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How retailers can make the most of the Now Economy

From Amazon Prime to Alibaba, it is the speed of virtual or physical delivery that has thrilled users in what has been dubbed ‘the Now Economy.

Is the battle for fastest shipping worth fighting?

Consultancy firm AlixPartners has challenged whether the battle to deliver the fastest shipping is worth fighting…

Amazon joins the trillionaires club

Amazon briefly became the second US company to join the US trillionaires club overnight.

‘Bleak future’ ahead for video retailers without streaming services

Music and video retailers face a bleak future without streaming service revenues, according to a report by GlobalData.

Amazon’s quarterly profit nears US$2 billion

Amazon’s quarterly profit reached a record US$1.86 billion in the three months to December 31.

Amazon Prime Day first for China, India and Japan

Amazon Prime Day will be held for the third year on July 11, including for the first time China, India and Japan buyers.

Amazon sales soar, but ‘paltry’ margin a concern

Amazon sales soared a stellar 29 per cent in the latest quarter – but its profit margin gives cause for concern, explains Neil Saunders.

Introducing the tech-savvy Generation Z

Meet Generation Z: they’ve grown up with social media, they’re image-savvy, tech-savvy – and they want it all, and they want it now…