarter from a year ago, according to the country's longest-running e-commerce survey, as a sharp economic downturn hits even sectors accustomed to robust structural growth. A drop in online sales this quarter, which appears likely based on July and August numbers, would be the first in...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 19- Target Corp on Wednesday reported a larger-than-expected rise in quarterly earnings as revenue got a boost from online sales and a program to narrow its product focus. Excluding special items, earnings rose to $1.22 per share in the second quarter ended on Aug. 1 from $1.01 a year earlier. For the full year, the retailer said it expected earnings of...

  • What Silicon Valley thinks of NYT's Amazon story Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 1:01 PM ET

    A critical expose of Amazon's workplace dynamics by The New York Times sparked debate across social media on Monday.

  • PayPal exec: What overseas shoppers really want Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 12:28 PM ET

    Cross-border shoppers spend twice as much as domestic shoppers, says PayPal VP Dan Leberman. Here's what they want.

  • Amazon & the Valley Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 11:31 AM ET
    Amazon & the Valley

    A New York Times article regarding the Amazon culture and work environment paints a cruel picture. Re/code's Ed Lee, shares his reaction.

  • 'Inside Amazon' reporter: Surprised by Amazon reaction Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    'Inside Amazon' reporter: Surprised by Amazon reaction

    One of the reporters behind the New York Times article called "Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace," David Streitfeld, speaks to "Squawk Alley.

  • Cramer: Investors will love Amazon more now Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 10:53 AM ET
    Employees in an fulfillment center.

    After a weekend article by The New York Times described Amazon as a "bruising place to work," Jim Cramer said investors will love the stock even more.

  • Mark Cohen: Amazon capable of 'significant profit' Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 10:33 AM ET
    Mark Cohen: Amazon capable of 'significant profit'

    Former Sears Canada CEO Mark Cohen, shares his view of the New York Times piece calling Amazon a "bruising" place to work. He says he is a big fan of what Amazon's created.

  • NYT calls Amazon a 'bruising workplace' Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 10:31 AM ET
    NYT calls Amazon a 'bruising workplace'

    A New York Times article describes Amazon as a "bruising" place to work. CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on the reaction online to the piece.