Alibaba wants the Chinese to shop at Macy’s New York without leaving the comforts of their homes in Shenzhen.
“In 1994, after seeing an article citing Internet usage was growing by 2,300%, Jeff Bezos left a comfortable, high-paying job and started an online bookstore inside his rental house in suburban Seattle. His online bookselling company quickly morphed into the world’s largest online retailer with a $ 107 Bn revenue and $ 359 Bn market capitalization.”
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Founded by two graduates of Harvard Business School, Rent the Runway (“RTR”) is an e-commerce business which is trying to transform the way in which women (particularly millennials) consume fashion. Specifically, the company is using technology to move towards a shared economy for clothing and accessories, encouraging women to rent (as opposed to buy).
Can CostCo, the cheapest, happiest company in the world, succeed in a digital future?
Can the 130-year-old retailer continue to give us ‘magic and sparkle’ in an increasingly digital world?
With the advent of online groceries shopping such as Amazon Fresh, could supermarkets face the same fate of Blockbuster and Borders? Groceries retailers are mixing new technologies and old traditions to evolve and avoid extinction.
Amazon looks to capture online grocery by establishing a physical presence to supplement its digital tactics
As it strives to maintain its global leadership, Walmart has joined hands with ride-sharing giant Uber, among other technological advancements.