Multichannel Merchant Week In Review The News, Commentary & Events that Shaped Commerce This Week

week of 2/26/2016
Week in Review: UPS Invests in Deliv to Learn About Same-Day Market

UPS took a big leap this week by investing in crowdsourced startup Deliv, getting a seat on its board and a front-row seat on its operating model.

Stay tuned to see how the carrier is able to leverage this relationship to better understand and take advantage of the burgeoning sector of the on-demand economy.…»

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Amazon Free Shipping Threshold Hike Sure to Bolster Prime Membership
In a move surely designed to boost the already burgeoning rolls of Prime membership, Amazon has announced a change to its free shipping policy, raising the order threshold for the service to $49 for those without a $99 per year Prime subscription. The threshold had been orders of $35 or more.…»
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MCM Outlook 2016: Ecommerce's Role Grows with Omnichannel and Mobile
As proven during the most recent holiday season, the convergence of ecommerce and bricks-and-mortar is more important for merchants than ever.…»
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Former Borderfree Leaders Join Cross-Border Shopping Site iguama
Former Borderfree executives Michael DeSimone and Kris Green have taken on leadership roles at iguama, a Latin American online cross-border mall featuring popular U.S. brands and products. Read why DeSimone and Green are high on the start-up marketplace, and the Latin America market. …»
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UPS Looks to Learn More About Same-Day Model Through Stake in Deliv
In a move aimed at better understanding the inner workings of the same-day delivery model, UPS has purchased a stake in crowdsourced delivery startup Deliv. Just how UPS will leverage this relationship and what it learns remains to be seen, but it surely has its eye on the burgeoning same-day delivery space, including competitor FedEx's service for Neiman Marcus and others.…»
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