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Smartphones, tablets to fatten holiday e-commerce sales

Retail e-commerce sales will be up 15 percent this year, and mobile shoppers will drive a hefty portion of that growth, eMarketer says.

By September 5, 2013

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Amazon wants to hire 80,000 temp workers for holidays

The e-commerce site's massive fulfillment network continues to grow as it kicks off its busiest time of year.

By October 15, 2014

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Holidays drive record-breaking e-commerce

U.S. online retail spending reached a record-breaking $43.4 billion in the fourth quarter of 2010, Comscore reports.

By February 4, 2011

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Best Buy's online conundrum: Nailing e-commerce

The electronics giant's biggest challenge--doubling down on online sales--is a common issue for most conventional retailers. Welcome to the mad e-commerce rush.

By December 13, 2011

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Online holiday spending up, but not as much as expected

ComScore finds US online shoppers using desktop computers spent 10 percent more than last holiday season, propelled by gadget sales. It was expecting an increase of 14 percent.

By December 26, 2013

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Tablets outdo phones when closing holiday-shopping deals

For online shopping, smartphones are good for browsing but tablets are used more when it's time to make a purchase. Also, iOS outdoes Android.

By November 29, 2013

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PayPal accepts prepaid gift cards in time for holidays

The company has created a patent-pending technology to accept prepaid cards on PayPal-compatible sites.

By November 27, 2013

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Amazon lets third-party sellers in on holiday deals

The online retail giant gives third-party merchants a chance to promote their own holiday specials on the sites popular holiday deals pages.

By October 21, 2013

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​Amazon to open first physical store

As the holiday shopping season draws near, the e-commerce giant is about to take its fight with retailers offline, according to The Wall Street Journal.

By October 9, 2014

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eBay misses slightly on revenue, but PayPal stays strong

The company's marketplace business continues to grow, despite a security breach in the spring, but it doesn't meet Wall Street's expectations for overall revenue.

By October 15, 2014