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  • / E-Retailers

    CD Warehouse Closes e-Door

    CD Warehouse Inc. has suspended operations of its web site, cdwarehouse.com. As a result, the company expects to realize a pre-tax, nonrecurring charge against earnings of approximately $1.7 million during the third quarter. "We feel this action is a very positive step toward returning the company to profitability," says Christopher M. Salyer, chairman and CEO. While the company characterizes the discontinuation of e-retailing sales as an...

    Posted 01/19/2001Don DavisPost a comment

    CD Warehouse Inc. has suspended operations of its web site, cdwarehouse.com. As a result, the company expects to realize a pre-tax, nonrecurring charge against earnings of approximately $1.7 million during the third quarter. "We feel this action is a very positive step toward returning the company…
  • / Marketing

    ColdwaterCreek.com was the most consistent in October

    ColdwaterCreek.com led a group of 33 major retailers that achieved an “excellent” web site consistency rating in October, according to Gomez. The top retail web sites measured last month had an average site availability rate of 85.32%.

    Posted 11/18/2009Mark BrohanPost a comment

    ColdwaterCreek.com led a group of 33 major retailers that achieved an “excellent” web site consistency rating in October, according to Gomez. The top retail web sites measured last month had an average site availability rate of 85.32%.
  • / Technology

    Scholastic.com and QVC.com were tops in response time for October

    In October, Scholastic.com generated a high broadband Internet backbone response time of 1.09 seconds to lead all top 50 e-retailers, according to Gomez. Overall the 50 largest retail web sites had an average backbone response time of 2.43 seconds.

    Posted 11/12/2008Bill BriggsPost a comment

    In October, Scholastic.com generated a high broadband Internet backbone response time of 1.09 seconds to lead all top 50 e-retailers, according to Gomez. Overall the 50 largest retail web sites had an average backbone response time of 2.43 seconds.
  • / Technology

    ColdwaterCreek.com noted as most consistent web site in January

    ColdwaterCreek.com had the best web site consistency rating among a group of major retailers in January, according to Gomez, a division of Compuware.

    Posted 02/24/2010Bill BriggsPost a comment

    ColdwaterCreek.com had the best web site consistency rating among a group of major retailers in January, according to Gomez, a division of Compuware.
  • / Technology

    Not Dead Yet

    U.S. consumers spent an estimated $8.28 billion online in second-quarter 2000, up from $7.04 billion in the first quarter, according to preliminary findings by market research firm Harris Interactive and U.S. Bancorp Piper Jaffray, Minneapolis. The survey, part of the Harris Interactive e.commercePulse study, was conducted online with 97,633 adult online users in April, May and June. This surge was led by nearly 20% quarterly growth in the travel...

    Posted 01/19/2001Don DavisPost a comment

    U.S. consumers spent an estimated $8.28 billion online in second-quarter 2000, up from $7.04 billion in the first quarter, according to preliminary findings by market research firm Harris Interactive and U.S. Bancorp Piper Jaffray, Minneapolis. The survey, part of the Harris Interactive e…
  • New Web Site Banishes Handling Charges

    New Web Site Banishes Handling ChargesFree shipping has been one of the tactics used by e-retailers to sell the public on buying online. Now, free shipping offers from across the e-retail spectrum have been gathered in a dedicated web site,freeshipping.com. The Whippany, N.J.-based company claims to be the InternetÕs only site focused on connecting shoppers with free shipping and handling deals on merchandise. Web shoppers can search more than a...

    Posted 01/19/2001Don DavisPost a comment

    New Web Site Banishes Handling ChargesFree shipping has been one of the tactics used by e-retailers to sell the public on buying online. Now, free shipping offers from across the e-retail spectrum have been gathered in a dedicated web site,freeshipping.com. The Whippany, N.J.-based company claims…
  • Returns Online and OrderTrust team up

    OrderTrust Inc., A provider of outsourced e-commerce infrastructure services, today announced an alliance with Returns Online Inc., a provider of returns management services for merchants and manufacturers in the retail and e-commerce industries. This agreement creates a front-to-back solution for order fulfillment as well as returns by integrating Returns Online's return management system with OrderTrust's order management and payment processing...

    Posted 01/19/2001Don DavisPost a comment

    OrderTrust Inc., A provider of outsourced e-commerce infrastructure services, today announced an alliance with Returns Online Inc., a provider of returns management services for merchants and manufacturers in the retail and e-commerce industries. This agreement creates a front-to-back solution for…
  • / Technology

    ColdwaterCreek.com was the most consistent e-commerce site

    ColdwaterCreek.com led a group of 29 major retailers that achieved an “excellent” web site consistency rating in November, according to Gomez. The top retail web sites measured last month had an average site availability rate of 82.11%.

    Posted 12/16/2009Bill BriggsPost a comment

    ColdwaterCreek.com led a group of 29 major retailers that achieved an “excellent” web site consistency rating in November, according to Gomez. The top retail web sites measured last month had an average site availability rate of 82.11%.
  • / Technology

    ColdwaterCreek.com garners the fastest March response time

    ColdwaterCreek.com gave shoppers the fastest high broadband access time among large web retailers last month, says Gomez, the web performance division of Compuware.

    Posted 04/07/2010Bill BriggsPost a comment

    ColdwaterCreek.com gave shoppers the fastest high broadband access time among large web retailers last month, says Gomez, the web performance division of Compuware.
  • / Technology

    Two e-retailers tie for top site availability

    In December, ColdwaterCreek.com and Williams-Sonoma.com generated an Internet backbone availability measurement of 99.99%, says Gomez.

    Posted 01/14/2009Bill BriggsPost a comment

    In December, ColdwaterCreek.com and Williams-Sonoma.com generated an Internet backbone availability measurement of 99.99%, says Gomez.

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