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It’s not the big brands that are really moving the ecommerce needle in the space — it’s the smaller ones. Here’s a look at the lessons big behemoths like Amazon can learn from Threadless, TOMS Shoes and HauteLook.
eBay Inc. has named Craig Hayman as president of its eBay Enterprise business. Hayman will report to eBay Inc. President and CEO John Donahoe.
Teen and tween discounter Five Below announced today it has named Joel Anderson as president. Anderson was previously president and CEO of Walmart.com, according to a press release from Five Below.
Ebay Inc. announced this week that PayPal president David Marcus is leaving the company for Facebook.
Smarter Remarketer, the leading provider of customer intelligence and marketing automation for multi-channel retailers, today announces that Barry Clark has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Sailing Capital Consortium won the June 2 auction for a final purchase price of $135.7 million. Under Sailing, Brookstone will continue to operate as a stand-alone company and brand.
The Seattle City Council just voted to put low-wage workers on a path over the next several years to earning a $15-per-hour minimum wage. Curt Barry, president of multichannel operations and fulfillment consulting firm F. Curtis Barry & Co., explains what this means to direct-to-customer merchants.
Frederick’s of Hollywood Group Inc. has announced the completion of its acquisition led by a group consisting of HGI Funding LLC. The total transaction is valued at approximately $24.8 million.
Organize-It, a retailer for storage and organizational products, purchased specific assets only from on-line competitor StacksandStacks.com. The assets acquired include the stacksandstacks.com domain name along with associated blogs, website code database and email list.
LightInTheBox’s first-quarter increases were driven by the recovery of its wedding business, strong performance from ready-to-wear apparel, as well as the increasing contribution of its mobile commerce business.