posts tagged as Amazon

By Katherine Gauntt | February 22, 2018

History Repeats Itself: Physical Nexus & The Online Sales Tax Debate

E-commerce challenges the tax concept of “physical nexus” as more retailers do business in states where they have no physical presence. read more

By Natalie Kotlyar | February 01, 2018

Will Retailers Sink or Surf in 2018?

Retail execs predict a boost in retail M&A activity and e-commerce, but tax reform and changing consumer behavior may pose hurdles. read more

By Katherine Gauntt | January 24, 2018

Supreme Court Will Determine If Online Sellers Should Collect Sales Tax

Twenty-five years after its last ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court will reevaluate whether online sellers should collect sales taxes from consumers. How could this affect e-commerce? read more

Infographic: The 12 Trends of Holiday Shopping

The holiday season stands as a crucial quarter for retailers’ financial well-being. What trends will determine their success this year? BDO polled 1,000 consumers and 100 retail executives on their holiday shopping outlooks. read more

By Ted Vaughan | November 13, 2017

What’s Next For Amazon?

Equipped with Whole Foods’ strong brand recognition, Amazon is set to shape the future of the grocery industry. The e-commerce giants’ expansive consumer data and logistics capabilities ensure its foray into groceries and meal kits has... read more

Amazon Sees Five Straight Quarters of Growth

Last week, Amazon revealed a stellar fifth straight quarter of growth. The e-commerce giants earnings per share increased to $1.78 from $1.07 and beat the consensus forecast by a whopping $0.64/share. According to the company, it closed... read more

By Natalie Kotlyar | June 02, 2016

Everyones biggest competitor: Amazon

Retailers have at least one thing in common: Amazon as a competitor. According to Bloomberg, The retail giant surpassed Walmart as the largest retailer based on market value in mid-2015 and isnt showing any signs of slowing down. From... read more

By Ted Vaughan | August 06, 2015

Prime Day Signals New Dawn for Retailers

Amazon proved traditions are, in fact, meant to be broken with its self-manufactured retail holiday, Prime Day. Occurring on July 15, Prime Day sought to not only celebrate Amazons 20th anniversary, but also bolster its Prime membership... read more