Some Spectacular South American Adventures

Some Spectacular South American Adventures

Some Spectacular South American Adventures South America is built for adventures, and explorers are attracted to its exotic shores. Glistening glaciers hug soaring granite mountains, condors circle over desert gorges, tumbling waterfalls inspire movies and vast steamy jungles host animals from monkeys to jaguars. Throw in the ancient ruins and you have a lifetime of […]

V-More Sets the Ecommerce Pace in Asia

V-More Sets the Ecommerce Pace in Asia

V-More Sets the Ecommerce Pace in Asia The world’s fastest growing ecommerce market, Asia is being unified via a single platform, V-MORE a unique international e-commerce platform that currently caters to Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, China and Taiwan. V-MORE aim to take on the giants in the industry and become the world’s leading e-commerce platform and […]

The Battle for Asia’s Ecommerce Dollar

The Battle for Asia’s Ecommerce Dollar

The Battle for Asia’s Ecommerce Dollar When Alibaba purchased a 51% stake in Lazada about two years ago, it was evidence that the Chinese giant is betting on the rise of online shopping in Southeast Asia. Southeast Asia is becoming far more competitive, prompting the Alibaba to get even more involved, the race for the […]

President Trump Not Targeting Bezos Over WP Ownership

President Trump Not Targeting Bezos Over WP Ownership

President Trump Not Targeting Bezos Over WP Ownership $AMZN President Trump believes that Amazon is unfair to America’s retailers US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Donald Trump’s attacks on Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) have nothing to do with critical coverage of the White House by the Washington Post, owned by Amazon’s CEO, Jeff Bezos. Secretary Mnuchin […]

Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Online Retail Gunship is Destroying the Shopping Experience

Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Online Retail Gunship is Destroying the Shopping Experience

Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Online Retail Gunship is Destroying the Shopping Experience $AMZN Empty space in regional shopping malls has risen to a 6-year high in Q-1 of Y 2018, as the retail apocalypse expands. The vacancy rate in big US malls increased to 8.4% in Q-1, up from 8.3% in Q-4 of Y 2017, and the […]

Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Shares Hammered

Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Shares Hammered

Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Shares Hammered $AMZN Shares of Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) fell 6% Monday wiping out another $45-B in market capitalization after US President Donald Trump again attacked the online retail giant over the pricing of its deliveries through the United States Postal Service and promised unspecified changes. “Only fools, or worse, are saying that our money […]

Bezos in Hot Water as Trump Delivers

Bezos in Hot Water as Trump Delivers

US President Donald Trump on Saturday resumed his attacks against online retailing giant Amazon and accused The Washington Post, owned by Amazon’s founder Jeff Bezos, of lobbying for the company. His latest comments, two days after a similar swipe against Amazon, coincided with a report in Saturday’s Post about three different legal efforts “trying to […]

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Has 10X the Data on American’s than Facebook

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Has 10X the Data on American’s than Facebook

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Has 10X the Data on American’s than Facebook $AMZN, $FB, $ORCL, $GOOGL Amazon has 10X the data on American consumers and owns the Washington Post a left wing political newspaper, always critical of President Trump and his administration. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) disengaged with Washington’s biggest lobbying firm and brought on new advisers following […]

Blockchain, Bitcoin Ushering in a New Age in Retail Spending

Blockchain, Bitcoin Ushering in a New Age in Retail Spending

Blockchain, Bitcoin Ushering in a New Age in Retail Spending $BTCUSD, $SBUX, $AMZN Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) Chairman Howard Schultz has said in the past that retail was going to witness “a seismic change” in consumer behavior because of technology, most notably the Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) effect and the explosion of e-Commerce. “I think if you look at […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) HEFFX Highlights

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) HEFFX Highlights

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) HEFFX Highlights Amazon is getting almost no revenue from its bookstores Amazon broke out “physical stores” sales for the first time in the third quarter. Amazon has been expanding its physical presence, with Whole Foods, bookstores, and pop-up stores. Almost all of the revenue in the category comes from Whole Foods. Amazon.com, […]

Gold is Forever, Not All Crypto Currencies Will Survive

Gold is Forever, Not All Crypto Currencies Will Survive

 Gold is Forever, Not All Crypto Currencies Will Survive $GLD, $BTCUSD. $AMZN, $GOOGL, $JPM Not all of the Crypto currencies will survive, it is still early in this game. As in the .Com era there were winners and losers then, will there be winners and losers now. Bitcoin and Ethereum are the front-runners now, recall that […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Cuts Whole Food Prices By Nearly 50%

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Cuts Whole Food Prices By Nearly 50%

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Cuts Whole Food Prices By Nearly 50% Amazon.com Inc. spent its first day as the owner of a brick-and-mortar grocery chain cutting prices at Whole Foods Market as much as 43 percent. In a sign of how the retailer is changing, the Amazon Echo, a voice-activated electronic assistant, was also for sale, […]

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Will Now Sell ‘Whole Foods” on Website

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Will Now Sell ‘Whole Foods” on Website

