Online Retailing

Online Retailing

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...
September 13, 2012
Despite evidence of slowing retail sales growth in China, high-end designers are still clamoring to enter the emerging market with the launch of a new luxury e-commerce website. About 80 brands have...
September 12, 2012
Alibaba Group, China's largest e-commerce company, said it will foster 1 million small online vendors with an average revenue of over CNY1 million (USD158,730) a year as the company moves to build a...
September 12, 2012
Whether you are looking to buy a power tool or neon jeans online, chances are you start your search on Google or Amazon.com. But which one? Behind the scenes, the two companies are waging a war to...
September 11, 2012
China's largest e-commerce firm, Alibaba Group, expects to sell merchandise this year worth more than that sold by Amazon Inc and eBay combined, Alibaba's chief strategy officer said on Saturday. The...
September 07, 2012
Hit by the deep discounts offered by e-commerce companies, Indian bookstore chains are increasingly betting on online technologies and reworking their merchandise mix to boost sales and profits. The...
September 03, 2012
A measure of online sales in Australia jumped in July to reach a new high, a contrast to anecdotes from brick and mortar retailers that suggested activity had slowed in July. National Australia Bank'...
September 01, 2012
Wal-Mart Stores Inc's US website got a boost in recent months from a new search engine developed by the world's largest retailer, a company executive said on Thursday. Wal-Mart hopes the new search...
August 31, 2012
Chinese social networking company Renren.com has published its unaudited financial report for the second quarter of 2012, reporting USD3.6 million net operating revenue from its group buying service...
August 29, 2012
In the latest 12th Five-Year Plan, China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said that it plans to grow online shopping to CNY18 trillion  (USD2.86 trillion) by 2015. The horizon...
Join 1970-01-01
Connections (0)
Pending Connections (0)
Inbox (0)

RIA Poll

Will online purchasing through Twitter work?
Yes
18%
No
30%
Bad idea
21%
Good idea
30%