Roughly half of 800 global business executives in a McKinsey survey said the pandemic has prompted their firms to accelerate the implementation of e-commerce tools, mobile apps, chatbots and automation.
The trade rift with China and a boost in e-commerce are changing the way cargo comes into the U.S., with a greater share of goods flowing into East Coast seaports rather than the traditional gateways on the West Coast.
Amazon, which has seen a jump in online shopping during the Covid-19 pandemic, said the new jobs pay at least $15 an hour and include benefits and signing bonuses of as much as $1,000 in some cities.
When the coronavirus changed customers buying habits overnight, Kroger, the nations largest grocer, wasnt as ready as some competitors, despite having invested hundreds of millions of dollars in technology to give it a digital edge.
Spending on China-based cloud services hit a record high in the second quarter as Chinese companies increased the use of online business tools in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic.
Deals in the first half of the year were down just 5% from the same period in 2019, according to a recent report from M&A advisory firm Hampleton Partners
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Gap has managed to almost double its e-commerce revenue. What hasnt changed is the lagging performance at its namesake brand and Banana Republic.
Retailers more than ever are leaning on cloud computing to capitalize on a surge in online shopping without overloading their information-technology systems.
The Chinese e-commerce giant says its fiscal first-quarter profit more than doubled from the same period a year earlier, mirroring the results of U.S. tech giants that have thrived as disruption from the coronavirus pandemic accelerated a migration online.
U.S. Postal Service package-delivery delays are causing headaches for e-commerce sellers and prompting digital marketplace eBay to look for alternatives as heavy online demand taxes domestic parcel networks.
The company is committing to an expansion of its workforce with many corporate staff working in offices, a long-term strategy rooted in several factors.