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Will Now Sell ‘Whole Foods” on Website $AMZN, $K, $WMT Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) said Thursday it plans to complete its $13.7-B acquisition of Whole Foods Market Inc. Monday after winning antitrust approval from US regulators on Wednesday. The companies said in a joint statement that Whole Foods will offer lower prices starting Monday […]

Amazon, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) HEFFX Highlights

Amazon, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) HEFFX Highlights

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) HEFFX Highlights With an eye on the future of online retailing, Walmart and Google are teaming up to go after rival Amazon in a play that also targets the growing market for voice-activated shopping. Starting next month, Walmart customers will be able to access hundreds of thousands of products from the company’s […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Ranks Among Top Apparel Sellers

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Ranks Among Top Apparel Sellers

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Ranks Among Top Apparel Sellers Amazon, Stitch Fix already rank among the top online apparel sellers There is increasing interest from shoppers in clothing subscription services, such as those of Trunk Club and Le Tote, The NPD Group said. Amazon is planning to roll out an apparel subscription service of its own, […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Moving Into Pharmaceuticals

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Moving Into Pharmaceuticals

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Moving Into Pharmaceuticals As Seattle-based tech giant Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) demonstrates its capacity to enter and disrupt every market from food retail to cloud computing, the health care space is not free of danger. After reports came out in May suggesting that the ecommerce giant was on the prowl for a general […]

Amazon.com, Inc. Taking Over All Industries

Amazon.com, Inc. Taking Over All Industries

No one should doubt Amazon.com’s power to disrupt new industries. While the onetime online bookstore has grown to dominate retail, it has also become a major player in businesses ranging from cloud computing to Hollywood — and even has experimented seriously with drones. It’s no wonder that fear strikes investors and executives when they learn — or even hear rumors — […]

False Alarm With Amazon.com, Inc. Crash

False Alarm With Amazon.com, Inc. Crash

Incorrect stock data on the popular Google Finance, Yahoo Finance and Bloomberg sites appeared to be freaking out some investors Monday evening, after test data was apparently misinterpreted by third-party providers to those sites. As part of its normal process, the UTP distributed test data and certain third parties improperly propagated the data. Nasdaq is working […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Brings 900 New Jobs in Boston

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Brings 900 New Jobs in Boston

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Brings 900 New Jobs in Boston In 2016, the total value of the U.S. apparel market — both online and offline — was $200 billion, with Amazon claiming about $3.4 billion of that, a new report from One Click Retail has found. While total U.S. apparel sales climbed 3 percent last year, […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Prime Day, Wine, 1500 New Jobs

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Prime Day, Wine, 1500 New Jobs

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Prime Day, Wine, 1500 New Jobs The company recently announced that it helped develop this new wine brand produced by King Vintners, a subsidiary of Oregon’s King Estate Winery, and had started selling it on Amazon.com. In a press release, the new wine brand is described as “the first wine ever developed […]

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) the e-Commerce Giant Marked Another Milestone

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) the e-Commerce Giant Marked Another Milestone

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) the e-Commerce Giant Marked Another Milestone $AMZN, $WMT, $TGT, $MSFT Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), the e-Commerce giant that is changing the retail marketplace has marked another milestone. Amazon stock hit 1,001.20 shortly after Tuesday’s opening bell, up about 40% from a year ago and more than 2X the 15% gainer of the S&P 500 Index […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) The Race To $1000 Against Alphabet

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) The Race To $1000 Against Alphabet

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) The Race To $1000 Against Alphabet Amazon is opening a new bookstore in New York Investor Jason Calacanis believes it’s a way for Amazon to secure more Prime customers “You are talking about generating tens of millions of dollars per store if you could convert 50 people to Amazon Prime,” Calacanis told […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) The Everything Company

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) The Everything Company

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) The Everything Company Amazons planning to enter the Pharmaceutical industry Amazon’s Alexa set to get notifications in new update ‘McDelivery’ and Amazon alcohol delivery arrive in Los Angeles, USA Amazon streaming software powers new smart TVs “Amazon to reach $1110 this year on increasing e-commerce,” CNBC Amazon.com, Inc. offers a range of products […]

Emaar Malls’ Souq.com Bid to Limit Amazon’s Regional Growth

Emaar Malls’ Souq.com Bid to Limit Amazon’s Regional Growth

Emaar Malls’ Souq.com Bid to Limit Amazon’s Regional Growth $AMZN Emaar Malls has submitted an $800-M bid to acquire Souq.com Emaar Malls’ “competitive” bid for UAE-based e-Commerce retailer Souq.com could help the traditional retailer prevent Amazon’s immediate entry into the regional market, according to an analyst. Dubai-listed Emaar Malls confirmed Monday that it had submitted an […]

Investing in Reduced Deforestation is Money Well Spent

Investing in Reduced Deforestation is Money Well Spent

Investing in Reduced Deforestation is Money Well Spent It is widely agreed that reducing emissions from deforestation could bring about 33% of the Greenhouse gas emission reductions our planet needs by Y 2030 to stay on a 2-degrees trajectory. Protecting and managing forests wisely not only make sense from a climate perspective, it is also […]