June 20- Amazon.com Inc wants to turn your living room into a fitting room. The e-commerce giant, already one of the biggest apparel sellers in the United States, on Tuesday unveiled a test program called Prime Wardrobe. Last week Amazon said it would buy grocer Whole Foods Market Inc for $13.7 billion, an aggressive step into the brick-and-mortar retail world and...
June 20- Amazon.com Inc launched on Tuesday a subscription-based box shopping service, Prime Wardrobe, as the world's largest online retailer steps up efforts to boost its apparel business. Prime Wardrobe will allow Amazon Prime subscribers to choose and try clothes, shoes and accessories from brands including Calvin Klein, Hugo Boss, Adidas, Levi's, as well as...
Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, weighs in on Amazon's announcement of Prime Wardrobe and its Whole Foods takeover, and how the tech giant is taking more market share across the retail sector.
Prime Wardrobe is still being tested in beta, Amazon said, but shoppers can sign up to be notified about the program's expansion.
Discussing the future for Amazon after the takeover of Whole Foods and its announcement of Prime Wardrobe with John Blackledge, Cowen & Co. senior internet analyst, and Aaron Turner, Wedbush Securities senior tech analyst.
Mark Bittman, "New York" columnist and cookbook author, shares his thoughts on Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods.
New-economy conglomerates like Amazon are now just dressed up with a bit of Silicon Valley flair, New York Times reports.
The British supermarket chain said a computer glitch had disrupted services nationwide.
Philip Krim, Casper co-founder and CEO, and Tony Florence, New Enterprise Associates, talk about disrupting the mattress business and a new round of funding by Target. I think the brand that they've developed is incredible, says Florence.
Deutsche Bank lowers its rating on Costco to hold from buy, citing increasing competition from Amazon.
By acquiring Whole Foods, Amazon is bringing its firepower to a grocery industry plagued by razor-thin profit margins, USA Today reports.
Amazon has been trying unsuccessfully to break into the grocery industry for 10 years, starting with AmazonFresh, Vox reports.
TORONTO, June 16- Canada's benchmark stock index rose on Friday as energy shares rebounded with oil prices, offsetting losses for consumer staple companies on news that internet retailer Amazon.com Inc was buying Whole Foods Market Inc.. U.S. crude prices settled 28 cents higher at $44.74 a barrel as some producers reduced exports and U.S. rig additions slowed.
TORONTO, June 16- Canada's main stock index rose on Friday as energy shares rebounded with oil prices, offsetting losses for consumer staple companies on news that internet retailer Amazon.com Inc was buying Whole Foods Market Inc.. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 31.97 points, or 0.21 percent, at 15,192.39, after...
Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods follows its ongoing retail expansion and growing home presence, Time reports.
Goldman Sachs lowers its rating on Costco to neutral from buy, citing increasing competition from Amazon.
Amazon's Whole Foods deal comes with data on people who have remained a mystery to the company: real-world shoppers.
Whole Foods shares traded above the $42 price offered by Amazon...
E-commerce giant Amazon has whetted investors' appetites for bonds of upmarket grocery chain Whole Foods, Financial Times reports.
TORONTO, June 16- Canada's main stock index fell on Friday, as shares of grocers and other consumer staple companies took a beating on news that internet retail company Amazon.com Inc was buying Whole Foods Market Inc. Amazon announced before markets opened that it was purchasing the U.S. organic supermarket chain for $13.7 billion, including debt, marking its...