• Mobiles, fitness products, appliances lead Amazon year-end sales 16 Dec 2019 10:40 Bengaluru: Latest smartphone models, health and fitness products, and appliances are the most popular categories this month for Amazon India. These categories, and fashion were in great demand among its customers so far this month, and is expected to lead …
  • Kareena Kapoor Khan Unveils the Remodeled All New Forever 21 at Orion Mall, Bangalore 16 Dec 2019 08:32 Forever 21, the most adored international fast fashion destination, from Los Angeles, California, part of the Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd. unveiled the remodeled all-new Forever 21 store, with Bollywood's ultimate style diva and trendsetter …
  • Smart Light Bulb Market Share, Size 2020: Global Industry Details by Top Players, Price, Raw Materials, Recent Trends, Supply-Demand, Development Trend and End User Analysis, Outlook for 2023 16 Dec 2019 08:09 Dec 16, 2019 (The Expresswire) -- Global Smart Light Bulb Market gives exceptional analysis and Forecast of industry over the time period of 2020-2023. The analysis states all the factors affecting the growth of the Smart Light Bulb market, highlighting …
  • Nithin Kamath on how to get millennials to invest in equity markets 16 Dec 2019 07:51 Everyone is catching up with us as far as pricing is concerned. But on the product side, there is still some catching up to do, says Nithin Kamath, Founder & CEO, Zerodha. Excerpts from an interview with ETNOW. When it comes to the disruption in the …
  • Ecommerce consumer law may include social media shopping 16 Dec 2019 04:29 BENGALURU: The government is thinking of regulating products and services sold on social networks such as Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and WhatsApp under the upcoming rules to protect consumers who transact on ecommerce portals. The move comes amid …
  • Soon, use FASTags to buy fuel in select cities 16 Dec 2019 03:51 Soon, you can use FASTags to buy fuel in Ahmedabad, Mumbai and Chandigarh. This will be the first such service in India, claims 1Pay, the company which has provided the technology for the facility to one of the largest private sector banks that will issue …
  • 8 credit card misconceptions versus the reality 16 Dec 2019 01:45 Portability and elimination of carrying around hard cash are just a couple of the pros of using a credit card. As much as it makes life easier, it can also be a cause of financial trouble if you don't take care of your spending via a card and are not …
  • Tesla Model 3 Cooler From Tesmanian — CleanTechnica Review 15 Dec 2019 22:12 Uncategorized Published on December 15th, 2019 | by Zachary Shahan 0 December 15th, 2019 by Zachary Shahan  While the Tesla Model 3 is essentially the most complete car on the market (imho), there are places and ways that it can be improved. In many cases, …
  • China Expat Entrepreneur: In Search of Asia's Perrier 15 Dec 2019 20:50 American entrepreneur Ian Ford has lived in China for more than two decades. R Flannery As China’s wealth has soared in the past two decades, the country has become one of the world’s largest spirits markets. Asia on the whole – particularly India and …
  • Peter Handke: The Nobel prize-winning author accused of praising war criminals 15 Dec 2019 14:57 Peter Handke, the Austrian author who received the Nobel Prize in Literature on Tuesday, said recently that he hated opinions. “I like literature,” he added, in a bad-tempered exchange during a news conference in Stockholm last week. Unfortunately for …
  • 14 of the coolest and most interesting streets in Merseyside 15 Dec 2019 09:39 In Liverpool and the rest of Merseyside we are spoilt for choice when it comes to amazing areas to live, socialise and work. Our vibrant city centre has something for everyone, with top museums, an impressive library, a range of theatres, first class …
  • £1.6m heroin smuggling suspect Shashi Dhar Sahnan 'may be hiding in Spain' 15 Dec 2019 06:14 A suspected heroin smuggler with family in Birmingham may be lying low on the Costa del Crime, detectives believe. Shashi Dhar Sahnan – an alleged narcotics baron who wears a hearing aid – vanished after a £1.6 million haul of heroin was uncovered at a …
  • Dubai has seen my growth: Sonu Nigam 15 Dec 2019 05:27 The singer reminisces about his first visit to the city over two decades ago, as he reflects on his career and life in a candid chat with City Times ahead of his concert here on January 10, 2020. "It's my first time here (at Khaleej Times)," …
  • The US-China Trade War Reaches a Truce- China Market Lessons to Learn 15 Dec 2019 02:04 Op/Ed by Chris Devonshire-Ellis  China and the US have reached a rapprochement in their 18-month long tariff war, with both sides agreeing to split their differences. The US has agreed to a rollback of half the tariffs imposed on US$350 billion of …
  • Top 10 gift ideas for the travelers on your holiday shopping list 14 Dec 2019 21:00 Just to the left of my computer screen, I can see my open suitcase spilling onto the floor of our vacation rental. Try as I might to ditch them, mounds of my stuff follow me around the world. So when it comes to the holiday season, it’s a battle to keep …
  • Sook Siam celebrates first anniversary and Bt1 billion in revenue 14 Dec 2019 19:52 Muang Sook Siam at Iconsiam has plenty to celebrate this month as it marks its first birthday and higher-than-expected revenue of Bt1 billion. Designed to showcase Thai lifestyles to the world, it has succeeded in drawing both visitors both Thais and …
  • Women bikers scorch a path in the male-dominated space 14 Dec 2019 18:22 Candida Louis fell in love with motorbikes when in school. She used to ride pillion as her father took her on long journeys in and around her hometown of Hubli in Karnataka. She was elated when her father gifted her a Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350 when she …
  • Normalcy returning to Tripura as markets reopen 14 Dec 2019 17:17 Agartala (Tripura) [India], Dec 14 (ANI): After continuous protest over Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, Tripura is gradually returning to normalcy as shops and markets opened on Saturday and people were seen shopping at local markets. "From the …
  • Amid CAB protests US, Canada issues travel advisory for citizens: 'Avoid 'non-essential' travel to Northeast' 14 Dec 2019 14:52 Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 After United States, now Canada has asked its citizens to avoid "non-essential travel to the northeast in view of the ongoing protests against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act. Canada embassy issued a travel …
  • SBI customers could lose all their money just by doing this: Bank issues warning 14 Dec 2019 14:52 10 facts about ransomeware India's largest bank, the State Bank of India, has issued a warning to all of its customers about the potential risk of charging your phones at public charging stations. According to the bank's notice, hackers could steal …
  • Protest Against Citizenship Act At Delhi's Jantar Mantar 14 Dec 2019 13:59 Citizenship Act: People protest against the amended Citizenship Act in Delhi's Jantar Mantar New Delhi: Hundreds of people gathered in central Delhi's Jantar Mantar today in protest against the government over the amended Citizenship Act. The Delhi …
  • The crazy stuff banks do for the ultra-rich 14 Dec 2019 13:34 Just the other day, a private bank approached Nisha Lall's team at Club Concierge with a peculiar request. The bank wanted the Club to arrange a month-long honeymoon – covering all continents - for a high-value account-holder."It was funny because …
  • Eco-friendly entrepreneur quits IT to declare war on plastic 14 Dec 2019 10:39 Tina Beyer, an IT professional, left Kerala, India after marrying a South African engineer. Adjusting to a new country brought its own challenges - one of them being employment. Finding it difficult to get a job, she turned lemons into lemonade and …
