eCommerce

5 Ecommerce Marketing Strategies Your Business Needs in 2018

So you have your e-commerce website live on the internet, well done, but what’s next? You need to have a strong marketing strategy that no one can …

Marketing

14 Smart Ways to Save Tons of Money at Target—Every Time You Shop

<i>This article originally appeared on Time. For more articles like this, visit time.com.</i><p>Each product we feature has been independently selected and …

Shopping

Now is the time for Walmart to strike at Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime has been an enormous influence on e-commerce, but this online juggernaut is beginning to show cracks. Now is the time for arch-rival Walmart to swoop in with a Prime-like offering that strikes at the weaknesses Amazon has introduced into its formidable loyalty program: price, a lack of …

Retail

Will Wayfair Ever Turn a Profit?

The online furniture seller has put up impressive growth numbers, but its losses are getting bigger.<p>There's no question that <b>Wayfair</b> (NYSE:W) has been …

Investing

How Walmart, Alibaba, and Others are Shaking Up Retail With Blockchain

Blockchain’s disruptive sweep of almost every industry is now making its way into retail. Huge names like Walmart, Alibaba, and American Express are …

Blockchain

How Much Did Amazon Profit for Prime Day 2018?

Amazon revealed this week some numbers about Prime Day 2018 – and they are really big! Prime Day has become the biggest shopping day of the year for …

Retail

Flipkart, Amazon engage in e-tailing slugfest

The battle between Amazon, the world’s biggest online retailer, and India’s top homegrown e-commerce firm Flipkart is getting intense. To woo …

Retail

The Trade War And Retail: Is Your Holiday Season At Risk?

It may be July, but many retailers’ and brands’ heads are focused on the holiday season. That’s not surprising. What is surprising is that one of their key areas for concern this year is new and different: tariffs. This wasn’t planned for when they were designing and pricing the products that …

Tariffs

Success story: India's first female founder of a billion-dollar startup

<i>Radhika Aggarwal</i>, co-founder and chief brand officer of online marketplace ShopClues, talks about India’s ecommerce landscape at the Tech in Asia …

India

Flipkart, Hotstar Launch Advertising Platform Shopper Audience Network

Flipkart has created an alliance with video streaming service Hotstar to launch<b> a video advertisement platform named Shopper Audience Network.</b>The …

AdTech

Over 1500 per cent rise in number of complaints against e-commerce platforms in last four years

Express News Service<p>NEW DELHI: Spread of online marketplace in the absence of proper regulations has resulted into a massive jump in complaints …

Retail

AdWords vs. Analytics: Building the Best Remarketing Lists for eCommerce

It’s no secret that Google remarketing ads are a powerful and necessary addition to the ultimate multi-channel eCommerce marketing strategy. Allowing …

AdWords

Consumers Fret Over Gift Deliveries | eMarketer Retail

Gifts being tossed carelessly onto porches. Gifts being damaged in transit. Gifts being stolen. Customers have a lot of worries about gift …

North America

Packaging as a Generator of Trust in Electronic Commerce | Times Square Chronicles

Packaging as a Generator of Trust in Electronic Commerce<p>One of the big questions asked by a company that is going to enter the world of electronic …

Packaging Design

3 Reasons This Analyst Thinks Amazon Stock Will Hit $2,000

Amazon has plenty of catalysts, and one analyst believes they will drive the stock to new heights.<p><b>Amazon.com</b> (NASDAQ:AMZN) is scheduled to report the …

Investing

Assassin's Creed Origins (PS4)

Platform : PlayStation 4 |<p>Amazon's Choice recommends highly rated, well-priced products available to dispatch immediately.<p>In stock.<p>Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA) is a service Amazon offers sellers that lets them store their products in Amazon's warehouses, and Amazon directly does the picking, packing, …

Customer Service

Burberry destroyed $37M worth of excess products to protect brand

British luxury fashion brand Burberry burned more than $37 million worth of its own merchandise last year, sparking concerns about wasteful practices at the high-end retailer.<p>Burberry disclosed in its annual financial report that the destroyed product included including more than 10 million pounds …

Business

The Hidden Environmental Cost of Amazon Prime’s Free, Fast Shipping

Justin Sullivan / Getty<p>Amazon has changed the way Americans shop. This year, the e-commerce giant said its annual Prime Day sale was “the biggest …

Retail

1 Big Reason Walmart Isn't Buying Shopify

TechCrunch argues that the world's largest retailer would look good with Shopify on its arm, but playing matchmaker isn't easy.<p>Straddling somewhere …

Retail

These 8 e-commerce giants are redefining retail around the world

Digital retail is sweeping the globe. Here are the top e-commerce marketplaces that have a stake in the game.<p>Amazon and Alibaba are leading the …

Retail

Alibaba Is Good, But This Company Is Even Better - And It's Not Amazon

Article Thesis<p>Alibaba (BABA) is a high-growth company that is fundamentally strong and that is well positioned in key markets and key technologies. …

Investing

Here's why you couldn't buy anything for the first few hours of Amazon Prime Day

Prime Day was a success by almost all accounts with over 100 million products sold, but there were overshadowing site issues as well.<p>Many users …

Retail

Walmart's New Microsoft Deal, Not Amazon Prime Day, Was The Most Important Event In Retail Last Week

Prime Day, Shmime Day.<p>Amazon dominated the headlines this week with its annual July holiday. But I, for one, did not give it much notice. It has become de rigueur for Amazon. In fact, whatever hiccups Amazon did encounter this week will only make it stronger in the long run and possibly better …

Business

How a 22-year-old entrepreneur from Indore helped his family-run business go online and achieve 300% growth

Fresh out of college with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chirayu Jain had dreams of pursuing his Master’s in Industrial Engineering …

Business (India)

Social Media Doesn’t Impact Sales in eCommerce, So How Does it Help?

Before you create online store mobile app, make sure you integrate these features well in advance so as to make the most out of your social media …

Social Media

Comprehensive Guide on How Web Push Notifications Work

The clickable rich content messages sent to you through the browser are known as web push notification. You need not be on the browser or web page to receive the notification. You will keep receiving the messages at their own time and pace as set by the marketer.<p><b>What is web push notification?</b><p>The …

Marketing

Why Amazon's Site Crashed on Prime Day

We now know the reason for Amazon’s brief outage on Prime Day. The retailer reportedly didn’t have enough servers to handle the traffic surge for the …

Retail

Snapdeal offers up to 80% discount at mega deals sale

After mazon's and Flipkart's mega sale fest, e-commerce firm Snapdeal has now launched a three-day sale offering massive discounts across categories …

Retail

Why we stopped supporting Cash on Delivery (COD) – and are loving it!

<i>Myth-buster: COD support isn’t necessary for business!</i>COD (Cash on Delivery) is the lifeline of an e-commerce business, but why did Fynd take such a …

Startups (India)

Bata India to add 150 retail, franchise stores in 2018

Kolkata, July 20 (IANS) Footwear major Bata India, which is focusing on "aggressive launch" of new products, plans to add around 100 new retail …

Retail