Amazon emerges as search advertising powerhouse

Amazon is already well-known for its rising dominance of the ecommerce market and other fast-growing segments like AWS, its leading cloud computing platform — now, their search advertising business is booming as well. In fact, it’s on track to generate more than $10 billion in advertising revenues over the next[…]

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Data on why retail icon Sears fell

Sears, which long ago pioneered an early form of ecommerce through its catalog business, didn’t foresee a shifting landscape that started 25 years ago in Jeff Bezos’ garage in Seattle. While the U.S. retail giant could have carved out a strong presence in ecommerce, it failed to act back in[…]

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