  • FASTag compulsory from Sunday, here's all you need to know! 14 Dec 2019 10:39 By Online Desk Tired of waiting in long queues at toll booths on national highways? Worry not! With the introduction of FASTags, it is now possible to make payments in a jiffy.  Road Transport and Highways Ministery has announced that it is mandatory for …
  • Thai Bank M&A Is About Coups and Condoms 14 Dec 2019 07:35 At 1.8 times book value, the first major overseas acquisition by a Thai bank isn’t cheap. But the mid-tier Indonesian lender was a coveted asset. At one stage, Singapore’s Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. had weighed a bid. Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui Financial …
  • A sugary, sweet X'mas: Kerala Rum cake, Goa's Be... 14 Dec 2019 06:44 With his blood sugar, Bishubabu, the ex-school teacher was getting nostalgic about his cake-eating days on Boro Din (Boro=big), Kolkata’s very own version of Christmas. Everyone from all walks of life would eat a plum or fruitcake at this time but the …
  • India Becoming a Top Tourism Target for Georgia 14 Dec 2019 06:36 Delta Air Lines Inc.’s revived nonstop flight to India Dec. 22 may not be taking off from Atlanta, but it is helping spur some hopeful conversation about the future of travel and tourism between India and Georgia. The hometown airline ruffled feathers …
  • Malls make a killing by turning into one stop for all the wedding shopping 14 Dec 2019 02:45 By Meenal Arora MUMBAI: The place is abuzz, just as in a typical big fat Indian wedding. The scene — replete with priests, wedding planners, décor, cake specialists, photographers, makeup artists and gifts — is replicated across at least half a dozen malls …
  • No act of kindness is ever wasted 14 Dec 2019 01:03 0 Comments No act of kindness is ever wasted Independent.ie Last week I went to a beautiful talk on kindness given by Tracey Piggott organized by the Wexford Chamber of Commerce in which she shared stories about moments of kindness she had experienced in …
  • Go Ahead! Be Boring: Buy 3 Mid 13 Dec 2019 21:14 I undertake a Zacks Chief Investment Officer (CIO) survey 4 times a year. The most recent survey I completed in late November. Want one of the most interesting tidbits, with salient investor insight into 2020?   This CIO group thinks large-cap stocks ( …
  • The books you need to pack for the best summer reads 13 Dec 2019 18:12 Reading is one of life's great pleasures - is there anything better than the pleasure of a quiet hour to yourself to devour a new book? Whether you're looking for stocking fillers or the best summer holiday reading, this is the Canvas guide to the …
  • PhonePe crosses 5 billion transactions, grows five times in one year 13 Dec 2019 16:16 Digital payments platform PhonePe on Friday announced that it has crossed 5 billion transactions on its app. Bengaluru-headquartered PhonePe crossed the one-billion transaction milestone in November last year and has grown a phenomenal 5 times in just one …
  • Walmart's PhonePe crosses 5 bn transactions on its app, a 5X yoy growth 13 Dec 2019 16:16 Walmart-owned digital payments firm PhonePe on Friday said that it has crossed 5 billion transactions on its app. PhonePe had crossed the 1 billion transaction milestone in November 2018, and has grown 5x in the last one year. The company said it is …
  • Where we are on the last day of COP25 13 Dec 2019 15:20 Presented by the American Gas Association With help from Matt Daily, Zack Colman, Gavin Bade, Annie Snider and Anthony Adragna Editor's Note: This edition of Morning Energy is published weekdays at 10 a.m. POLITICO Pro Energy subscribers hold exclusive …
  • Anti-CAB protests: Northeast boils as Citizenship Bill gets President's nod, turns Act 13 Dec 2019 14:17 Citizenship Bill gets Rajya Sabha's nod The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, got President Ram Nath Kovind's nod late on Thursday night, paving its way to becoming an Act. The development came even as the Northeast is boiling in protests and …
  • National energy conservation day: RK Singh to bestow awards, painting competition prizes 13 Dec 2019 14:15 Minister of State (I/C) for Power and New and Renewable Energy Raj Kumar Singh addresses a press conference regarding the Conference of Power and Renewable Energy Ministers of States & UTs in New Delhi on December 7, 2017. Ministry of Power …
  • Baby Apparel Market Trends and Growth Drivers and Opportunities 13 Dec 2019 13:07 The global Baby Apparel Market size is expected to reach USD 198.8 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc., expanding at a CAGR of 5.6% over the forecast period. Rising awareness regarding convenience, safety, and comfort of …
  • Dairy Alternatives Market is Generating Revenue of $35,804.6 Million by 2026 13 Dec 2019 12:35 Dairy Alternatives Market by Source (Soy, Almond, Rice and Other Sources), Application (Food, Beverages, Dairy-free Probiotic Drinks and Others), Distribution Channel (Large Retail, Small Retail, Specialty Stores and Online): Global Opportunity Analysis …
  • Remember Those Who Are Less Fortunate This Holiday Season 13 Dec 2019 12:34 “It was the best of times; it was the worst of times.” — Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities With Christmas just two weeks away, most of us will be rushing about — either to the stores and malls or on-line — to do our last-minute holiday shopping in …
  • Thermal Camera Market 2019 Global Trends, Market Share, Industry Size, Growth, Opportunities, and Market Forecast to 2025 13 Dec 2019 09:04 Dec 13, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- New Market Study, Report " Thermal Camera Market 2019 Global Industry Demand, Opportunities, Growth Drivers, Challenges, Strategies and Forecasts 2025" Has been Added on WiseGuyReports.com. Introduction…
  • Your travel insurance may not cover many losses while on tour 13 Dec 2019 08:48 Khyati Dharamsi Zareena Mistry, a 34-year-old Mumbai-based lawyer and her group of six friends were on their way to their hotel in Paris for a two-day halt before returning to India. That’s when Zareena realised that she had forgotten her bag at the …
  • The population of this buzzing bohemian area has doubled in 20 years 13 Dec 2019 06:56 Carnaby Street is awash with whales, jellyfish and seashells in a stunning Christmas lights show titled One Ocean One Planet. A joint venture between Soho’s innovative landlord, Shaftesbury, and the Ocean Conservation Trust, the lights point to the plight …
  • Blockchain, from Cryptocurrencies to the Fight against the Climate Crisis 13 Dec 2019 04:17 BANGKOK – Although when many people hear the term, they immediately think of billionaire cryptocurrency investors, blockchain technology is also useful in developing sustainable agriculture or energy efficiency, two initiatives that contribute to the fight …
  • NZ Compare recognised in Fast 500 12 Dec 2019 23:11 Friday, 13 December 2019, 11:30 am Press Release: NZ Compare NZ Compare recognised in the 2019 Deloitte Asia Pacific Technology Fast 500 NZ Compare were delighted to be recognised in the 2019 Deloitte Asia Pacific Technology Fast 500 . We ranked number 225 …
  • A day in Jaipur, India for $200(ish) 12 Dec 2019 18:33 India's stunning Pink City, and the capital of the royal state of Rajasthan, Jaipur is going to keep your eyes wide and your feet moving. It's such an affordable destination for Kiwi travellers, that it really is quite difficult to spend $200 in a …
  • Cotton Underwear Market to Witness Stunning Growth | Calvin Klein, Emporio Armani, Hugo Boss, Diesel, Ralph Lauren 12 Dec 2019 17:29 Dec 12, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- Advance Market Analytics recently introduced Global Cotton Underwear Market study with in-depth overview, describing about the Product / Industry Scope and elaborates market outlook and status to 2025. Cotton …
