SoftBank’s Vision Fund is investing an additional $2 billion in South Korea’s top e-commerce firm Coupang, the retailer said on Tuesday, as the loss-making startup seeks to cement its market dominance.
A price jump in wool from Australia, the world's top exporter of high-quality fleeces, is rattling through the global clothing supply chain, with some mills passing along costs and retailers cutting down on wool.
Investors who bought insurance meant to mitigate losses from Sears Holdings Corp's bankruptcy proceedings are claiming that a hedge fund that sold the insurance is improperly influencing market proceedings.
Almost three quarters of consumers are intending to shop either online or in stores over the upcoming holiday weekend, according to a Deloitte study, with Cyber Monday expected to attract the biggest spend.
Flipkart is working to regain stability following the departure of its co-founder and Flipkart Group CEO Binny Bansal. CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthy is reportedly negotiating a number of senior hires for the company.