Commerce is increasingly melding bricks, clicks and multiple sales channels.
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The National Australia Bank (NAB)'s technology transformation delivered significant benefits in 2013 – paving the way for even greater change in 2014 as its new CIO takes the reins of one of the country's most ambitious IT transformations.
Uber and Airbnb are examples of a larger phenomenon, that Internet users often think they are operating outside of the legal concept of commerce. They aren't.
Australia Post has struck out again, now losing its appeal against Digital Post Australia for trademark infringement.
More specifically, China, which can leverage its manufacturing hub and market size. However, e-commerce sites in the region should first resolve key challenges with user interface, service support, and logistics.
China's largest e-payment service will waive newly introduced levy on online transactions if these are placed via mobile devices, as it looks to drive more users for its mobile app.
E-commerce giant is reportedly testing the service with India Post to cater to customers who don't want to make upfront payments, and in a country where 80 percent of online transactions are completed with cash-on-delivery.
The additional manpower will contribute to Square's goal of tripling the size of its engineering team in New York City within the next year.
Small retailers like Apricot Lane Peoria are driving transactions on the social network by offering a personal touch and using the Ecwid shopping cart app.
The Harris Poll finds that showrooming runs the other way too. Amazon appears to gain either way as does Walmart.
All industry reports and data are basically coming up with the same conclusion: 2013 is all about mobile.
Cynics, optimists and realists will all have valid points about Amazon's drone delivery plans. In the meantime, Amazon has managed to dominate the headlines on Cyber Monday.
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Third-party sellers in the country no longer have to agree to "price parity" clause.
Shop, click, and delivery in an hour. Singapore is a perfect place for this to happen, with its ubiquitous shopping malls and megamarts, so why isn't anyone doing it yet?