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SmartBrief covers a range of topics within the retail industry. Newsletter topics include digital commerce, brick-and-mortar retail, commercial real estate, global retail, as well as specialty retail, such as consumer electronics, pets and housewares. 

Deliv CEO: We're poised to disrupt the shopping model


  • Forbes

Deliv's same-day delivery service offering for retail centers is rapidly expanding, with the company planning to announce several new retail centers and retailers as customers. The service is based on… Read More

Google: Freemium games in Europe will no longer be dubbed as "free"


  • Re/code

Free-to-play games with in-application purchases in the Google Play app store will no longer be marketed to European Union consumers as "free" beginning in September. Google agreed to the change with … Read More

Delivery speed is big factor for online holiday shoppers



A survey from CFI Group and eBay Enterprise revealed that speed of delivery remains a major factor for nearly 88% of consumers doing holiday shopping online. The report further shows that 96% of consu… Read More