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Poshmark, Inc. Named to Fortune’s 2022 Change the World List for Promoting Sustainable Style

Poshmark, Inc. Named to Fortune’s 2022 Change the World List for Promoting Sustainable Style

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Poshmark, Inc. (Nasdaq: POSH), a leading social marketplace for new and secondhand style, today announced it has been named to Fortune’s 2022 Change the World list for promoting sustainability and helping to keep items in circulation and out of landfills. “Poshmark has empowered millions of people to establish their [...]

Spryker Research Finds Almost Two Thirds of Australian Consumers Order Groceries Online, with 10% Doing Most or All of Their Food Shopping via the Internet

Spryker Research Finds Almost Two Thirds of Australian Consumers Order Groceries Online, with 10% Doing Most or All of Their Food Shopping via the Internet

MELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Spryker, the leading platform for Enterprise Marketplaces, Thing Commerce, and Unified Commerce, has today launched its Australian Online Grocery Report 2022. The research of 2,500 Australian consumers finds almost half – 48% – of Australians buy least some of their groceries online, with 10% now ordering most or [...]

Chicago Luxury Retailer SVRN Unveils Million Dollar Store Remodel in Tangent with Award-Winning Korean Architecture Firm WGNB

Chicago Luxury Retailer SVRN Unveils Million Dollar Store Remodel in Tangent with Award-Winning Korean Architecture Firm WGNB

CHICAGO, Aug. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — SVRN, Chicago multi-brand luxury retailer, announced that its West Loop storefront has now reopened with an extensive expansion and visionary remodel. Korean architecture firm WGNB, winner of Dezeen’s Emerging Interior Design Studio of the Year 2021, oversaw the redesign, paying homage to SVRN CEO David Kim’s Korean heritage and [...]

JD.com Aims to Build China’s First Carbon-neutral Logistics Industrial Park in Xi’an

JD.com Aims to Build China’s First Carbon-neutral Logistics Industrial Park in Xi’an

BEIJING, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – JD.com is making progress in its construction of the first carbon-neutral intelligent industrial park for China’s logistics industry, with the Xi’an Asia No.1 logistics park expected to be carbon-neutral on the operations level by early 2022. At nearly 300,000 square meters, JD’s Asia No.1 logistics park in Xi’an has deployed 100,000 [...]

Fashion Retailer SportSpar.de Dramatically Increases Order Fulfillment Productivity with Descartes Ecommerce Warehouse Management System

Fashion Retailer SportSpar.de Dramatically Increases Order Fulfillment Productivity with Descartes Ecommerce Warehouse Management System

MUNICH, Germany, Oct. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq: DSGX) (TSX: DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announces that the German fashion retailer SportSpar.de has increased its ability to ship customer orders by 500% without increasing resources using Descartes’ cloud-based ecommerce warehouse management solution (WMS). The move from manual [...]

Rentals.ca Network, Inc. Launches, Bringing Together 6 Rental Marketplaces in Canada

Rentals.ca Network, Inc. Launches, Bringing Together 6 Rental Marketplaces in Canada

TORONTO, Sept. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Rentals.ca Network, Inc. has announced its launch, which includes six Canadian rental marketplaces offering the most traffic and leads for landlords to list their properties and providing the most listings for renters to find their next home in Canada.  The Rentals.ca Network consists of Rentals.ca, Rentfaster.ca, Louer.ca, Rentboard.ca, RentCanada.com [...]

Tomorrow Retail Consulting Appoints Daryl Porter to Lead New Global Omni Operations Division

Tomorrow Retail Consulting Appoints Daryl Porter to Lead New Global Omni Operations Division

HONG KONG, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Tomorrow Retail Consulting has announced the launch of a new Global Omni Operations division to be led by international retail executive Daryl Porter. The launch comes as retailers face increased pressure to strengthen their omni-fulfillment capabilities by improving productivity while expanding capacity. Most recently, Porter was Global Head of Stores for [...]

Majid Al Futtaim Launches AI Powered Carrefour City+; The Region’s First Check-Out Free Store

Majid Al Futtaim Launches AI Powered Carrefour City+; The Region’s First Check-Out Free Store

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Sept. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Majid Al Futtaim – the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia – is setting new precedents for retail with the launch of the region’s first check-out free store, Carrefour City+. Opened today in Mall of the Emirates, [...]

JD.com: Where Technology is Shaping the Future of Retail

JD.com: Where Technology is Shaping the Future of Retail

BEIJING, Nov. 10, 2020 (Korea Bizwire) — Jump on JD.com on Nov. 11 for Singles’ Day (or what many now call “eleven eleven”) and you’ll experience a shopping carnival unlike any other. JD.com has over 417 million active customers. Consumers get an easy-to-use platform and lightning-fast processing of their orders, making it the trusted choice of consumers [...]