e-commerce

Apple’s China stance makes for strange political alliances, as AOC and Ted Cruz slam the company

October 19, 2019 0

In a rare instance of bipartisanship overcoming the rancorous discord that’s been the hallmark of the U.S. Congress, senators and sepresentatives issued a scathing rebuke

Confirmed: Nike has picked up Russell Wilson’s Tally/TraceMe in a rare acquisition

October 12, 2019 0

Nike has long been synonymous with premium sneakers and other sports gear, but now the company could be extending its brand into another area —

PayPal is the first company to drop out of the Facebook-led Libra Association

October 5, 2019 0

PayPal has become the first company to walk away officially from Facebook’s Libra, a cryptocurrency and related association that it announced earlier this year with a

Lookiero closes $19M led by MMC Ventures to be the Stitch Fix for Europe

September 20, 2019 0

Lookiero, the online personal shopping service for clothes and accessories, has closed a $19 million funding round led by London-based VC MMC Ventures with support

Walmart launches two new credit cards offering 5% back on digital purchases

September 18, 2019 0

Walmart is partnering with Capital One to launch a new credit card program, which rolls on September 24, and includes both co-branded and private-label cards.

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