02/12/2016 - 4:23pm

PayPal is entering the buy button arena in a big way.

02/12/2016 - 2:01pm

I previously wrote a column about the benefits opening physical stores can offer pure play online retailers. Inspired by the recent completion of the Hudson’s Bay-Gilt acquisition, this week I’d like to examine three instant advantages purchasing a pure play retailer can provide to brick-and-mortar chains.

02/12/2016 - 12:50pm

The term “impulse buy” has a negative connotation to many. Picking up that guilty pleasure snack in the checkout line at the supermarket, that gadget you don’t really need, or those shoes that are on sale all qualify.

02/12/2016 - 12:21pm

When it comes to systems infrastructure, retailers are moving in a particular direction.

02/11/2016 - 2:37pm

Following a disappointing 2015 holiday season, eBay is changing its mindset to become more competitive with e-commerce peers such as Amazon. According to Fortune, eBay CEO Devin Wenig recently outlined plans for eBay to approach the marketplace more like a retailer and less like a technology platform. [Fortune]

02/11/2016 - 2:26pm

Consumers know about Apple Pay, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they are conducting mobile payments with it.

02/10/2016 - 12:33pm

In a sign that omnichannel is becoming more important to Nike’s business, the vertical specialty athletic retailer has named Adam Sussman as its first chief digital officer.

02/10/2016 - 12:29pm

Seamlessly selling products through Walmart just got a little easier.

02/09/2016 - 1:20pm

Advanced omnichannel retailing is not just for big chains anymore.