Rakuten Archives - Inside Retail Asia
Rakuten has partnered with Seiyu to launch Japan’s first autonomous delivery robots service with JD in Umikaze Park.
Yahoo Japan reportedly has plans to buy the owner of Zozotown, the country’s largest online fashion retailer, before expanding the business to take on e-commerce heavyweights Rakuten and Amazon.
A Japanese collective including Yamato Transport and Rakuten will partner with the Japanese government in a road test of autonomous delivery robots.
Japanese small retailers are to gain a global e-commerce platform through a government venture and foreign online partners.
Visual commerce AI firm ViSenze has partnered with Samsung to help users easily discover and purchase products using their phones.
JD and Rakuten will collaborate on developing unmanned delivery solutions in Japan.
Nearly two-thirds of consumers in Asia will no longer shop with a retailer after just one poor customer experience.
Japanese online retail company Rakuten is partnering with Walmart-owned supermarket Seiyu to launch an online grocery delivery service.
American retail group Walmart is selling its Seiyu Japan supermarket chain.
Rakuten buys Curbside app which offers shoppers mobile ordering from brick-and-mortar stores for outside pickup.
Cross-border shopping guide 5haitao.com has acquired the Chinese business of cash-back shopping pioneer Ebates.
Walmart and Rakuten today announced a strategic alliance to expand consumer reach and enhance customer service.