September 22, 2015

Designer fashions retailer Rent the Runway has carved a lucrative niche for itself by giving consumers an easy, no-hassle way to rent fancy designer dresses for special occasions—both online and, more recently, in its brick-and-mortar stores.

September 18, 2015

Shortly after expanding its e-commerce partnership with Facebook, the cloud-based multichannel Shopify platform is teaming up with another online giant. 

September 16, 2015

The 175,000-plus retailers who sell through the cloud-based multichannel Shopify platform will soon have a new sales channel more easily available.

September 15, 2015

Visual marketing platform provider Olapic, which turns consumer-generated photos and videos into brand assets for use in marketing, is teaming up with a major social network.

September 14, 2015

This year’s annual fall Apple event did not offer retailers anything quite as dramatic as last year’s introduction of Apple Pay and Apple Watch.

September 11, 2015

GameStop, which has long been known as an innovative company, has become one of the first major retailers to accept Google's new mobile payment system.

September 4, 2015

As eBay celebrates its 20th anniversary, a new competitor in the online trading market is emerging.

August 24, 2015

Consumers who want to open ads on one of the Web’s most important retailers soon won’t have to worry about seeing messages informing them they need to install or update Adobe Flash.

August 10, 2015

Target Corp. is going interactive on the pages of Vogue’s September issue.

August 7, 2015

Sephora is enhancing its omnichannel appeal by taking a page out of Birchbox’s playbook.

August 6, 2015

A fast-growing start-up wants to help retailers and other brands market their goods on Instagram.

August 3, 2015

When consumer demand for the latest trends surges, fashion retailers must move quickly to engage with shoppers and ensure they have the right product mix on the shelves.

July 30, 2015

Facebook is preparing a move from Instagram advertising to actual Instagram commerce.

July 28, 2015

A mannequin storm has been playing out on Facebook.

July 22, 2015

Digital marketers are mobilizing their efforts.

July 21, 2015

Dunkin' Donuts is partnering with Spotify to celebrate summer musically.

July 17, 2015

According to BuzzFeed, Facebook has begun piloting online storefronts located within the pages of a number of retailers.

July 13, 2015

Oracle is enabling retailers to fulfill orders in the cloud with two new product releases on the Oracle Supply Chain Management Cloud platform.

July 13, 2015

Retailers wondering which smartphone operating systems they should support with their mobile and omnichannel programs can reach more than half of all users with a single OS.

July 13, 2015

When building and deploying mobile apps, retail and distribution firms have employed a variety of approaches, including custom app builds, cloud-based DIY app builder tools, and in some cases, building their own enterprise app stores.

July 7, 2015

Construction has just started on Facebook’s new data center, but the massive facility already has its own Facebook page.

July 7, 2015

Even smaller retailer still have to handle big issues relating to effectively managing workforce management processes.

June 29, 2015

Oracle is enhancing its efforts to attract customers in the e-commerce sector.

June 23, 2015 is releasing its Echo voice-activated artificial intelligence device for general availability in July, and taking consumer orders now.