E-commerce articles

Amazon is quietly expanding its retail presence

Amazon is planning to launch dozens of pop-up stores in shopping malls across the US over the coming year according to a source familiar with the matter as reported by Business Insider.

QVC is buying e-commerce site Zulily for $2.4 billion

Liberty Interactive, parent company of television shopping specialist QVC, has agreed to acquire e-commerce company Zulily for $2.4 billion, or $18.75 per share. That price represents a 49 percent premium over the $12.57 shares were trading at last Friday.

Amazon's same-day delivery service is now free with Prime

Amazon’s same-day delivery service is now included free of charge for Prime members. There are, however, a couple of limitations that you’ll certainly want to make note of – especially if you’re considering joining Prime specifically for same-day delivery. …

Etsy pops in IPO debut despite not yet turning a profit

Popular peer-2-peer e-commerce site Etsy finished its initial public offering on a high note. The company priced its IPO at $16 overnight (the upper end of its expected $14 to $16 range) with shares debuting at $31 on the Nasdaq Thursday morning.