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Lulu Yilun Chen / Bloomberg:
Alibaba announces new retail strategic partnership with Shanghai Bailian Group, one of China's largest retailers, will upgrade Bailian's 4.7K stores in China   —  Jack Ma's new retail vision racing against Amazon Go  —  Partnership follows Alibaba's investment in Intime, Suning
Feb 21, 2017, 9:20 AMIn context
Josh Freedman / Quartz:
How locals' producing and selling of goods on Alibaba's eBay-like marketplace Taobao is helping to eliminate poverty in over 1,000 Chinese villages   —  Daiji township, a dusty collection of villages in China's central heartland plains, is an unlikely candidate to be one of the country's leading e-commerce hubs.
Feb 18, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
PayPal has agreed to buy bill payment management company TIO Networks for $233M, gaining access to customers who pay bills at kiosks   —  PayPal has agreed to buy bill payment management company TIO Networks for $233 million in cash.  The deal will allow PayPal to gain access to a market …
Feb 14, 2017, 5:00 PMIn context
Pavithra Mohan / Fast Company:
Etsy announces Etsy Studio, a marketplace for craft supplies set to launch with 8M products in April, to include 60 DIY tutorials at start with more each week   —  Etsy's ambitious new marketplace aims to make it easier for everyone to start creating, and selling, their wares.
Feb 14, 2017, 3:10 PMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
127 companies including Adobe, Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Netflix, Slack, Twitter, and Uber file amicus brief opposing Trump's immigration ban   —  Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and other tech companies filed an amicus brief tonight voicing opposition to President Trump's executive order …
Feb 6, 2017, 1:45 AMIn context
Ginny Marvin / Marketing Land:
Pinterest introduces Search ads with Keyword and Shopping campaigns; Barilla, eBay, Garnier, and Target are among the brands testing the new ads   —  The new offerings should help Pinterest scale its advertising efforts.  —  Pinterest introduced its anticipated Search Ads product on Wednesday.
Feb 1, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Spencer Soper / Bloomberg:
PayPal CEO says company has been talking with Amazon about “how to use one another's assets to the mutual benefit of our customers”   —  Amazon.com Inc. and PayPal Holdings Inc. have discussed letting shoppers pay for Amazon purchases using their PayPal accounts …
Jan 27, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
PayPal reports Q4 revenue of $2.98B, up 17% YoY, as total payment volume reaches $99B, up 22% YoY   —  PayPal reported fourth quarter earnings after the bell on Thursday, and they were just what investors were expecting.  The stock was flat in initial after-hours trading.
Jan 26, 2017, 4:17 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
eBay reports Q4 revenue of $2.4B, meeting expectations, and gross merchandise volume of $22.3B, vs. $22.4B expected; stock up 8%+   —  EBay reported its fourth quarter earnings for the bell.  Investors were closely watching the holiday quarter to see if it met expectations, which it did.
Jan 25, 2017, 4:53 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Rocket Internet Capital Partners fund, operational since early 2016, says it reached $1B fundraising target; Rocket Internet committed $140M to the fund   —  If you thought the problems Rocket Internet has had bringing its portfolio of startups and its business overall into the black …
Jan 21, 2017, 3:45 PMIn context

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