Ecommerce

Aside From Amazon and Wal-Mart, Who Else Is Winning E-Commerce? – Motley Fool

Thursday, April 27, 2017

When you think of website retail, the first name that probably comes to mind is Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) — and with good reason. According to Deloitte’s 2017 Global Powers of Retailing Report, the e-commerce giant is the largest e-retailer in the world. Another company that likely comes to mind is discount leader Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT), which takes the spot as top retailer and sits 4th in e-commerce as it battles to…

After payments and e-commerce, Paytm bets on gold – VCCircle

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Seeking to go beyond its traditional wallet offering, Alibaba-backed digital wallet firm Paytm has forayed into wealth management with Digital Gold, which allows users to buy, store, and sell gold on their smartphones. The Noida-based company, run by One97 Communications Ltd, has collaborated with precious metals processing facility MMTC-PAMP India, a joint venture between bullion refinery PAMP SA Switzerland and public sector metals firm MMTC Ltd, to launch Digital Gold….

Earnings: E-Commerce Behemoth Amazon Gears Up To Report Q1 Results – Seeking Alpha

Thursday, April 27, 2017

The NASDAQ (COMP) broke through the 6,000 mark on Tuesday right before one of the most important days in tech earnings. What’s so important about today? The combined market cap of the four mega cap companies reporting today is about $1.75 trillion. Three of the companies are Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL), and Intel (NASDAQ:INTC). The fourth company releasing first-quarter results after the bell is e-commerce giant Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN). Since…

India’s E-Commerce Market Is On The Rise – Seeking Alpha

Thursday, April 27, 2017

E-commerce has been one of the fastest growing industries over the past decade. India is an unconquered fertile plain for potential e-commerce growth. Big names like Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) have gobbled up market share in India squeezing the local companies and forcing them on the defensive. Amazon has taken control over almost all of America’s market share and much of Europe’s. For a more in depth look into…

Booming Malaysian E-Commerce Industry to Benefit from New DHL Delivery Services – Yahoo Finance

Thursday, April 27, 2017

DHL eCommerce launches domestic delivery service with nationwide coverage in Malaysia Local online retailers will also benefit from DHL’s range of cross-border shipping and fulfillment network KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — DHL eCommerce, a division of the world’s leading logistics company, Deutsche Post DHL Group, has launched its domestic delivery operations in Malaysia with a range of customer-centric services catered to Malaysia’s growing e-commerce market. Malaysian online…

PepsiCo says it is ‘smartly’ prioritising healthier products and ecommerce – Marketing Week

Thursday, April 27, 2017

PepsiCo is increasing its focus on ecommerce and sustainability, as the company’s CEO says it “isn’t just necessary, but smart business”. The company revealed its Q1 results today (26 April), which show that total sales were up 1.6% in the first quarter of this year, while organic revenues grew 2.1% for the same time period. Speaking on an investor call, the company’s CEO Indra Nooyi says its “strong performance” has…

Market Performance Group, IdeoClick team on e-commerce solutions – Drug Store News

Thursday, April 27, 2017

PRINCETON, N.J. and SEATTLE, Wash. — Consulting and sales services firm Market Performance Group recently announced a partnership with e-commerce management solutions company IdeoClick that will allow MPG to add e-commerce capabilities to its suite of offerings. “We are working with our clients to rethink their business models, organizational structures and capabilities, and approaches to category management, marketing, and supply chain,” MPG founder and managing partner Marc Greenberger…

Alibaba’s Ma champions UN e-commerce drive for development – WHTC

Thursday, April 27, 2017

By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) – Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma said on Tuesday the Internet should be a utility available to the whole world, putting his weight behind a U.N. call for e-commerce to boost developing economies and help fight poverty. Ma, who advises the United Nations trade and development agency UNCTAD on small business and young entrepreneurs, was the star attraction at a conference on e-commerce for development….

