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Consumers Increasingly Turning to Their Smartphones, Tablets for Specific Retail Activities  Oct 01, 2013 9:56 AM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

According to a report produced in partnership with comScore and The Partnering Group and released today at Shop.org’s Annual Summit, in June 2013, more than half (55%) of all retail related Internet time originated on smartphones and tablet devices combined, compared with just 45 percent originating from desktop devices.

QVC Launches toGather Social Commerce Platform  Sep 30, 2013 1:07 PM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

QVC has launched toGather, an online gathering place that brings together QVC’s community of customers, personalities and brands. Here’s how QVC plans to use toGather to expand recommendations from people and brands its users follow.

Merchants Held Accountable for Online Privacy Protection  Sep 19, 2013 1:32 PM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

With IAB Europe reporting an 11.5% growth in the European online advertising market, TRUSTe, the global data privacy management (DPM) company, today announced findings from its latest privacy research – examining consumer’s opinions about online behavioural advertising (OBA) and who they consider responsible for their online privacy.

Canada Post Launches Same-day Delivery in Greater Toronto Area  Sep 19, 2013 7:08 AM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

Same-day Delivery has come to Canada. Canada Post announced Tuesday that it launched a pilot program in the greater Toronto area that will provide evening delivery of products ordered earlier that day from select online retailers. Canada Post said in a press release that Delivered Tonight will be available to a limited number of greater Toronto […]

House Judiciary Committee Releases Principles on Internet Sales Tax  Sep 18, 2013 11:57 AM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

Today the House Judiciary Committee released basic principles pertaining to the issue of Internet sales tax. To develop these principles, the Committee received input directly from taxpayers, industry and trade groups, and representatives of state and local governments. The principles are intended to guide discussion on this issue and spark creative solutions.

J.Crew 2Q Direct Sales up 13%  Sep 12, 2013 4:30 PM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

J. Crew’s second quarter direct sales increased 13% to $151.8 million following an increase of 16% in the second quarter last year.

Nordstrom and Wantful Announce Partnership  Jun 27, 2013 2:39 PM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

Wantful (wantful.com), one of the fastest-growing online gift retailers, today announced a partnership with Nordstrom.

HoneyBaked Ham Company to Launch in Japan  Jun 25, 2013 10:10 AM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

The HoneyBaked Ham Company announced that after it’s 55-year history selling in the United States it will now expand to Japan with a storefront, an ecommerce site, sampling and a full marketing campaign specific to the region.

Study Finds Half of B2B Buyers Have Used Amazon Supply  Jun 18, 2013 12:00 PM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

Acquity Group has found that business-to-business buyers are willing to stray from their current supplier and make purchases from Amazon Supply not just based on price, but also based on convenience and overall online experience.

RetailMeNot Files for $230 Million IPO  Jun 17, 2013 8:43 PM By Multichannel Merchant Staff

RetailMeNot announced Monday that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of its Series 1 common stock.

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