  • Looking for unique holiday gifts? Try these 7 museum shops. 12 Dec 2019 17:06 For your co-worker who loves gag gifts Take Sideshow’s name with a grain of salt. It is, for some who come to Baltimore’s American Visionary Art Museum to shop, the totally outrageous main event. On a crisp November Saturday, a man in a turquoise T-shirt …
  • Dubai’s Danube Home to take e-comm route in India 12 Dec 2019 17:02 Danube Home, the furnishing and interiors business arm of Dubai-based Danube Group, will soon sell its products online in India. The firm, which opened its maiden store here last year, will start tapping the e-commerce opportunity by offering products on …
  • Amazon - Friend or Foe For Fashion? 12 Dec 2019 17:00 Employees stand near an The Amazon Inc. logo is displayed above the reception counter at the ... [+] company's campus in Hyderabad, India, on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. Amazon's only company-owned campus outside the U.S. opened at the end of August on …
  • Eco-friendly gifts 12 Dec 2019 16:47 By Luke Anderson | [email protected] Christmas lights burning all night, wrapping paper strewn across the floor — the holidays can be a difficult time to remain eco-friendly. More than ever, now is the time to consider ways to reduce our footprint beyond …
  • Goldman Sachs backs online beauty & personal care platform Purplle.com 12 Dec 2019 14:32 Purplle.com (Purplle), an online beauty and personal care platform, has raised $30 million in Series C funding by global investment bank Goldman Sachs with participation from existing investors IvyCap Ventures, Blume Ventures and JSW Ventures. The $7 …
  • Sparkle Saturday 12 Dec 2019 13:56 Downtown Lisbon Street will be bustling with holiday activity for last minute shoppers at the 5th Annual Sparkle Saturday, December 14. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. between Poise Yoga Studio and J. Dostie Jewelers, 30 venues will be open with 45 artisans …
  • Skin Care Products 2018 Global Sales Price, Revenue, Gross Margin And Market Share Forecast Report 2026 12 Dec 2019 10:41 Skin Care Products 2018 Global Sales Price, Revenue, Gross Margin And Market Share Forecast Report 2026 Dec 12, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) --   Skin Care Products Market - 2018-2026   Global Skin Care Products Market was valued at USD …
  • Emirates Touches down in Mexico City 12 Dec 2019 09:20 Bangkok--12 Dec--Spark Communications Emirates celebrated the inaugural flight of its new daily service from Dubai to Mexico City via Barcelona. The Emirates Boeing 777-200LR touched down in Mexico City yesterday at 16:15 local time, marking the airline…
  • Cross Platform And Mobile Advertising Market Competition and Business Outlook 2025 12 Dec 2019 08:12 Dec 12, 2019 (Market Insight Reports via COMTEX) -- “The Global Cross Platform and Mobile Advertising Market was valued at USD 31.98 billion in 2016 and is projected to reach USD 261.72 billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 26.31% from 2017 to 2025.’ The …
  • Egg tarts, Ruins of St. Paul’s, spa sessions: Fatima Sana Shaikh's trip to Macao was all about rejuvenating 12 Dec 2019 07:46 Women-only tours are on the rise in India and recently actress Fatima Sana Shaikh travelled to Macao to experience the various offerings that the fascinating destination had to offer for independent women travellers. Fatima visited various attractions and …
  • Prashant Jain-led HDFC MF exiting top performers, lapping up laggards 12 Dec 2019 07:32 HDFC Asset Management, India’s largest mutual fund house by assets, did brisk shopping in November, buying select pharma, largecap and midcap IT stocks, besides a few PSUs, FMCG and metal & mining stocks. Nifty advanced 1.50 per cent during the month. …
  • Biyani has mega plans for 7-Eleven stores 12 Dec 2019 06:50 “If a country like Thailand has 11,000 7-Eleven stores, Mumbai can easily have 1,000 stores,” Kishore Biyani, Founder of Future Group, said while giving a peek into what he is planning for the world’s largest convenience store chain. Future Group is …
  • Dreaming of a better world for girls 12 Dec 2019 06:43 By Express News Service Christmas is much more than decorating a tree or shopping for gifts, it is the time to embrace the spirit of giving. Staying true to the essence of the holiday, The Body Shop has teamed up with PLAN International, a global children’ …
  • Automatic Liquid Filling Market Challenges and Opportunities 2019 12 Dec 2019 04:14 Dec 11, 2019 (Market Insight Reports via COMTEX) -- The automatic liquid filling market is expected to register a growth rate of 7%, over the forecast period, 2019 – 2025. With the increase in the need for optimizing the assembly line process, to increase …
  • EAS Systems Market to Develop New Growth Story | Checkpoint Systems, Tyco Retail, Nedap, Universal Surveillance 12 Dec 2019 01:16 Dec 11, 2019 (HTF Market Intelligence via COMTEX) -- Advance Market Analytics released a new market study on Global EAS Systems Market with 100+ market data Tables, Pie Chat, Graphs & Figures spread through Pages and easy to understand detailed …
  • Illegal horns trade continues to threaten Africa’s rhinos 11 Dec 2019 22:37 Wednesday, December 11, 2019 22:00 By RUPI MANGAT | Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) officer offloads part of 105 tonnes of ivory and 1.5 tonnes of rhino horns stockpile worth billions of shillings at KWS headquarters in Nairobi on April 15, 16 ahead of a …
  • Agriculture marketing: How e-NAM has become an ‘inam’ for farmers 11 Dec 2019 21:47 Published: December 12, 2019 1:56:56 am e-NAM today ‘virtually’ connects 585 ‘physical’ mandis of the country. Express Written by Vasudha Mishra India is a Union of States as per our Constitution. Agriculture being a state subject, state governments have …
  • Thinking out of the box - mumbai guide 11 Dec 2019 19:47 Your browser does not support the audio element. Your browser does not support the audio element. Cities may not always be built out of imagination, but imaginary cities do require some thought. At least for Ramona Poenaru, a videographer and visual artist …
  • Feed them right - mumbai guide 11 Dec 2019 19:47 Your browser does not support the audio element. Your browser does not support the audio element. If recent statistics are any indication, young India is heavier today than ever before. In Mumbai alone, 21 per cent of school children between the ages of 11 …
  • The circle of closet cleaning - mumbai guide 11 Dec 2019 19:47 Your browser does not support the audio element. Your browser does not support the audio element. Last December, when Bandra-based sisters Sana, 30, and Alfiya Khan, 25, a dentist and a graphic designer respectively, decided to clean out their closets, …
  • India's proposed data laws give the government more access to data 11 Dec 2019 18:19 While some compare India's proposed rules to Europe's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), others say India is moving toward policies seen in China. For instance, India's proposed regulations place fewer restrictions on the government…
  • Times OOH helps Godrej Interio set up Experience Zone at Mumbai Airport 11 Dec 2019 17:33 India's largest outdoor Advertising agency, Times OOH has helped Godrej Interio in setting up a first-of-its-kind experience centre in the garb of a retail space, at Terminal 2 of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai. As per …
  • Kim Woo-choong, Business Luminary Who Founded Daewoo, Dies at 82 11 Dec 2019 16:40 In 1992, Mr. Kim became the first South Korean businessman to visit North Korea, at the invitation of its founder, Kim Il-sung. The Daewoo chief called that isolated country “the last market on earth.” He opened the first joint inter-Korean venture in 1995 …
