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Controversial software on Lenovo laptops uses cutting-edge visual search technology

...Mulpuru, a Forrester Research analyst. "It can be a powerful tool for a lot of things, but definitely for shopping and e-commerce."Consumers will see more of this in the future, said Yory Wurmser of the eMarketer research firm. Amazon.com...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-22/controversial-software-len
Urban Outfitters to close area distribution center

...Penn., about an hour from Philadelphia, that should be complete in July. The $110 million, 1 million square foot e-commerce "fulfillment center" was announced in 2013 and should employ 500 people.The Philadelphia-based company said Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-16/urban-outfitters-close-are
Sales / Marketing / Account Manager Job in Augusta, Georgia US

...card processing (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover), check systems, gift cards, wireless solutions, e-commerce solutions and cash advance programs. In addition, we offer social media solutions for businesses to connect...

http://jobview.monster.com/Sales-Account-Executive-Job-Augusta-GA-US-120418275.a
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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Beacons pop up in stores ahead of holidays

...beacons in use now to between 5 million and 10 million next year.The vast majority of shopping is still done in stores. E-commerce is fast-growing but accounts for only about 9 percent of total retail sales, according to Forrester Research. Beacons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-04/beacons-pop-stores-ahead-h
These retailers could use some holiday cheer

...remake it as a shopping destination.The fix: In October, Ullman laid out a strategy to improve productivity, expand e-commerce and spruce up some departments that it said would boost sales to $14.5 billion by fiscal 2017. That's still well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-05/these-retailers-could-use-
New e-commerce site owned by Alibaba puts the focus on small players

NEW YORK - China's largest e-commerce company is making its first appearance...11 Main is owned by Alibaba, the e-commerce giant in China that filed for an...combined, Alibaba had no U.S. e-commerce presence until now.Forrester analyst...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-11/new-e-commerce-site-owned-
Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook

...and the need to invest more in its e-commerce operations.The world's largest...will be move more quickly to bring e-commerce together with physical stores to...shoppers. That means rebuilding its e-commerce operation to further personalize...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-08-14/wal-mart-cuts-prof
Alibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debut

...shares sent the market value of the e-commerce giant soaring well beyond that of...ecosystem stands apart from most e-commerce rivals because it does not sell...17 friends developed a fledgling e-commerce business on the cusp of the Internet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-19/alibaba-stock-soars-jubila
Amazon's new robot army is ready to ship

...Rosales hiked miles of aisles each shift to "pick" each item a customer ordered and prepare it for shipping.Now the e-commerce giant boasts that it has boosted efficiency - and given workers' legs a break - by deploying more than 15,000 wheeled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-01/amazons-new-robot-army-rea