• CLOTHING
    Tchibo expands online clothing rental programme in sustainability push

    Tchibo has extended its clothing rental programme to new products after a successful year-long trial. The German clothing retailer said that the first year of Tchibo Share had shown the size of shopping carts and conversion rates “rising steadily”. Launched in January 2018, the programme allows customers to rent clothing online in order to cater […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Indians begin to buy premium electronics online

    Industry executives say that now consumers have shed the inhibition to purchase costly products online which even last year, was mostly for small-ticket items, and now the brands are launching products priced even up to couple of lakhs. Indian consumers have started to buy premium smartphones, large screen televisions, multi-door refrigerators and large capacity washing […]

  • COMPUTERS
    EU Expected to Fine Philips, Pioneer, and Asus for Restricting Online Sales of Their Products

    Dutch healthcare technology company Philips and three other companies are expected to be fined by EU antitrust regulators on Tuesday for restricting online sales of their products, two people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. The ruling by the European Commission follows a 17-month investigation as part of its crackdown against curbs on online cross-border sales […]

  • COUPONS
    Savvy Shopper: Get A-J ads, coupons and online deals

    This Sunday’s highlights feature great bargains (including 2 freebies!) from ads and coupons in the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal that can be accessed at the provided links in our online article and on our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/LubbockSavvyShopper or log on to Facebook and enter “Lubbock Savvy Shopper” in the search tool). To make things even easier, “Like” […]

  • COUPONS
    Fake Starbucks coupons circulate online promising free coffee for black customers

    Source: Starbucks Starbucks Almondmilk Fake Starbucks coupons have begun circulating on social media in the wake of protests over the arrests of two black men who had asked to use a Starbucks restroom. The coupons, which feature images of Starbucks beverages, the brand’s iconic color green and bar codes, appear to offer “people of color” or “African-American heritage” […]

  • CLOTHING
    The best online clothing stores for men

    The best men’s clothing websites  CREDIT: MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP While the image of men having no regard for their style is somewhat outdated, it is true that the act of shopping itself can sometimes be a bit of a chore. This possibly explains why more and more clothes shopping is done online from the comfort of our own […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Nokia 9 Protective Case Listed Online, Tips Curved-Glass Display

    HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 9 case is listed on Amazon’s UK site The case suggests a dual-edge, curved glass display of Nokia 9 The smartphone is expected to be launched before year’s end While HMD Global is busy in updating its existing Nokia smartphone lineup with the latest Android experience, a protective case of the unannounced Nokia 9 has emerged online. The case, […]

  • CLOTHING
    Stitch Fix IPO: 5 things to know about online clothing service

    Stitch Fix chooses items to send to shoppers based on customer profile, data and a stylist’s judgment Shopping for clothes is increasingly moving online and growing more personalized as retailers make stylists available to handpick items to ship to customers through subscription services. Unlike traditional retailers and brands like Under Armour Inc. UAA, -1.03% and Gap Inc. GPS, +1.52% Stitch Fix […]

  • NEWS
    Apple’s ‘hidden’ job ad found online

    An advert for an engineer at Apple has been found hidden in the tech giant’s website. The text begins: “Hey there! You found us”, and says the firm is looking for “a talented engineer to develop a critical infrastructure component”. It has since been either removed or moved elsewhere. Cyber-security reporter Zack Whittaker discovered it […]

  • CLOTHING
    Online Clothing Thrift Store ThredUp Opens First Retail Location

    Online clothing thrift store ThredUp is opening retail locations to complement its online presence, a significant strategic shift for a company that had been online-only since its founding eight years ago. The first store, San Francisco-based ThredUp announced today, is opening in San Marcos, Texas, a city of 60,000 people on the Interstate 35 corridor […]

  • Online fashion retailer Myntra acquires rival Jabong from Global Fashion Group

    New Delhi: Flipkart-owned Myntra on Tuesday said it has acquired Jabong from Global Fashion Group for an undisclosed amount, a move that will mark further consolidation in India’s booming e-commerce industry. Myntra, which itself was acquired by Flipkart in 2014 in an estimated Rs. 2,000 crore deal, will have access to a combined base of […]