Customers who buy online are seeking opinions from other users to help them make their purchase decisions. This is indicated by a study carried out by Tandem (specializing in consulting marketplaces)

New York - Many retailers worldwide have brought forward their holidays deals and discounts. Starting with a quite early and comprehensive Black Friday campaign has been one of the tactics most seen

Walmart has topped Fortune magazine’s list of the 500 most valuable companies in the US once more. 16 other fashion retailers have also made the list, but none of them are newcomers. FashionUni

Amazon has bought Body Labs, a body-scanning startup that creates true-to-life 3D body models, for an undisclosed sum. The online retail giant has declined to comment on the acquisition, however, Bod

In a move that is termed rare in case of global ecommerce giant Amazon, the company has axed several hundred jobs at its Seattle headquarters and elsewhere, according to a Seattle Times report. Quoti

Amazon is celebrating its 20th birthday on July 15 with a Prime Day sale, which the online retailer states will feature more deals than Black Friday, exclusively for its Prime members. New and existi

Online retailer Amazon has come under criticism because of its disposal of returned and unsold items. According to reports by German public-service television broadcaster ZDF and German business week

Amazon Inc. has announced that Australian consumers will now have to use the company's Australian website rather than the U.S. one beginning July 1 in order to avoid a new sales tax on certain import

Shopping for high-end groceries in France may be about to get a little easier. Monoprix, one of France's top supermarket and household item chains, has announced it will start selling some of its

The UK’s trade union GMB is staging protests across the UK against ‘inhumane working conditions’ in Amazon warehouses. Hundreds are expected to take part in the protests at Amazon w

Amazon Fashion Europe has launched a new fall/winter collection under its activewear label Aurique that consists of a wide range of workout outfits and athleisure styles, including leggings, sports b

Online retail giant Amazon has been named as one of the retail industry's ‘fastest growing social media’ brands, according to the latest Retail Social Media Benchmark results from eDigita

Amazon has earned the ire of Europe and Germany. The company is currently Germany's largest retailer and an online host for smaller stores, and can now add target for an anti-trust probe to their lis

Amazon India announced over the weekend the acquisition of a minority stake in multi-retailer Shopper Stop. The Rs 179.25-crore deal entitles Amazon to sell its products online exclusively on the e-r

Amazon has started selling fashion and athletic apparel in Brazil after five years trading in the Latin American country. The e-commerce giant started diversifying its Brazilian offer in October last

E-commerce giant Amazon has been named the ‘most valuable’ retail brand across pure retail, luxury brands, apparel, and the fast food sector, in the inaugural BrandZ Top 75 ‘most va

Italy is becoming notorious for making sure retail companies don't skip out on even so much as a dime in taxes. Today, the country's tax authority has announced that Amazon has agreed to pay 100 mill

Amazon has signed up 10 million new members over the holiday season for its fast, free shipping initiative, Amazon Prime, which has helped the online retailer to a record-breaking season. To mark th

Amazon Prime shipped over five billion items worldwide in 2017 in addition to adding a record breaking number of new members, according to Business of Fashion. This marked the first time that Amazon

It's now a race between Amazon and Walmart to see who will get to claim the coveted prize of Flipkart. As FashionUnited reported last month, Walmart seemed to be on its way to closing a deal to take

London - Amid rumours surrounding Amazon foray into fashion last October, the US internet giant has quietly launched not one, not two but seven private fashion brands, including womenswear, menswear,

Amazon is increasing its minimum wage to 15 US dollars an hour for all full-time, part-time, temporary and seasonal employees in the United States, after a report by nonprofit organization New Food E

London - Artificial Intelligence (A.I) is one of the leading technologies powering innovation in retail, with online giant Amazon leading the way with its smart-speaker personal assistant Amazon Echo

As online giant Amazon announced yesterday, the company “celebrated its biggest holiday” season this year, with more than four million people starting Prime free trials or beginning paid

It's no secret that Amazon is on a quest for global retail domination. Their next target in their quest is Australia. While Amazon did not give a specific date, they are hoping to roll out in the cou

With Black Friday just around the corner, online giant Amazon has suffered a major data breach that saw customers’ emails and names being posted on the company’s website. The website anno

Online giant Amazon has teamed up with New Jersey police this Christmas season to catch would-be parcel thieves in the act. Police in Jersey City are installing doorbell cameras and GPs-fitted dummy

Amazon has partnered up with cross-border, cross-currency payment company Western Union to make it easier for online shoppers to buy items from abroad. Customers in select countries will be able to s

That Amazon is taking the world by storm – a digital one – is no news. But that the e-commerce’s giant’s foray in fashion is already bearing fruits, is. Analysts expect Amazo

Tokyo Fashion Week, the biggest fashion festival of Japan, has a new headline sponsor, Amazon Japan, replacing Mercedes-Benz who have supported the event for 10 seasons. The online retailer has signe