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.

Amazon Delivers 1.5 Billion Products During Holiday Season

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

Google Brings Free Retail Listings to Google Search

Google has announced that it is bringing free retail listings to the main Google Search results page.

Amazon Announces ‘Holiday Dash’ Prime Day Every Day

Amazon wants to emulate the success of Prime Day every day with ‘Holiday Dash,’ a new section on Amazon with daily deals that “equal Black Friday.”

Walmart Introduces Express Delivery In Nearly 1,000 Stores

Walmart has announced it is rolling out its Express Delivery service in nearly 1,000 stores.

Walmart Announces Alphabot—Autonomous Carts That Speed Up Online Orders

Walmart has just announced the first of its kind technology aimed at speeding up online grocery orders. The Alphabot system was created specifically for Walmart by Alert Innovation and is set to help Walmart launch its first pilot program in…

Wow, A Lot of Products Have Amazon Dash Buttons Now (Here’s the Full List)

Amazon announced on Thursday that it has tripled its lineup of Dash Button brands, which are available to Prime members. There are now over 100 different ones. Among the new ones are Red Bull, Engergizer, Illy Coffee, and Clorox just…

Groupon’s Snap Changes Direction

Back in 2014, Groupon launched an app called Snap, giving users cash back on certain products they buy at grocery stores. The concept was that you would go grocery shopping, then find participating items in the app, scan your receipts,…

Facebook Shares New Research On Shopping Habits

Facebook Insights (FBIQ) is sharing new research on what drives shoppers to use their mobile devices and the barriers they face. It found that 56% of omni-channel shoppers said that they made a purchase on a mobile device because they…

Google Shares ‘Surprising’ Black Friday Findings

Google is sharing some research it conducted about foot traffic patterns in stores across the United States during Black Friday last year. The company says it uncovered some “surprising” findings that should help businesses better connect with shoppers in and…