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.
Farmersville Police Accepting Packages To Prevent Theft On DoorstepsBlack Friday and Cyber Monday are over, and your online orders will soon start arriving at your doorstep. So, police in Farmersville have come up with a new way to prevent package thefts.
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.
Tips For Protecting Your Personal Information While Shopping OnlineThe days of camping in front of stores for the best deals are over. Now, shoppers are on websites, hoping to grab discounted gifts on a computer or smartphone.
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.
Walmart To Offer Black Friday Deals Early On Its WebsiteWalmart hopes to tempt shoppers with online deals before Black Friday. It's even beginning some online deals on Thursday.
Walmart Looking Ahead To Digital FutureWalmart is all about online right now, anticipating that digital sales over next year will rise about 40 percent and that it will double the number of U.S. curbside locations for online grocery shoppers at its stores.
Online Retailers Offer Trendy Looks For Plus-Size GuysA crop of internet retailers are finally catering to a long-ignored group. Bigger men are going online to find fashionable threads in larger sizes.
Kohl's To Start Accepting Amazon Returns At Some StoresKohl's, which is opening some in-store Amazon shops, will start accepting returns for the online retailer at some of its stores in Los Angeles and Chicago starting next month.
Target Bumps Holiday Hiring Up By 40 PercentTarget said that it plans to hire about 100,000 workers for the coming holiday season, up from the 70,000 workers that the company hired a year ago. The seasonal workers will mostly be stocking shelves and fulfilling online orders.
EU Fines Google A Record 2.42 Billion EurosThe European Union's competition watchdog slapped a record 2.42 billion euro ($2.72 billion) fine on internet giant Google on Tuesday for breaching antitrust rules with its online shopping service.