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Walmart Expands E-Commerce Ambitions With a New Investment Arm

After acquiring Jet and ModCloth, Walmart, long dominant in physical retailing, is forming an incubator designed to hatch new online retail businesses......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 20th, 2017

Walmart Expands E-Commerce Ambitions With a New Investment Arm

After acquiring Jet and ModCloth, Walmart, long dominant in physical retailing, is forming an incubator designed to hatch new online retail businesses......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 20th, 2017

Walmart expands in India (WMT)

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Walmart has announced that it will invest more than $.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 2nd, 2017

Walmart is catching up to Amazon in holiday inventory (WMT, AMZN)

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Walmart's investment in its holiday inventory could be paying off as the mass merchant is catching up to Amazon .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 30th, 2016

Walmart Takes Another Step Forward With Chinese E-Commerce Giant JD.com

Walmart's investment in an online grocery delivery company is the latest advance in its rapidly growing alliance with JD.com, which could help to reignite its stagnating position in China's retail market. Walmart's investment in an online grocery de.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesOct 24th, 2016

Walmart"s online sales soar (WMT)

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Walmart reported comparable-store s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 19th, 2017

BlueMountain expands responsibilities of three execs

BlueMountain Capital Management, a private absolute return investment firm with USD22 billion in assets under management, has expanded the responsibilities of three members of the firm’s executive team......»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekMay 19th, 2017

Report details state"s economic development progress

Companies announced plans for more than 14,700 new jobs and nearly $4.2 billion in capital investment in Alabama during 2016, according to an analysis prepared by the Alabama Department of Commerce. The 2016 New & Expanding Industry Report, releas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2017

Walmart sees e-commerce gains as it battles Amazon.com, retail changes

It’s not completely Amazon.com’s world just yet. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. beat earnings projections this morning as its e-commerce grew more than 60 percent and same-store sales improved. “Comp store sales grew 1.4 percent and comp store traffic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2017

Watch out Amazon. Walmart is coming for you

Walmart's earnings topped forecasts thanks to a big jump in e-commerce sales. While many other retailers are struggling to keep customers away from Amazon, Walmart's strategy to acquire several digital retailers is paying off......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 18th, 2017

Walmart’s U.S. Online Sales Rise 63%

U.S. overall sales rose for the 11th straight quarter Walmart’s wmt massive e-commerce investments are starting to pay of.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 18th, 2017

Walmart"s Online Sales Shot up by 63 Percent Last Quarter

Wal-Mart grew its e-commerce sales by a whopping 63 percent during the latest quarter, compared to 29 percent growth last quarter......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcMay 18th, 2017

Walmart sales rise as retailer expands online

Walmart's online push helps it succeed where others are faltering         Walmart's online push helps it succeed where others are faltering        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 18th, 2017

India wants new issues in WTO agenda only after consensus

On investment facilitation, e-commerce, India wants everybody on board, says Nirmala Sitharaman.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 17th, 2017

Investment bank Siebert Cisneros expands at 100 Wall Street

Siebert Cisneros Shank, & Co. (SCSCO) has doubled its real estate commitment at 100 Wall Street in Lower Manhattan. Collier.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMay 12th, 2017

Valuation problems? SoftBank logs $1.4-billion loss in Snapdeal, Ola

Japanese telecom giant Softbank has written off a substantial portion of its investment in Indian e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal as it pushes to offload the company to larger rival Flipkart.The company has recognised the valuation .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 11th, 2017

SoftBank logs $1.4-bn loss in Snapdeal, Ola

Japanese telecom giant Softbank has written off a substantial portion of its investment in Indian e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal as it pushes to offload the company to larger rival Flipkart.The company has recognised the valuation .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 10th, 2017

How Amazon’s Bot Army Is Trouncing Walmart in E-Commerce Wars

'It is an arms race.' Earlier this year, engineers at Walmart .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 10th, 2017

Softbank writes off bulk of its investment in Snapdeal

Japanese telecom giant Softbank has written off a substantial portion of its investment in Indian e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal as it pushes to offload the company to larger rival Flipkart.The company has recognised the valuation .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 10th, 2017

SoftBank incurs $1.4 bn valuation loss on Ola & Snapdeal in FY17

Japanese telecom giant Softbank has written off a substantial portion of its investment in Indian e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal as it pushes to offload the company to larger rival Flipkart.The company has recognised the valuation .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 10th, 2017

"WE BLEW IT": Charlie Munger says it was a mistake for Berkshire Hathaway to not invest in Google and Walmart (GOOGL, WMT)

Jim Young/ReutersBerkshire Hathaway wants to apologize. During the investment conglomerate's 2017 annual shareholder meeting, vice chairman Charlie Munger admitted Berkshire missed the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 6th, 2017