Posts tagged “E-commerce”

Updated August 9, 2012

Premium Lock Google to pay record $22.5M fine in privacy case

Google  The fine, the largest ever the FTC has levied against a company, represents the first by the agency for a violation of Internet privacy as the agency steps up enforcement of consumers' online rights.

Updated August 9, 2012

Premium Lock Google to pay record $22.5M fine in privacy case

Google The fine, the largest ever the FTC has levied against a company, represents the first by the agency for a violation of Internet privacy as the agency steps up enforcement of consumers' online rights.

August 8, 2012

Premium Lock Customers drive SciQuest e-procurement upgrades

SciQuest In a blog, the Cary-based software-as-a-service firm stresses that customer feedback drives its product changes.

Updated August 7, 2012

Premium Lock Tech firm Red Ventures to hire 1,000 in Charlotte area

The sales and marketing company also has acquired more land and plans to double the size of its headquarters in South Carolina just outside of Charlotte.

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Updated August 3, 2012

Premium Lock Revenues up 18%, profits flat at SciQuest

SciQuest Looking ahead, the Cary-based online procurement and related services firm sees revenue growth continuing.

August 1, 2012

Premium Lock Amazon upgrades music service in iTunes showdown

Amazon Amazon adds four major labels. Songs purchased on have always been stored for free on its servers for playback on mobile devices. Now the online retailer will scan a person's computer and automatically match songs found there on the person's storage space in the cloud.

July 31, 2012

Premium Lock Belk chooses ChannelAdvisor for e-commerce services

ecommerce          The Charlotte-based retailer will utilize comparison shopping and data feed management offerings from ChannelAdvisor.

July 26, 2012

Premium Lock Buy or Sell? Flash Purchase offers new way to do business

Flash Purchase The Charlotte startup aims to build out an e-commerce platform that creates "win-win" relationships between buyers and sellers.

July 25, 2012

Premium Lock States ask help collecting Internet sales taxes

E-Commerce Nearly half of the country's states have simplified how they collect taxes in hopes of recovering an estimated $20 billion in sales taxes that go uncollected by out-of-state online merchants every year. But the nation's governors say they still need help from Congress.

Updated July 19, 2012

Premium Lock Entrepreneur magazine boosts Durham's Windsor Circle

"Using Windsor Circle opens your eyes to different behavior and different possibilities to leverage your marketing spend," a happy customer tells the magazine.

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Updated July 19, 2012

Premium Lock Lenovo sets example for Chinese firms coming to America

In a speech to China business leaders in Beijing, Greater Raleigh Chamber CEO Harvey Schmitt cites Lenovo's growing presence in the Triangle as an example of a Chinese firm's successful integration into American business and community.

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July 17, 2012

Premium Lock Attention, shoppers: LivingSocial now selling merchandise

LivingSocial's Triangle page Beginning Tuesday, subscribers will be able to buy weekly-changing merchandise from LivingSocial's online shop. LivingSocial says the first collection of items will relate to a trip to the beach, with toys, blankets, tent gazebos and towels included. Other themes will include things for a backyard party or back-to-school items.

July 16, 2012

Premium Lock Biggest UK commercial broadcaster picks SAS for online ads

ITV will utilize Intelligence Advertising for Publishers to manage and deliver online ads. It's the latest win for SAS since acquiring Raleigh-based aiMatch earlier this year.

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July 12, 2012

Premium Lock Eddie Bauer joins ChannelAdvisor ecommerce client list

ChannelAdvisor's new logo The sportswear chain signs on to use ChannelAdvisor's solutions for marketplace management and comparison shopping.

July 10, 2012

Premium Lock ChannelAdvisor to launch 'Google Shopping' advisory series

ChannelAdvisor's new logo Titled "The Retailer's Roadmap to Google Shopping Success," the program will include blog posts and webinars from the Morrisville-based provider of ecommerce related services around the world.

Updated July 6, 2012

Premium Lock Tech giants to gather for Sun Valley conference

Billionaires Warren Buffett, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg lead the roster of executives invited to Allen & Co.'s annual media conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, next week.

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July 6, 2012

Premium Lock Yahoo reportedly considers Hulu exec as next CEO

Yahoo!  Hule CEO Jason Kilar is on a list of candidates that includes Ross Levinsohn, Yahoo's interim CEO, sources tell Bloomberg news.

July 5, 2012

Premium Lock Evaluating campaign performance: Measure what matters

Three Ships Media Analysis: Yeah, yeah, you measure. It might be hurting your campaign performance. Don't obsess

July 5, 2012

Premium Lock Bronto nearly doubles employee headcount in one year

Bronto The Durham-based email and marketing services firm adds 17 employees in the second quarter while expanding its local headquarters and in London.

July 2, 2012

Premium Lock Microsoft writes off $6.2B due to sagging online group

Microsoft "While the Online Services Division business has been improving, the company's expectations for future growth and profitability are lower than previous estimates," Microsoft said in the statement.

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