Is there a contender to the Shopify crown at last? Popular among designers for its innovative CMS, Webflow has finally opened its e-commerce beta—to everyone. They claim to offer the same robust feature set as Shopify+ for 1/70th the price. Based on their impressive debut in the site building and content management space, we’re excited to see what they’ve come up with.
An interesting look into the risky relationship between retail and private equity, and the high correlation between leveraged acquisitions and bankruptcy.
Walmart’s e-commerce sales are up 43% in Q3.
Alibaba crushed its single day sales record recently.
To flash or not to flash? Shopify+ has a decent rundown on the considerations when considering a Black Friday mega-sale.
UPS Freight avoids a holiday shutdown with a last minute “yes” vote on a new contract—accepting new volume immediately.
NRF 2019 Retail’s Big Show | NY, NY | (Jan 13–15, 2019)
BeautyXSummit | Los Angeles, CA | (Jan 21–22, 2019)
eCommerFuel Live 2019 | New Orleans, LA | (Jan 23–26, 2019)
Outdoor Retailer | Denver, CO | (Jan 30–Feb 1, 2019)