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What Meta’s move away from Instagram Shopping means for retailers

Facebook’s recent announcement that it is rolling back its shopping features on Instagram isn’t surprising. Here's what ...

Instagram to scale back shopping features amid commerce retreat

Meta Platforms Inc's Instagram is planning to drastically scale back its shopping features as it shifts the focus of its...

‘It’s a natural evolution’: Why TikTok’s push into fresh food makes sense

This month, the social video platform launched the ability for UK viewers to buy fresh food products. Here’s why it may ...

TikTok versus Instagram: Who is dominating social commerce in 2022?

Social commerce, or purchasing products and services within social platforms, represented just 4 per cent of the US reta...

Facebook, Instagram are hot spots for fake Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Chanel

Its platforms have emerged as hot spots for counterfeit offenders who exploit their range of social and private messagin...

One to watch: APAC goes all in on social commerce

Social commerce across Australia, India, and Southeast Asia mirrors China’s trajectory, with each market showing promisi...

Lush exiting Facebook, TikTok, Snapchat due to whistleblower revelations

Lush co-founder Mark Constantine said, as someone who has spent his entire life avoiding adding harmful ingredients to t...

Facebook, Instagram appear to partly reconnect after nearly six-hour outage

Facebook's services have started coming back online nearly six hours into an outage that paralyzed the social media plat...

How TikTok got street cred in the fashion industry

Major fashion houses including Gucci and Dior have embraced TikTok as a way to connect with consumers, but emerging plat...

Instagram opening shopping feature to influencers

According to Instagram, the change will go live on July 9 in every country that supports Instagram Shopping.