Walmart Enters the Resale Market

May 27, 2020

The world’s largest retailer, Walmart, is making its first foray into the resale market. ‌Through an online‌ ‌partnership‌ ‌with resale platform thredUP, Walmart shoppers can now find around 750,000 pre-owned items at Walmart will dip its toes into the […]

After Coronavirus, E-Commerce Will Reign Supreme

May 20, 2020

The retail industry has been one of the hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, with overall sales falling a record 8.7% in March. Physical locations across the country have been forced to shutter without much advance warning, making e-Commerce the […]

Four Ways Retailers Can Focus on Supply Chain Management to Handle COVID-19

May 5, 2020

Category: Suppliers

COVID-19 is having a tremendous effect on the economy at large and the day-to-day operations of companies around the world. With many business owners wondering how to keep their companies afloat during this time, proper supply chain management is more […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

Alibaba smashes Q4 expectations and tops $1 trillion gross merchandise volume for first time

May 26, 2020

Via: Charged

Alibaba has smashed expectations during its fourth quarter seeing revenues and profits soar as lockdown forced shoppers online. The Chinese ecommerce giant “reported better than expected March quarter results”, after predicting at the end of the previous quarter that it […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

Amazon shareholders demand more data on worker safety after 8 confirmed COVID-19 deaths

May 26, 2020

Via: Charged

Amazon shareholders have demanded that the company reveal more data about the steps its taking to protect workers after it confirmed eight have now died of coronavirus. Ahead of Amazon’s annual shareholders meeting on Wednesday, a group of shareholders have […]

E-commerce, Retail Types, Self-Checkout, Tech

Target to sell products through Instagram Checkout

May 22, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

When Instagram debuted its in-app checkout feature in March 2019, it enlisted more than 20 brands, including Adidas, Nike, Zara and Warby Parker. The feature went on to be a pivotal channel for brands to directly capitalize on their followership. […]