  • Loneliness Has Become A Global Epidemic, Ford Futurist Report Finds 11 Dec 2019 13:52 FORD LOOKS INTO 2020.FORDSocial media truly is producing a dramatic increase in loneliness worldwide, but a rather old-fashioned harnessing of technology — using the idle time created by a car ride to have a conversation on a cell phone or in person — can …
  • STL partners with Pune Municipal Corporation and Pune City Connect 11 Dec 2019 13:26 PUNE: Global data networks firm STL has partnered with the Pune Municipal Corporation and Pune City Connect, a non-profit organisation, to launch mobile digital classrooms in the city. The undertaking intends to train 1,200 people over the next one year. …
  • After pre-wedding shoot goes viral, Kerala gay couple say they wanted to show it was normal 11 Dec 2019 11:10 Written by Shreya Das | New Delhi | Updated: December 11, 2019 4:37:33 pm Nived and Rehim’s pre-wedding photoshoot ahead of their big day has taken social media by storm. (Source: Anusree Prakash) A couple, all set to tie the knot, take time off their …
  • India’s proposed data protection might force companies to introduce user verification 11 Dec 2019 09:47 Yesterday, India circulated a new version of its much-awaited Data Protection bill amongst the members of parliament. The bill, which will be discussed in the parliament soon, puts a framework around data collection with consent from people in India and …
  • Man orders iPhone 11 Pro for Rs 93,900 from Flipkart, gets fake phone instead 11 Dec 2019 09:14 Fake products sold on Flipkart? A software engineer from Bengaluru received a fake android phone instead of the iPhone 11 Pro he had ordered and paid for. Rajani Kant Kushwah said that he has allegedly been duped by India's largest online retailer …
  • Deals Buzz: Virtuous Retail buys Tata Realty’s retail mall portfolio for $100 mn 11 Dec 2019 06:09 Mumbai: Mint brings you your dose of the top deals news, reported from newsrooms across the country Virtuous Retail buys Tata Realty’s retail mall portfolio for $100 million Virtuous Retail South Asia Pte. Ltd (VRSA), the retail development arm of …
  • m.Paani lands $5.5 million in Series A 11 Dec 2019 05:38 MUMBAI: Local retailer digitisation platform m.Paani has raised $5.5 million (Rs 39 crore) in Series A funding, led by a host of investors including AC Ventures, Kevin Aluwi, the co-founder of Gojek, Henkel, Candy Ventures, Ryu Suliawan, head of Merchants …
  • Ultra High Temperature Milk Market 2019 Share Growing Rapidly with Recent Trends, Development, Revenue, Demand and Forecast to 2026 11 Dec 2019 03:39 Dec 10, 2019 (Hitech News Daily via COMTEX) -- UHT milkis fresh milk that is processed in a very high temperature, pasteurized in a very less time, and then packaged in pre-sterilized containers without addition of any preservatives. The advantage of UHT …
  • Retailers feeling the heat opt for advancing sales 11 Dec 2019 02:49 KOLKATA | MUMBAI: Retailers have advanced their end-of-winter and year-end sales by one to two weeks this year after business in November turned out to be flat or lower than a year earlier, poor consumer sentiment and predictions of a warmer season. …
  • UCPMP: A Toothless Tiger 11 Dec 2019 02:40 Recently, there were reports in a section of the press that the pharmaceutical companies continue to bribe doctors to prescribe their medicines. If these reports are to be believed, the pharmaceutical companies continue to bribe the doctors with expensive …
  • Kenya Parcel Services Market SWOT analysis by Growth Opportunities during 2019 to 2024: FedEx Corporation, Postal Corporation, G4S, Timeless Courier 10 Dec 2019 23:11 Dec 10, 2019 (HTF Market Intelligence via COMTEX) -- Advance Market Analytics recently introduced Global Kenya Parcel Services Market study with in-depth overview, describing about the Product / Industry Scope and elaborates market outlook and status …
  • Travel Luggage Market Analysis and Precise Outlook 2019-2025 10 Dec 2019 15:46 Dec 10, 2019 (Market Insight Reports via COMTEX) -- Travel luggage market is expected to reach more than USD 23.0 billion by the end of 2025. Changing lifestyle among the working-class professionals along with the extensive brand campaigns by companies …
  • What will be the growth rate of the Global Deep Learning Market by 2024 10 Dec 2019 14:57 Dec 10, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) -- Global Deep Learning Market Research Report: by Component (Hardware, Software, Services), Application (Image Recognition, Data Mining, Signal Recognition), End User (Security, Manufacturing, BFSI, Healthcare, Agriculture) …
  • Virtuous Retail buys Tata Realty’s retail mall portfolio for $100 mn 10 Dec 2019 13:05 Bengaluru: Virtuous Retail South Asia Pte. Ltd. (VRSA), the retail development arm of investment firm The Xander Group Inc., has bought the ‘Trilium’ shopping mall portfolio from Tata Realty and Infrastructure Ltd (TRIL) for $100 million. VRSA acquisition …
  • Holiday season warning issued for Indians 10 Dec 2019 11:32 With Christmas around the corner, cybersecurity firm McAfee on Tuesday revealed that 56.1 per cent Indians have fallen victim to discount scams by clicking on malicious links during holiday shopping online. The year-end festivities present a variety of …
  • Aerospike 4.8 Delivers Unmatched Durability and Performance with Data Stored in Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory 10 Dec 2019 11:18 MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 10, 2019-- Aerospike Inc., the global leader in next-generation, real-time NoSQL data solutions, today announced the general availability of version 4.8. This latest release further enhances Aerospike’s Hybrid- …
  • Scintillating holiday decorations brighten bleak winter blues 16 Dec 2019 11:07 Joan Dorsey Contributing columnist Hard to believe the year has rushed past us. Christmas is coming and people are getting ready. I am not sure if it is the scattered nice days we are having or what, but it seems more people are decorating and buying …
  • HUAWEI Y9s now available in Nigerian market [See features] 16 Dec 2019 10:19 The HUAWEI Y9s equipped with an Ultra-wide angle 48MP AI Triple Camera to deliver outstanding photography is now available for sale in Nigeria market starting. Here are four (4) reasons why HUAWEI Y9s should be on your gift list this season. The holiday …
  • Dreaming of a green Christmas? Here's how to make it come true 16 Dec 2019 09:38 Are you dreaming of a green Christmas? Households and individuals across the UK are turning their backs on the vulgarity of Christmas consumerism and waste by cutting back on obvious and most visible areas of excess such as unwanted gifts, plastic trees …
  • Michael Buble was given career warning 16 Dec 2019 09:25 Michael Buble was warned his career would be ''over'' if he dropped out of the spotlight to look after his cancer-stricken son. The 44-year-old singer put his music on hold indefinitely after his eldest child Noah, now six, was diagnosed …
  • 5 UK dividend stocks I’d buy for 2020 and beyond 16 Dec 2019 09:25 With interest rates on savings accounts still abysmally low, dividend stocks remain a solid option for those seeking higher returns from their money. With that in mind, here’s a look at five UK dividend stocks I’d buy for 2020 and beyond. Unilever The …
  • Owner looking to pass on the mantle of iconic Ashland store 16 Dec 2019 08:53 ASHLAND, Ore.–  A staple of the downtown Ashland business scene, with a history to boot, is wrapping up shop this year as it’s owner looks to retire. After more than four decades of business, owner Ken Silverman says he will no longer own the business …
