Tag: E-Commerce

This Work-Perfect Bag Has Enamored More Than 1,000 Nordstrom Shoppers

Street Level’s Tote Has So Many Good Nordstrom Reviews | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image This Work-Perfect Bag Has Enamored More Than 1,000 Nordstrom Shoppers this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

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As the Start-Up Boom Deflates, Tech Is Humbled

SAN FRANCISCO — Over the past decade, technology start-ups grew so quickly that they couldn’t hire people fast enough. Now the layoffs have started coming in droves. Last month, the robot pizza start-up Zume and the car-sharing company Getaround slashed more than 500 jobs. Then the DNA testing company 23andMe, the logistics start-up Flexport, the […]

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Holocaust Educators Urge Amazon to Stop Selling Nazi Propaganda

Two organizations that educate the public about the Holocaust are calling on Amazon to stop selling Nazi propaganda, rekindling a debate over what should be sold through the world’s biggest digital marketplace. The Holocaust Educational Trust, which trains students and teachers across Britain, posted a letter on Twitter on Friday calling on Amazon U.K. to […]

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When You Click Buy on Amazon, It May Be Sweating the Supply

SEATTLE — What if the Everything Store couldn’t sell everything because of disruptions from the coronavirus? That’s the situation that Amazon — which typically stocks more than 100 million items, from toilet paper to yoga pants — is working to avoid as the deadly outbreak continues to shut down and slow factories in China that […]

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Lacking Its Own Digital Giants, Europe Plans New Approach

LONDON — Across the digital economy, Europe has been missing. Apple, based in California, and Samsung, from South Korea, make the most popular phones in Europe. Facebook owns the most widely used social networks, Google dominates online search and advertising, and Amazon controls e-commerce. European companies run their businesses on cloud infrastructure from Amazon and […]

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Wait, Did Reese Witherspoon Just Shop Meghan Markle’s Closet?

Reese Witherspoon Wore Meghan Markle-Loved Mother Jeans & Veja Sneakers | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image Wait, Did Reese Witherspoon Just Shop Meghan Markle’s Closet? this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

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Even Self-Proclaimed Bag Snobs Are Obsessed With This Cute Travel Backpack That ‘Does It All’

The Kroser Laptop Backpack Has Over 2,000 Five-Star Reviews | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image Even Self-Proclaimed Bag Snobs Are Obsessed With This Cute Travel Backpack That ‘Does It All’ this link is to an external site that may or may not […]

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Emma Roberts, Irina Shayk, and Rachel Brosnahan All Shop This Brand for Cool Jackets (and It’s on Sale at Nordstrom)

Celebrity-Loved Blank NYC Has Tons of Jackets on Sale at Nordstrom | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image Emma Roberts, Irina Shayk, and Rachel Brosnahan All Shop This Brand for Cool Jackets (and It’s on Sale at Nordstrom) this link is to an […]

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Never Mind the Internet. Here’s What’s Killing Malls.

It has been a tough decade for brick-and-mortar retailers, and matters seem only to be getting worse. Despite a strong consumer economy, physical retailers closed more than 9,000 stores in 2019 — more than the total in 2018, which surpassed the record of 2017. Already this year, retailers have announced more than 1,200 more intended […]

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Kate Middleton Just Wore This Royal-Loved Brand (Again), and It’s on Sale at Nordstrom

Shop Kate Middleton-Loved Barbour Coats on Sale at Nordstrom | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image Kate Middleton Just Wore This Royal-Loved Brand (Again), and It’s on Sale at Nordstrom this link is to an external site that may or may not meet […]

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All Your Favorite Brands, From BSTOEM to ZGGCD

Maybe it’s cold, and you need some winter gloves. You know the brand of your favorite coat and remember who made your warmest sweater. Gloves, however, have always just been gloves, purchased without too much thought. So you open up Amazon and search: “winter gloves.” On the first page you might see a brand you’ve […]

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In Amazon’s Bookstore, No Second Chances for the Third Reich

SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon is quietly canceling its Nazis. Over the past 18 months, the retailer has removed two books by David Duke, a former leader of the Ku Klux Klan, as well as several titles by George Lincoln Rockwell, the founder of the American Nazi Party. Amazon has also prohibited volumes like “The Ruling […]

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Kate Hudson’s Go-To Winter Boots Just Got the Sweetest Valentine’s Day Makeover

Kate Hudson’s Timberlands Got a Valentine’s Day Makeover | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image Kate Hudson’s Go-To Winter Boots Just Got the Sweetest Valentine’s Day Makeover this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

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Amazon’s Top 3 ‘Most Gifted’ Leggings Have Over 10,000 Five-Star Reviews Combined — See Why Shoppers Are Obsessed

Amazon’s Most-Gifted Leggings Have 10,000 Five-Star Reviews | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image Amazon’s Top 3 ‘Most Gifted’ Leggings Have Over 10,000 Five-Star Reviews Combined — See Why Shoppers Are Obsessed this link is to an external site that may or may […]

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Kate Middleton Has Worn This Comfy Boot Trend for Years

Kate Middleton Wears Low-Heel Black Ankle Boots on Repeat | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image Kate Middleton Has Worn This Comfy Boot Trend for Years this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

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The Robots Are Coming. Prepare for Trouble.

Americans are worried that technology will soon replace much of the work done by humans, and they are right to be. Yet the danger we are facing isn’t really about technology. It’s about politics and economic fairness. Whether the pain and the benefits of artificial intelligence are equitably distributed — and whether the turmoil that […]

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5 Stylish Boots That Are on Serious Sale at Nordstrom Right Now

Shop the Best Boots & Booties On Sale at Nordstrom | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image 5 Stylish Boots That Are on Serious Sale at Nordstrom Right Now this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility […]

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Meghan Markle Always Wears This Brand on Special Occasions (and It’s on Sale at Nordstrom)

Meghan Markle-Loved Club Monaco Is on Sale at Nordstrom | PEOPLE.com | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close Explore PEOPLE.com Profile Menu Follow us Close Share options Close View image Meghan Markle Always Wears This Brand on Special Occasions (and It’s on Sale at Nordstrom) this link is to an external site that may or may not […]

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U.S. Cracks Down on Counterfeits in a Warning Shot to China

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is moving swiftly to ensure that China is keeping its promises to protect American intellectual property, ratcheting up searches for counterfeit goods at ports and increasing pressure on e-commerce companies like Amazon to halt online sales of Chinese knockoffs. The administration’s effort, unveiled on Friday, included a Department of Homeland […]

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Art Experts Warn of a Surging Market in Fake Prints

In Basel, the Swiss authorities are prosecuting a local art expert who they say sold hundreds of fake prints that he passed off online as the work of Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, Paul Klee, Pablo Picasso and others over 10 years. In New York, Adrienne R. Fields now spends much of her workweek scanning the […]

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