Pinduoduo cements position as China’s...
Alibaba and JD.com have been in a war over the Chinese e-commerce space for a decade or so, but a third player called...
Jewelry startup AUrate raises $13M
AUrate, a startup selling gold jewelry directly to consumers, announced today that it has raised $13 million in Series...
Skubana raises $5.4M for its e-commerce...
Skubana, a startup promising to help e-commerce business manage what can be a dizzying array of logistical challenges,...
Report: SoftBank-backed Brandless gets a new CEO...
Brandless, a direct-to-consumer purveyor of food, beauty, and personal care products, says that every item it makes is...
Shopify Ping adds support for Apple Business Chat...
Last year Shopify announced Shopify Ping, a free unified messaging platform for merchants to communicate directly with...
300M-user meme site Imgur raises $20M from Coil...
Meme creators have never gotten their fair share. Remixed and reshared across the web, their jokes props up social...
Lifestyle goods resale marketplace StockX raises...
Detroit-based StockX, which provides a way for people to resell luxury and lifestyle goods including streetwear, bags,...
Dirty Lemon parent Iris Nova will fund and...
Iris Nova, the Coca-Cola-backed startup that creates Dirty Lemon beverages, is announcing plans to spend $100...
Walmart now accepts SNAP for online grocery...
Walmart has been working to address the needs of low-income shoppers for some time. More recently, it’s been...
Wedding dress customizer Anomalie raises $13M as...
David’s Bridal once owned 50% of the $36 billion wedding gown market before it filed for bankruptcy last year....
Tundra, the zero-fee wholesale marketplace, picks...
Tundra, a new zero-commission wholesale marketplace, has today announced the close of $12 million in Series A funding....
JD.com’s logistics arm raises a $218 million...
The logistics division of JD.com, Alibaba’s closest e-commerce competitor in China, has raised 1.5 billion yuan...
What startup names are most effective?
Entrepreneurs take a long journey when naming their brainchild, comparable to a parent naming their own flesh and...
The next service marketplace wave: Vertical...
Ivan Smolnikov Contributor Ivan Smolnikov is the CEO and founder of Smartcat, the market network platform for the...
The next service marketplace wave: Vertical...
Ivan Smolnikov Contributor Ivan Smolnikov is the CEO and founder of Smartcat, the market network platform for the...
Comscore raises $20M with an option to bump it to...
Comscore’s name is usually in the news because of its widely-cited research and stats around media traffic and...
Sam’s Club launches alcohol delivery through...
Walmart -owned Sam’s Club is expanding into same-day alcohol delivery, the retailer announced this morning. The...
FedEx lures online sellers with two-day air...
International shipping giant FedEx is showing it’s serious about attracting the ecommerce crowd after a...
Carrefour sale shifts the balance of power in...
Hot on the heels of Amazon’s decision to shutter its local marketplace, Carrefour — another global commerce...
Cartier, Bulgari and other luxury brands are...
Not long ago, people in China would need to visit a posh, stylish mall for luxury shopping. That’s rapidly...