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OmnichannelSep 09, 2015 11:52 AM By Mike O'Brien
Toys R Us, ahead of the holiday crowd, slashed its free shipping threshold for Toys R Us and Babies R Us from $49 to $19 except for some heavy/large items.
OmnichannelSep 09, 2015 10:26 AM By Mike O'Brien
Uber plans to provide dozens of retail and apparel brands in New York and San Francisco with same-day delivery, and is in talks with ecommerce platforms.
OmnichannelSep 04, 2015 10:30 AM By MCM Staff
The peak holiday season this year is beginning to look a lot like … last year, only more so in terms of customer expectations on faster delivery, flexible options and a mobile-friendly experience, retailers and experts told Multichannel Merchant this week.
OmnichannelSep 03, 2015 1:36 PM By MCM Staff
Online retailer ThinkGeek is partnering with new owner GameStop to open up its first brick-and-mortar store this fall in Orlando, FL.
OmnichannelSep 02, 2015 1:52 PM By Mike O'Brien
Pickup app Curbside has expanded to New York and Los Angeles, and is testing an updated pickup location with color-coded lights to signal shoppers.
OmnichannelAug 28, 2015 10:40 AM By Tim Parry
Chico’s FAS has announced it is exploring strategic alternatives for Boston Proper, the direct-to-customer women’s apparel retailer it acquired for $205 million just four years ago. Here’s a look at this weeks’ news, commentary and events that shaped the direct-to-customer world… and more.
OmnichannelAug 27, 2015 2:51 PM By MCM Staff
Uncovering the latest insights into the online shopper’s expectations during the holiday shopping season, a new survey by eBay Enterprise and CFI Group reveals that consumers desire multiple ordering and more shipping options; while proving that product availability and late deliveries have the biggest impact on retailers’ bottom line.
OmnichannelAug 21, 2015 4:36 PM By MCM Staff
In a week heavy with retail financials from major companies, there were some clear winners and losers.
OmnichannelAug 21, 2015 4:19 PM By Mike O'Brien
While reporting a strong Q2 with revenue and income gains and higher guidance, Target Corp. said its supply chain needs to align with omnichannel realities.
OmnichannelAug 20, 2015 1:59 PM By Mike O'Brien
Sears Holding Corp. showed a rare profit in Q2 thanks to property sales, while overall sales declined by 27.3%; comp sales were down at Sears and Kmart.