Broadening its reach beyond pure music streaming, Spotify now lets users buy merchandise from artists through the app.
Watch the highlights from the Her Universe fashion show that put Iron Man, Loki and Pokemon on the runway in clothes designed by geeky fans.
The battle to offer more same-day shipping brings together Google and Barnes & Noble, who hope to take on Amazon.
In the world of "Star Wars" merchandise, there are winners and there are epic fails. Crave's Amanda Kooser takes Nestle's new "Star Wars" coffee maker to task and issues a plea for marvelous merch.
Lego gets a head start on merchandising the new "Star Wars" movie with a funny remake of the celebrated cast photo of a script-reading session.
Artist Cory Arcangel makes a statement with his new clothes for Internet fiends, but wearers can decide for themselves what the line means for them.
Both companies are taking a page out of the Samsung playbook, which previously created a store-within-a-store at Best Buy to sell its mobile gear.
Former fashion CEO Angela Ahrendts joins Apple this week as head of retail and online stores. Expectations are high that she'll bring a new burst of pizzazz.
Still in beta, eBay Now will allow users to arrange for same-day shipping of goods purchased from local retailers.
The company battling Groupon in online-bargain category is broadening its offering from services to stuff in order to keep pace.