Ecommerce

BRIEF-Baoshan Iron & Steel’s e-commerce unit in talks with Shanghai Ganglian … – Reuters

Monday, March 24, 2014

March 24 (Reuters) – Baoshan Iron & Steel Co Ltd * Says e-commerce unit in talks with Shanghai Ganglian E-Commerce Holdings Co. Ltd to set up a joint venture with registered capital of up to 100 million yuan ($16.06 million) Source text in Chinese: link.reuters.com/hyb87v Further company coverage: ($1 = 6.2250 Chinese Yuan) (Reporting by Hong Kong and Singapore newsrooms)

How Alibaba Conquered China’s E-Commerce – Motley Fool

Monday, March 24, 2014

Alibaba Group, the largest e-commerce player in China, could become the biggest-ever initial public offering in the tech space. The company’s listing on either the New York Stock Exchange or the Nasdaq could come as soon as the end of July, according to Reuters. With more employees than Yahoo! and Facebook combined, Alibaba’s sites are said to account for nearly 60% of the…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Monday, March 24, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

How Alibaba Conquered China’s E-Commerce – Motley Fool

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Alibaba Group, the largest e-commerce player in China, could become the biggest-ever initial public offering in the tech space. The company’s listing on either the New York Stock Exchange or the Nasdaq could come as soon as the end of July, according to Reuters. With more employees than Yahoo! and Facebook combined, Alibaba’s sites are said to account for nearly 60% of the…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Sunday, March 23, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Sunday, March 23, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Sunday, March 23, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Sunday, March 23, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Sunday, March 23, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Saturday, March 22, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Saturday, March 22, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Saturday, March 22, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Saturday, March 22, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

Shares of e-commerce tech firm Borderfree soar in debut – Reuters

Saturday, March 22, 2014

(Reuters) – Borderfree Inc’s (BRDR.O) shares rose as much as 33 percent in their debut on Friday, valuing the e-commerce technology provider at about $648 million as the company focuses on adding clients outside the United States and cutting logistics costs for its customers. Borderfree now serves only U.S. retailers, including Macy’s Inc (M.N), Aeropostale Inc (ARO.N) and Under Armour Inc (UA.N). “We’ve started having conversations with retailers based outside…

Here Is The Live Stream For 500 Startups’ E-Commerce Conference – TechCrunch

Friday, March 21, 2014

If there’s one thing 500 Startups knows pretty well, it’s how to find companies that know how to sell. Over the course of the last few years, the seed-stage investment firm has made numerous bets on e-commerce companies. Today, it’s brought together a lineup of speakers to help its portfolio companies and other entrepreneurs in the Valley to better understand how e-commerce works. At its Commercism conference, 500 Startups has…

E-Commerce Is Seeing More Success Than Any Other VC-Backed Tech Sector – Business Insider

Friday, March 21, 2014

Welcome to our new E-Commerce Insider newsletter, a morning email with the top news and analysis on the e-commerce industry, produced by BI Intelligence.  Click here to sign up for E-Commerce Insights today, and receive it every morning in your inbox.  E-COMMERCE LEADS VC-BACKED EXITS: Among the more than 450 venture-backed exits in the technology sector last year, 16% were e-commerce companies (more than any other industry). Advertising, sales and marketing…

Thriving demand for talent amid e-commerce trend: expert – Focus Taiwan News Channel

Friday, March 21, 2014

Taipei, March 21 (CNA) There is a thriving demand for project managers, programmers and web administrators amid the increasingly popular trend of e-commerce, a local e-commerce expert said Friday. With traditional enterprises going digital, the demand for such talent will only increase, said Nico An, general manger of Shop123, Taiwan’s largest online shopping platform with 7,152 online stores. Each year, An said, the e-commerce sector in Taiwan needs some…

Mobile Has Overtaken PCs For E-Commerce Sales In Some Product Categories – Business Insider

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Welcome to our new E-Commerce Insider newsletter, a morning email with the top news and analysis on the e-commerce industry, produced by BI Intelligence.  Click here to sign up for E-Commerce Insights today, and receive it every morning in your inbox.  WHAT CONSUMERS BUY ONLINE: E-commerce is capturing a larger share of retail sales, but its share varies by industry. For example, more than half of Americans purchased electronics, books, or…

Staples’ Increased Focus on E-commerce Means Fewer Stores – Motley Fool

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS  )  is on a quest to reinvent its business, and part of its strategy revolves around closing several dozen of its retail locations. In its latest earnings report, Staples CEO Ron Sargent mentioned that the company generates almost half of its sales online, a sign of the importance of e-commerce to long-term sales growth. The company is also working on reducing…

How Googlebot Treats Multiple Breadcrumbs On E-Commerce Pages – WebProNews

Thursday, March 20, 2014

[ eCommerce] Google has a new “Webmaster Help” video out about e-commerce pages with multiple breadcrumb trails. This is the second video in a row to deal specifically with e-commerce sites. Last time, Matt Cutts discussed product pages for products that are no longer available. This time, he takes on the following question: Many of my items belong to multiple categories on my eCommerce site. Can I place multiple breadcrumbs…