August 25, 2015

Not only is Amazon.com launching its one-hour Prime Now delivery service in its hometown of Seattle, but it's also adding a whole new category of deliverable products.

August 25, 2015

Amazon.com is reportedly planning to offer customers a new option for directly picking up orders.

August 21, 2015

Texas is known for its wide open spaces, and Amazon.com Inc. is slowly filling them in with distribution centers.

August 18, 2015

Amazon.com provides a customer value proposition of convenience and the lowest prices.

August 17, 2015

Amazon.com has no shortage of innovative ideas on connecting customers to the products they buy, and reportedly is considering yet another new delivery method.

August 17, 2015

Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon.com, is reportedly blasting an article in the New York Times that accuses the retailer of having a ruthless and even abusive workplace culture.

August 7, 2015

Online discount retailer Overstock.com saw its second-quarter profit diminished by expenses including technology spending, but still remains bullish on the upcoming release of its “cryptobond” financial encryption service.

August 6, 2015

The founder of the now defunct same-day delivery service Webvan is back — this time with a robot-powered would-be competitor to Amazon Prime, reports ReCode.

July 28, 2015

Amazon.com continues its evolution into a full-service technology platform with three services essentially designed to help retailers do everything.

July 24, 2015

Everyone from mass merchandisers to dollar stores has been getting into the grocery business in recent years, and the vertical may soon have a new and very large participant.

July 23, 2015

Sales growth outpaced that of expenses during second quarter 2015, leading to a rare report of positive net income at Amazon.com Inc.

July 23, 2015

The sales success of the July 15 Amazon Prime Day sales event did not happen by itself.

July 22, 2015

Amazon.com is taking the title of the classic Bob Dylan album “Bringing It All Back Home” to heart.

July 22, 2015

Mandy Ginsberg, CEO of test preparation company The Princeton Review and online tutoring company Tutor.com, has been elected to The J.C. Penney Co. Inc. board of directors.

July 21, 2015

A new rival to Amazon.com has officially taken flight. Jet.com, a membership-based e-commerce platform that promises to beat Amazon Prime prices using “profit-free pricing,” launched as of July 21.

July 20, 2015

The countdown is on for the latest competitor to Amazon.com to take off.

July 20, 2015

Let’s review three initial lessons the retail industry can learn from what some observers called the “summer Black Friday.”

July 17, 2015

According to CNBC, Piper Jaffray Internet analyst Gene Munster says Amazon s considering a purchase of Jet.com, a subscription-based e-commerce site that is currently in beta and set to officially launch next week.

July 16, 2015

While Amazon.com may be happy about its exact sales performance during its July 15 Amazon Prime Day sales event, social media response probably did not meet Amazon’s expectations.

July 16, 2015

While the social buzz regarding Amazon’s “Prime Day” on Wednesday, July 15, was not so prime, it appears the event was a big success sales-wise (so good it’s coming back).

July 15, 2015

So, how did Amazon make out with its 20th anniversary super-sale event on Wednesday?

July 14, 2015

Amazon has released an early preview of some of the deals that will be offered on July 15, as part of its first-ever Prime Day anniversary extravaganza.

July 10, 2015

Overstock.com is expanding the availability of fresh fruits and vegetables for its customers.

July 8, 2015

Say hello to Snagshout, a new website that offers shoppers a discount in exchange for a review.