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One Year Ago: Report: Shipping Costs Bleed E-tailers Dry

While e-tail fulfillment problems have been a steady source ofdissatisfaction among online consumers, a report concludes that they also often dampen efforts by Web merchants to achieve profitability ...

One Year Ago: Power-Starved California Turns To Internet Auction

In a bid to cool the energy meltdown that ignited rolling powerblackouts in California, Governor Gray Davis announced Tuesday that thestate is going to hold an Internet auction to secure long-term, low-costelectricity contracts ...

Jupiter, NetRatings Renew Patent Lawsuit

With their proposed merger still under federal scrutiny, Internet researchfirms Jupiter Media Metrix (Nasdaq: JMXI) and NetRatings (Nasdaq: NTRT) said late Friday that they will go ahead with a patent infringement lawsuit that had previouslybeen put on hold as a condition of the acquisition ...

Is Online Retailing Recession-Proof?

Although retail revenues were down overall during the 2001 holiday season and for the year, online retail saw double-digit growth. The e-tail holiday season saw growth in terms of both traffic and dollars spent. ...

Yahoo! Strikes Deal To Develop I-Marketing Program

Looking to drum up new sources of online advertising revenue, powerhouseportal Yahoo! (Nasdaq: YHOO) announcedMonday that it has stuck a deal with ArnoldMPG to develop new Internet marketing campaigns for the media buying andplanning agency's clients ...

Drugstore.com Eyes Profits in 2003

Buoyed by the strong preliminary showing of its fourth quarter results, Drugstore.com (Nasdaq: DSCM) said Monday that it expects to hit its profitability target in 2003, approximately one year earlier than the pure-play retailer had previously projected ...

Study: Women Top Online Shoppers

For the first time, the number of women who used the Internet for holiday shopping outpaced the number of men who did so, according to a study released Monday by the Pew Internet & American Life Project ...

One Year Ago: Smart Cards Stack the E-Commerce Deck

Few people quibble over smart card functionality. ...

Internet Drugstores Struggle for Level Playing Field

Internet drugstores have had a tough time finding a cure for sluggish sales and weak consumer adoption rates in their sector. ...

Year Ends with Huge E-Commerce Surge

Many of the top e-commerce companies are enjoying a happy holiday season, with Internet heavyweights Yahoo! (Nasdaq: YHOO) and Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) among the sites enjoying significant sales gains ...

Yahoo! Holiday Sales Spike 86 Percent

While many Internet sellers have seen their traffic slow this holiday seasondue to deep retail discounts that drove consumers back intobrick-and-mortar stores, Internet heavyweight Yahoo! (Nasdaq: YHOO) said Wednesday that its sales volume surged morethan 86 percent during the post-Thanksgiving buying period over last year'slevels ...

E-tailers Finally Shedding Image as Crash Dummies

With the 2001 holiday shopping season entering the homestretch, it seems safe to say that most Internet retailers have put to rest their ghosts of Christmas past -- namely the ghosts that used to go crash and boom on computers nationwide ...

Report: December Opens with $2.6B in Online Sales

With the holidays drawing nearer, consumers stepped up their online shopping during the first week of December, spending roughly US$2.6 billion, according to data released Monday by Goldman Sachs, Harris Interactive and Nielsen//NetRatings ...

Study: Car Sites Should Cater More to Shoppers Who Research

Automobile manufacturers and sellers need to continue revving up theironline research capabilities, because prospective buyers increasingly view theInternet as a valuable means to compare makes, models and prices, rather thanas a tool to close the deal, according to a study released Monday by Jupiter Media Metrix (Nasdaq: JMXI) ...

Study: Car Sites Should Cater More to Shoppers Who Research

Automobile manufacturers and sellers need to continue revving up theironline research capabilities, because prospective buyers increasingly view theInternet as a valuable means to compare makes, models and prices, rather thanas a tool to close the deal, according to a study released Monday by Jupiter Media Metrix (Nasdaq: JMXI) ...

Study: Car Sites Should Cater More to Shoppers Who Research

Automobile manufacturers and sellers need to continue revving up theironline research capabilities, because prospective buyers increasingly view theInternet as a valuable means to compare makes, models and prices, rather thanas a tool to close the deal, according to a study released Monday by Jupiter Media Metrix (Nasdaq: JMXI) ...

One Year Ago: Amazon Lands Consumer Reports Content

Amazon.com (Nasdaq: AMZN) has inked a content agreement with venerable product-testing organization ConsumersUnion -- the publisher of Consumer Reports and Consumer Reports Online -- that will allow the Internet giant to publish "unbiased" product advice summaries, merchandise information and ratings on its site ...

Study: Web Privacy Policies Should Be Shorter, Clearer for Consumers

Despite their concerns about the security of personal information given online, only 3 percent of shoppers thoroughly review Web privacy policies on a regular basis, according to a study released Monday by Harris Interactive ...

One Year Ago: Study: E-tailers Flunk Marketing 101

Although many Internet firms are slashing advertising budgets in favor of direct marketing campaigns, a study released Wednesdayby Andersen Consulting and Online Insight warns that e-tailersoften miss the mark when it comes to marketing initiatives ...

Study: Web Shoppers Confident About Holiday Season

Shaking off fears of continued economic malaise, roughly 37 percent ofonline consumers are expressing confidence that the holiday shoppingseason will be a strong one and plan to spend more as a result, according toa study released Monday by the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Harris Interactive ...

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