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...

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...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...

The top 10 highest-paid female CEOs

...Earnings jumped at Yahoo last year after it raised $9.5 billion by selling part of its stake in Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce site owner.No. 2: Carol Meyrowitz, TJX Companies, $23.3 million, up 13 percentMeyrowitz has led the parent...

Wal-Mart chairman hands off role to son-in-law

...stage at the meeting that Penner is married to his daughter.Penner had been chairman of the company's technology and e-commerce committee since it was formed in 2011 and has been instrumental in guiding the company on the technology front."You've...

Alessandra Julia Eubank - Matthew Roger Williams

...Charlottesville, VA. Miss Eubank is a graduate of Radford University and is currently employed by E-Z-GO as an E-Commerce Specialist. Mr. Williams is the grandson of Mrs. Anna Nicholson and the late Mr. Charles Nicholson and the late...

Mobile growth spurs on Alibaba's revenue surge

...is a key reason why.The Chinese e-commerce reported revenue growth jumped 45...the increasing use of our mobile e-commerce apps will continue to fuel significant...middle-class consumer class. Its e-commerce platforms including Taobao and Tmall...

Wal-Mart profit falls on currency shifts, pay raises

...Stores Inc. reported sluggish sales and a 7 percent drop in first-quarter profit as worker pay raises, spending on e-commerce and currency fluctuations put pressure on the bottom line at the world's largest retailer.The company also reported...

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...

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Ascena buying owner of Ann Taylor, Loft for about $2.16B

...company is planning to grow its new casual brand, Lou & Grey, by opening more stores this year and launching its own e-commerce website.Ann shareholders will receive $37.34 in cash and 0.68 of a share of Ascena Retail Group Inc. stock in...

EBay thinking smaller as it prepares for split from PayPal

...to setting up eBay and PayPal to succeed and to deliver sustainable value to our shareholders," Donahoe said.The e-commerce company is seeking to reinvigorate its marketplace business. It stumbled last year when it had to deal with a change...