Online shopping

Macy’s to close 125 stores, shed 2,000 corporate jobs

NEW YORK — Macy's said Tuesday it is closing 125 of its least productive stores and cutting 2,000 corporate jobs as the struggling department store tr...
22:39 4 February 2022

Where’s my Amazon package? It may be late

NEW YORK — It’s just a week into the holiday shopping season, and Amazon is already having trouble getting packages to shoppers’ doorsteps on time.
15:20 6 December 2021

UN agency: Europe leads in readiness for online shopping

GENEVA — The U.N.’s trade and development agency estimates that Europe, led by the Netherlands, leads the world in readiness for online shopping.
16:27 3 December 2021

Head start on holiday deals tempers Black Friday frenzy

NEW YORK — Black Friday enthusiasts woke up before dawn and traveled cross-state to their favorite malls in search of hot deals, kicking off a shorten...
22:03 29 November 2021

China’s Alibaba, JD report booming Singles Day sales

BEIJING — Chinese e-commerce giants Alibaba and reported a total of more than $55 billion in sales Monday midway through Singles Day, an annual...
9:15 11 November 2021