eCommerce Today — August 29, 2017: Perfumania Bankruptcy & other top things you should know about

By Sabir Semerkant

Top eCommerce things you should know today — August 29, 2017.

  1. BREAKING NEWS: Perfumania files for bankruptcy, intends to close 65 stores, focus on e-commerce. [Sun Sentinel]
  2. What do you think Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods will mean for retail? [Digital Commerce 360, Internet Retailer]
  3. When the Cubs won the Series, this distributor homered. With a new e-commerce platform for selling its licensed sports products, Casey’s Distributing has freed up its staff to better plan assortments around the changing fortunes of winning sports teams. [Digital Commerce 360, B2B eCommerce World]
  4. Why Amazon Isn’t Ready for Prime Time in China. Alibaba and JD.com have kept e-commece giant at bay by boosting offerings and dangling discounts. [WSJ]
  5. Shopify’s E-Commerce Empire is Growing in Amazon’s Shadow. The fast-growing Canadian company has helped hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs start online stores. [Bloomberg]

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About the Author

Sabir Semerkant is a data-obsessed, Transformative and entrepreneurial Senior Marketing Executive in E-commerce and Digital Marketing offers progressive global experience at growth oriented companies in the consumer goods and e-commerce sector. He is currently the SVP of eCommerce at VaynerMedia working alongside Gary Vaynerchuk and team. He can be found via LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram. His articles are posted on Medium.

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