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Amazon making its entry into the transportation industry

Amazon making its entry into the transportation industry

Amazon has been quietly working away on expanding into the transportation industry. So far, the retail behemoth has been growing its logistics by leaps and bounds in the US and Europe where it has lea... Read more

US Retail Sales Soar in June: What Will it Take to Continue Growth?

US Retail Sales Soar in June: What Will it Take to Continue Growth?

According to the latest data, retail sales in June were above forecasted figures. While business investments were down, consumer confidence grew as evidenced by an upward surge in spending. According ... Read more

Microsoft's first European store opens its door in London

Microsoft's first European store opens its door in London

Microsoft is opening the doors to its London flagship store today. The store will be the first location to come up in Europe. The store will be showcasing the company’s technology including Surf... Read more

7-Eleven Japan suspends mobile payments after a hack

7-Eleven Japan suspends mobile payments after a hack

7-Eleven Japan has suspended its mobile payments feature on its app after a hack caused its customers a loss of roughly $500,000. The mobile payments app for 7-Eleven Japan was launched as recently as... Read more

Australian banks and IBM to revolutionize obtaining bank guarantees

Australian banks and IBM to revolutionize obtaining bank guarantees

Businesses often struggle with obtaining and managing bank guarantees which often is required for retail property lease. Well, IBM is launching a new platform in collaboration with ANZ, Commonwealth B... Read more

RILA pens letter to FTC, urges to look into big tech companies

RILA pens letter to FTC, urges to look into big tech companies

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) has written a letter to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and has urged them to take a closer look at the big tech platforms. RILA group includes the li... Read more

Amazon showers deals to its Prime members

Amazon showers deals to its Prime members

Following the announcement of two-day Prime Day sale event, Amazon announced of giving discounts to its Prime members on the Fire TV Recast, Ring Video Doorbell, and Echo Dot. Well, that is not all; ... Read more