e-commerce

Amazon tests a one-tap review system for product feedback

September 14, 2019 0

Amazon is testing an easier way for people to leave product feedback with the launch of one-tap ratings. The change is meant to encourage those

Google Express to close in a few weeks, will become part of Google Shopping

September 11, 2019 0

Google’s failed online shopping service Google Express is closing in a few weeks, as its features will be merged into a revamped version of Google

Update on Nigerian fintech firm Interswitch and its speculative IPO

August 30, 2019 0

Nigerian fintech firm Interswitch has been circulating in business news around a possible IPO on the London Stock Exchange. Last month Bloomberg News ran a

Ron Johnson’s e-commerce startup Enjoy raises $150M, expands in UK

August 27, 2019 0

Enjoy, the e-commerce startup led by former Apple VP of retail operations, Ron Johnson, has raised an additional $150 million in Series C funding from

Target’s same-day pickup and delivery services growing at double the rate of 2018

August 23, 2019 0

Target’s investment in same-day pickup and delivery options is paying off. The company, which today offers same-day in-store pickup, drive-up, and same-day delivery through its

MoviePass exposed thousands of unencrypted customer card numbers

August 21, 2019 0

Movie ticket subscription service MoviePass has exposed tens of thousands of customer card numbers and personal credit cards because a critical server was not protected

China’s Transsion and Kenya’s Wapi Capital partner on Africa fund

August 16, 2019 0

Chinese mobile-phone and device maker Transsion is teaming up with Kenya’s Wapi Capital to source and fund early-stage African fintech startups. Headquartered in Shenzhen, Transsion is

Nigerian logistics startup Kobo360 raises $30M backed by Goldman Sachs

August 14, 2019 0

Nigerian freight logistics startup Kobo360 has raised a $20 million Series A round led by Goldman Sachs and $10 million in working capital financing from

India’s Reliance to buy majority stake in Google-backed Fynd for $42.3M

August 4, 2019 0

Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries is acquiring 87.6% stake in Fynd, a seven-year-old Mumbai-based startup that connects brick and mortar retailers with online stores and consumers,

Wall St analyst Laura Martin on the fate of Netflix, breaking up Google, EU regulation, and a decade of more money for Hollywood

July 30, 2019 0

The rise of streaming video platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime has upended traditional power balances in Hollywood and is reorganizing the way we consume

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