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Toys “R” Us has a new e-commerce partner. The toy retailer’s digital and fulfillment services, which had been supported by Target since October, are now in the hands of Amazon. Today, shoppers who browse and select merchandise on the ToysRUs.com website will be redirected to the product’s page on Amazon.com where they can purchase the item....
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Amazon will soon provide third-party sellers with credit lines through a partnership with Goldman Sachs. As first reported by CNBC, small business owners who sell items through Amazon will soon have the opportunity to apply for credit lines up to $1 million through Goldman’s digital-banking offshoot, which is called Marcus. According to CNBC, potential borrowers...
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SAN JOSE, United States — EBay Inc Chief Executive Devin Wenig is stepping down amid the company’s ongoing operating review. Scott Schenkel, EBay’s chief financial officer, was appointed as interim CEO, the company announced Wednesday. The company said it will seek a permanent CEO and consider internal and external candidates. EBay shares fell 1.6 percent...
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Nike is one of the world’s healthiest brands, according to a new index by ranking compiler YouGov. The Swoosh, ranked No. 8, was one of just two non-tech centric companies to crack into the top 10, the other being Ikea (No. 7). In its report, YouGov noted that the public’s perception of Nike health hasn’t...
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OTTAWA, Canada — Same-day shipping is becoming the norm for online shoppers but for smaller merchants it can be a logistical nightmare. That’s where Shopify Inc. can step in, said Ric Kostick, chief executive of 100% Pure. The natural skincare company ships up to 5,000 orders a day from its own warehouse in San Jose,...
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Will Poulter is scared of the sun after starring in ‘Midsommar.’ ⁣⁠ The ambitious film, out July 3, is director Ari Aster’s follow-up to his breakout feature debut, “Hereditary.” Aster has described the sunny folk horror as a breakup film, and interrelationships are at the heart of the conflict and ensuing terror. Poulter plays the...
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When examined demographically and by region, online cross-border sellers are a diverse crowd with older cohorts showing more selling savvy their younger generations, according to the latest quarterly Global Seller Index report from Payoneer. The report is based on a sample of over 100,000 merchants actively selling on international marketplaces. Results are tracked against previous...
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March 12, 2019: Sergio Rossi has debuted its first boutique on Mount Street in London, next to Balenciaga, Christopher Kane, Roksanda and other luxury names. The shop, which spans 1,080 square feet, has been in the works for two years and will replace the former Sergio Rossi store at 207 Sloane St. The space was...
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Gucci is not traveling far for its cruise 2020 fashion show — instead, it has selected one of the most striking sites in Rome: the Capitoline Museums. The show will be held May 28 and the choice of the location results from creative director Alessandro Michele’s ongoing interest in “the Old World,” said the company,...
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