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Week in Review: Stats and Figures for Holiday 2015  Nov 06, 2015 4:09 PM By MCM Staff

Multichannel Merchant’s inbox has been inundated with surveys related to holiday shopping trends. So what can we make out of all of these surveys, and how will they affect your last-minute preparation for the 2015 holiday season?

Target Goes Global With Its Ecommerce Site  Nov 05, 2015 3:16 PM By MCM Staff

Target Corp. announced it has launched an international version of its website available to shoppers in more than 200 countries and territories. See what this means for the company.

U.S. Postal Service Projecting 10.5% Increase in Holiday Packages  Nov 05, 2015 1:45 PM By MCM Staff

The U.S. Postal Service expects to deliver about 600 million packages this holiday season, up 10.5% over 2014, while hiring 30,000 to meet the peak demand.

GlobalShopex Launches ARK Therapeutic into Cross-Border Ecommerce  Nov 05, 2015 10:33 AM By MCM Staff

By enabling GlobalShopex’s international shipping solution on its BigCommerce store, ARK Therapeutic can now accept international orders and ship to clients in more than 200 countries and territories around the world.

Sterling Partners Introduces new eBay Enterprise Company  Nov 03, 2015 2:58 PM By MCM Staff

The combined operations portions of eBay Enterprise and Innotrac will have more than 7,500 employees, operate 27 distribution centers and six customer service sites across North America and Europe.

Week In Review: REI Says No to Black Friday  Oct 30, 2015 2:23 PM By MCM Staff

Instead of shopping on Black Friday, outdoor clothing and equipment retailer REI wants its customers to #OptOutside. Won’t REI lose a lot of money? Probably not, and here’s why. Also, here’s a look at the news, commentary and events that shaped the direct-to-customer world last week.

Bill Blass Set to Launch Globally on November 2  Oct 29, 2015 3:02 PM By MCM Staff

Bill Blass will launch a global ecommerce, with plans to ship to over 65 countries beginning November 2. The launch collection, designed under Creative Director Chris Benz, includes women’s ready-to-wear, handbags, accessories and shoes.

Star Wars is Dominating Ecommerce Site Search This Halloween  Oct 28, 2015 1:45 PM By MCM Staff

Don’t be surprised if Darth Vader, Boba Fett, Princess Lea or Yoda knock on your front door this Saturday. Data released by SLI Systems found site searches for Star Wars-related Halloween costumes far exceeded all others.

Amazon Once Again Posts Profit in Q3  Oct 27, 2015 10:51 AM By MCM Staff

Amazon reported a third-quarter profit of $79 million on sales that rose 23% to $25.4 billion, making it three of the last four quarters in the black.

Deloitte Survey Reveals Major Disruptions This Holiday Season  Oct 27, 2015 10:18 AM By MCM Staff

Deloitte released its 30th annual holiday survey of consumer spending intentions and trends. The survey reveals major disruptions in holiday shopping traditions, largely due to digital engagement. See what this means for online retailers.

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