Farmigo shuts down its online farmer’s market

 Farmigo, an online farmer’s market that allowed consumers to shop for locally grown food via the web, then pick up those orders at nearby locations, says it will now be shutting down … Continue Reading →


Prime Day 2016 was Amazon’s biggest day ever

 Yesterday’s checkout glitches didn’t impact Amazon’s ability to pull off another successful Prime Day sales event, as it turns out. The online retailer announced this morning, without giving specific figures, … Continue Reading →


Google unveils new features for shopping ads and hotel search

 Google is giving more tools to retail and travel businesses hoping to promote themselves through search results and ads. These new features were announced at a New York City press … Continue Reading →


Walmart takes on Amazon Prime Day with week-long free shipping deal

 Walmart today announced its plan for taking on Amazon’s Prime Day. Amazon’s annual sales holiday kicks off tomorrow, promising a host of online deals and discounts across a variety of categories, including … Continue Reading →


Pinterest is soon launching a way to search for products with your smartphone camera

 Pinterest today has a new tool for finding things that you might want to buy — and they’ll be things you see in the real world. Here’s how it will … Continue Reading →


Boon + Gable closes on $2.5 million for its in-home stylist and shopping service

 Online clothes shopping can be a gamble – you never really know if items will fit until you try them on. Meanwhile, shopping at local retailers can be time-consuming. A startup … Continue Reading →