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India’s Paytm Adds Mobile Marketplace App for E-merchants

Paytm, an Indian online payments platform backed by China's Alibaba, is pushing deeper into India's booming e-commerce industry with a zero-commission mobile app.

Forecasts and Analysis

Consumer Privacy Top Concern Amid Higher Online Sales

Cyber attacks rise along with online sales and privacy concerns.

Retail Features

Free Shipping: Retail’s New Battleground

The battle for consumer loyalty is being waged over shipping and delivery.

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Halsbrook Launching Try-On at Home Service

In an effort to provide more services to its discerning 40-year-old-plus target customers, luxury designer apparel Web site Halsbrook.com is launching Halsbrook on Approval, a try-on at home service.

Amazon's Wearable Technology storefront.
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Holt Renfrew
A Wet Seal store.
Looks from Apple Watch.

People

Cammarata to Retire, Meyrowitz to Add Chairman Title at TJX

Bernard “Ben” Cammarata will retire as chairman of The TJX Cos. Inc. after nearly 40 years of service with the company. The retirement will be effective at the company’s annual meeting, scheduled for June 11, after which Carol Meyrowitz, TJX’s chief executive officer, is expected to be elected to add the chairman’s role to her […]

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The American Express Plenti card.

Marketing and Consumer Behavior

Macy’s in New Plenti Rewards Program

Plenti allows shoppers to earn points at Macy’s, Rite Aid, AT&T, ExxonMobil, Nationwide, Hulu and Direct Energy and bundle those points to get discounts at any of those seven companies.