Online Retail

Outlook on the Candy Global Market to 2027 - Size, Share, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 5:11pm

The "Candy Market, by Product Type, by Distribution Channel, and by Region - Size, Share, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2020 - 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Candy Market, by Product Type, by Distribution Channel, and by Region - Size, Share, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2020 - 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Apart from this, the attractive packaging of the candies has also played a vital role in the rise and expansion of the candy market all over the globe.
  • Based on product type, the chocolate candy segment held the largest share in the global candy market in 2019.
  • Moreover, regional as well as local candy market manufacturers have been focusing on various growth strategies, including collaborations and merges & acquisitions, with major players globally to strengthen their market position.

The State of Black Business: New Survey Finds Progress, Challenges

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 4:57pm

Groupon , the go-to destination for local experiences, and the National Black Chamber of Commerce released their second annual survey of Black small business owners in recognition of Augusts National Black Business Month.

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  • Groupon , the go-to destination for local experiences, and the National Black Chamber of Commerce released their second annual survey of Black small business owners in recognition of Augusts National Black Business Month.
  • According to the results, consumers are largely keeping their promises to spend a greater share of their wallet at Black-owned businesses, but challenges remain.
  • Roughly three out of four Black business owners said capital investment still lags in comparison to their white counterparts.
  • On Aug. 22, Groupon is partnering with The Black Womens Expo - BWE Next to feature 10 Groupon merchants as exhibitors.

Gopuff Raises $1 Billion in New Funding from Leading Global Investors

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

Gopuff, the go-to platform for consumers immediate everyday needs, today announced that it has secured $1 billion in new funding at a $15 billion valuation.

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  • Gopuff, the go-to platform for consumers immediate everyday needs, today announced that it has secured $1 billion in new funding at a $15 billion valuation.
  • Gopuff has quietly built a very strong business and solidified itself as the leading player, continuing to define this evolving category, said Scott Minerd, Global Chief Investment Officer of Guggenheim Investments.
  • Rafael and Yakir are focused on maintaining fiscal responsibility while having the ability to successfully execute on strategic growth opportunities.
  • As Gopuff continues to define the Instant Needs economy, we are thrilled to have new leading global partners onboard, along with the support of our longtime investors.

Grid Dynamics Named Implementation Partner for Google Cloud Retail Search to Accelerate Digital Transformation for Leading Retail Brands

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 1:00pm

Grid Dynamics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:GDYN) (Grid Dynamics), a leader in enterprise-level digital transformation services and solutions, announced today that it is an implementation partner for Google Cloud Retail Search to accelerate digital transformation in the retail space.

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  • Grid Dynamics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:GDYN) (Grid Dynamics), a leader in enterprise-level digital transformation services and solutions, announced today that it is an implementation partner for Google Cloud Retail Search to accelerate digital transformation in the retail space.
  • Google Cloud today announced the private general availability of Google Cloud Retail Search , a purpose-built industry solution that gives retailers the ability to provide Google-quality search on their own digital properties.
  • As an implementation partner, Grid Dynamics will bring the power of Google Cloud Retail Search to its customers.
  • We are delighted that Grid Dynamics is expanding their partnership with Google Cloud to help retailers implement Retail Search," said Srikanth Belwadi, Group Product Manager, Google Cloud.

Carter’s, Inc. Issues Inaugural Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 11:25am

Carters, Inc. (NYSE: CRI), the largest branded marketer in North America of apparel exclusively for babies and young children, announced today its first Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, detailing its strategic environmental, social and governance priorities and initiatives.

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  • Carters, Inc. (NYSE: CRI), the largest branded marketer in North America of apparel exclusively for babies and young children, announced today its first Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, detailing its strategic environmental, social and governance priorities and initiatives.
  • Carters CSR report focuses on three strategic pillars: People, Product and Planet, and sets forth its commitments and goals.
  • Our annual reporting will offer insight into our goals and initiatives, and also serve as an important benchmark in gauging our progress, said Antonio Robinson, Senior Vice President of Corporate Social Responsibility.
  • Through its corporate social responsibility issue assessment, Carters identified key areas of importance to the Companys success and to its stakeholders.

High Tide Announces Addition to the Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences Index ETF (TSX: HMMJ) and Results of Annual General Meeting

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 11:05am

High Tide is a retail-focused cannabis company enhanced by the manufacturing and distribution of consumption accessories.

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  • High Tide is a retail-focused cannabis company enhanced by the manufacturing and distribution of consumption accessories.
  • The Company is the most profitable Canadian retailer of recreational cannabis as measured by Adjusted EBITDA1, with 88 current locations spanning Ontario, Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
  • Key industry investors in High Tide include Tilray Inc. (TSX: TLRY) (Nasdaq: TLRY) and Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX: ACB) (Nasdaq: ACB).
  • For more information about High Tide Inc., please visit www.hightideinc.com and its profile page on SEDAR at www.sedar.com .

ClearSale VP to Discuss Online Fraud Risk at Georgia Jewelers Association 2021

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 1:22pm

Denise will address the risks and concerns of jewelers, many of whom are moving to--or augmenting their sales with--online channels. In fact, as noted in Luxury Industry Statistic and Insights in 2020, Bain & Company analysts have projected that “Approximately half of all luxury purchases will be digitally enabled thanks to new technologies along the value chain, and nearly all luxury purchases will be influenced by online interactions.”

Key Points: 
  • Global fraud protection leader ClearSale ( www.clear.sale ) announced today that VP of Partnerships & Alliances, Denise Purtzer, will be sharing insights on fraud prevention for jewelers at the upcoming Georgia Jewelers Associations ( georgiajewelers.org ) annual conference.
  • The event will be held at the Lanier Islands Legacy Lodge in Buford, Georgia on August 6-8, 2021.
  • Denise will address the risks and concerns of jewelers, many of whom are moving to--or augmenting their sales with--online channels.
  • As the global leader in online fraud risk prevention, ClearSales solutions combine innovative technology with the largest team of fraud analysts in the industry to provide unparalleled fraud protection.

GhostBronco.com Brings Desired Collegiate Apparel to West Michigan and Beyond

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 3:00pm

Ghost Bronco, LLC , a new Michigan-based online retail company, has launched its newly created e-commerce website focused on collegiate apparel that supports college scholarships.

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  • Ghost Bronco, LLC , a new Michigan-based online retail company, has launched its newly created e-commerce website focused on collegiate apparel that supports college scholarships.
  • We are proud to bring the collegiate apparel you could never buy before to the west Michigan community.
  • Its been frustrating over the past decades seeing quality apparel on the sidelines with no ability to purchase yourself.
  • Ghost Bronco, LLC is based on the hard-working west Michigan communitys desire to wear their identity with pride.