Beyond Blue Apron, Amazon could pose a threat to future IPOs and bring down retail valuations in a big way.
Some investors think they have now found the next "big short" in the retail industry, writes the Financial Times.
UBS raises its 12-month price target on Amazon to $1,200 from $1,100.
The retail sector's problems are expected to have severe impact on the United States' labor market, Financial Times reports.
UBS raised its price target for Amazon and described a bullish case that would push shares over 60 percent to rival Apple.
Many more customers can now place voice calls to each other through their new devices.
Combatant Gentlemen apologized after botched orders prompted angry clients to shame them.
Retail sales fell 0.2 percent after declining 0.1 percent in May, the Commerce Department said Friday. Michael Dolega, a senior economist at TD Bank, called the report "a disappointment as far as the resilience of the consumer is concerned." The decline reflects in part a transformative shift by consumers toward Amazon and other online retailers.
Back-to-college spending is expected to hit a new record this year, according to a study from the National Retail Federation.
Amazon continues to dominate online retail, but these two strategies will keep paying dividends, Motley Fool reports.
But for that to happen, CNBC's Jim Cramer argues that another chain besides Target needs to come out with the same type of optimism.
Industry experts are contemplating whether Amazon Prime Day will ever achieve the same status as events like Cyber Monday and Black Friday.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on growing competition in the grocery space as German competitor Lidl enters the market, and Kroger fights back against private label infringement.
LONDON, July 13- British online fashion retailer ASOS on Thursday forecast sales growth for the full 2016-17 year at the upper end of its 30-35 percent guided range, as it reported continued strong trading both in its home market and overseas. Established in 2000 for fashion-conscious twenty-somethings, ASOS was an early e-commerce success story, but is seeing...
Lazada's co-founder says the company's localized knowledge and logistics capabilities can be advantageous.
Amazon's Prime Day revenue increased 60 percent over last year.
Prime Day sales this year surpassed Amazon's Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the e-commerce giant says.
Amazon says this week's Prime Day sales topped its most recent Black Friday and Cyber Monday transactions combined.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the aftermath of Amazon's Prime Day and says it is on pace to be the biggest global shopping event in the company's history.
Michael Lasser, UBS hardline retail analyst, talks about the impact of Amazon Prime Day on the retail sector. You have to be very careful how you invest in retail right now, says Lasser.