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E-Commerce Sales

Signs point to record e-commerce gains in Q2

How sports e-retailer Ambush Boards zeroed out chargebacks

Amazon Prime Day: All about the fast-growing e-commerce sales day


Top 500 U.S. E-Retailers

L’Oreal will spend $1.2 billion to buy IT Cosmetics

eBay has more brand power than Amazon

Repeat shoppers drive record sales on Prime Day


Second 500 U.S. E-Retailers

Batteries Plus Bulbs changes owners

Why Prime Day will be a break-even proposition for one Amazon seller

Thrive Market raises $111 million amid rapid growth


Web-Only Merchants

Amazon Prime Day will be July 12

How Chubbies uses social media to build its brand

Wal-Mart’s CEO calls e-commerce growth too slow


Retail Chains

Bed Bath & Beyond web sales climb more than 20% in Q1

Supermarkets pick up the pace with curbside pickup

How digital drives Toys ‘R’ Us store hiring in Canada


Consumer-Brand Manufacturers

P&G tests if shoppers will embrace a Dollar Shave Club approach to buying Tide detergent

Ron Johnson’s Enjoy.com expands into Los Angeles

Why women’s apparel brand TahariASL waited to wade into e-commerce



HSN’s mobile sales rise 37% in the third quarter

1-800-Flowers’ web sales climb 3.8% in Q1

QVC is now trading on Nasdaq as a stand-alone company


Top 500 European E-Retailers

German e-retailer Zalando is on target to boost sales more than 20% this year

Russian e-retailer Lamoda rings up sales with a personal approach

Sales at UK’s Marks & Spencer drop the most in 8 years


Top 500 Chinese E-Retailers

China’s Alibaba recruits apparel sellers in South Korea

Chinese web retailer JD.com books 15 million orders in a one-day sale

Wal-Mart strikes a new alliance in China with 5% stake in JD.com


Top 500 Asian E-Retailers

India’s Flipkart prepares for e-commerce battle with Amazon

Amazon targets India growth with a $3 billion investment

Chinese retailer JD.com creates a showcase for imported home furnishings


Top 500 Latin American E-Retailers

E-commerce growth slows in Latin America

Latin American e-marketplace MercadoLibre makes another acquisition

Global e-retailer Cnova’s sales grow 2.5% in Q3


E-Commerce Leaders

Signs point to record e-commerce gains in Q2

46 million Americans bought something on Amazon during Prime Day

Nike.com sales shoot up 51% in fiscal 2016


Top 400 Europe

Computer products retailer Geeks.com yanks the cord on e-commerce sales

Revenue climbs 20% in the first half of the year at e-commerce operator Yoox Group

The European e-commerce sun also rises for U.S. web merchants



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