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Uniqlo eyes 15% sales via e-commerce in India

Live Mint 25 Jul 2021
Japanese fashion retailer Uniqlo has commenced full-scale e-commerce operations in India months after launching limited online deliveries as the pandemic fast-tracks e-commerce adoption among shoppers ... “We did the six stores in India and also now we have preponed and opened the fully functional e-commerce (site).

Taboola buys US ad solutions co Connexity for $800m

Globes 25 Jul 2021
Los Angeles-based Connexity will become Taboola's e-commerce arm ... Connexity is one of the largest independent e-Commerce media platforms in the open web ... "The rise of social commerce proves the value of commerce alongside content, and with Connexity, Taboola is primed to bring this value to the open web."

The first principles of commerce should guide e-com policy too

Live Mint 25 Jul 2021
What seem like untenable rules for a traditional commerce format are what our proposed regulations expect e-commerce companies to abide by ... What if e-commerce majors tomorrow declare that instead of following such stringent regulations, they would rather sell only their own brands? Who would win—buyers, other sellers, or the e-commerce giants?.

Historically Speaking: Norwich Heritage & Regional Visitors’ Center reopens end of July

The Bulletin 25 Jul 2021
Rockin’ the Greens is sponsored by the Greater Norwich Area Chamber of Commerce and the Norwich Heritage & Regional VisitorsCenter will be open every Friday night from July 16thAugust 20th from 6.00pm-8.00pm ... will be open every Saturday from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Consume Cannabis opens dispensary in Ionia

Ionia Sentinel-Standard 25 Jul 2021
IONIA — Another marijuana dispensary has opened in Ionia — this one along Steele Street near downtown. Consume Cannabis, 406 S. Steele St., celebrated its grand opening Thursday, July 22. The Ionia Area Chamber of Commerce was on hand for a ribbon-cutting ceremony ... Its Michigan locations are in Alma, Harrisville and Quincy ... Subscribe ... More ... .

EU policy tools should avoid discriminatory impact on foreign firms: Chinese chamber

China Daily 25 Jul 2021
BRUSSELS - Any policy tools introduced and adopted by the European Union (EU) institutions shall "ensure legal certainty for the business community, and openness and fairness in the market," the China Chamber of Commerce to the EU (CCCEU) has said ... open, competitive and fair.".

UPDATES: Tucson-area coronavirus developments, July 25: What we know

Citizen Tribune 25 Jul 2021
Pima County's first FEMA-run mobile vaccine sites open ... Pima County to open vaccine eligibility April 5 to anyone 16 and over ... Medical device giant to open plant in Tucson, creating high-skilled jobs ... Pima County opens parks ramadas for reservations as local virus cases decline ... Arizona to open COVID-19 vaccine appointments to everyone 16 and older.

Is COVID-19-driven shift in MENA consumer behavior here to stay?

Arab News 24 Jul 2021
They now see the convenience and experience the ease of online shopping,” said Fahim Al-Zubaidi, CEO and co-founder of Akshaak, an e-commerce platform aimed at home-based businesses and individual projects ... These predictions seem to be in line with projected e-commerce growth trends in the Middle East ... Now everyone wants to open an e-commerce site.

TikTok eyes e-commerce, gaming and everything else

Taipei Times 24 Jul 2021
live-streaming social commerce. By searching through the company’s listings, I found more than 100 openings with “e-commerce” in the title and almost 90 for the word “live.” ... With the financial opportunity in e-commerce live-streaming — not to mention gaming and from other services — TikTok could be setting the stage for an even bigger IPO splash.

Chamber of Commerce unhappy with Penticton city council

Castanet 24 Jul 2021
The Penticton and Wine Country Chamber of Commerce has publicly voiced its displeasure with local city council for dismissing an application for a new apartment complex rather than sending it to public hearing ... The Chamber of Commerce weighed in in an open letter published Friday ... ....

Yellow Flower Boutique celebrates opening

Reflector 24 Jul 2021
AYDEN — A journey to find more natural products led Dancia Carter to open Yellow Flower Boutique in Ayden. On June 18, the Ayden Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new business ... That kind of prepared me to open the store,” Carter said. Opening at 512 Second St., Carter knew Ayden would be the best place for her business.

Celebrating health food in Terre Haute

Tribune Star 24 Jul 2021
Ferm Fresh, a new health food restaurant in Terre Haute located at 2170 N. 13th St., held a ribbon cutting ceremony for their recently-owned establishment with the Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce and Mayor Duke Bennett. Ferm Fresh opened its ... .

Amazon to probe harassment, discrimination allegations at AWS

Sify 24 Jul 2021
E-commerce giant Amazon has opened a probe into allegations of harassment and discrimination at its cloud-computing unit Amazon Web Services (AWS), after more than 550 workers signed a petition, blaming AWS for its "underlying culture of systemic discrimination, harassment, bullying, and bias against women and under-represented groups." ...  . .

Polly’s eating garbage

Indian Express 24 Jul 2021
OpinionPegasus scandal shows we cannot take privacy for grantedOpinionHow Open Network for Digital Commerce could disrupt India’s e-commerce spaceOpinionWhy authorities must allow people of Delhi more time to respond to the Master Plan for 2041OpinionThe mythical horses shaping India.

The DL on CockroachDB

Crunch 24 Jul 2021
As college students at Berkeley, Spencer Kimball and Peter Mattis created a successful open-source graphics program, GIMP, which got the attention of Google ... Matterport went public through a SPAC After going public via a SPAC, Taboola acquires e-commerce marketing network Connexity for $800M Around TC.