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NetSuite to Acquire Bronto Software for $200 Million  Apr 23, 2015 11:16 AM By MCM Staff

NetSuite announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Bronto Software Inc., for $200 million. See what this will mean for both companies.

Target Website Overwhelmed by Lilly Pulitzer Launch  Apr 20, 2015 1:48 PM By Daniela Forte

It’s hard to believe (or maybe not) that a brand launching in Target could cause such a commotion. See what happened when Lilly Pulitzer launched for Target.

Omnichannel Efforts Increasing, but Not Profitable  Apr 15, 2015 8:16 AM By Tim Parry

While the amount of money, energy and time retailers and consumer goods manufacturers are spending to improve their omnichannel sales capabilities, but only 16 percent of companies say they can fulfill omnichannel demand profitably today. Here’s more from this report a new report prepared for JDA Software Group by PwC.

UNIQLO to Leverage JD.com’s Warehouses and Same-Day Delivery Network  Apr 12, 2015 10:07 AM By Tim Parry

UNIQLO is the first international clothing brand on JD.com’s marketplace platform to warehouse its merchandise in the company’s facilities, which will enable customers in eligible areas to take advantage of JD.com’s same- and next-day delivery service.

FAA Gives Amazon Green Light on Drone Testing – Again  Apr 11, 2015 6:39 PM By Mike O'Brien

The FAA again gave Amazon permission for drone testing, a month after complaints that a previous approval was moot because the vehicle had become obsolete.

Walgreens to Close 200 U.S. Stores by 2017  Apr 09, 2015 2:34 PM By Daniela Forte

Walgreens announces the closure of 200 U.S. stores by 2017 as part of a cost-cutting initiative. See what this will mean for the company.

Partnership Offers Merchants Tools to Simplify Cross-Border Trading  Apr 08, 2015 4:34 PM By Tim Parry

Jointly developed by Alibaba.com and Bigcommerce, the custom-built cross-border trading application allows Bigcommerce clients to source unique products from the largest manufacturing hub in the world.

FedEx Will Buy TNT Express for $4.8 Billion  Apr 07, 2015 6:49 AM By Tim Parry

FedEx Corporation and TNT Express N.V. have reached conditional agreement on recommended all-cash public offer of €8.00 per ordinary TNT Express share. The transaction represents an implied equity value for TNT Express of €4.4 billion, or $4.8 billion U.S.

USPS Delays Parcel Price Increase  Apr 02, 2015 2:28 PM By Mike O'Brien

The USPS has put on hold planned pricing increases in parcel services until all pricing requests across products were approved by the PRC.

Ace Hardware Expands In-Store Pickup Nationwide  Mar 31, 2015 12:31 PM By Mike O'Brien

In yet another reflection of growing omnichannel demand, Ace Hardware announced the national expansion of its in-store pickup program, launched as a pilot in 2014.






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