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Recode

The Wish shopping app is paying more than $30 million to put its logo on Lakers jerseys
Recode
Then it sponsored the high-profile Mayweather-McGregor boxing match. Now, Wish is betting big on the return of the Showtime era to the Los Angeles Lakers. The startup, which has quickly built one of the most popular shopping apps in the world, has ...

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Chicago Tribune

A shopping site you probably never heard of is worth more than Sears, Macy's and JC Penney… combined
Chicago Tribune
Although the company says it has more than 300 million users, you've probably never heard of Wish. But now that you have, you're going to be impressed. According to this report in Forbes, the seven-year-old start-up just closed a $250 million financing ...

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Virginia Gazette

Planning commission recommends Williamsburg Shopping Center redevelopment
Virginia Gazette
Williamsburg Planning Commission members voted 4-3 Tuesday to recommend a planned redevelopment of the Williamsburg Shopping Center. Broad Street CEO Michael Jacoby, whose Besthesda-based firm bought the Williamsburg Shopping Center in ...

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CNBC

Amazon has a low-key start-up, Amazon Live, focused on ways to make purchases through interactive videos
CNBC
One job posting was for a user experience designer for "Amazon Live," a start-up that "leverages interactive streaming video to create new shopping experiences for customers." Several products on Amazon are listed as "Amazon Live" products.

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Al-Monitor

Turkey's shopping mall boom going bust
Al-Monitor
ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan sounded the alarm in 2014: Industrial investment was in decline while a construction boom was luring entrepreneurs to build shopping malls and luxury housing projects with the promise of quick ...



Forbes

At $8.5 Billion, Shopping App 'Wish' Is Now Worth More Than Sears, Macy's And JC Penney Combined
Forbes
If you haven't browsed the cheap and cheerful shopping interface of Wish already, you may find yourself doing so soon enough, or at least know someone who has. The e-commerce app is in the process of raising $250 million to boost its rapid expansion, ...



Engadget

Walmart's online grocery shopping service will now accept EBT
Engadget
The Amazon and Walmart rivalry continues as the latter announced today that its Online Grocery Pickup option will now be available to those using Electronic ...

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The Daily Dot

This app is a game-changer for people who hate shopping IRL
The Daily Dot
There are plenty of terrible things about shopping in stores, but crowded checkout lines are, without a doubt, the worst. It's bad enough that Sunday inevitably leads to the start of the work week. Slogging through the masses just so you can stock up ...



Bloomberg

The Future of Shopping Has No Clothes
Bloomberg
The Future of Shopping Has No Clothes. In a bid to beat back e-commerce, Nordstrom and Wal-Mart adopt its tactics. But are “Guideshops” a winning strategy, or simply delaying the inevitable? By. Kim Bhasin. @KimBhasin More stories by Kim Bhasin.



Quartz

A guide to getting the most from India's online shopping deals during its festive season
Quartz
Online retailers in India have kicked off the first leg of their annual festive season sales today (Sept. 20). Prominent e-commerce portals such as Flipkart.com, Amazon.in, Snapdeal.com, Shopclues.com, PaytmMall.com, and Myntra.com, among others, are ...

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