Amazon Warehouse Workers Voting On Unionization

Amazon warehouse workers are preparing to vote on whether to form the company’s first union.

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Consumer Groups Take Amazon to Task Over Prime Cancellation Process

Amazon is coming under fire from consumer groups for how it handles Prime cancellation.

Staples Wants to Buy Office Depot For $2.1 Billion

Staples is once again offering to buy Office Depot, this time for $2.1 billion.

Walmart Ecommerce Business Is Humming
Walmart, Target and Amazon Using AI to Dictate Return Policy

Some of the biggest retailers are using artificial intelligence (AI) to help dictate their return policies.

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Amazon Delivers 1.5 Billion Products During Holiday Season

Amazon has reported a record-breaking holiday season, shipping some 1.5 billion products.

National Retail Federation CEO Matthew Shay: This Is A Great Time For Innovation
National Retail Federation CEO: This Is A Great Time For Innovation

National Retail Federation CEO Matthew Shay says that the pandemic has made this a great time for innovation by retailers.

Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen: Customers That Engage Digitally Spend Twice As Much
Kroger CEO: Customers That Engage Digitally Spend Twice As Much

Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen says that customers who engage digitally come in more often and spend twice as much on average as non-digital customers.

Walmart Ecommerce Business Is Humming
Lookout Amazon: Walmart Using Stores to Speed Up Online Shipping

Walmart is taking aim at one of Amazon’s biggest benefits, fast shipping, by using its stores to speed up delivery.

Shopify COO Harley Finkelstein
Shopify Evolving Into World’s First Retail Operating System

Harley Finkelstein, COO of Shopify, discusses how COVID has dramatically sped up the timeline for commerce moving online and has also moved Shopify closer to its goal of becoming the world’s first retail operating system.

Luxury Online Retailer Farfetch Focusing on Technology to Improve the Consumer Experience

Luxury online retailer Farfetch, where prices start at around a thousand dollars, had a breakout IPO on Thursday raising $885 million while setting a valuation of $6.2 billion on the company.