  • Business moves on after 15 years of strong success 16 Dec 2019 08:15 IT STARTED off in a small shop with only two staff and 15 years later it has grown to a bigger location with five staff. It’s the end of an era for Karina and Ross Ford, who have made the decision to sell their business, Rockhampton Mavericks Western Wear. …
  • Facebook now tracks in-store shopping, targets users with ads 16 Dec 2019 05:15 San Francisco, Dec 16 (IANS) Facebook has joined hands with top retailers who are sending the social networking giant data on what the customers are buying in retail stores. Facebook, in turn, is targeting those customers with specified ads. Not just …
  • Shopee breaks all records with over 80 million visits and 80 million items sold for its 12.12 Birthday Sale 16 Dec 2019 04:55 Bangkok--16 Dec--Triple Eight Ideas Shopee breaks all records with over 80 million visits and 80 million items sold for its 12.12 Birthday Sale Over 180,000 hours recorded on Shopee Live throughout the entire event period Shopee, the leading e-commerce …
  • Ecommerce consumer law may include social media shopping 16 Dec 2019 04:29 BENGALURU: The government is thinking of regulating products and services sold on social networks such as Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and WhatsApp under the upcoming rules to protect consumers who transact on ecommerce portals. The move comes amid …
  • The best times to go shopping to avoid the Christmas rush 16 Dec 2019 02:57 New Zealand's largest mall says the first two and last two hours after opening and before closing are the best time to hit the shops - if you want to avoid the crowds. Judging from shopper activity last year, Sylvia Park expects its busiest shopping …
  • Furniture retailers eye online biz amid consumer pattern change 16 Dec 2019 02:54 Visiting traditional brick-and-mortar stores for furnishing shopping still remains mainstream as consumers tend to prefer a tactile experience when purchasing big furniture. As an increasing number of people are making purchases using the internet and …
  • Bill Linnane: It wouldn't be Christmas without the festive bugs   16 Dec 2019 02:50 0 Comments Bill Linnane: It wouldn't be Christmas without the festive bugs Independent.ie It's Christmas. Not that pre-Christmas period that starts anywhere between late August and early December, but full-throated, horrible, wonderful Christmas. …
  • Ken Loach's Sorry We Missed You shows stories behind the statistics 16 Dec 2019 01:51 Many of those impoverished workers were legally self-employed on insecure contracts where they bore all the risks traditionally shouldered by employers. They alighted on delivery drivers, Loach says, as a particularly obvious case of exploitation. “A …
  • The lie that Kiwis are telling themselves this Christmas 16 Dec 2019 00:18 New research shows the shops are not where most Kiwis intend to be shopping in the lead up to Christmas - but analysts expect that is where they will end up. A survey conducted by accounting software firm MYOB reveals that just 15 per cent of Kiwis plans …
  • The future is connected, smarter and robotic 15 Dec 2019 23:49 Monday, 16 December 2019, 11:29 am Press Release: Deloitte • 5G will make cities and agriculture smarter and provide new opportunities to tackle sustainability challenges • • Long-awaited technologies will finally talk to each other • • More robots coming …
  • Many parents missing mark in teaching kids how to save 15 Dec 2019 23:31 Loading Many parents focus on restricting spending rather than saving. More than half encourage their children to save pocket money for purchases, which helps instil some appreciation for savings, but the concept is built on purchases and is not ideal to …
  • Kiwis spend just 22 hours preparing for Christmas Day, new survey finds 15 Dec 2019 21:49 Despite the craze that surrounds Christmas, New Zealanders spend less than a day preparing for December 25. A new survey, conducted by supermarket chain Countdown, has found the average Kiwi spends just 22 hours getting ready for Christmas Day. It showed …
  • Last-minute shoppers prepare for busy holiday crowds 15 Dec 2019 19:11 WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – There are only two more weekends before the holidays and many shoppers still need to buy their final gifts. Although Cyber Monday was the largest online shopping day in history with over 9 billion dollars spent by shoppers …
  • Holiday shopping rush is at its peak at local stores 15 Dec 2019 19:10 The pressure is on to check everything off the holiday shopping list. “My daughter and grand-daughter both have birthdays December 16th and 18th right before the holidays and you have to make them special too,” said Ernie Fitzell of Holyoke. Some shoppers …
  • MPs head to Commons for Parliament opening, Apprentice final and Christmas shopping dash - here’s a look at the week ahead 15 Dec 2019 19:06 After a Tory landslide victory at last week’s elections, MPs will be sworn into Parliament and Brexit will be back on the agenda. Laura Reid looks to the week ahead. POLITICS Following Thursday’s General Election, which saw Labour swept aside in a series …
  • Montreal airport, border guards brace for busy holiday season 15 Dec 2019 18:50 The CBSA is reminding travellers not to take cannabis to border crossings, even though it has been legalized in Canada. John Mahoney / Montreal Gazette More and more Quebecers are travelling during the holidays, and that means it will be a busy time …
  • Straight Talk: Watch out for new online scam 15 Dec 2019 18:04 Better Business Bureau serving Canton Region and Greater West Virginia offers tips and advice for consumers to avoid fraudulent practices. TODAYS TOPIC Shopping online? Beware this delivery trick. THE CONCERN This holiday season, BBB Scam Tracker has …
  • More rights for airline passengers; Telecoms pushed to fight scammers: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet 15 Dec 2019 17:35 Miss something this week? Don't panic. CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every Friday. You'll have more rights at the airport this holiday season Starting …
  • US retailers hit by ‘worst year since 2008’ for discounting 15 Dec 2019 16:37 US department stores and clothing retailers, trying to weather the continued onslaught of online shopping, are resorting to some of the biggest discounts since the 2008 crisis to woo consumers, heightening concerns of a squeeze in profit margins. With less …
  • Delivering the goods: Drones and robots are making their way to your door 15 Dec 2019 15:24 It's morning in Berkeley, California, and the Kiwibots are heading off to work.  These four-wheeled robots navigate sidewalks and even crosswalks taking food to hungry college students. "This is the future," said Kiwibots CEO Felipe Chávez. …
  • Eyewear Retail Is Nearing An Extinction Event And Almost No One Is Ready For It 15 Dec 2019 15:04 The retail eyeglass business is about to undergo massive change. GettyThe prescription eyewear business has had the same structure for a long time. You go to an Ophthalmologist or Optometrist to get a refraction exam and then buy your glasses from them or …
  • Christmas Boom: Retailers rejoice days out from big day 15 Dec 2019 14:25 BLACK Friday and Cyber Monday sales have boosted retailer confidence ahead of the busiest, and most critical shopping period of the year. In an era when online shopping is becoming more prevalent, Sunshine Coast retailers have reported serious trade in the …
  • Tesco sizes up Dublin Airport for online shopping facility 15 Dec 2019 07:24 But the retailer faces a battle with local planners should it wish to pursue the project, after they said such a development could have a "detrimental effect" on access to the airport. A detailed submission to planners by consultants Avison Young …
