Ecommerce

The Next Big Thing In The Life Sciences R&D Market: E-Commerce – Forbes

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Shutterstock Pioneered by expensive and cumbersome legacy electronic data interchange (EDI) systems, the B2B e-commerce market has been evolving, showing a staggering growth rate with a projected volume of $1.1 trillion in the U.S. alone and $6.7 trillion globally by 2020. Although the life sciences research industry has been lagging behind in adopting e-commerce tools in the past, it is now showing a growing appetite for new e-business models. According…

E-commerce start-up Brandless is testing the beauty market – CNBC

Thursday, October 12, 2017

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The Next Big Thing In The Life Sciences R&D Market: E-Commerce – Forbes

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Shutterstock Pioneered by expensive and cumbersome legacy electronic data interchange (EDI) systems, the B2B e-commerce market has been evolving, showing a staggering growth rate with a projected volume of $1.1 trillion in the U.S. alone and $6.7 trillion globally by 2020. Although the life sciences research industry has been lagging behind in adopting e-commerce tools in the past, it is now showing a growing appetite for new e-business models. According…

Amazon, Take Note: How China’s E-Commerce Kings Will Create Totally New Ways To Shop – Forbes

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Signage for Ant Financial Services Group’s Alipay, an affiliate of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., is displayed at a cashier counter inside a Sa Sa International Holdings Ltd. store in Hong Kong, China, on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016. (Photo by Anthony Kwan/Bloomberg) With its $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods and subsequent price adjustments, Amazon has set its sights on disrupting America’s entire retail landscape. But retailers looking for clues to…

How Jack Ma’s foresight helped Alibaba become an e-commerce giant – CNBC

Thursday, October 12, 2017

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How China’s Shopping Malls Survive And Thrive In The E-Commerce Age – Forbes

Thursday, October 12, 2017

People gather in the atrium of a shopping mall in Dalian, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg I had a debate with myself over what Chinese shopping complex in particular I should open this article with a description of — should I have chosen SM City Xiamen? K11, Xintiandi, or iAPM mall in Shanghai? New Century Global Center or Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li in Chengdu? Or maybe just…

E-commerce start-up Brandless becomes the latest entrant to test the beauty market – CNBC

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

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Wal-Mart: Up 4% As E-Commerce Growth Takes Flight – Seeking Alpha

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

By Bob Ciura Wal-Mart (WMT) stock rose 4%+ on Tuesday, October 10th after the company updated investors on its strategic initiatives, specifically e-commerce. The reaction from investors was clearly positive, and for good reason—Wal-Mart expects earnings growth to accelerate over the next two years, driven by its booming e-commerce platform. Wal-Mart stock has rewarded investors who stuck with the company during its turnaround. WMT data by YCharts It wasn’t too…

How China’s Shopping Malls Survive And Thrive In The E-Commerce Age – Forbes

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

People gather in the atrium of a shopping mall in Dalian, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg I had a debate with myself over what Chinese shopping complex in particular I should open this article with a description of — should I have chosen SM City Xiamen? K11, Xintiandi, or iAPM mall in Shanghai? New Century Global Center or Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li in Chengdu? Or maybe just…

Costco’s E-Commerce Plans Won’t Work – Seeking Alpha

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

As I write, Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) is trading around the $155 handle which now means it has shed almost $12 a share from its pre-earnings share price at market close on Thursday last. The stock has now convincingly broken through its 200-day moving average which means momentum investors will definitely be out of the stock. Despite announcing a seemingly very impressive set of numbers, sentiment definitely seems to have…

Register here to avoid the queues at eCommerce Show North today and tomorrow – Prolific North

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The eCommerce Show North has arrived! The eCommerce sector’s biggest ever gathering outside the capital is taking place at Event City in Manchester on Wednesday and Thursday. Across the two days, there will be dozens of keynote speakers, seminars and other sessions to keep you at the cutting edge of this rapidly growing world. Tickets are absolutely free and you can avoid the queues by registering here now: Manchester-based hosting company UKFast is the…

How China’s Shopping Malls Survive And Thrive In The E-Commerce Age – Forbes

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

People gather in the atrium of a shopping mall in Dalian, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg I had a debate with myself over what Chinese shopping complex in particular I should open this article with a description of — should I have chosen SM City Xiamen? K11, Xintiandi, or iAPM mall in Shanghai? New Century Global Center or Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li in Chengdu? Or maybe just…

How China’s Shopping Malls Survive And Thrive In The E-Commerce Age – Forbes

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

People gather in the atrium of a shopping mall in Dalian, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg I had a debate with myself over what Chinese shopping complex in particular I should open this article with a description of — should I have chosen SM City Xiamen? K11, Xintiandi, or iAPM mall in Shanghai? New Century Global Center or Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li in Chengdu? Or maybe just…

How China’s Shopping Malls Survive And Thrive In The E-Commerce Age – Forbes

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

People gather in the atrium of a shopping mall in Dalian, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg I had a debate with myself over what Chinese shopping complex in particular I should open this article with a description of — should I have chosen SM City Xiamen? K11, Xintiandi, or iAPM mall in Shanghai? New Century Global Center or Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li in Chengdu? Or maybe just…

How China’s Shopping Malls Survive And Thrive In The E-Commerce Age – Forbes

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

People gather in the atrium of a shopping mall in Dalian, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg I had a debate with myself over what Chinese shopping complex in particular I should open this article with a description of — should I have chosen SM City Xiamen? K11, Xintiandi, or iAPM mall in Shanghai? New Century Global Center or Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li in Chengdu? Or maybe just…

How China’s Shopping Malls Survive And Thrive In The E-Commerce Age – Forbes

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

People gather in the atrium of a shopping mall in Dalian, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg I had a debate with myself over what Chinese shopping complex in particular I should open this article with a description of — should I have chosen SM City Xiamen? K11, Xintiandi, or iAPM mall in Shanghai? New Century Global Center or Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li in Chengdu? Or maybe just…

Wal-Mart calls for 40 percent e-commerce sales growth in fiscal 2019 – CNBC

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

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How China’s Shopping Malls Survive And Thrive In The E-Commerce Age – Forbes

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

People gather in the atrium of a shopping mall in Dalian, China, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg I had a debate with myself over what Chinese shopping complex in particular I should open this article with a description of — should I have chosen SM City Xiamen? K11, Xintiandi, or iAPM mall in Shanghai? New Century Global Center or Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li in Chengdu? Or maybe just…

Salim, Lotte launch e-commerce site in Indonesia – Nikkei Asian Review

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

JAKARTA — A joint venture between two major Asian family businesses, Salim Group of Indonesia and South Korea’s Lotte, officially launched its e-commerce platform on Tuesday. The new online website and app, called iLotte, will be operated by Indo Lotte Makmur, a 50-50 joint venture established by the two conglomerates last year. Indo Lotte will initially invest $100 million for the e-commerce business, which will primarily target women by offering items such as…

Walmart’s E-Commerce Business Is Battling Target and Costco as Much as Amazon – TheStreet.com

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Is Walmart Stores Inc. (WMT) a tougher rival to Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)  than it was 18 months ago? Without a doubt. But that doesn’t mean all, or even most, of the gains Wal-Mart is making in the realm of online retail are coming at Amazon’s expense. Indeed, so many of Walmart’s e-commerce moves — including a just-launched service for easily returning Walmart items ordered online at stores — may ultimately do…