Popular items such as apparel and accessories are likely to face a 15% tariff in a new round scheduled for Dec. 15, meaning prices could lift on these items and more ahead of the all-important holiday season.
Amazon.com Inc on Monday said it will open a pop-up store on Chinese e-commerce platform Pinduoduo Inc that will run until the end of December and carry a selection of about 1,000 products from overseas.
The U.S. holiday shopping period may heighten Wall Street's perception of a growing divide between retailers adapting to online sales and those unable to shake their reliance on dwindling shopping mall traffic.
Amazon Inc will open a store on Chinese e-commerce platform Pinduoduo on Monday, a source said, in a sign of how the U.S. firm's China strategy is evolving after it shut its own online store in the country.
Zalando, Europe's biggest online-only fashion retailer, has rejected accusations that a performance management tool that ranks employees according to coworkers' feedback increases stress and infringes privacy.
In response to the challenge issued by Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri, the digital-first luxury consignment marketplace has announced that it is accelerating its sustainability plans and now aims to be carbon neutral by 2021.
Accused of selling products from blacklisted factories, Amazon has published a list of the 1,000 or so companies that produce goods for its private labels – a step in the right direction, according to Human Rights Watch.