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LIVE From IRCE Chicago – It’s Multichannel Merchant!  Jun 03, 2015 8:42 AM By Tim Parry

Chicago is abuzz with ecommerce (and the Blackhawks) this week, and IRCE 2015 is well underway. Catch the latest news, updates and interviews from Multichannel Merchant.

Google Wallet Becomes Android Pay  May 29, 2015 1:33 PM By Tim Parry

Say good-bye to Google Wallet, and hello to Android Pay. Here’s a look at how Google plans to capture mobile wallet users both in the store and in the online world with its “Buy with Android Pay” button.

Capmark Acquires Orchard Brands for $410 million  May 29, 2015 6:39 AM By Tim Parry

Orchard Brands Corp., a multichannel retailer of apparel and home products focused on serving women and men above the age of 50, announced on May 27 that the company has reached a definitive agreement to be acquired by Capmark Financial Group Inc., which owns the Bluestem Brands catalog titles.

Merchants Adjusting to Change in DIM Weight Pricing  May 28, 2015 3:34 PM By Tim Parry

The decision by UPS and FedEx to expand DIM weight pricing in January 2015 to parcels under three cubic feet was one of biggest changes to hit retail shippers in years. Here’s how dimensional weight pricing has forced shippers to rethink their entire approach to packaging and shipping, as millions of items that had been billed based on weight alone are now subject to a calculation based on weight and package dimensions.

Geeknet Gets An Anonymous Bid  May 28, 2015 3:27 PM By Tim Parry

Two days after apparently agreeing to be acquired by Hot Topic, Geeknet, the parent company of ThinkGeek and ThinkGeek Solutions, has received a new bid.

5 Tips for Growing Global Ecommerce  May 28, 2015 3:01 PM By Tim Parry

As merchants look to global demand to grow their businesses, cross-border transactions represent a significant market opportunity. But delivering on the promise of a satisfying customer experience can be daunting. Here are five tips to help you grow your cross-border business.

Is Your Checkout Ready for the Cross-Border Customer?  May 28, 2015 6:50 AM By Tim Parry

If your checkout is not properly optimized for cross-border customers, you could see poor conversion rates and have missed deliveries due to poor data quality. Register for Growing Global by May 29 to receive a completely-free checkout review courtesy of our headline sponsor, PostcodeAnywhere.

Michael Kors Breaking Ground on European Distribution Center  May 28, 2015 6:34 AM By Tim Parry

The construction of a new, state-of-the-art distribution center in Trade Port North in Venlo, Netherlands is an important and exciting step in the evolution of Michael Kors.

Guidance Fuels Results at IRCE 2015  May 27, 2015 9:09 PM By Tim Parry

Guidance, a full-service eCommerce and Omni-channel solution provider driving business for retailers, brands and manufacturers, announced today that it will exhibit at the Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition (IRCE) in booth 843. The conference will occur in Chicago from June 2-5, 2015.

It’s Lights, Camera, Action at IRCE 2015  May 27, 2015 1:13 PM By Tim Parry

Multichannel Merchant will have its camera rolling at IRCE 2015. Stop by Booth 308, watch, and listen to Multichannel Merchant’s editors interview the ecommerce industry’s biggest thought-leaders. Here’s a look at who will be sharing their knowledge on-camera with Multichannel Merchant’s editors.

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