Home shopping innovator QVC is continuing its growth into multiplatform retailing with the debut of a channel and accompanying ecommerce platform dedicated to beauty products.
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Retail behemoth Walmart has invested $50 million into local Chinese logistics and grocery delivery platform New Dada in a move that will proliferate the company’s reach overseas and help corner mobile delivery.
Despite the future of retail clearly resting within the mobile space, many retailers are still in denial about the inevitability of the shift into the platform, according to a research study undertaken by NewStore.
Drugstore chain Walgreens is continuing the expansion of its mobile offering by rolling out a ship-to-store option for online and mobile customers free of charge.
Hudson Jeans is partnering with a fashion data company to drive product sales and help its female customers determine a better fit for their denim through a mobile-optimized quiz hosted on its Web site.
NEW YORK – An executive from FedEx at the MMA SM2 Innovation Summit 2016 spoke about mobile’s ability to empower brands of any size, ultimately enabling smaller companies to become multinational firms.
The department store brand is reinventing the experience for the luxury market. It has recognized that it will either have to disrupt its business or the business will be disrupted by all of the other options out there.
Retale has a new Facebook Messenger chatbot that acts as a mediator between users and the brands who want to target them with sales and coupons at nearby stores.
BOSTON – An executive from Wayfair at eTail East 2016 explained that mobile Web growth has been persistent, meaning retailers need to focus on creating an optimized and meaningful experience to offset a corresponding drop on desktop.
With bricks-and-mortar sales continuing to decline, social selling is poised to alter the current retail model by facilitating purchases seamlessly through branded communication.