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Amazon raises the minimum wage for its workers to $15-an hour

Amazon raises the minimum wage for its workers to $15-an hour

The retail giant Amazon had been under significant pressure from all directions recently to raise the minimum wages of its workers. It has finally listened. It has now raised the minimum wage to $15 p... Read more

The first Amazon 4-star store opened in New York

The first Amazon 4-star store opened in New York

The retailer – Amazon opens a new kind of store, called the “Amazon 4-star store” in New York. All the items it sells at this store are rated 4 stars and above. The shop will also in... Read more

Walmart to trace its leafy green supplies with Blockchain

Walmart to trace its leafy green supplies with Blockchain

Blockchain is being thought of as the next big thing in secure data sharing. Seeing this potential, the retail giant Walmart has decided to use the technology to track its leafy supplies in the wake o... Read more

Meituan-Dianping shares jump a massive 5%

Meituan-Dianping shares jump a massive 5%

Meituan-Dianping shares have gone 5% above the HKD $69 it initially debuted at. At one point the share values jumped to almost 7% at HKD $73.85 during the morning trading hours. Biggest benefactor sin... Read more

Walmart is making VR a standard element in its employee training

Walmart is making VR a standard element in its employee training

Walmart has announced that VR training will be a must for all its employees. The training will help the trainees learn through an immersive experience what in the past was learned through reading modu... Read more

SCOUT is Amazon's new visual shopping tool powered by machine learning

SCOUT is Amazon's new visual shopping tool powered by machine learning

Amazon experiments with a new tool, called SCOUT, providing shoppers a visually pleasing experience while shopping. The basic idea is to help shoppers with product recommendations customized to your p... Read more

California is running start a data privacy bill for retailers

California is running start a data privacy bill for retailers

Personal data is essential for every retailer today. This helps in marketing the products, catering to customers’ needs along with building brand loyalty programs. California passed California C... Read more