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Stamps.com announced plans to acquire ShippingEasy, an Austin, TX-based provider of multi-carrier shipping software, for $55 million. This is in addition to its acquisition of Endicia, ShipStation and ShipWorks over the past couple of years.
Terry J. Lundgren, Macy’s Inc.’s CEO since 2003 and Chairman since 2004, will transition the position of CEO to Jeff Gennette in the first quarter of 2017. Gennette will join the Macy’s, Inc. board of directors, effective today – bringing the size of the board to 14 members. He will assume additional management responsibility during the transition period, including oversight of the Macy’s stores organization.
Omnichannel retail order and fulfillment software firm SalesWarp has deployed its solution throughout the entire national chain of specialty youth apparel retailer Zumiez. See what decision criteria were used, and the benefits gained by the company.
Chargebacks are rising at a rate of 20% per year; friendly fraud at a rate of 41% over the last two years – indicating many merchants are still losing the fight against chargeback fraud. See how this is impacting merchants in the U.S.
Golfweek announced the completion of a major digital rollout, which is highlighted by a new website, e-commerce channel, tournament dailies, bonus issues and strategic partnerships.
Augusta Sportswear is using ChannelAdvisor Marketplaces and the Repricer feature to enhance its marketplace business and stay competitive on Amazon. See what how this will benefit Augusta Sportswear.
VeraCore Software Solutions, Inc. has announced that Jet Mail Services, Inc. is expanding their use of the VeraCore’s order fulfillment software platform to their London facility to support their growing U.K. and EU fulfillment business. See how this expansion could be a benefit for global ecommerce.
Bed, Bath and Beyond Inc. announced it has acquired One Kings Lane Inc. for an undisclosed sum. See what this will mean for both brands going forward.
ShipStation has announced new carrier integrations in Canada and Australia, as well as expanding into the UK.
While e-commerce seems to have reached a saturation point when it comes to the number of consumers who shop online, there has been a steady increase year-over-year in the frequency of consumer purchases, according to the Walker Sands 2016 Future of Retail Study.
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