INSIGHT-Millennial 'NOwners' follow Uber with new fashion trading model NEW YORK, May 28- Allison Armor loves fashion, but doesn't need to keep it in her closet. Armor, a marketing manager for a nonprofit in Oakland, California, has picked up skirts and shirts, Oxford shoes for $30, a J.Crew trench coat for $40 and a Dooney& Bourke satchel for $150, less than half its retail price. About 85 percent of people aged 18 to 34 own them, according to...
| By: Jilian Mincer
What's driving RV sales: Winnebago CEO Randy Potts, Winnebago CEO, discusses how lower gas prices are impacting recreational vehicle sales; the introduction of compact motor homes, and fuel efficiency.
Etsy & eBay need to merge: Pro Amazon is reportedly planning a new marketplace called "handmade." Ross Gerber, Gerber Kawasaki CEO & President, thinks Etsy needs to merge with eBay now, or risk going out of business.
INTERVIEW-Canadian start-up Shoes.com eyes fall IPO after funding round TORONTO, May 25- Canadian e-commerce start-up Shoes.com Technologies plans to go public this fall following a private funding round that tapped high-net-worth individuals and private institutional capital, Chairman Roger Hardy said on Monday. The company raised C $45 million earlier this month, valuing it at C $320 million. The e-commerce industry,...
| By: John Tilak
The frontrunners in e-commerce: Pro Gian Fulgoni, ComScore Inc executive chairman, discusses digital commerce in Q1 and the big businesses that dominate the space. Fulgoni also gives perspective to the way the government collects data such as retail sales.