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Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Fab's CEO, Still Standing, Is Plotting the Next 20 Years   —  Forget what you know about the old Fab.  This time CEO Jason Goldberg thinks he's finally got it right with a new furniture site called Hem.  —  Investors can be forgiven for demanding Goldberg's head given the sheer number of pivots the e-commerce site has endured.
Jul 6, 2014, 5:30 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
eBay Confirms Shutdown of Small-Business E-Commerce Software Products   —  eBay announced on Tuesday that it would be shutting down its Magento Go and ProStores small-business e-commerce products in early 2015.  The closure of these offerings, which Re/code first reported last week …
Jul 1, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
“Buy Now” Buttons Start Appearing in Tweets.  Is Twitter Shopping Finally Here?   —  Two things stand out about the sneakers pictured above in a screenshot from Twitter.  First, their list price is a cool $170 million (though we imagine that's a glitch).  —  Second, there's a “Buy now” button included in the tweet.
Jun 30, 2014, 8:40 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Stripe Inks Deal With Alipay to Connect Chinese Shoppers With Western Brands   —  Patrick and John Collison have long said the online world shouldn't be as segregated as the real one.  They have taken another step toward closing the gap.  —  Stripe, the payments company the Collison brothers cofounded …
Jun 24, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
One Kings Lane Cuts 15 Percent of Staff, Kills Used Goods Marketplace   —  Online furnishings retailer One Kings Lane confirmed today that it has laid off 15 percent of its staff in a corporate restructuring.  The company cut 79 jobs in total, a spokeswoman said.  Re/code first reported the layoffs Tuesday evening.
Jun 18, 2014, 8:00 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
One Kings Lane, after raising $112M in January, is laying off between 75-100 people, or up to 20% of its staff   —  One Kings Lane Will Cut up to 20 Percent of Its Staff  —  Just six months after landing a big round of investment that valued One Kings Lane at $900 million …
Jun 17, 2014, 10:50 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Curalate, which helps brands know how products are shared as images on social networks, raises $8.6M Series B led by NEA   —  As Pinterest and Instagram Soar, Curalate Gets $8.6 Million to Help Brands Capitalize  —  It's hard to visit any social network these days and not think that photos and images are taking over the Web.
Jun 6, 2014, 4:00 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Fab to Buy European Company, May Create New Furniture Shopping Site   —  Fab's board of directors has approved yet another new strategic plan for the e-commerce company that will include the purchase of a European furniture company and the likely creation of a new shopping site …
Jun 5, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Google Will Kill Off Its Digital Coupon Business, Zavers   —  Google has decided to discontinue a 17-month-old initiative that let shoppers clip coupons online and then get those savings when they purchased products in the stores of partnering retailers.  —  The product, dubbed Zavers by Google …
Jun 2, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Fab to Cut Another 80 to 90 Jobs, a Third of Global Staff   —  E-commerce company Fab is announcing another round of job cuts tomorrow, laying off between 80 and 90 employees to trim costs as it shifts resources to focus more on designing and developing products under its own brand name.
May 21, 2014, 7:46 PMIn context

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