posts tagged as E Commerce


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


By David Berliner | September 07, 2017

Retail In The Red: BDO’s Inaugural Quarterly Bankruptcy Update

So far this year, retail has seen more than 4,000 retail store closures while over 20 retailers declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Many point to the e-commerce boom to explain these figures, yet the fact that e-commerce captured only 8.5... read more


Retailers Navigate Risk Overseas Amid Geopolitical Change

Vying for global market share, U.S. retailers stay abreast of the most critical international risks. Learn which international issues are top of mind for todays’ retailers in our 2017 Retail RiskFactor Report. read more


By Jennifer Valdivia | July 07, 2017

How Retailers Contend with Today’s Prominent Challenges: BDO’s 2017 Retail RiskFactor Report

Alarmist headlines suggest the death of retail, but do retailers themselves share this perception? We analyzed the 10-K filings of the 100 largest U.S. retailers for our 2017 Retail RiskFactor Report, which found that retailers recognize... read more


By Scott Ziemer | June 02, 2017

Transfer Pricing Alert: Court Delivers Prime Ruling for Amazon

In late March, a U.S. Tax Court ruled in favor of the taxpayer in the case of Amazon, Inc. & Subsidiaries v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue. The court determined that Amazon had undervalued its intangible property (IP) and applied a $1... read more


Read the Full Report: Current State of E-Commerce

Our Current State of E-Commerce report analyzes where retail business models are heading based on recent e-commerce acquisition, buyout and exit trends in the industry. Read and download the full report for more on trends in e-commerce... read more


By Jakob Sand | March 07, 2017

Dollar Shave Club Opens Door for Next $1 Billion eCommerce Subscription Company

The meteoric rise and subsequent billion-dollar acquisition of the subscription-based eCommerce company Dollar Shave Club has sent shockwaves through the commerce industry. It raises the question of who will be the next company to go for... read more


Webinar Recap: 2016 Retail Holiday Pricing, Promotional Strategies & Plans for the New Year

As the 2016 holiday shopping season wraps, weve been analyzing the results from our 2016 Retail Compass Survey of CMOs and discussing the ways retailers can make the insights actionable as we head into the New Year. Last week, we hosted... read more