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QVC Acquires zulily for $2.4 Billion  Aug 17, 2015 11:24 AM By MCM Staff

QVC Group acquires zulily Inc., for $2.4 billion. See what this acquisition means for both companies and how it will expand its growth to customers. Launches in Canada  Aug 17, 2015 9:46 AM By MCM Staff has launched in Canada. With more than 2,000 boutiques currently on the site, it represents the fourth country in which has store partners. See what other countries is in and what this expansion means for the company.

Week in Review: Is an Exclusive Tmall Deal a Good Move for Macy’s?  Aug 15, 2015 10:42 AM By MCM Staff

Macy’s is heading East… to China. The department store retailer has formed a joint venture with Fung Retailing Limited and will have its own online store on Alibaba’s Tmall Global platform. But is exclusivity good or bad for Macy’s, or any brand?

New Study Reveals Key Attributes of High-Performing Cross-Border Ecommerce Sites  Aug 13, 2015 7:24 AM By MCM Staff and Digital River have released their third quarter X-Border Payments Optimization Index, which measures merchant readiness to capture the estimated $300 billion cross-border ecommerce opportunity.

Newegg Establishes Canada Global Seller Program  Aug 13, 2015 7:16 AM By MCM Staff

Newegg has announced establishment of its Canada Global Seller Program. The new program gives sellers across the globe an easy point of entry to reach millions of Canadian customers.

SKECHERS Launches New Subsidiary in Latin America  Aug 13, 2015 7:07 AM By MCM Staff

Building on its nearly 20 years of business in Latin America, SKECHERS plans to grow its operations and footprint. Here’s why SKECHERS is transitioning 21 SKECHERS stores in the region to subsidiary-owned and -operated locations, looking at new retail destinations, and expanding its account distribution base.

Amazon to Open First Fulfillment Center in Illinois  Aug 11, 2015 3:40 PM By MCM Staff

Amazon has announced plans to open a nearly 500,000-square-foot fulfillment center in Joliet, Ill. The site, which will create 1,000 full-time jobs when it opens, is the company’s first in the state.

Week in Review: Is Back to School Still Cool?  Aug 09, 2015 9:26 AM By MCM Staff

Back to school shopping wasn’t cool when you were a kid… and apparently it wasn’t too cool in July. Back to school sales seemed to be slumping, and the season seemed to be taking on a new life a la the traditional holiday shopping season.

Siteworx Launches Irish Setter Boots Ecommerce Site for Red Wing Shoe Company  Aug 05, 2015 2:19 PM By MCM Staff

Siteworx has launched the Irish Setter Boots ecommerce website for the Red Wing Shoe Company. The new website allows consumers to research, compare and purchase Irish Setter hunting boots through a new digital channel.

Alibaba Group Names Goldman Sachs’ Michael Evans President  Aug 05, 2015 10:59 AM By MCM Staff

Globalization is Alibaba Group’s most important strategy for the coming decades, and its goal is to help 10 million global businesses and serve 2 billion consumers around the world. That’s why Alibaba Group announced the appointment of Michael Evans as President of Alibaba Group on Tuesday.

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