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Issue #9  •  June 8  •  view online
Retail Technology & Ecommerce
Retail Technology & Ecommerce
We provide the latest news and information about retail technology platforms and e-commerce from around the world.
Howdy,
This is a weekly newsletter of what I’ve seen in retail tech & ecommerce and thought was interesting.  Enjoy your weekend.
Kyle

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📢 NEWS
This image keeps Walmart up at night, so here’s what they’re doing

Amazon Go cashierless stores coming

Sellers From China Are Getting Better

The “last mile” has long been a thorn in the side of e-commerce retailers, whose brands have been bumped and bruised by third-party delivery partners. However, long overdue relief may be on its way.

Patreon To Launch Merch Service For Creators Following Acquisition Of Ecommerce Startup ‘Kit’ - Tubefilter

A Peek Into Whole Foods Market's New Home Store Concept

Givenchy Boosts Chinese E-Commerce With WeChat Boutique

The Battle for the E-Commerce Market

💰 FUNDING and M&A
Rue La La buys Gilt from Hudson’s Bay Link
PayPal Acquires Jetlore For Retail Prediction Technologies Link
Rakuten acquires mobile commerce startup Curbside Link
Alibaba led $300m in ecommerce startup Xiaohongshu’s Series D Link
Former PayPal executive’s San Jose startup scores $100M to to fight e-commerce fraud Link

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Techstars Startup Digest Retail Technology & Ecommerce is curated by:
KYLE KELLY KYLE KELLY - Senior Director, Commercial Innovation & Global Business Development at Pitney Bowes
kyle.kelly@startupdigestmail.com
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