The Last 14 Days in eCommerce News

PayPal US Consumer Account Changes Will Require Separate PayPal Cash Balance Account

PayPal is updating the PayPal Account User Agreement and the Electronic Communications Delivery Policy to comply with new regulations issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. These changes will go into effect...

Adobe Unveils New Tools To Accelerate Digital Experience Delivery

Adobe recently surveyed U.S consumers, revealing that 51 percent are more likely to make a purchase and 49 percent are more likely to become loyal to the brand if content is personalized. Brands...
Walmart

Walmart Releases 2018 Q4 Earnings – eCommerce Sales Up 40 Percent

Walmart released its Q4 earnings this morning and here are some of the highlights. We will have a more comprehensive story later today with focus on Walmart's eCommerce operations. Fourth-Quarter Highlights Total revenue...

FedEx Launches Seventh Annual Small Business Grant Contest With Prize Pool Of $220,500

FedEx today announced the launch of its seventh annual Small Business Grant Contest. This year, the contest offers grants and services to ten U.S.- based small businesses, distributing a collective prize pool...

5 Delivery Trends to Rule 2019

Delivery is a continually evolving and improving aspect within the retail industry. 2018 saw the management of delivery processes taken on a form of their thanks to automation, personalization, and digitization. The...

DHL Freight In Europe Launches Quotation Tool For Road Freight

DHL Freight, one of the leading providers of road freight services in Europe, announced the launch of a new Freight Quotation Tool. This online service allows prospects and customers to receive price...
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Grokstyle Acquisition Can Realize Facebook’s AI Ambitions

Facebook is excited about their latest acquisition, the artificial intelligence startup Grokstyle, saying its technology can boost their AI capabilities. The social media giant didn’t exactly say how it intends to use...

eBay Streamlines Geographic Regions Under One Global Leadership Team

eBay is bringing the company’s geographic regions together under one global leadership team that will be led by Jay Lee, Senior Vice President, General Manager, Markets. The markets included in the new...
Amazon HQ2

Amazon Pulls Plug on HQ2 in New York

Amazon has today announced that they will no longer be pursuing their vision of HQ2 in New York.  We broke the news months ago when the decision was first announced but...

Walgreens Will Accept Alipay At About 7,000 Stores In The US

Chinese consumers visiting the US can now use Alipay at Walgreens, one of the largest drugstore chains in the country. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, Alipay users can shop at 3,000...