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Home Depot CMO resigns

The Home Depot has lost its chief marketing officer. Trish Mueller has resigned after seven years with the home improvement chain.

IRCE and ERA form alliance

The Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition (IRCE) and the Electronic Retailing Association (ERA) are partnering up to deliver stronger educational programming and conferences.

Amazon shutters MyHabit, inks $30M e-book deal

Amazon is shuttering its fashion flash sale site MyHabit as the online retailer shifts its apparel focus to private labels, complete with an in-house video sales component.

Wayfair teams with Porch for home installation

Online retailer Wayfair is teaming up with Porch to connect shoppers with service professionals to help with home improvement projects.

eBay Enterprise now Radial

EBay Enterprise has merged with Innotrac to create a new type of enterprise as an omnichannel commerce technology and solutions provider called Radial.

94 percent of shoppers will switch for better product info

Shoppers expect detailed product information, and 94 percent will abandon an e-commerce site if information is lacking or they can't find the details they need.

Facebook's new Messenger bots let retailers sell in chat

Facebook has opened up its Messenger app to retailers, allowing for the creation of new software that lets merchants sell directly to customers in a chat window.

Walmart expands grocery pickup

Walmart is expanding curbside pickup of groceries to eight new markets, joining the rush of retailers growing grocery services.

Walmart expands online assortment

Walmart is partnering with ChannelAdvisor to expand the number of products and brands offered on its website. ChannelAdvisor aggregates retailers and brands for online marketplaces, and the program will create a larger marketplace on

Facebook shopping gets easier

Retailers can now create shops on Facebook through the BigCommerce platform. BigCommerce has expanded its Shop section on Facebook pages so that merchants can more easily create custom shops.