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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UK retail sales slide; oil and nickel prices surge - business live
The Guardian • Graeme Wearden
Liquidation firms win bid for The Bon-Ton Stores
Chicago Tribune • Associated Press
Drug suppliers' shares rise as looming Amazon threat appears to ease
yahoo.com • Manas Mishra
Supreme Court case could make sales tax-free e-commerce sites tougher to find
Chicago Tribune • Lauren Zumbach
Amazon and Walmart take their fight to India
CNN • Rishi Iyengar
Interview with Nicolas Stehle, Scalefast, on ecommerce solutions, global expansion, and customer retention
The Paypers
Airtasker teams up with Coles and Ikea so you can 'hire' someone to do the groceries
Daily Mail • Claudia Poposki, Daily Mail Australia
Why A Japanese E-commerce Giant Made Its Employees Learn English
Valuewalk.com • Knowledge Wharton
Amazon ramps up Bay Area retail footprint with plans to open new Berkeley bookstore
The Business Journals • Katie Burke
Fast Retailing lifts profit forecasts
Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion - Business • Sam Nussey
 
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eRetail, Oil & Gas
UK retail sales slide; oil and nickel prices surge - business live
The GuardianGraeme Wearden
All the day’s economic and financial news, as Brent crude hits its highest level since November 2014 Latest: UK retail sales volumes fell 1.2% last month, worse than expectedWorst quarter for retail sales in a yearOil is on a tear Traders cite...
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Education, eRetail
Liquidation firms win bid for The Bon-Ton Stores
Chicago TribuneAssociated Press
(Charles Krupa / AP) The end is near for department store operator The Bon-Ton Stores. Two liquidation firms are the victors of an auction for the bankrupt company's assets, after the retailer failed to find a bidder willing to continue operating the...
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Amazon.com Inc, Education
Drug suppliers' shares rise as looming Amazon threat appears to ease
yahoo.comManas Mishra
More (Reuters) - Shares of U.S. drug suppliers rose on Monday after a report that Amazon.com Inc had dropped plans to sell drugs to hospitals, in a boost to a pharmaceutical supply chain rattled by the looming threat of competition from the...
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Education, eRetail
Supreme Court case could make sales tax-free e-commerce sites tougher to find
Chicago TribuneLauren Zumbach
Alpine Camera owner Chuck Miller discusses the lack of in-store shoppers due to tax-free online shopping April 12, 2018. (Antonio Perez / ) In Illinois, shopping on Amazon used to feel like it came with a discount: no sales tax charged at...
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Amazon.com Inc, eRetail
Amazon and Walmart take their fight to India
CNNRishi Iyengar
Amazon and Walmart's latest battle could be a tug-of-war over India's biggest online retailer. The US companies are angling to buy a substantial stake in Flipkart, India's most valuable startup, according to media reports. Both firms reportedly value Flipkart at $20 billion,...
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Amazon.com Inc, eRetail
Interview with Nicolas Stehle, Scalefast, on ecommerce solutions, global expansion, and customer retention
The Paypers
interviewed Nicolas Stehle to find out more about Scalefast and their ecommerce platform created to mitigate the hassles of expanding globally Could you share a brief history of Scalefast and the idea behind its creation? In 2014, we noticed a critical gap...
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eRetail, News Corp.
Airtasker teams up with Coles and Ikea so you can 'hire' someone to do the groceries
Daily MailClaudia Poposki, Daily Mail Australia
IKEA and Coles Supermarkets are teaming up with Airtasker to help you do your shopping. Airtasker is a service that allows Australians to hire someone to complete a task for them. The retail giants previously only had a New South Wales trial,...
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eRetail, Human Resources
Why A Japanese E-commerce Giant Made Its Employees Learn English
Valuewalk.comKnowledge Wharton
Rakuten required its global workforce to be proficient in English or be demoted. Harvard’s Tsedal Neeley examines this strategy in her book. Effective communication is a critical part of a good corporate culture. But for organizations that crisscross the globe, clear communication...
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Amazon.com Inc, Economic Policy
Amazon ramps up Bay Area retail footprint with plans to open new Berkeley bookstore
The Business JournalsKatie Burke
Amazon's brick-and-mortar retail presence continues to grow in the Bay Area with plans to open its third bookstore. The ecommerce giant (NASDAQ: AMZN) will be the new storefront on Berkeley's Fourth Street, taking up an 11,175-square-foot portion of the former Crate &...
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eRetail, Thomson Reuters Corp
Fast Retailing lifts profit forecasts
Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion - BusinessSam Nussey
Japan’s Fast Retailing Co Ltd on Thursday raised its full-year profit forecast by 13 percent on the back of robust growth across Asia, as the owner of clothing chain Uniqlo continues to chase the top spot in global apparel sales. Asia has...
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