SAN FRANCISCO - Online retail colossus Amazon wants to carve out a special zone of the sky to shuttle commercial drones that would deliver goods to its customers...
30 Jul 2015 12:00
In the early years of the web, when many of the young twenty-something entrepreneurs of today were still teenagers, shopping online was a much more complicated, less convenient process...
By Boris Dzhingarov 30 Apr 2015 13:22
The two most famous stories about market research are used as arguments against it...
By Rob Granader, via Ashlan Bonnell 2 Apr 2015 07:44
ASTANA, KAZAKHSTAN: Kazakhstan banned sales of a slew of meat products originating from Russia Tuesday, in another sign of tensions between the allies in a Moscow-backed trade union...
1 Apr 2015 12:31
LONDON, UK: Troubled British supermarket giant Tesco said on Wednesday that it could axe as many as 2,000 jobs under plans to shut 43 stores in a company-wide overhaul...
2 Feb 2015 12:31
NEW YORK, USA: New York's glitzy, multi-million-dollar Fashion Week will be booted out of Lincoln Center for causing disruption to an adjacent park, under a legal settlement between the city and local activists.
24 Dec 2014 10:51
PARIS, FRANCE: French retail giant Carrefour said on Thursday, 18 December 2014, it has sold 10% of its Brazilian subsidiary to local billionaire Abilio Diniz for 525 million euros ($650 million).
22 Dec 2014 11:04
BERLIN, GERMANY: Workers went on strike at German sites of Amazon on Monday, 15 December 2014, to increase pressure on the US online retail giant during the busy Christmas period in a long-running pay dispute.
18 Dec 2014 11:14
SAN FRANCISCO: Apple's website was swamped Friday, 12 September, in what appeared to be a record-setting buying binge fueled by smartphone buyers' desire for large-screen iPhones.
15 Sep 2014 09:58
LONDON: British group Kingfisher, Europe's biggest home-improvements retailer, announced on Wednesday, 10 September, that French national Veronique Laury is to become its chief executive officer, replacing Ian Cheshire who is retiring.
15 Sep 2014 09:45
DHAKA: More than 200 garment factories have shut down in Bangladesh since the country's worst industrial disaster prompted a massive clean-up of the world's second-largest textile sector, an industry group said Thursday, 11 September.
15 Sep 2014 09:35