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Proforma Celebrates Launch of 600th Client eCommerce Store – Printing Impressions

Monday, October 16, 2017

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Proforma Celebrates Launch of 600th Client eCommerce Store – Printing Impressions

Monday, October 16, 2017

Published Monthly, with authoritative coverage of the Graphic Arts industry

Showdown looms in Saudi Arabia’s e-commerce market – Christian Science Monitor

Monday, October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia—In Saudi Arabia, a kingdom where postal codes are rarely used, most people pay in cash, and shopping is done in giant air-conditioned malls, building an online retail business is no easy task. But two powerfully backed companies are trying to do just that, betting a young, tech-savvy population will eventually deliver up a large slice of the Arab world’s largest consumer market. After months…

Showdown looms in Saudi Arabia’s e-commerce market – Christian Science Monitor

Monday, October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia—In Saudi Arabia, a kingdom where postal codes are rarely used, most people pay in cash, and shopping is done in giant air-conditioned malls, building an online retail business is no easy task. But two powerfully backed companies are trying to do just that, betting a young, tech-savvy population will eventually deliver up a large slice of the Arab world’s largest consumer market. After months…

What Retailers Can Learn From Walmart’s Incredible E-Commerce Growth In 2017 – Forbes

Monday, October 16, 2017

An employee restocks shelves of school supplies at a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. location in Burbank, California, U.S., on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. Wal-Mart Stores is scheduled to release earnings figures on August 17. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg This year, Walmart posted an impressive 60% year-over-year e-commerce growth. Walmart is the third-largest online marketplace in the U.S. and it’s also growing total online sales faster than Amazon and eBay. Let’s take…

Ecommerce Product Releases: October 16, 2017 – Practical Ecommerce

Monday, October 16, 2017

Here is a list of product releases and updates for October from companies that offer services to online merchants. There are updates on shipping, mobile returns, voice-activated commerce, payments, and shopping on Instagram. Got an ecommerce product release? Email releases@practicalecommerce.com. Ecommerce Product Releases Shopping on Instagram now available to BigCommerce merchants. BigCommerce has announced support to enable sales through Instagram. Through a new integration, BigCommerce merchants will have access to…

High Noon.com: Battle for Saudi e-commerce market begins – Nasdaq

Monday, October 16, 2017

Reuters By Katie Paul RIYADH, Oct 15 (Reuters) – In Saudi Arabia, a kingdom where postal codes are rarely used, most people pay in cash, and shopping is done in giant air-conditioned malls, building an online retail business is no easy task. But two powerfully-backed companies are trying to do just that, betting a young, tech-savvy population will eventually deliver up…

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 PepsiCo Is Dealing With Growth In E-Commerce – Forbes

Thursday, October 12, 2017

With online grocery shopping rising at a phenomenal pace, PepsiCo is placing a big bet on the online channel. The company is making an increasing effort to address the growth opportunities across the e-grocery, urban grocery delivery, direct-to-business, and direct-to-consumer models. Keeping this in mind, the snack and soft drink giant has developed a team of roughly 200 e-commerce professionals that has been tasked with capturing growth in this rapidly growing space….

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…

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…

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…