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US: Retailers blamed for holiday shipping delays Richard Woodard | 14 Jan 14

Retailers were more to blame than carriers for widespread delays to Christmas deliveries, claims a new study.

US: Amazon launches private sale fashion site | 4 May 11

Internet retailer is taking another step to grow its share of the global online apparel market with the launch of a US private sale website offering discounted designer brands.

Amazon, eBay and Google in online apparel battle | 16 Dec 10

Online apparel sales are set to be boosted significantly by the entry of two giants in Internet retailing and a search engine company, who are all vying for growth in the global online apparel market.

US: Zappos eyes Vegas HQ | 3 Dec 10

US online retailer is looking to relocate its corporate headquarters to downtown Las Vegas on the current City Hall site.

US: Zappos launches app for iPad | 25 Oct 10

US online footwear retailer Zappos has announced the launch of its first Mobile shopping application for the popular iPad tablet computer.

US: Zappos to launch Aldo footwear | 2 Sep 10

Online retailer Zappos has become the exclusive online partner for the Aldo brand in the US.

US: Q1 profit up 68% on strong sales | 26 Apr 10

Strong online sales over Christmas and a first contribution from shoe retailer have helped Inc to a 68% jump in first quarter profit.

US: Amazon completes Zappos buy | 3 Nov 09

Online retail giant Amazon has completed its acquisition of internet apparel and footwear seller, which was first revealed back in July.

US: Ralph Lauren to collect top NRF retail award | 2 Nov 09

The National Retail Federation has selected US fashion firm Polo Ralph Lauren for its Gold Medal Award in retail.

In the money: Fashion brands flock online Joe Ayling | 20 Oct 09

The evolution of the Internet has created a fresh competition platform for clothing and footwear companies. Joe Ayling reports on a frenzy of developments in the online fashion sector.

Top ten online retail developments this year Joe Ayling | 20 Oct 09

The roll-out of high-speed broadband, a social networking frenzy and high-tech mobile devices have all served to bolster online fashion retailing in recent years. Joe Ayling lists some of the top developments making the headlines on just-style.

UK: Amazon launches standalone footwear website | 2 Oct 09

Internet retail giant Amazon has launched a new standalone UK website selling shoes and handbags in a bid to boost its share of the online fashion, footwear and accessories market.

INSIGHT: Walmart’s new website speeds online fashion race | 1 Sep 09

Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world's largest retailer, is to sell products from other retailers on its website as part of a new online mall called Walmart Marketplace.

US: Target to take website control back from Amazon | 10 Aug 09

Discount retailer Target Corp plans to build and manage its own online retail platform in time for the 2011 holiday season – in a move that will also mark the end its 10-year ecommerce deal with Amazon.

Top stories on just-style this week... | 24 Jul 09

Here is a roundup of the top five most-read stories on just-style this week. Click on each headline for the full story.

US: Amazon buys in $850m deal | 23 Jul 09

Online retail giant Amazon has moved to acquire internet apparel and footwear seller in a shares and cash deal worth a total of nearly US$850m.

COMMENT: Twitter - what's the point? | 26 Mar 09

While most people have a healthy scepticism for online fads, the micro-blogging site Twitter might be worth a second look as its business applications begin to be exploited.

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