  • Chinese borrowers drown in online lending's 'bottomless pit' 15 Dec 2019 06:58 SHANGHAI - Telecoms engineer Peng Jiezhao's taste for new smartphones and expensive sneakers seemed like a harmless, if expensive, hobby -- until he started borrowing money from Chinese online lending sites to feed it. An initial 300-yuan ($42) loan …
  • BBB offers tips to protect yourself from online shopping scams, porch pirates 15 Dec 2019 04:27
  • Facebook watches you shop online and now in real stores – but you can stop it 15 Dec 2019 01:16 Facebook is everywhere you look online — even if you can’t see it. Once you’re logged in, Facebook runs in the background of your web browser and monitors your online behavior. This data is then collected and sold to advertisers so they can target you more …
  • Examining the humorous side of online shopping in Japan 14 Dec 2019 18:16 An increasing number of people these days are choosing to shop online. This is especially the case in Japan, a country that has an estimated internet penetration rate of 93.3 percent and is currently the third largest e-commerce market in the world — and …
  • What Shopping Tips Will Save You Come January 14 Dec 2019 17:32 It’s the time of the year to be generous. We all want to buy those perfect gifts. But in the age of easy credit, perfect can be the enemy of the good. The bills can really sting in the new year. How do you avoid this nasty dilemma? Here are few great tips …
  • Online shopping in Africa: Somewhere between smartphones and paper catalogues 14 Dec 2019 12:41 The year got off to a good start. For many, 2019 was the year in which online retail would finally make its big breakthrough in Africa. In April, the e-commerce platform Jumia went public on the New York Stock Exchange. Founded in Nigeria, the company …
  • 3 Steps to a Winning Google Shopping Strategy 14 Dec 2019 12:18 The State of Customer Service Automation Report The first and only report of its kind that looks at the impact of customer service bots on standard contact center KPIs such as CSAT, TTR and TTFR. We've analyzed 71 million bot interactions and the …
  • 'Cost is an issue': Environmental concerns hit Christmas shopping 14 Dec 2019 07:46 Business analyst IBISWorld predicts Christmas retail spending will grow 1.7 per cent this year compared with last year. With inflation at 1.7 per cent that means no growth in real terms despite population growth. Loading With environmental issues, …
  • McGill University offers free online financial literacy course ‘for everybody’ 14 Dec 2019 07:30 McGill University campus is seen Tuesday, June 21, 2016 in Montreal. To help Canadians better understand how to manage their personal finances, McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management has collaborated with RBC Future Launch and the Globe …
  • Black Friday shopping madness 14 Dec 2019 07:06  Loading ... By ARSH HUSAIN SADIQ Staff Writer People all around Canada were standing in lines or fighting over the latest Nike shoes on Nov. 29, for the American inspired retail holiday, the Black Friday sale. This sale does not have a fixed date, rather …
  • The Problem Solvers guide to online shopping security 14 Dec 2019 06:40 Please enable Javascript to watch this video The Problem Solvers were hard-pressed to find many who said they would "never" take advantage of the convenience of online holiday shopping. So if that's you, the Better Business Bureau shares a …
  • Gardening: Opt for fundamentals, not flash, when shopping for plants 14 Dec 2019 06:35 Gardeners skimming the newly arrived 2020 seed catalogs should probably spend less time on the tempting photographs and more time focusing on what retailers call “shopping filters.” That means selecting plants based on their performance rather than their …
  • Big online order delivery delays in South Africa 14 Dec 2019 05:28 This time of the year is especially busy for online deliveries in South Africa. Local shoppers are buying gifts for the festive season and spending their end-of-year bonuses, resulting in a big increase in online shopping. More products being purchased …
  • Online brands score surprising success with brick-and-mortar shops 14 Dec 2019 03:52 Lower retail rents are causing building owners to take a chance on tenants seeking shorter terms. That’s good news for online retailers that continue to find success in brick-and-mortar shops. These Web-first companies are both leasing stores on their own …
  • Strategic duty-free airport shopping in 7 tips 14 Dec 2019 03:48 Shannon, Ireland, population 10,000, is a great jumping-off point for travelers heading to Limerick or the Cliffs of Moher. It's also the birthplace of a $103.7 billion industry: duty-free shops. Shannon Airport opened the world's first such store …
  • Add ‘Hollywood Blockbusters’ To Your Selfridges Shopping List With Its New In-Store Luxury Cinema 13 Dec 2019 21:14 The Cinema at SelfridgesCourtesy of SelfridgesWell, one certainly can never accuse UK-based retailer Selfridges of resting on its 110-year-old laurels. As some department stores struggle to ward off competition from online retailers, The House That Harry …
  • #11: Thou shalt not test for fit in-store then buyeth online 13 Dec 2019 18:33 I really liked the planner but I didn't like his plan. A friend found a new bike online at a really good price. However, he didn't know how the bike would feel or fit him. So, his plan was to go to a local bike shop that carried the same bike, take …
  • How to avoid online shopping scams this holiday season 13 Dec 2019 16:07 Before you go shopping for the holidays, follow these three tips to avoid gift card scams. USA TODAY EVANSVILLE, Ind. — If you and your family are anything like the rest of the country, you'll be doing a significant amount of your holiday shopping …
  • Police chief warns West Dunbartonshire residents to watch out for online scams 13 Dec 2019 15:39 Christmas shoppers heading online to buy their gifts are being warned to be on their guard against potential scams which could empty their bank accounts. Although vulnerable people heading out to shops can be targeted by petty thieves, those choosing to do …
  • Holiday shopping off to slow start, US retail sales up 0.2% 13 Dec 2019 15:27 Christopher Rugaber, Ap Economics Writer Updated 7:08 am PST, Friday, December 13, 2019 FILE- In this Nov. 29, 2019, file photo customers shop at a Kohl's store in Colma, Calif. On Friday, Dec. 13, the Commerce Department releases U.S. retail sales …
  • Cops tell public to ‘chill’ while shopping; woman in throwing incident in mall posts bail 13 Dec 2019 13:24 Medelina Berja Yamazaki, 33, is now detained at the Mabolo Police sub-station in Barangay Hipodromo, Cebu City after a complaint for physical injury was lodged against her for throwing a humidifier at a promodiser inside a mall in Cebu City on Dec. 8, 2019 …
  • New store pays off for online retailer 13 Dec 2019 12:21 Published Dec 13, 2019 at 8:00 am (Updated Dec 12, 2019 at 10:08 pm) Retail success: Andrea Fubler , owner of Front Street shop Salt and Cedar (Photograph by Akil Simmons) Clean products: Andrea Fubler of Salt and Cedar with the shop’s all-natural product …
  • Topshop launch for five for £10 sale on all beauty products online 13 Dec 2019 12:08 The Christmas party season is upon us and it's time to get glam. If you're shopping for prettifying essentials on a budget, then Topshop's current offer on beauty is ideal. The high street fashion retailer is now selling five beauty products …
  • Businesses vie for online millions 13 Dec 2019 08:47 CAN’T BEAT SERVICE: David Panther of Panther’s Mensland in Leongatha is urging people to shop locally this Christmas. SOUTH Gippslanders spent $84.1 million online during the 2018-19 financial year and retailers are fighting for shoppers to instead open …
