Amazon plans to open between 300 and 400 bricks-and-mortar bookstores, according to comments made by a US shopping mall CEO.
Amazon is preparing to launch UK subsidiary The Book Depository in Australia, according to Booktopia CEO Tony Nash.
JD.com has begun drone delivery tests to Chinese villages in an effort to tap into China’s massive rural population.
Etsy has opened a store in Macy’s New York flagship as part of its moves to partner with major retailers and develop seller exposure. However, not all sellers are happy with the move.
A patent filing has revealed more details about Google’s drone program, including a ground-based receptacle designed to receive and store drone deliveries.
In the wake of a bumper year, Canadian footwear retailer Shoes.com is looking raise funds in order to pursue acquisitions ahead of a potential IPO.
AHAlife launches gifting app to international markets to allow consumers to send gifts by SMS from both iOS and Android devices
BaubleBar has received a $20 million funding bump from a range of new and existing investors, as the fast-fashion jeweller retailer looks to scale.
Another flash sale site, One Kings Lane, is looking to sell for less than a quarter of its peak valuation, as the flash sale era goes gentle into that good night.