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e-tailer

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Chinese e-tailer Alibaba prices IPO at $68, raising $21.8B

In the largest initial public offering in US history, Alibaba raises funds to fuel its global ambitions.

By September 18, 2014

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Can e-tailer Zappos demolish the brick-and-mortar model?

Making a play to attract fashionistas, the Amazon-owned online retailer tries its hand at social experiments in a bid to convince shoppers to abandon brick-and-mortar outlets for the Internet.

By August 18, 2013

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Southeast Asia e-tailer Lazada raises $100M in funding

Online retailer, which bills itself as the "Amazon of Southeast Asia," hopes to tap a market where online shopping has yet to gain traction.

By June 19, 2013

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Alibaba makes like Netflix, preps video-streaming service

China's mega e-tailer is roughly two months away from launching its own video-streaming service, modeled on Netflix and HBO, the company said on Sunday.

By June 14, 2015

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Helpling cleans up in Singapore with Uber-like 'sharing economy' model

The Uber for home cleaning, Helpling, lets you hire house cleaners either online or through an app. It's attracted a workforce of students who love the job's flexibility.

By June 10, 2015

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Lenovo to sell A7000 smartphone online in Asia

The Chinese maker of smartphones and PCs will partner with regional online retailer Lazada to sell its budget A7000 handset through flash sales.

By May 11, 2015

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Online marketplace Etsy prices IPO at $16 a share

The site, which specializes in arts and crafts, raises $267 million for a valuation of $1.8 billion.

By April 15, 2015

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Etsy's shares shoot up 86 percent in first day of trading

The online arts and crafts marketplace debuts on the Nasdaq stock exchange with shares trading at up to $35 per share.

By April 16, 2015

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Etsy seeks to raise $100 million in IPO

The online crafts marketplace plans to use the money to develop localized services and attract new members, among other things.

By March 4, 2015

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What could and should a Zappos brick-and-mortar store look like?

That's what the e-tailer tried to decide over the holidays, when it opened a Las Vegas pop-up store that let shoppers handle items before ordering. As CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains, the experiment could point to Zappos' future plans for opening physical stores.

January 29, 2015