Online Retailing

Online Retailing

September 24, 2012
As Neiman Marcus Group prepares to start selling its wares in China, the US luxury retailer is not opening stores. It is setting up shop on the web. Neiman Marcus, Macy's and Milly, the women's...
September 24, 2012
Online daily deals pioneer Groupon on Wednesday expanded into the payments arena, weighing in against the likes of PayPal and Square.
September 24, 2012
Facebook said on Thursday that it would begin charging marketers for posting consumer offers, which are coupon-like ads. Previously, businesses hadn't been charged for posting offers to users...
September 24, 2012
Online shopping mall operator Rakuten Inc. said it has set up a joint venture with broadband provider eAccess Ltd. to start a mobile data communications service next month. Rakuten hopes the new...
September 21, 2012
UK online fashion retailer ASOS said the firm was benefiting from its internet-based model and its expansion into global markets after the company reported a nearly one-third jump in sales. The...
September 20, 2012
Amazon.com Inc is closing its fashion website endless.com as the world's largest Internet retailer focuses on a new, upgraded apparel and accessories section of its main website. On 27 September,...
September 19, 2012
The power of social connections has invaded the retail space. A mobile app and website that connects customers with stores and brands or even venues is starting to get big. As multi-channels...
September 17, 2012
Australian department store owner Myer will close some stores in coming years as more of its customers buy products online. Bernie Brookes, Myer CEO, says less than 1 percent of his company's sales...
September 15, 2012
US-based online business finder Yelp Inc. is expanding into Asia and has officially launched its first website in Singapore. Company executives said Singapore is a vibrant and well-connected melting...
September 15, 2012
Singapore Telecommunications Ltd. (SingTel) has set its sights on developing mobile payment and marketing services and become Asia-Pacific's leading mobile commerce (mCommerce) hub in five years. By...
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