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Oct 26, 2015, 16:04 ET

U.S. B2B E-Commerce Companies Grow at Double the Rate of B2C E-Retailers

 E-commerce sites and e-marketplaces operated by and for manufacturers, distributors and wholesalers are responding to a growing demand among...

Sep 01, 2015, 08:30 ET

Vertical Web Media Launches a B2B E-Commerce News Website

 Vertical Web Media, the world's leading publisher of competitive business intelligence in e-commerce and Internet Retailer, today announced...

Apr 23, 2014, 09:00 ET
The 448-page Internet Retailer 2014 Top 500 Guide ranks and profiles North America's 500 largest web merchants by annual online sales and other key metrics. (PRNewsFoto/Vertical Web Media)

Growth Rate of America's 500 Largest Web Merchants Trounces That of Overall U.S. Retail Sales by a 4-to-1 Margin

 Growth in online retailing continues to far outpace that of store-based retailing, with North America's 500 largest web merchants accounting...

Jan 14, 2014, 10:30 ET
Internet Retailer, the world's leading provider of competitive data and analysis for e-commerce professionals.  (PRNewsFoto/Vertical Web Media)

A lot to Like: Retailers ring up $2.7 billion in social commerce sales

 Whether they boosted their ad spend on social networks by 150% like Office Depot or grew their direct social commerce sales 226% like W.W....

Sep 09, 2013, 09:30 ET
Molly Rogers, Vertical Web Media/Internet Retailer President and CEO. (PRNewsFoto/Vertical Web Media)

Vertical Web Media Announces Senior-Level Organizational Changes

 Vertical Web Media, a privately held publisher of e-commerce business intelligence, today announced executive leadership changes intended to...