eRetail News

eRetailing has been one of the major growth industries on the internet. That trend is set to continue so it is more important than ever to stay up-to-date with developments. You can do that with the daily eRetail news email from Wiser. eRetailing is a growing phenomenon both for bricks-and-mortar businesses - those that have physical shops, as well as an online element, to their business - and for businesses that trade exclusively online. It is a subsection of e-commerce, albeit a large subsection, and covers selling things on the internet. This can be products or services, business to business or business to consumer. It is also referred to as e-tailing or electronic retailing. Future developments in the sector are likely to include further growth in the use of mobile devices, improved delivery services for customers, and targeted personal marketing through technologies like context-aware devices. To get the latest eRetail news sign up for the tailored Wiser digest. It includes information on strategies, marketing and sector trends, as well as information on leading companies and emerging brands. It is all collated from the best sources on the internet and delivered straight to your inbox.

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Brantano pulls the plug on online trading
FashionUnited • Vivian Hendriksz
Target unveils new concept store
The Drinks Business • Arabella Mileham
Wake Up Wall Street: This Is What You Need To Know Before The Bell
TheStreet • Edward Hardy
Retail sales have expanded at steady pace over past 12 months
Business Matters • Business Matters
Emaar Malls offers $800 mn for Souq.com
Business Standard • Ap, Pti
Dubai's Emaar Malls rivals Amazon with $800m Souq.com bid
Daily Mail • Afp
$30bn of India’s fashion market to be digitally influenced by 2020, says BCG-Facebook report
The Drum • Benjamin Cher
4 Weird and Wacky Amazon Concept Stores That May Be Coming to Your Neighborhood Soon
Inc. • Minda Zetlin
Russia: eecommerce hits EUR 14.85 bln 2016, set to reach EUR 16 bln 2017
The Paypers
Making Commerce Actually Contextual
PYMNTS.com • Pymnts
 
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Brantano pulls the plug on online trading
FashionUnitedVivian Hendriksz
UPDATE London - Brantano has ceased trading online as of March 27, less than a week after the value footwear retailer was placed into administration. The move sees the retailer's administrators, PricewaterhouseCoopers, pulling Brantano's e-commerce platform offline and replacing its former transactional...
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eRetail
Target unveils new concept store
The Drinks BusinessArabella Mileham
US-based discount retailer Target is set to launch a new concept store outside Houston in Texas, in a bid to offer an “elevated experience” to consumers and keep bricks-and-mortar shopping “relevant” as online retailing grows. The new suburban Target, which will open...
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Advertising Industry, Amazon.com Inc
Wake Up Wall Street: This Is What You Need To Know Before The Bell
TheStreetEdward Hardy
This Is What You Need To Know Before The Bell: 1. U.S. stock futures were pointing to sharp drops for Wall Street when markets open Monday following the Trump administration's failure last week to push through a health care bill. European and...
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eRetail
Retail sales have expanded at steady pace over past 12 months
Business MattersBusiness Matters
Sales for the time of year were considered to be slightly below seasonal norms. Orders placed on suppliers fell again over the year, but are set to rise somewhat next month. The moderate increase in headline retail sales volumes was driven by...
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Amazon.com Inc, eRetail
Emaar Malls offers $800 mn for Souq.com
Business StandardAp, Pti
A subsidiary of the state-backed developer Emaar says it made an $800-million offer to purchase the online retailer Souq.com amid rumors of a possible acquisition of the website by Amazon. A filing today by Emaar Malls PJSC on the Dubai Financial Market...
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Oil & Gas, eRetail
Dubai's Emaar Malls rivals Amazon with $800m Souq.com bid
Daily MailAfp
Dubai's Emaar Malls has offered $800 million to buy Souq.com, the Middle East's largest online retailer, it said Monday, challenging a reported offer by global giant Amazon. "Emaar Malls has submitted a bid of $800 million (736 million euros) for Souq.com in...
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Digital Media, Mobile
$30bn of India’s fashion market to be digitally influenced by 2020, says BCG-Facebook report
The DrumBenjamin Cher
India, home to a fast growing e-commerce market, is set to see $30bn of the fashion market digitally influenced by 2020, according to a Boston Consulting Group and Facebook report, Fashion Forward 2020. Today $7bn to $9bn of the $70bn Indian fashion...
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Amazon.com Inc, eRetail
4 Weird and Wacky Amazon Concept Stores That May Be Coming to Your Neighborhood Soon
Inc.Minda Zetlin
This image is hidden. Clickto adjust visibility. AddImage Amazon, the company that has conquered virtual shopping is now trying to do the same in the bricks-and-mortar world. Its Amazon Books stores are already open in Seattle, San Diego, Portland, Chicago, and Dedham,...
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Russia, eRetail
Russia: eecommerce hits EUR 14.85 bln 2016, set to reach EUR 16 bln 2017
The Paypers
The ecommerce in Russia was worth EUR 14.85 billion in 2016, an increase of 20% when compared to 2015, and is expected to reach EUR 16.14 billion at the end of 2017. These findings come from a study conducted by the Association...
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Digital Media, Entrepreneurship
Making Commerce Actually Contextual
PYMNTS.comPymnts
While the idea of contextual commerce is nearly universally beloved, actually delivering on it is a pretty significant challenge. As it turns out, finding the right context — a moment on a customer’s journey where they are perfectly primed to buy a...
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