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Walmart Sets Up Shop in the Metaverse

Walmart is joining the metaverse, setting up a virtual store and play area on Roblox’s platform.

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We Finally Know When Amazon’s Second Prime Day Event Is

Details have emerged about Amazon’s rumored secondary Prime Day event, called Prime Early Access Sale.

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Amazon Sends Out Invites to Its Annual Launch Event on September 28

Amazon’s annual product launch event is scheduled for September 28, with the company sending invitations to journalists.

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Walmart’s ‘Be Your Own Model’ Expands Virtual Fitting

Walmart is expanding its virtual fitting service, letting users upload their own photo in addition to using existing models.

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California Sues Amazon Over Blocking Competitive Pricing

Amazon is legal hot water again, with the state of California suing the e-commerce giant for blocking competitive pricing.

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Google Brings ‘Retail Search’ to Cloud Customers

Google is expanding its cloud services, bringing Retail Search to its clients in an effort to help them provide the best experience to their own customers.

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Walmart’s Inventory Woes Are the Latest Economic Warning Sign

Walmart has an inventory problem as a result of an impending economic downturn and its impact on consumer spending.

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Amazon Raising Fees for Third-Party Sellers During the Holidays

Amazon is raising third-party seller fees during the holidays, the first time the e-commerce giant has ever done so.

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Walmart and Paramount Reach Agreement for Streaming Bundle

Walmart has reached an agreement to bundle Paramount+ as part of its Walmart+ membership that aims to compete with Amazon Prime.

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Amazon Partners With Retail Chains to Offer Same-Day Delivery

Amazon has announced partnerships with local retail chains to help them provide same-day delivery to their customers.

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College Station, Texas, Residents to Receive Amazon Drone Deliveries

College Station, Texas, is the second market slated to receive Amazon drone deliveries as the company looks to expand its program.

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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.

Retailers Should Focus On The Last Mile, Says Justuno CEO
Retailers Should Focus On The Last Mile, Says Justuno CEO

Brand growth expert Austin Brawner of Ecommerce Influence interviewed Justuno CEO Erik Christiansen about conversion optimization

Walmart is the Roman Empire of Retail

Walmart is the Roman Empire of retail, says Burt Flickinger, Managing Director of SRG Insights. Walmart announced an impressive earnings and revenue beat that told the story investors want to hear. Walmart is winning the retail wars, especially against arch-rival Amazon.

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.

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One Is Good, Two Is Better: Amazon May Debut Second Prime Day

Amazon is reportedly planning for a second Prime Day, potentially slated for the fourth quarter of 2022.

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Amazon’s Global Corporate Affairs Group Prepares to Flatten Hiring

In yet another indication of an economic downturn, Amazon is reportedly preparing to flatten hiring and budget growth for its Global Corporate Affairs (GCA) group in 2023.

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Amazon Working On Its Largest-Ever Warehouse in California

California is about to be home to Amazon’s largest warehouse yet, one coming in at nearly 4.1 million square feet.

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Amazon Cries Foul Over US Antitrust Bill

Amazon is fighting back against a bill making its way through Congress, one that would prevent tech companies from favoring their own products and services.

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Six States and 4 Million Households: Walmart’s Drone Services Undergoes Massive Expansion

Walmart has announced it is expanding its drone delivering program, reaching 4 million households in six states.