Already dominant in its home country, Alibaba plans to do a lot more around the world in the coming year.
The Menlo Park, Calif., company specializes in online gift-giving that's somewhere between a gift card and a specific gift.
Romain Voog previously served as president of Amazon France. His appointment at Global Fashion Group comes alongside a $34.7 million investment from venture capitalists.
New Chinese reforms allow foreign investors 100 percent ownership of their e-commerce companies in Shanghai's Free Trade Zone.
Social networks are poised to become even more personal as they become a vehicle for e-commerce, too, predicts the co-founder of a payment processing startup.
The search giant plans to go after Amazon in an effort to beef up product search and e-commerce offerings. Google's first target: groceries.
The e-commerce company added physical goods to its Mexico website, including baby products, DVDs, tools and appliances.
The company's latest acquisition adds advertising retargeting technology.
The new e-commerce feature, for now, will appear on the digital-scrapbooking site's iPhone and iPad apps in the US. But it's coming to the Android app too.
The e-tail giant will be separating its online payment and commerce companies in mid July. Shares will be split, tax-free, right down the middle for current shareholders.