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Amazon fulfillment center in Aurora, Colo. Boxes move down a conveyor belt during a tour of the Amazon fulfillment center, in Aurora, Colo. More than 1,000 full-time associates work in the Aurora facility, which opened in September 2017, and is one of more than 100 such fulfillment centers scattered across North AmericaAmazon Colorado - 03 May 2018

Business Features

WWD Viewpoint: Personal, Primed and Ready

Amazon Prime Day is fueled by savvy deals, but it’s the emotional connection with shoppers that makes the online giant so formidable.

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Retail

DHL Teams Up With MallforAfrica on Online Marketplace Site

The marketplace allows artisans from Africa to sell apparel, jewelry and accessories to other countries across the world.

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Technology

Tech Vendors Offer ‘Prime Day’ Tactics for Taking On Amazon

E-commerce retailers need to step up efforts on the customer service and personalization fronts.

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Brands are investing further into WeChat (bottom center).

Retail

Italian Fashion Brands Bank on Digital Growth

Global digital sales are expected to reach the two billion people milestone in 2018, according to Netcomm.

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Designer and Luxury

Off-White, TheDoubleF Launch Capsule Collection

Called TheDouble-OFF, it will be available online at TheDoubleF starting Wednesday.

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Technology

WWD List: Adidas, The Men’s Wearhouse and Ulta Beauty Tops in Site Performance

The research evaluated 80 major retailers earlier this year.

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A Zalando fulfillment center.

Retail

Zalando Expanding Into Ireland and Czech Republic

With the addition of the two new markets this summer, the online giant will serve 17 European countries.

clock June 4, 2018Melissa Drier

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Fashion Scoops

Half of Global Online Traffic to Luxury E-commerce Sites Are From Where?

SEMrush also examined online traffic patterns to see when and where searches occur.

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Technology

Five Tips From Five Experts to Jump-start a Retail Business

From “mixed reality” to better use of location data, retailers and fashion brands have a lot of tools to choose from to boost sales.

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Mobile shopping.

Business Features

As Chinese E-commerce Booms, Retailers Fret Over Succeeding in Market

Twenty percent of survey respondents feel they do an adequate job of selling into the market.

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Victor & Rolf's 'Recycle' Zalando

Financial

Zalando Q1 Profits Hard Hit by Late Season Start, Investments

Posting 22 percent sales growth in the quarter, the online giant reconfirmed its full-year forecast.

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Apparel retailers and brands can better execute mobile commerce capabilities.

Technology

Retail Success Hinges on Using Technology and Data — With a Strategy

Industry solution providers share insights, tactics and strategies for brands and retailers.

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Amazon.com An Amazon.com package sits in a UPS truck in Palo Alto, Calif. As of 2014, the company is the biggest online retailer in the U.S., commanding about 20 percent of all e-commerceSmart Spending Avoiding Amazon, Palo Alto, USA

Technology

Survey: Under Growing Shadow of Amazon, Manufacturers Take on ‘Role of a Retailer’

The 2018 Intelligent Manufacturing survey conducted by JDA Software also revealed a commitment to technology investments.

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Business Features

Think Tank: Beyond the Box

Jim Fosina, founder and chief executive officer of Fosina Marketing Group, explains.

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Business Features

Think Tank: Consumer Data, Stranger, Danger and the Dark Web

Yana Zaidiner, chief operating officer of Token, offers four tips for reducing exposure to online fraud.

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