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Ecommerce

Logistics Hiring Surges on Restocking, E-Commerce Sales [Video]

Logistics payrolls soared in October as inventory restocking after coronavirus lockdowns and strong online sales fueled a hiring surge at distribution and transport companies.

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Ecommerce

Amazon Sales Surge Amid Pandemic-Driven Online Shopping [Video]

Amazon.com online orders continue to surge during the pandemic, with the e-retail giant projecting a bumper end to the year as it posted strong third-quarter earnings.

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Ecommerce

Amazon to Hire 100,000 Seasonal Workers for Holidays [Video]

The new hires would add to the e-commerce giants hiring spree this year amid a surge in online shopping during the Covid-19 pandemicundefined.

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BigCommerce

Caterpillar, 3M Flag Falling Sales to Businesses [Video]

Results from industrial giants Caterpillar and 3M show demand from commercial customers is on shaky ground as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to disrupt work routines and commerce.

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Shopify

Surging Online Sales Drive Growth for Shopifys Fulfillment Service [Video]

The Shopify Fulfillment Network that handles the storing, packing and shipping of goods for online sellers enrolled more merchants and increased our fulfillment volumeby two-and-a-half times over Q1 in the second quarter, said Thomas Epting, director of the network.

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BigCommerce

Demand for Big-Box Warehouses Soars Under E-Commerce Surge, Report Says [Video]

A key measure of demand for big warehouses soared 51% in the first half of 2020 as the pandemic-driven surge in online sales sent companies scrambling for space to store and deliver goods to locked-down consumers.

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Ecommerce

Old Navy and Athleta Save Gap, Again [Video]

Gap has managed to almost double its e-commerce revenue. What hasnt changed is the lagging performance at its namesake brand and Banana Republic.

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Ecommerce

Pandemic Has Online Sellers Leaning on Cloud [Video]

Retailers more than ever are leaning on cloud computing to capitalize on a surge in online shopping without overloading their information-technology systems.

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Ecommerce

Alibabas Online Orders Soar During Coronavirus, Fueling a Sales Recovery

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.

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BigCommerce

Retailers See E-Commerce Investments Pay Off Big as Coronavirus Keeps Shoppers Home

Online sales are expected to break records this year as consumers avoid in-person browsing, a shift expected to outlast the pandemic.