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PayPal details its digital wallet plans for 2021, including crypto, Honey integration and more

PayPal details its digital wallet plans for 2021, including crypto, Honey integration and more PayPal this week laid out its vision for the future of its digital wallet platform and its PayPal and Venmo apps. During its third-quarter earnings on Monday, the company said it plans to roll out substantial changes to its mobile apps […]

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Amazon launches a virtual tours and experience platform, Amazon Explore

Amazon launches a virtual tours and experience platform, Amazon Explore Amazon today is launching a new service called Amazon Explore that allows customers to book live, virtual experiences led by local experts. The experiences may be focused on creativity, learning DIY skills, taking virtual tours of far-off places or cultural landmarks, or, in some cases, […]

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Amazon rolls out a new AR shopping feature for viewing multiple items at once

Amazon rolls out a new AR shopping feature for viewing multiple items at once Amazon is rolling out a new augmented reality shopping tool, Room Decorator, that will allow you to see furniture and other home decor in their own space. While the retailer had experimented with AR tools in the past, what makes Room […]

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Pandemic helped drive Walmart e-commerce sales up 97% in second quarter

Pandemic helped drive Walmart e-commerce sales up 97% in second quarter Walmart’s investments in e-commerce, including online grocery delivery and pickup, are continuing to pay off for the retailer. In the company’s Q2 earnings, released this morning, Walmart reported its U.S. e-commerce sales were up 97% — an increase attributed to more customers shopping online […]

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Advertima rings up $17.5M for computer vision-powered behavioral analytics for in-store retail

Advertima rings up .5M for computer vision-powered behavioral analytics for in-store retail Swiss computer vision startup, Advertima, has raised a €15 million Series A (~$17.5M) to build out a machine learning platform for physical retail stores to ‘upgrade’ the shopping experience via real-time shopper behavior analytics. The round is led by existing shareholder, Fortimo Group, […]

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U.S. online grocery shopping hits record $7.2 billion in June

U.S. online grocery shopping hits record .2 billion in June Despite the slow reopening of the U.S. economy over the past several weeks, online grocery shopping is continuing to reach ever-higher numbers as Americans seem to be in no rush to return to the store. According to new research released today by Brick Meets Click […]

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Instagram expands Shopping to more businesses, including creators selling their merch

Instagram expands Shopping to more businesses, including creators selling their merch Instagram announced today it’s expanding access to Instagram Shopping to more businesses, including creators who want to sell their own merchandise. To enable this expansion, the company introduced new “Commerce Eligibility Requirements” that offer a set of guidelines that interested businesses must adhere to, […]

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Etsy adds an AR shopping feature on iOS designed for use with wall art

Etsy adds an AR shopping feature on iOS designed for use with wall art Retailers like Target, Home Depot, Wayfair, IKEA, and others have embraced augmented reality to help shoppers make decisions about products they’re interested in by visualizing the items in their own homes. Today, Etsy is hopping on the AR bandwagon as well, […]

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How COVID-19 transformed the way Americans spend online

How COVID-19 transformed the way Americans spend online Ethan Smith Contributor Share on Twitter Ethan Smith is founder and CEO of Graphite, an SEO and growth marketing agency based in San Francisco. Ethan has served as a strategic advisor to Ticketmaster, MasterClass, Thumbtack and Honey. COVID-19 has transformed the way Americans use their phones and […]

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Walmart partners with Shopify to expand its online marketplace

Walmart partners with Shopify to expand its online marketplace Walmart this morning announced a new partnership with e-commerce shopping platform, Shopify, now used by over 1 million businesses. The deal will open Walmart’s Marketplace to Shopify’s small business sellers, with the goal of bringing 1,200 Shopify sellers to the marketplace this year. The partnership will […]

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