business that is transacted by transferring data electronically, especially over the internet.
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How to use e-commerce in a sentence
After 11 years at the e-commerce brand, CEO Mark Sebba got an extravagant global-wide send off as he plans to retire.Martha Stewart Poses for Terry Richardson; Net-a-Porter CEO Gets Epic Send Off | The Fashion Beast Team | July 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Other non-design services, like Adobe Business Catalyst, which hosts email fundraising campaigns and e-commerce, also went down.Adobe’s ‘Creative Cloud’ Goes Offline—and Takes a Million Designers With It | Kyle Chayka | May 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
When Net-a-Porter launched in 2000, the site changed the e-commerce business.Meet the Creative: Lucy Yeomans Takes the Reins at Porter | The Fashion Beast Team | April 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But e-commerce and online sales were up 10.4 percent in the first 10 months of 2013.
At the same time, brick-and-mortar retailers have been steadily losing market share to online retailers and e-commerce generally.Black Friday Comes Early as U.S. Retailers Panic Over Holiday Sales | Daniel Gross | November 21, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for e-commerce
business transactions conducted on the internet
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