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Friday, November 21, 2014 - 06:00
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The head of Future Group, one of India's largest and most established retailers, admits he can't keep up with web sites like Snapdeal and Flipkart when it comes to spending money to entice shoppers to buy online. Private investors have poured USD2.3 billion into India's e-commerce companies so far this year, according to consulting firm Technopak, giving them financial firepower to overwhelm shoppers with bargains and deals that brick-and-mortar retailers like Future Group, which runs a host of chains including Future Retail Ltd and Future Lifestyle Fashions, cannot match. In an attempt to...
2014-11-21 07:00
Retail sales in Singapore increased 5.5 percent in September 2014 compared to the same month a year ago. Data from Singapore Statistics showed that total retail sales value in September this year...
Online sales in China are expected to jump from CNY1.84 trillion (USD303.3 billion) to CNY4...
2014-11-21 06:00
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is tightening its new online price-matching policy, after people used listings it alleged were fake to buy PlayStation videogame consoles and other products at deeply reduced...
Expert Opinion: Why image recognition is a game changer in retail Joel Bar-El, CEO of Trax Image...
2014-11-21 06:30
Cosmetics giant Sephora will open its first Australian store on 5 December in Pitt Street Mall, and will increase pressure on nearby department stores. Located in the former Esprit site, it will...
It's going to be a French-inspired Christmas spirit at the Landmark in Hong Kong this season as the...
2014-11-21 06:00
MasterCard has outlined its vision for online payments beyond passwords that would benefit merchants and consumers alike. This new authentication standard, when adopted, will be the largest wholesale...
The first businesses in the world were small shops set up to sell local produce, and since then the...
2014-11-20 06:00
The Taiwan office of Alibaba, the world's largest business-to-business trading platform headquartered in mainland China, announced on Tuesday that its efforts in establishing an e-commerce...
Despite criticism of the coffee giant over tax and fairtrade coffee, Schultz has used his platform...

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