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Sephora Opens Flagship Store on a Marketplace in China  May 13, 2015 10:15 AM By MCM Staff

Global beauty retailer Sephora has launched its first and only Chinese online flagship store on a marketplace used by consumers in China. Here’s why Sephora says joining this marketplace will significantly help in its ecommerce and overall retail strategy for China.

Alibaba Group Replaces CEO  May 07, 2015 11:21 AM By Tim Parry

Daniel Zhang, currently Chief Operating Officer of Alibaba Group, will become CEO of Alibaba Group, effective May 10. Zhang will replace Jonathan Lu, who will remain on Alibaba Group’s board of directors as Vice Chairman. Also, here’s a look at how Alibaba Group performed for the quarter that ended on March 31.

FAA Allows Drone Testing Beyond Line of Sight  May 06, 2015 5:34 PM By Mike O'Brien

The FAA said it will allow commercial testing of drones beyond pilot line-of-sight, making drone deliveries by Amazon and Google a bit closer to reality.

Pitney Bowes to Acquire Competitor Borderfree  May 05, 2015 5:30 PM By Mike O'Brien

Pitney Bowes Inc. said it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire competitor Borderfree.

Scot Wingo Resigns as ChannelAdvisor’s CEO  May 04, 2015 6:22 PM By Tim Parry

Scot Wingo resigned as CEO of ChannelAdvisor, the company he co-founded in 1999, on April 28, according to an 8-K filing made Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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.

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.

American Eagle Outfitters Expands to Chile and Peru  Mar 25, 2015 10:51 AM By Tim Parry

American Eagle Outfitters is continuing its Latin American growth with a series of licensed stores throughout Chile and Peru. Here’s a look at American Eagle’s latest global partnership.

Magento Launches Ecommerce Program for SMBs  Mar 25, 2015 10:08 AM By Tim Parry

Good news for small- and medium-size retailers left in the dark with the impending shutdown of Amazon Webstore: eBay Enterprise has announced the availability of its new Magento Small Business program to help emerging businesses quickly deploy affordable online Magento storefronts.






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