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Wal-Mart shifts reporting of supercenter backrooms to logistics division to meet omnichannel needs

Wal-Mart shifts reporting of supercenter backrooms to logistics division to meet omnichannel needs | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Wal-Mart shifts reporting of supercenter backrooms to logistics division DC Velocity Many traditional retailers are reshaping their backroom operations to meet the challenges and opportunities of omnichannel retailing where online orders can be...
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Rumors flying of Amazon acquiring Yodel - Why Amazon Would Want Yodel?

Rumors flying of  Amazon acquiring Yodel - Why Amazon Would Want Yodel? | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
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Why Amazon Would Want a Stake in a Yodel
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This is the latest example of Amazon furthering itself into the the shipping and logistics industry, as it looks to cut its largest expense.
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Grubhub's IPO could value online food delivery firm at $1.72 bln

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Grubhub's IPO could value online food delivery firm at $1.72 bln
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The Chicago-based company said the IPO is expected to raise about $155 million, based on the top end of the price range.
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Amazon closes third-party store in China over fake cosmetic report

Amazon closes third-party store in China over fake cosmetic report | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Amazon closes third-party store in China over fake cosmetic report
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Reuters A parcel moves on the conveyor belt at Amazon's logistics centre in Graben near Augsburg December 16, 2013.
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Chunghwa Post alters sales plan - Taipei Times

Chunghwa Post alters sales plan - Taipei Times | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Chunghwa Post alters sales plan Taipei Times The nation's largest postal firm is tapping further into the “stay-at-home economy,” Chunghwa Post chairman Philip Ong (翁文祺) said yesterday, adding that the company would cease retail sales of a majority...
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DHL partners with social media group 3AL to boost Nigeria e- commerce

DHL partners with social media group 3AL to boost Nigeria e- commerce | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
DHL partners social media to boost Nigeria e- commerce BusinessDay We at DHL see the prospects in this industry and this partnership signifies our willingness and commitment to become a dominant force in the logistics aspect of the e-commerce...
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On-Demand Delivery Startup Postmates Launches In Chicago, Its Fifth Market - TechCrunch

On-Demand Delivery Startup Postmates Launches In Chicago, Its Fifth Market - TechCrunch | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
On-Demand Delivery Startup Postmates Launches In Chicago, Its Fifth Market
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Postmates has spent the past few years offering delivery of lunch and other goodies in San Francisco and other markets.
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JD teaming up with convenience stores for sales and delivery

JD teaming up with convenience stores for sales and delivery | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
ecns JD teaming up with convenience stores ecns The Beijing-based company announced on Monday it is going to promote a new type of retail that not only allows its brick-and-mortar partners to set up an online presence on JD's e-platform but also...
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Asos Ramps up Investment in Warehousing and IT

Asos Ramps up Investment in Warehousing and IT | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Asos Ramps up Investment in Warehousing, IT, Sees Impact on Margins Wall Street Journal LONDON--Asos PLC (ASC.LN) is accelerating its investment in warehousing and information technology in a move the online fashion retailer said...
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Amazon will open fourth Washington fulfillment center in Kent

Amazon will open fourth Washington fulfillment center in Kent | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
GeekWire Amazon will open fourth Washington fulfillment center in Kent TheNewsTribune.com “We're excited to bring hundreds of great full-time jobs with benefits to Kent and proud to further invest in Washington state with this new fulfillment...
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Alibaba Said to Plan to File for U.S. IPO as Soon as April

Alibaba Said to Plan to File for U.S. IPO as Soon as April | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is
preparing to file for an initial public offering in the U.S. as
soon as April, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
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World's Top eBay Sellers: Cross-Border Trade - Lean Commerce

World's Top eBay Sellers: Cross-Border Trade - Lean Commerce | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it

Here's what people are saying about Web Retailer's research into the top 1,000 eBay sellers worldwide, and new analysis into the data on cross-border trade.

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Yamato teams up with China Post to assist Japanese online retailers shipping to China

Yamato teams up with China Post to assist Japanese online retailers shipping to China | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Yamato teams up with China Post
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Jiji Press Yamato Holdings Co. has teamed up with China Post to launch a service to help Japanese online retailers ship goods to Chinese customers, starting April 1.
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ReBOUND eCommerce Managed Returns | TSB Supply Chain

ReBOUND eCommerce Managed Returns | TSB Supply Chain | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
ReBOUND Returns Management gives online retailers global visibility of returned items through a cost-effective, transparent returns process. Find out about ReBOUND Premier and ReBOUND Basic...
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Google expanding home delivery service to new cities

Google expanding home delivery service to new cities | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Google expanding home delivery service to new cities
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Online shopping in Canada gets a boost as Canada Post teams up with Thinkwrap

Online shopping in Canada gets a boost as Canada Post teams up with Thinkwrap | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Online shopping in Canada gets a boost as Canada Post teams up with Thinkwrap SYS-CON Media (press release) "This new collaboration will allow Canada's biggest retailers to better meet their customers' online shopping expectations by providing them...
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Waitrose to open first national distribution centre - FoodManufacture.co.uk

Waitrose to open first national distribution centre - FoodManufacture.co.uk | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Waitrose to open first national distribution centre FoodManufacture.co.uk David Jones, Waitrose supply chain director, said: “By simplifying our supply chain, we improve our resilience and greatly improve our ability to serve our branches now and...
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DoorDash founder wants his company to be much more than just a food delivery

DoorDash founder wants his company to be much more than just a food delivery ...
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The UpTake: Tony Xu's startup, DoorDash, uses technology to help deliver all kinds of food.
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Amazon pilots in-store pick up service in Delhi and Mumbai with BPCL

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Amazon pilots in-store pick up service in Delhi and Mumbai with BPCL
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In December 2012, Rocket Internet-backed Jabong had launched third-party logistics service called JaVAS (Jabong Value Added Services).
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Poshmark, USPS collaboration could spell big changes for e-commerce

Poshmark, USPS collaboration could spell big changes for e-commerce | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Poshmark is already touting a new shipping scheme as an innovation that elevates it to the ranks of online retail behemoths like Amazon and eBay. (Poshmark, USPS collaborate -- will this cause change in #eCommerce logistics?
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Amazon lands major textbook distribution deal in Brazil - BetaNews

Amazon lands major textbook distribution deal in Brazil - BetaNews | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Amazon lands major textbook distribution deal in Brazil BetaNews "National Fund for Educational Development (FNDE), has been working with Amazon to convert and wirelessly distribute more than 200 textbooks to hundreds of thousands of public high...
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Amazon China builds its own delivery network

Amazon China builds its own delivery network | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Internet Retailer - E-Retailers/Top 500 Chinese E-Retailers - Amazon China builds its own delivery network
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New online payment system to link Mideast, Southeast Asia - Gulf Times

New online payment system to link Mideast, Southeast Asia - Gulf Times | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Gulf Times New online payment system to link Mideast, Southeast Asia Gulf Times Set up by Elias Ghanem, formerly managing director for the web-payment service PayPal in Middle East and North Africa based in Dubai, the new service will combine...
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As It Warned, Amazon Boosts the Price of Prime - Businessweek

As It Warned, Amazon Boosts the Price of Prime - Businessweek | Ecommerce logistics and start-ups | Scoop.it
Toronto Star As It Warned, Amazon Boosts the Price of Prime Businessweek At the same time, Amazon has extended Prime eligibility to millions of products sold by third-party merchants that store their stuff in the company's distribution warehouses,...
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