posts tagged as E Commerce


By Natalie Kotlyar | July 09, 2019

Retailers are Recalibrating Amid Recession Concerns - BDO Consumer Beat Survey

Consumer spending has grown volatile as shoppers begin to feel the impact of increased online sales taxes resulting from Wayfair vs. South Dakota and weigh the threat of a potential economic downturn. read more


A Proactive Approach to Mitigating Retail Cyber Threats

In response to the rise of ecommerce and dominance of pure play e-tailers, many retailers are racing toward digital transformation as they seek to retain market share. But with increased digital opportunity comes new digital threats... read more


By Restaurant Practice Leaders | October 18, 2018

Private Equity PErspectives podcast: Amazon, Wayfair and the changing retail landscape

In the Amazon era, retailers must alter their strategies to effectively compete. Tune into BDO’s PErspectives podcast to learn how retailers can become “un-Amazonable” and ideal targets for private equity investment and advisory firms. read more


By Natalie Kotlyar | October 15, 2018

To Amazon or not to Amazon? Retailers weigh partnerships

With the news of J Crew’s recent partnership with Amazon, other retailers may be interested in following suit. What are the pros and cons of such a move? read more


By Natalie Kotlyar | October 04, 2018

Defining and measuring e-commerce success

Are retailers capturing the right metrics and key performance indicators for their e-commerce sites? read more


By David Berliner | March 22, 2018

Retail in the Red: BDO Bi-Annual Bankruptcy Update

Retail bankruptcy filings continued at a rapid pace in the second half of 2017. Should retailers expect a steady stream of filings this year? read more


Infographic: 2018 Will Test Retail’s Online & In-Store Balancing Act

Retail’s precondition for strong connectivity across the business and with customers has many retail execs investing more their digital capabilities. read more


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


Private Equity-Backed Retailers Seek to Stage a Comeback Via E-Commerce

With the retail industry transforming at a rapid pace, private equity fund managers outline their investment priorities for retail in 2018. read more