Target Aims To Boost Same-Day Delivery By Acquiring ShiptTarget plans to boost its same-day delivery capability by paying $550 million for Shipt, its latest move to try to catch up with Amazon.
Walmart Changing Its Legal Name In Shift To Online ShoppingThe world's largest retailer said Wednesday that it will change its legal name from Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to Walmart Inc. as it shifts away from physical stores in an age of online shopping.
Google Blocks YouTube On Amazon Devices In Escalating FeudGoogle is pulling its popular YouTube video service from Amazon's Fire TV and Echo Show devices in an escalating feud that has caught consumers in the crossfire.
The Best Tech Gifts For 2017A review of the best gifts to get for the techie in your life this holiday season.
Cyber Monday Shoppers Expected To Click "Buy" More This YearGet ready to shop ‘til you drop without ever getting up from your desk or maybe even leaving your house. It’s Cyber Monday and retailers are trying to entice you to click the "buy" button online.
Even In The Amazon Era, Black Friday Shows Stores Are AliveRetailers worked hard to attract shoppers to stores on Black Friday, offering in-person deals meant to counter the ease of shopping by phone on Amazon.
Retailers Look To Woo Holiday Shoppers From Rivals, As Amazon GrowsEven as retailers are counting on a lift from a better economy, they're looking beyond economic data and mapping out ways to pick up sales from other retailers, all as Amazon expands its reach.
Area School Kids Get Boost From AmazonAmazon associates in North Texas delivered $15,000 worth of backpacks filled with school supplies and $24,000 to support science, technology, engineering efforts to six schools in Dallas and Fort Worth.
Amazon Heads Into The Holidays With Magnified Store PresenceOnline retailer Amazon now has more than a dozen stores selling toys, electronics and small gifts. This could make a massive impact heading into the holiday shopping season.
Dallas Has Fighting Chance To Host Amazon's Second HQIt looks like Dallas has a fighting chance to be Amazon's choice for its second headquarters in the US.
Some Retailers Are Joining Alliances With Either Amazon Or WalmartFeeling the upheaval in retail, some store chains are making strategic alliances, and that can mean picking sides. Amazon and Walmart are both assembling coalitions.
Retailers Try To Step Up Their Game Heading Into The HolidaysFrom dangling more discounts to expanding business hours to sprucing up stores, retailers are pulling out all the stops for the critical holiday shopping season.