Pinterest rises up the social media chain, gaining a strong following of females and fashionistas and creating a commercially viable channel for retailers.
Young e-commerce businesses in Australia are spending big on time and resources to protect their businesses and customers from elaborate frauds.
Along with the grounding of Air Australia went a couple of thousand travel vouchers purchased through daily deals site, Scoopon. What the company did next will come as a surprise to the many who still aren’t sure about the validity of selling heavily discounted travel on such sites.
Alex Cochran, founder of pureplay retail store Sheds4Less, is a retail veteran with a message that won’t make multichannel aspirants very happy: now is the time to choose your channel.
With its e-commerce sales up 40% in 2011, Macy’s Inc. is predicting a massive year ahead for its online channels. And with the company’s penchant for introducing innovative features and services online, there’s little doubt that the retailer will hit its mark.
The elusive Generation Y consumer can be a difficult beast to convert, however IBM and American Express have released some business insights that reveal their shopping habits.
As more retailers back away from failing Facebook stores, SeeWhy’s Charles Nicholls examines the flaws in the F-commerce model.
How effectively does your business utilise Facebook? Would you know how to measure the success of a Facebook page? A study investigating how local brands perform on Facebook aims to help brands better understand how to use the social media platform as an effective engagement tool – and to know when it’s working.
Roy Rubin, Co-Founder of Magento, recently took the time to answer all our questions about the open source e-commerce platform and its incorporation into eBay’s new X.commerce suite.
If you thought the US retail industry was leaps and bounds ahead of the local market when it comes to utilising mobile and tablet commerce, think again. A recent study by Zmags has revealed some surprising insights about the readiness of US retailers in this increasingly mobile space.