Amazon has recently lowered its minimum order for free shipping to $35 — the same minimum Walmart instituted on free two-day shipping not three weeks ago, in a move that evinces Amazon’s acknowledgment of Walmart’s enterprising ecommerce tactics.
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As Walmart takes a major step forward with its Scan & Go platforms and the Amazon Go store makes headlines, a significant upset might be coming to grocery retail now that these major players have the keys to push the grab-and-go strategy forward.
NEW YORK – Just because ecommerce has exploded does not mean consumers do not enjoy shopping at bricks-and-mortar but simply lack the time, according to executives from CreativeDrive and Spark Ideas.
NEW YORK — While Amazon may have the luxury of diving straight into ambitious retail projects, Kohl’s is focusing on slow but continuous innovations of its retail experience, according to an executive from the company.
NEW YORK — The future of retail lies in bridging the gaps between the online and in-store shopping experiences, according to an executive from Tory Burch.
EBay is tapping millennial-focused news source theSkimm to act on the new age way of driving sales and supporting charity by using social to encourage users to sell items for charity on mobile.
While brands are quick to work with retailers such as Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue and Nordstrom, many are sure to stay far away from Amazon with only 25 percent distributing on the online marketplace, according to L2.
Sears is bridging the gap between online and offline with a new order online, pickup in-store promotion for last-minute holiday shoppers.
Ride-sharing application Uber is further investing in rewards after its first rollout of the partnership with multi-retailer loyalty program Shop Your Way proves successful with an expansion.
British department store Fortnum & Mason is setting consumers on a “great gift chase” to track down a Christmas character that has gone AWOL.