Alapatt launches e-commerce portal – Hindu Business Line

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Launches online shopping portal offering free home delivery in six districts of Kerala The Kochi-based Alapatt Super Shoppe, a leading household and electrical appliances retailers, has ventured into e-commerce by launching a fully-secured online shopping portal, www.alapattsupershoppe.com. Initially, the e-commerce services will be available in Kerala with free home delivery available in six districts including Ernakulam, Kottayam, Alappuzha, Thrissur, Palakkad and Malappuram for large appliances. Soon, the company will be…

HOLE-N-1 – Is e-commerce good for Colorado? – The Villager

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Colorado’s retail economy is undergoing a monumental shift in the method by which people purchase consumer products. In the early 1960s, with improvements to highway access, the American suburbs grew at an explosive rate. With that unprecedented growth, the concept of a new strategy in mass marketing emerged to meet the growing consumer market in the suburban areas. That new method of meeting economic demands was the creation of the…

PepsiCo says it is ‘smartly’ prioritising healthier products and ecommerce – Marketing Week

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

PepsiCo is increasing its focus on ecommerce and sustainability, as the company’s CEO says it “isn’t just necessary, but smart business”. The company revealed its Q1 results today (26 April), which show that total sales were up 1.6% in the first quarter of this year, while organic revenues grew 2.1% for the same time period. Speaking on an investor call, the company’s CEO Indra Nooyi says its “strong performance” has…

Alibaba’s Ma champions UN e-commerce drive for development – WHTC

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) – Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma said on Tuesday the Internet should be a utility available to the whole world, putting his weight behind a U.N. call for e-commerce to boost developing economies and help fight poverty. Ma, who advises the United Nations trade and development agency UNCTAD on small business and young entrepreneurs, was the star attraction at a conference on e-commerce for development….

Alapatt Super Shoppe ventures into e-commerce space | Business … – Hindu Business Line

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Launches online shopping portal offering free home delivery in six districts of Kerala The Kochi-based Alapatt Super Shoppe, a leading household and electrical appliances retailers, has ventured into e-commerce by launching a fully-secured online shopping portal, www.alapattsupershoppe.com. Initially, the e-commerce services will be available in Kerala with free home delivery available in six districts including Ernakulam, Kottayam, Alappuzha, Thrissur, Palakkad and Malappuram for large appliances. Soon, the company will be…

Alibaba’s Ma champions UN e-commerce drive for development – WHTC

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) – Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma said on Tuesday the Internet should be a utility available to the whole world, putting his weight behind a U.N. call for e-commerce to boost developing economies and help fight poverty. Ma, who advises the United Nations trade and development agency UNCTAD on small business and young entrepreneurs, was the star attraction at a conference on e-commerce for development….

Alibaba’s Ma champions UN e-commerce drive for development – WHTC

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) – Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma said on Tuesday the Internet should be a utility available to the whole world, putting his weight behind a U.N. call for e-commerce to boost developing economies and help fight poverty. Ma, who advises the United Nations trade and development agency UNCTAD on small business and young entrepreneurs, was the star attraction at a conference on e-commerce for development….

5 eCommerce Models To Consider Before Selling Online – Business.com

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Photo credit: Mr_Mrs_Marcha What is the best eCommerce business model for your brand? The pros and cons of 5 models explained. With the growth of the web, entrepreneurs continue to leverage eCommerce and for good reason. Online purchasing continues to grow and evolve. In fact, according to Forrester Research, online sales, specifically in the U.S., are expected to break the $500 billion mark by 2020. It’s expected to grow even…

Alibaba’s Ma champions UN e-commerce drive for development – WHTC

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) – Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma said on Tuesday the Internet should be a utility available to the whole world, putting his weight behind a U.N. call for e-commerce to boost developing economies and help fight poverty. Ma, who advises the United Nations trade and development agency UNCTAD on small business and young entrepreneurs, was the star attraction at a conference on e-commerce for development….