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  • Amazon Launches Prime Now, One-Hour Delivery in NYC

    Amazon Launches Prime Now, One-Hour Delivery in NYC

    Continuing on its juggernaut of instant fulfillment of all kinds of stuff from “the anything store,” Amazon today announced Prime Now, a service that will allow Prime members in New York to receive household items like paper towels and laundry soap in as little as an hour via a mobile app. The app, which is available in iOs and Android versions, give Prime members in select New York neighborhoods free two-hour delivery; the one-hour version costs $7.99 per order. The company’s much-touted facility on West 34th St. in Manhattan will serve as the fulfillment hub.

  • Mobile Commerce is Booming in China

    Mobile Commerce is Booming in China

    With ongoing advances in mobile Internet technology, ecommerce in China continues to shift from desktop computers to smartphones and other mobile devices. For the country as a whole, the percentage of mobile transactions to total transactions was 54% this year, up from 22% last year.

  • Rakuten Talks Mobile Conversion Trends

    Rakuten Talks Mobile Conversion Trends

    In this video interview, Multichannel Merchant content producer Daniela Forte talks with George Chang, senior vice president of sales, merchandising and marketplace for Rakuten about the current holiday shopping trends as we look ahead to 2015.

  • Tell Us Why You're Joyful This Holiday Season!

    Tell Us Why You're Joyful This Holiday Season!

    This holiday season we’re asking all of our fans and followers on Facebook and Twitter why they're joyful this holiday season. And make sure to visit www.operationssummit.com.

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