  • Christmas shopping could harm or help the planet 13 Dec 2019 07:53 About $400 million was spent on unwanted gifts last Christmas, many of which probably went to landfill, writes LOUISE GRIMMER, GARY MORTIMER and MARTIN GRIMMER. AUSTRALIAN shoppers are set to spend $52.7 billion this Christmas. In the words of the retail …
  • It’s not too early to start boat shopping 13 Dec 2019 07:48 There’s never a bad time to shop for new boat. Why? Glad you asked. I know, there’s snow on the ground, and it isn’t going away for a while. So why is this even close to being the right time to buy something that can’t be used for at least three months? …
  • Rachel Bilson gives us some shopping tips for the holiday season  13 Dec 2019 07:41 Have you had that moment of panic this year realizing that you needed to get all of your holiday shopping done … a week ago? Well, there is a real and absolutely unfair reason for that feeling of dread. This year’s shopping season is six days shorter than …
  • How Click and Collect will help South African online retailers this festive season 13 Dec 2019 05:32 Pargo has partnered with several of South Africa’s most popular e-commerce companies to offer its Click and Collect service to South African customers. The festive season is approaching, which means that it is time to begin shopping for gifts. To this end, …
  • 'It's pretty staggering': Returned online purchases often sent to landfill, journalist says 13 Dec 2019 04:54 Do you order different sizes of clothing online, knowing you can return the one that doesn't fit? Did you know the ones you return are sometimes sent straight to landfill? Online shopping has created a boom in perfectly good products ending up in …
  • Lancaster downtown businesses urge late shopping 13 Dec 2019 04:39 LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – Stores in downtown Lancaster have come up with a way to help fight back against large online retailers. About 50 stores will stay open until 10 p.m. Thursday for Lancaster Shops Late. The event, which often features sales, is …
  • New Level Partners, LLC Launches ‘My Agency Campus’ Online... 13 Dec 2019 03:59 New Level Partners, LLC Launches ‘My Agency Campus’ Online Learning Site New Level Partners, LLC (NLP) announces the launch of new educational technology – ‘My Agency Campus’ – for distribution of on-demand Online Learning Curriculums. The ‘My Agency …
  • Online shopping? The dates to know to ensure your holiday gifts arrive on time 13 Dec 2019 02:13 PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- If you're an online kind of holiday shopper, Christmas is two weeks away and there are only 10 days until the start of Hanukkah. To make sure all of your packages get to you on time, it's time to start talking shipping …
  • Online shopping reaches a tipping point this Christmas 12 Dec 2019 23:11 Friday, 13 December 2019, 11:34 am Press Release: Slice Media New Zealanders during Christmas: Online shopping reaches a tipping point this Christmas Online Christmas shopping is closing in on offline purchases this Christmas. Of the organised 15% of us …
  • The Guardian view on Christmas shopping: the season to be spendthrift? 12 Dec 2019 21:18 Shops are struggling. The fortnight before Christmas, and the January sales that follow, will be even more crucial than usual this year to retailers hard-pressed by falling sales and online competition. Footfall in November was down 3.4% on the same month …
  • Holiday Shopping Behaviors Can Vary By Where Consumers Live,... 12 Dec 2019 18:22 Holiday Shopping Behaviors Can Vary By Where Consumers Live, Reports NPD Although online shopping has erased geographic barriers for many consumers, there are still holiday shopping behaviors that differ between urban and rural consumers. Urban consumers …
  • Here’s What Happened On The Biggest Online Shopping Day Of The Year 12 Dec 2019 18:19 Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Retailers (and consumers) have been talking about all things holiday for months, but the “official” kickoff of the highly anticipated shopping season took place this past weekend. By many counts, it was …
  • Hamilton retailers hold their breath over Christmas shopping 12 Dec 2019 17:40 We may call it the Christmas season or the holiday season, but for many retailers and small businesses owners it’s the make-or-break season. McMaster University marketing professor Marvin Ryder noted the Nov. 11 to Dec. 26 period often determines if a …
  • Research Shows Only One in Three Americans Always Pays Their Credit Card Balance in Full as Holiday Shopping Hits Its Peak 12 Dec 2019 16:43 RADNOR, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 12, 2019-- ’Tis the season to be jolly — until the bills arrive. For half of the country, the holiday shopping and excess spending further compound an existing issue. Research from Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) shows …
  • Shopping Ads on Google Search Launched 12 Dec 2019 16:41 In line with Google’s commitment to support the growth of businesses in Nigeria, the tech giant has launched Shopping ads on Google Search to enhance consumers’ experience of online transactions. Google Shopping ads will make it easier and quicker for …
  • Cartoon: Adrian Raeside on the impact of online shopping 12 Dec 2019 16:03
  • Goldman Sachs backs online beauty & personal care platform Purplle.com 12 Dec 2019 14:32 Purplle.com (Purplle), an online beauty and personal care platform, has raised $30 million in Series C funding by global investment bank Goldman Sachs with participation from existing investors IvyCap Ventures, Blume Ventures and JSW Ventures. The $7 …
  • What you need to know about compulsive shopping 12 Dec 2019 11:32 Many people will have hit the shops or gone online to bag a bargain in the January sales over the last few weeks and may now be feeling the pinch until their next payday. It is an annual tradition for some – with tales of shoppers getting up in the middle …
  • Holiday Shopping: 'Christmas Craft Fair', Dec. 14 12 Dec 2019 10:56 Come and get some holiday shopping done at the "Christmas Craft Fair" at Prescott Gateway Mall, 3250 Gateway Blvd. starting at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14. The mall will be filled with vendors selling one-of-a-kind, unique items that will make …
  • Small Shopping, Big Vibes 12 Dec 2019 04:28 By Savannah Evanoff This issue is all about local holiday shopping options. Because let’s be honest—shopping at large department stores is practically the antithesis of Christmas. While it’s convenient, affordable (sometimes) and popular, it doesn’t …
  • Zara owner's focus on online platform delivers profit hike   12 Dec 2019 04:06 0 Comments Zara owner's focus on online platform delivers profit hike Independent.ie The owner of Zara has seen profits surge as the fashion retailer shrugged off the demise of the UK high street. Inditex, the Spanish owner of the chain, said an …
  • Here’s how to win at last-minute holiday shopping 12 Dec 2019 00:53 The holidays are right around the corner, and for many people, this means last-minute shopping. Waiting until the last minute to shop for the people on your holiday gift list can be stressful. If you are one of those people who finds yourself stuck in that …
  • Retailers feel the curse of Black Friday as online shopping events transform the Christmas sales 12 Dec 2019 00:29 Posted December 12, 2019 10:54:30 With less than a fortnight until Christmas, retailers are under pressure to discount stock at the time consumer spending is usually strongest following major online sales campaigns Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Key points …
  • Online Shopping Will Be Even More Fun in 2020 11 Dec 2019 23:29 December 11, 2019 SPONSORED By Malcom Ridgers in Ecommerce Sponsored Technology In recent years, technology experts have enhanced online shopping by creating wish lists, filters, comparison charts, mobile shopping apps, review functions, suggested items, …
