Walmart Giving 740,000 Associates Samsung Smartphones

Walmart is going the distance to ensure its employees can access its new app, giving 740,000 of them a Samsung smartphone.

Target CEO Says Digital Performance Up 50%

“Our digital performance was up 50 percent,” says Target CEO Brian Cornell. “As we gain greater clarity around the consumer, the economy, the state of the vaccine, we feel that the consumer continues to respond to our in-store experience and…

Amazon Destroyed Millions of Counterfeit Products in 2020

Amazon has detailed its efforts to fight counterfeit products, including the destruction of more than 2 million counterfeits.

Amazon Is the Number One US Apparel Retailer, Passing Walmart

What was years in the making has finally happened, with Amazon passing Walmart to become the largest apparel retailer in the US.

Best Buy Debuts $200 Yearly Membership Program

Best Buy has announced a yearly membership program, for $199.99, that provides special pricing, free installation and unlimited tech support.

Shopify: We Are Arming The Rebels

Shopify President Harley Finkelstein says the rebels―the entrepreneurs and the small business owners―are the heroes of the Shopify story… and the rebels are winning.

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

Ever Given Freed, Suez Canal Reopened

Salvage crews have freed the container ship Ever Given from the shore, reopening the Suez Canal after it was blocked for nearly a week.

Microsoft Announces Microsoft Cloud for Retail

Microsoft has announced a new vertical cloud, Microsoft Cloud for Retail, aiming to be an end-to-end retail solution.

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.