Walmart Tests New In-Home Grocery Delivery

| Daniela Forte

Marc Lore, Walmart’s head of ecommerce for the U.S., talked about the company’s testing of in-home grocery delivery during a keynote presentation at Shop.org, the latest in a string of disruptive moves by the big-box giant as it battles head-to-head with Amazon. See what Lore had to say about the new offering and how he views its potential for expansion.

Back-to-School Ecommerce Sales Saw a 3% Increase

| Daniela Forte

Overall ecommerce sales for the back-to-school shopping season increased by 3% over 2016. A recent study by NetElixir found a strong and continuous trend of consumers using their mobile devices for online shopping. Here are some other back-to-school results found in the study.

Holiday Retail Sales Expected to Reach $1.5 Trillion

| Daniela Forte

Holiday retail sales are expected to rise 4% to 4.5% over last year’s shopping season to a potential total of $1.5 trillion according to a Deloitte study. Here are some other predictions being made about the upcoming holiday season and what it could mean for retailers.

How Keds Is Transforming in a Digital World

| Daniela Forte

Keds, a popular sneaker brand that has been around since 1916, has seen many changes over the years, but probably none have been as big a shift as its adoption of a digital approach. Here is how this iconic brand is changing with the tides of the digital age.

American Apparel Launches New Ecommerce Site

| Daniela Forte

Eight months after being acquired by Canadian apparel company Gildan out of bankruptcy for $88 million, American Apparel has emerged as an ecommerce-only concern with a relaunch of its website. See what has stayed the same and what has changed about this new launch.

Camping World Acquires TheHouse.com

| MCM Staff

Camping World Holdings, Inc., a network of RV-centric retail locations, announced plans to purchase TheHouse.com. See what Camping World and TheHouse.com executives had to say about the acquisition.