The Chinese e-commerce giant has incredible market share and there are huge opportunities for growth, but once the dust settles, will it be able to compete internationally?
The eBay data breach earlier this year meant getting millions of users to change passwords. For Doug Wenig, president of eBay Marketplaces, that job remains a challenge.
Cosmetics brand Estée Lauder's completion of a 7 year project to implement a single SAP Supplier Managed Inventory (SMI) across 38 countries will help fund digital ambitions.
The global retailer has undertaken a top-to-bottom rebuild of its entire global technology platform and has made some new hires in its e-commerce business, in a bid to drive online sales.
Betting shop chain Ladbrokes saw profits nearly halved as it struggles to catch up with online gambling rivals such as William Hill and Paddy Power.
Waste management and recycling company Biffa uses management information to help the likes of Sainsbury's individual depots operate more competitively in a price-sensitive market.
NetSuite has acquired London-based Venda, beefing up its omnichannel retail credentials and upping its European investment, says CEO Zach Nelson.
The British and German media made getting over the hacking of 145 million customers data worse, according to eBay CEO John Donahoe. Damn them and their obsession with privacy!
Retail giant M&S has kitted us out with socks and underwear for over a century, but can it make the transition to international multi-channel digital retailer? The going's tough to date.