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Cokes, smokes and clicks: How Oxxo corner stores are cashing in on Mexican e-commerce

Stroll the aisles of any Oxxo in Mexico and you will find the staples of convenience store sustenance: beer, cigarettes, enough candy to keep dentists at full employment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

A Mexican retailer is selling cokes, smokes and clicks

Oxxo, a retailer with more than 17,000 locations throughout Mexico, has cracked two of the biggest barriers to online shopping in the developing world: payments and pickup......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

BYOC: Council bill would let New Yorkers bring their own cups to stores and coffee shops

Councilman Mark Levine wants to see more muggings—but only in bodegas, corner stores and coffee houses.Levine introduced a bill Wednesday to create a "right to reuse," obligating every storefront... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 16th, 2019

Payless ShoeSource to start liquidation sales at stores

U.S. discount retailer Payless ShoeSource Inc said on Friday it would begin going-out-of-business sales at its U.S. and Puerto Rico stores on Feb. 17 and wind down its e-commerce operations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 15th, 2019

Cramer Explains How The "Little Guy" Benefits From Shopify, Square

Canadian e-commerce facilitator Shopify Inc (NYSE: SHOP) helps power online stores run by some of the biggest celebrities like Drake and Kyle Jenner. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 14th, 2019

Square adds mobile pay as part of move upmarket

Square Inc. got its start by enabling small businesses to accept credit cards in their stores, but the payment processor is now expanding its presence in e-commerce and mobile transactions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2019

Amazon Plans to Add Whole Foods Stores

Amazon.com is planning to build and expand Whole Foods stores across the U.S. to put more customers within range of the e-commerce giant’s two-hour delivery service......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 31st, 2018

Amazon has plans to open even more Whole Foods stores, and it shows the e-commerce giant has no intention to slow down its push into physical retail

Business Insider/Mary Hanbury Amazon has plans to open even more Whole Foods stores to make it.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Amazon plans to expand reach of its Whole Foods stores

Amazon.com Inc. is planning to build and expand Whole Foods stores across the U.S., people familiar with the plans said, to put more customers within range of the e-commerce giant’s two-hour delivery service......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 30th, 2018

Retail Report Card for 2018: From Walmart to Tiffany"s

Chains that invested to improve stores and boost their e-commerce businesses were rewarded in 2018 as a surging economy lifted consumer confidence and spending......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 30th, 2018

If we"re living through a “retail apocalypse,” why are e-commerce leaders like Amazon, Alibaba, and JD.com so focused on building brick-and-mortar stores? (AMZN, BABA, JD)

This is a preview of a res.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 29th, 2018

This is where retail apocalypse has spread to online from stores

Europe’s retail crisis is spreading from bricks-and-mortar stores to e-commerce as Asos Plc plunged the most in 4 1/2 years after warning that Christmas shopping got off to a disastrous start......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 17th, 2018

Birchbox eyes "casual beauty customers" with Walgreens launch

Online cosmetics retailer Birchbox made its debut inside several Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc stores across the United States on Thursday, one of many e-commerce companies expanding its physical presence to better connect with shoppers and drive sales......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 6th, 2018

Christopher & Banks closing up to 40 stores

Women's clothier Christopher & Banks plans to close 30 to 40 stores over the next two years but has seen a rise in e-commerce and expects net sales to increase in 2019, the company said in a quarterly call with analysts.  The Plymouth, Minnesota.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2018

Holiday shopping sees year-over-year growth in e-commerce, retail: First Data CEO

A brand new product is refuting reports of the death of brick-and-mortars stores, suggesting the data may be greatly exaggerated......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 27th, 2018

Black Friday Is Now Retail’s Digital Stress Test

The outsize e-commerce traffic on this day and Cyber Monday will be a proving ground for stores to show their online prowess......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 23rd, 2018

Thanksgiving e-commerce spend to top $3.7B, mobile accounting for one-third of sales - TechCrunch

TechCrunchThanksgiving e-commerce spend to top $3.7B, mobile accounting for one-third of salesTechCrunchThanksgiving, a day when brick-and-mortar stores tend.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 23rd, 2018

Walmart reports strong earnings, e-commerce gains; J.C. Penney falls short

The holiday season is shaping up to be fiercely competitive as stores fight for markets vacated by fallen icons, such as Toys R Us and Sears, and compete with online heavyweight Amazon......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 15th, 2018

Walmart reports strong earnings, e-commerce ahead of holidays

The season is shaping up to be fiercely competitive as stores fight for markets vacated by fallen icons, such as Toys R Us and Sears, and compete with online heavyweight Amazon......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 15th, 2018

Think Walmart Can’t Beat Amazon? Think Again: E-Commerce Extends Streak of Big Sales Gains

E-commerce shot up 43% last quarter. Walmart‘s strategy of blending stores.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 15th, 2018

Macy’s CEO says stores are important to the business even if they’re going to shrink

Macy’s talked up the importance of its bricks-and-mortar locations even as it plans to shrink stores and grow its e-commerce business......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2018