September 18, 2013
The House Judiciary Committee released basic principles pertaining to the issue of Internet sales tax. To develop these principles, the Committee received input directly from taxpayers, industry and trade groups, and representatives of state and local governments. The principles are …More...
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July 24, 2013
UPDATE July 25, 2013, 9:30 a.m.:The proposal to end the United States Postal Service’s door-to-door delivery service was approved by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee yesterday in a 22-17 vote. The plan now heads to the House of …More...
July 18, 2013
Shopping habits, shopping devices, and shopping locations are interchangeable in the customer’s eyes, which is why it’s more important than ever for merchants to offer a wide variety of omnichannel fulfillment options, according to Bill Toney, senior vice …More...
June 25, 2013
Beauty retailer Ulta Beauty announced on June 24 the appointment of Mary Dillon as its new CEO and member of the Board of Directors effective July 1, according to a press release. Dillon will replace interim CEO Dennis K. Eck who will …More...
June 6, 2013
In what SAP is calling an effort to deliver the next-generation ecommerce platform, the software firm has announced plans to acquire the Swiss-based omnichannel technology company hybris.
SAP, in a press release, said the move will “provide enterprises with the …More...
May 6, 2013
In order to compete with today’s multichannel retail environment, retailers must provide access to merchandise where shoppers want it. In order to do that, many companies are executing a ship-from-store model as part of the fulfillment supply chain, according …More...
April 10, 2013
The U.S. Postal Service has delayed the implementation of its new five-day mail delivery schedule until legislation is passed that provides the USPS with the authority to implement a financially appropriate and responsible delivery schedule, according to a statement …More...
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April 02, 2013
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March 6, 2013
It seems as though almost every major retailer is looking into making same-day delivery a reality. Amazon, eBay, Walmart, and the U.S. Postal Service are testing the waters of the delivery service, but there is still the question if …More...