VoiceSell has raised $4 million in funding to bring voice-based control to existing online stores, making it much easier for people to order goods from mobile phones while on the run. The Santa Clara,
How we shop has changed drastically in just the past few decades. Instead of window shopping in the mall, many customers now rely on AI product recommendations and shop via mobile without ever setting
When John Bumstead looked at listings for his products on Amazon.com in early January, he was waiting for the guillotine to fall. A small online business owner from Minneapolis, Minnesota, Bumstead specializes
Another brick-and-mortar retailer is turning to Amazon to help save its struggling business. Today, discount chain operator Stein Mart announced it will install Amazon Hub lockers in nearly 200 stores
For the longest time, Amazon Prime’s free two-day shipping was my saving grace. I loved it. I could order anything—at any time of day—and rest assured it’d be on my front porch within two days. Doesn’t
While one-day and next-day shipping promises the ultimate in convenience for the shopper, Amazon and Walmart’s new programs will almost certainly strain the systems and profits of small and medium businesses.
Retail giant Walmart is coming back big time lately, as evidenced by a string of quarterly reports — including one this week — which confirm a rise in both store and Internet sales. Walmart reported a