Amazon quietly releases a digital wallet

Amazon has quietly introduced a test version of an Amazon Wallet app focused on shopping for Android and Fire phones as it gets ready to ship the Fire Phone.

Neiman Marcus goes live with Visa Checkout

Neiman Marcus has enabled the new Visa Checkout payment option during the online checkout process.

3 in 10 shoppers don't trust retailers

Shopper distrust following a series of retail data breaches is high—three in 10 shoppers say they don't trust retailers to protect personal and financial data against cyber criminals.

Rue21 to streamline checkout with new POS

Apparel retailer rue21 is now offering a more streamlined shopper experience at checkout complete with personalized promotions.

Retailers demand quick ROI on tech investment

Inventory management and predictive analytics software, in-store mobile device integration and e-commerce solutions are the biggest technology priorities for independent brick-and-mortar retailers, according to the first annual Retail Tech Forecast from LightSpeed.


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LinkedIn is beefing up its native content offerings with the launch of Direct Sponsored Content. An expansion of the professional network's Sponsored Updates product, which constitutes 19 percent of LinkedIn's ad revenue, this new ad unit lets brands personalize and test content in the newsfeed without having to publish posts on their company page.


Ousted Market Basket president Arthur T. Demoulas made an offer to buy back the company, seeking complete control and stifling a decade-long family feud.