  • Verishop to Bring Incubated Digital Brands to Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield’s Premier Shopping Destinations in the U.S. 11 Dec 2019 22:45 SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 11, 2019-- As a reflection of the changing nature of the retail industry and the consumer shopping experience, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW), the premier global developer and operator of flagship destinations, …
  • The shopping outside can be frightful; online buyers want deals so delightful 11 Dec 2019 22:07 You don't need statistics or sales figures to measure the scope of online holiday shopping – doorsteps everywhere boast boxes delivered by Amazon and other retailers. But why do shoppers choose to stay home and buy gifts online rather than in a brick- …
  • How to Protect Your Money From Online Crooks While Holiday Shopping 11 Dec 2019 21:58 (TNS)—As shoppers whip out the plastic for online deals, the holiday angst only heightens when it comes to threats to your credit card accounts and other personal information. Even consumers who shop online through a major retailer, like Macy’s, can fall …
  • Click, Click, Emit--The Carbon Cost of Online Shopping 11 Dec 2019 20:29 Thinking of ordering a holiday gift online? You might pause to consider the environmental impact of getting that product to your doorstep. Amazon.com Inc. and other companies are making it easier than ever to shop for the holidays. With one click of a …
  • FBI shares security advice for online shopping 11 Dec 2019 17:10
  • Homebase is named the worst online retailer of 2019, with B&Q and House of Fraser following close behind 11 Dec 2019 17:01 Homebase's website has been named the worst online store of the year, in a recent survey taken out by retail watchdog Which? Which? asked more than 7,500 members to rate the most popular online shops based on experiences they have had in the past six …
  • Shopping with the ultra-rich 11 Dec 2019 16:49 Five years ago, when I was 20, I got a temp job as a shop assistant at Harrods. Every day, toes aching from my cheap plastic shoes, I smoothed expensive fabrics on hangers and helped Chinese millionaires select lizard-skin handbags. During this period, …
  • Consumer Sentiment Remains Solid as Holiday Shopping Hits the Home Stretch 11 Dec 2019 15:36 Consumer sentiment remains buoyant as the holiday shopping season heads into its final two weeks. The Morning Consult index of consumer sentiment rose again last week for its eighth consecutive week-over-week gain. The index score of 112.0 is less than one …
  • Amazon extends its holiday shopping window with one-day shipping and new stores 11 Dec 2019 14:40 At an Amazon bookstore in Manhattan. CNET Amazon on Wednesday unveiled its shipping cutoff times for this year's holiday season, with the company using its growing footprint of stores and one-day shipping service to extend its sales right up to …
  • Last-Minute Shoppers Rejoice — Kohl’s Stores Open for Around-The-Clock Shopping; Offers Free Pick Up on Kohls.com Orders 11 Dec 2019 14:02 MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 11, 2019-- Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) is making last-minute shopping easy for customers by offering free, in-store pick up within two hours on most eligible purchases made on Kohls.com and the Kohl’s mobile app through …
  • Savvy Shopping Tips to Avoid Blowing Your Holiday Budget 11 Dec 2019 12:42 × Savvy Shopping Tips to Avoid Blowing Your Holiday Budget DES MOINES, Iowa — There’s no denying this time of year can be expensive with all the gift-giving there is to do. Sometimes all that shopping leads to accruing debt. In fact, two in five gift …
  • Worst online shops in the UK for 2019 including Zara, Homebase and B&Q 11 Dec 2019 12:22 The worst online retailers in the UK have been revealed, and the answers probably won’t surprise you. Homebase.co.uk has been rated the worst by the latest Which? annual online shops survey after shoppers complained the retailer ignored complaints and …
  • Managing holiday stress: These apps do your shopping, cooking and planning for you 11 Dec 2019 12:20 svetikd/Getty Images This story is part of Holiday Survival Guide 2019, featuring tips on the best ways to manage the holiday season. If we're honest with ourselves, avoiding traffic and crowded shopping centers at all costs is the best gift we …
  • The worst online retailers in the UK, according to new Which? survey 11 Dec 2019 12:15 Homebase, B&Q, House of Fraser, Sports Direct and WHSmith have been rated the worst online retailers in the UK in an annual survey by Which? The survey asked more than 7,500 Which? members to rate the online shops they used over the last six months. …
  • Using online marketing to boost your business 11 Dec 2019 11:36 So many of us use the internet to go about our daily lives that we can barely imagine a time when it wasn’t available to us. How did we get along without online shopping, food orders and checking up on the latest news before many of us had online access in …
  • Brick-and-mortar stores not falling victim to online shopping just yet 11 Dec 2019 11:30 While online shopping has been growing at an exponential rate in the last decade, globally recognized companies from Apple to Rogers to Canada Goose continue open large, experience-based brick-and-mortar stores here in Toronto to keep customers buying …
  • NATIONAL VIEW: Online shopping is growing, but it isn't creating jobs 11 Dec 2019 11:19 National View editorials are fact-based conclusions and opinions written by the editorial board of a newspaper or wire service that The Standard-Times publishes content from. News reporters are not involved or consulted. This has not been a great century …
  • Online expansion drives Zara owner Inditex to higher profits 11 Dec 2019 10:54 0 Comments Online expansion drives Zara owner Inditex to higher profits Independent.ie The owner of Zara has seen profits surge as the fashion retailer shrugged off the demise of the UK high street. https://www.independent.ie/world-news/ …
  • Chocky soars to the top in China's 'Double 11' shopping fest 11 Dec 2019 10:35 Thai brand Chocky was the top-seller in the wafer category during China's "Double 11" shopping festival, which ended recently. Apart from the usual fierce competition from local businesses, the festival found growing consumer interest in high …
  • Homebase is named the UK's worst online store in survey by consumer group Which? 11 Dec 2019 04:22 Homebase is named the UK’s worst online store in survey by consumer group Which?... with B&Q and House of Fraser following close behind Shoppers complained about ignored complaints and out of stock products WH Smith's outlets criticised by shoppers …
  • Online Shopping, Labor Shortage Prompts Delivery Delays 11 Dec 2019 04:15 MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The holiday shopping season is in full swing, with many turning to a screen to buy presents. This year, online holiday shopping spending is expected to surpass $135 billion. “There’s usually deals for Cyber Monday…it’s easier to do …
  • Oregon FBI Tech Tuesday — Online Shopping 11 Dec 2019 03:26 (Graphic | Courtesy of Oregon FBI) Today, we have a red alert straight from the big guy at the North Pole — we are just two weeks away from Christmas! Are you ready? Online shopping makes it easier and easier for procrastinators to push those deadlines …
  • Online shopping scams 11 Dec 2019 03:15 ONE of the most common online shopping scams is ordering a product and receiving nothing in return. Some customers usually complain they never receive their orders even though their credit cards are charged. Those who dare to complain or ask for a refund …