It was the cancellation heard around all five boroughs of New York City. This week Amazon announced they wouldn't be moving forward with their planned New York City headquarters. When the company fir

Amazon reported its third record profit in a row on Thursday, but forecasts lower-than-expected sales for the first quarter of 2019. In the last quarter of 2018, which includes the important Christma

Amazon's newest technology is meant to revolutionize the way we shop for clothing online. The retail giant is developing an app that will work as a virtual fitting room so shoppers can try on clothes

Meet Scout, Amazon’s new self-driving device for small package delivery. The device is the size of a small cooler and rolls along sidewalks at a walking pace. The giant e-tailer started using S

New York - Monday, a batteries-free IoT tags manufacturer startup announced that it has closed a 30 million USD round of funding. Amongst other investors, Wiliot now counts on Amazon and another &ldq

Eligible Prime members will soon be able to choose in-garage delivery from Amazon, increasing peace of mind that their packages will be delivered securely. Source: Chamberlain Group, YouTube.

New York - Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has gotten its ‘richest man in the world’ title re-assured as his personal worth increased by 24 billion to 123 billion dollars. Inditex and Fast Reta

The private label businesses of Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart may come under regulatory lens, following fresh guidelines issued to e-commerce companies. The government's directive prohibits entit

Customers who buy online are seeking opinions from other users to help them make their purchase decisions. This is indicated by a study carried out by Tandem (specializing in consulting marketplaces)

New York - Many retailers worldwide have brought forward their holidays deals and discounts. Starting with a quite early and comprehensive Black Friday campaign has been one of the tactics most seen

Some people say any publicity is good publicity. These fashion companies probably hope that is true, considering they made headlines in 2018 for what many would deem the wrong reasons. Without furth

Online giant Amazon has teamed up with New Jersey police this Christmas season to catch would-be parcel thieves in the act. Police in Jersey City are installing doorbell cameras and GPs-fitted dummy

Online platform Amazon will soon stop supplying Switzerland via its website The reason is a change in value-added tax law, which will come into force in January. With the new legislatio

Amazon loves to offer shoppers a curated selection of products. The retailer teamed with home style platform Domino to create a holiday pop-up retail space of gift items. The store brings to life the

Japanese fashion brand Uniqlo has been named the World’s Simplest fashion brand in the annual study from Siegel+Gale, which ranks companies who deliver on their promise for simple, clear, and i

CNN goes inside Amazon HQ to see how Amazon uses AI to improve customer experiences, from cashier-less stores to Alexa's new tricks. Source: CNN Business, YouTube.

Amazon has earned the ire of Europe and Germany. The company is currently Germany's largest retailer and an online host for smaller stores, and can now add target for an anti-trust probe to their lis

The European Central Bank will on Friday unveil the first pan-eurozone instant payment service, hoping to become a dominant player in a field crowded by US and Asian tech giants. The so-called T

Watch out, Amazon, for Etsy is becoming the online marketplace of choice for many US shoppers. That’s one of the conclusions in the latest report on the state of e-commerce in the United States

Amazon is finishing 2018 on a high note: this year’s Black Friday weekend was the best in the company’s history, with more products being ordered worldwide on Cyber Monday than any other

The UK’s trade union GMB is staging protests across the UK against ‘inhumane working conditions’ in Amazon warehouses. Hundreds are expected to take part in the protests at Amazon w

With Black Friday just around the corner, online giant Amazon has suffered a major data breach that saw customers’ emails and names being posted on the company’s website. The website anno

Amazon Canada said that its Black Friday deals store will open on Thursday, November 22 at 6 p.m. ET, offering new and great deals every hour through Black Friday. In lead-up to next Thursday, custom

After opening its first pop-up store in London last month, Amazon has announced similar plans in several other European cities. Titled “Amazon Loft for Christmas”, the pop-ups are set to

Amazon has partnered up with cross-border, cross-currency payment company Western Union to make it easier for online shoppers to buy items from abroad. Customers in select countries will be able to s

Following the introduction of its first “Amazon 4-star” retail location in SoHo, New York, Amazon has now opened two more stores of this kind. The new locations are in Lone Tree, Colorado

Retailers are getting very competitive as we head into the 2018 holiday season, championing to be the most convenient shopping source for the consumer with countless omnichannel shopping options. Las

Amazon has been pouring money into developing its own private labels, a report by data-research firm Jungle Scout seems to suggest. Its massive distribution and shipping channels has serviced third-

Amazon’s Prime Wardrobe option has just made its way to the UK. In the same vein of clothing box services like Stitch Fix and Trunk Club, Prime Wardrobe is a retail concept that allows consumer

In Amazon we trust. The e-commerce giant is the second most trusted institution in the United States, behind the military, according to a survey with 5,400 respondents, conducted by researchers from