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Marketplaces Archives

Delhi High Court rejects Amazon challenge to $3.4 billion Reliance deal

Amazon said the deal breached agreements Future made with the US e-commerce leader last year.

Denim brand Wrangler to launch in China

Kontoor takes label online first, but stores might well follow.

Gucci joins Alibaba’s Tmall Luxury Pavilion to woo Chinese consumers

The profit engine of French group Kering signing on underscores the importance of the Chinese market for high-end brands...

How shoppertainment is fuelling the growth of AliExpress

AliExpress’ director for social commerce shares how live streaming is changing the way people shop.

Online shopping surges 20 per cent in South Korea amid pandemic

Covid-19 pushed South Korean consumers online in October, boosting e-commerce sales up 20 per cent.

More than 400 lawmakers from 34 countries back ‘Make Amazon Pay’ campaign

More than 400 lawmakers from 34 countries have signed a letter to Inc boss Jeff Bezos backing a campaign that...

Zappos founder dies

The visionary founder of Zappos has died from injuries sustained in a house fire.
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Disney launches ShopDisney in India

Disney has launched its flagship e-commerce marketplace ShopDisney in India, marking its debut in the country. The e-com...

Here’s how The Iconic stuck to its values during Covid-19

In 2019, the online retailer set some ambitious targets to become a more ethical and sustainable business. Then came a g...
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Alibaba CEO hails China’s draft anti-monopoly rules ‘timely and necessary’

Alibaba CEO gives China's ramped-up internet platform scrutiny a surprise endorsement.