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Subscription food services on the rise, venture capitalists invested more than $1B in 2014

88% of orders placed on Zulily in past year were from repeat customers

H&M to celebrate Singapore's 50th birthday with midnight online flash sale for 50 minutes

Mobile accounts for 60% of traffic and 43% of Etsy's sales in Q2

Canada's leading beauty retailer, Shoppers Drug Mart, launches e-commerce platform

And finally... Whole Foods in Brentwood, California, apologizes for selling $6 asparagus water, that was supposed to be flavored, not actually contain stalks of asparagus. Story

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