Demandware en eBay Enterprise announced a new partnership this week. Demandware’s Commerce Cloud and eBay Enterprise’s platform of commerce solutions will be integrated, to create a cloud-based omnichannel solution.
Amazon announced the arrival of devices that order their own refills. ‘We want to make customers' lives even easier so they won't run out of items like laundry detergent, pet food or printer ink again’, Amazon devices director Daniel Rausch said.
Wal-Mart brings @WalmartLabs and its main technology team under the same organizational umbrella. By doing this, the company hopes to connect its online and offline channels and serve customers more seamless.
While merchants focus on e-commerce rather than store sales, retail chain suppliers have not massive responded to that shift with their own e-commerce channel, a study found. This will be the priority for 2016.
Amazon registered itself with a federal agency overseeing ocean transportation, a step towards allowing it to serve as an intermediary for suppliers shipping merchandise in or out of the U.S.
JD.com has quietly backed an online retailer in the U.S. for his battle accross his home borders. The company has invested between 45 million and 55 million dollar in the startup Wish.
For jewelry retailers the holidays are the high season of the year. Therefore online jewelry retailer Blue Nile is brushing up its inventory and advertising to be ready for Christmas.
The major US footwear and sporting goods company Nike has reported a 22.9% rise in its direct-to-consumer revenue to $4.3 billion in 2013 from $3.5 billion in 2012. Internet Retailer estimates the growthrate of Nike's online turnover for 2012 at 30%.