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E-commerce store owner opening clothier on Furys Ferry Road

An e-commerce venture is the catalyst behind a new locally-owned clothing retail...for both businesses."It was kind of a no-brainer for me to add the e-commerce as well," said Gilbert, who owns the store with husband John. "I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-08-18/e-commerce-
Target boosts annual profit outlook as sales rise

...Cornell has been aiming to reinvent Target as a more nimble force amid fierce competition.The company is investing in e-commerce and expanding Target's small-format stores. It's also trying to reclaim its position as the place to go for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-19/target-boosts-annual-profi
In a slow-growth world, technology stocks are trending again

...chief market strategist at U.S. Trust in New York. "So we have tremendous upside when it comes to social media, e-commerce, retailing, you name it."Facebook's revenue jumped 39 percent in the second quarter. That compares with a 4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-14/slow-growth-world-technolo
Pay raises, store spruce-ups crimp Wal-Mart's profit

...year. It's opening fulfillment centers dedicated to e-commerce that should speed up delivery and put more items in...The company posted a 16 percent increase in global e-commerce in the second quarter.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-18/pay-raises-store-spruce-up
Amazon, born in a Seattle garage, marks 20 years in business

...narrowly escaped the dot-com bust of 2000 to reinvent online retailing. And eventually, it morphed into the global e-commerce powerhouse it is today with $89 billion in annual revenue.Led by its 51-year-old founder, Jeff Bezos, the company's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-18/amazon-born-seattle-garage
Urban Outfitters facility on track to close in September

...Urban Outfitters decided to close the Trenton facility after building a $110 million, 1-million-square-foot e-commerce fulfillment center in Gap, Pa.That center opened in June and will employ 500 people.Attempts to reach representatives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-22/urban-outfi
Business news

...from sales of counterfeit goods despite the Chinese e-commerce giant's pledge to combat the trade in fakes.A lawsuit...company will fight it. Alibaba, the world's biggest e-commerce company by sales volume, has launched a series of initiatives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-18/business-news
EBay, PayPal outline plans for after split

...they did as a combined company.E-commerce company eBay first said in September...online payment offerings from Chinese e-commerce retailer Alibaba and other retailers...marketplace business, which includes the e-commerce arm of eBay. It stumbled last year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-16/ebay-paypal-outline-plans-
Malls revamp to fend off e-commerce

...the industry even predicted that e-commerce would spell the death of malls...threat has faded. Like catalogs, e-commerce is now considered another channel...to be built across the country. E-commerce hasn't significantly altered consumer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/19/tec_307850.shtml
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EBay bans sales of Confederate flag on its site

...prohibits items that promote or glorify hatred, violence and racial intolerance," said eBay spokeswoman Johnna Hoff.The e-commerce company is the latest to prohibit the sale of Confederate merchandise following Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Sears Holdings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-23/ebay-bans-sales-confederat