Direct, Internet and Catalogue


Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Obama Unveils Cyber Security Initiative

The U.S. president launched a new initiative aimed at arming the government, businesses and consumers with the tools to fight the onslaught of cyber attacks.

Derek Lam Unveils Relaunched Web Site

After shutting down e-commerce on two years ago, the brand is back in the e-commerce game.

Alipay Offers U.S. Brands an Online Bridge to China

The mobile payment arm of Alibaba will today launch Alipay ePass, a suite of products that will help Chinese shoppers buy directly from American Web sites.

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Curated Shopping Sites Sprout in Germany

Service with a style-curated shopping is gaining ground with consumers.

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Farfetch Branches Out in Asia

Following the soft launch of a Japanese language site, Tokyo boutique Restir is joining the site’s roster of over 300 independent retailers.

Executive Panelists Talk Mobile Commerce

Rishi Garb, Sarah Tavel, James Reinhart and Sean Behr spoke at a panel titled “Mobile Commerce: The Next $100 Billion Opportunity.”

Amazon to Open Manhattan Pop-up Store

The online retail giant will open a 14,000-square-foot pop-up store in time for the holidays at 7 West 34th Street.

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Michael Dubin Discusses DollarShaveClub's Strategy started in 2012 and now owns 8.8 percent of the U.S. men’s cartridge market.

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Rent the Runway and Kate Spade Execs Talk Omnichannel Strategies

Rent the Runway cofounder Jennifer Fleiss and Kate Spade's Amy McManus participated in a roundtable discussion moderated by WWD's Evan Clark.

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Deena Varshavskaya Talks Social Shopping and Wanelo

The platform, which stands for “Want, Need, Love,” aims to be everyone’s personalized central network for the digital mall.

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Steven Madden's Mark Friedman Reports on New Site's Progress

The new Web platform, launched in March, had brought the brand closer to its objective of securing a seamlessly integrated omnichannel shopping experience.

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