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The eCommerce Minute is your daily dose of eCommerce, tech and retail news, with your hosts Bart Mroz and John Suder. The show is a production of SUMO Heavy, an eCommerce consulting firm with offices in Brooklyn, NY, and Philadelphia.

The eCommerce Minute is your daily dose of eCommerce, tech and retail news, with your hosts Bart Mroz and John Suder. The show is a production of SUMO Heavy, an eCommerce consulting firm with offices in Brooklyn, NY, and Philadelphia.
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The eCommerce Minute is your daily dose of eCommerce, tech and retail news, with your hosts Bart Mroz and John Suder. The show is a production of SUMO Heavy, an eCommerce consulting firm with offices in Brooklyn, NY, and Philadelphia.

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Episodes

291: Uber Partners with Cargo to Sell Munchies to Passengers

8/21/2018
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Cargo makes it easy for rideshare drivers to sell goods to their passengers.

Duration:00:04:51

290: CLEAR Lets You Buy Beer With a Fingerprint

8/20/2018
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Seattle sports fans will be the first in the U.S. to buy booze with a fingerprint.

Duration:00:07:09

289: Optoro Helps Companies Cope With Returns

8/17/2018
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Optoro uses data analytics to help brands determine the best way to sell off excess inventory.

Duration:00:07:46

288: Walmart Tests Grocery-picking Robots

8/16/2018
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The Alphabot robots will help associates pick and package grocery orders.

Duration:00:08:03

287: GM's Maven Launches Airbnb for Cars

8/15/2018
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GM announced a new peer-to-peer car-sharing service in which owners of GM-branded vehicles would rent their cars to other people.

Duration:00:08:31

286: Kroger Launches Its Own Delivery Service

8/14/2018
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The Grocery giant has announced they're launching their own delivery service called 'Kroger Ship'.

Duration:00:05:03

285: WeWork Gets Into Retail with WeMRKT

8/13/2018
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Co-working giant WeWork is getting into retail, with the launch of WeMRKET a “modern retail space” that will be piloted at WeWork 205 Hudson in New York City.

Duration:00:07:46

284: Starbucks Partners on Delivery Deal with Alibaba

8/10/2018
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The service would be run through Alibaba's food delivery unit called Ele.me

Duration:00:04:09

283: CallPage Lets You Call Your Site Visitors

8/9/2018
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CallPage allows you to call interested visitors to your site.

Duration:00:05:12

282: Waymo and Walmart Partner for Self-Driving BOPIS Test

8/8/2018
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Walmart is teaming up with driverless car company Waymo on a one-store test project that will allow shoppers who ordered groceries online to be shuttled to and from the store in Waymo vehicles.

Duration:00:07:25

281: Earn Rewards with Tommy Hilfiger's Connected Clothes

8/7/2018
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The clothes are equipped with smart-chip technology and offer rewards for people who participate in on-the-go experiences, creating a micro-community of brand ambassadors.

Duration:00:07:18

280: Tesla Sells $1500 Surfboards

8/6/2018
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The surfboard was designed in Tesla's design studios “in collaboration with Lost Surfboards and Matt “Mayhem” Biolos.” According to the product description, the board features a finish similar to the company's cars, and a top that's reinforced with carbon fiber.

Duration:00:03:44

279: Worldpay's Drone Delivery Mat Fights Fraud

8/3/2018
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Payments processor Worldpay has come up with a solution to combat fraud with a new prototype system that secures proper payment before completing deliveries.

Duration:00:05:24

278: Amazon's Handy Part Finder Tool

8/2/2018
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The tool, part of the Amazon app, is able to identify and match around 100 types of screws, bolts, and nuts, then show you matching parts in its catalog.

Duration:00:05:13

277: Walmart Plots Streaming Service

8/1/2018
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Walmart is looking to chip away at one more core service that Amazon Prime Members enjoy – streaming video. Insider sources reports that the service could be priced at under $8 a month.

Duration:00:06:27

276: Facebook Gets Into the Movie Ticket Game

7/31/2018
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Facebook is diving deeper into eCommerce, and soon there's one more thing you'll be able to buy: Movie Tickets. Starting soon, Facebook users will see a new tab on the pages called Movies. The Movies page will give users options to purchase movie tickets through AMC, Fandango, or Atom Tickets.

Duration:00:06:05

275: Hyundai Launches Amazon Digital Showroom

7/30/2018
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The showroom features photo galleries and lets potential car buyers view and compare different Hyundai models. The showroom includes price comparisons, reviews, vehicle details, test drive bookings, the ability to check dealership inventories and other Shopper Assurance elements through Amazon Vehicles, the automaker said in a news release.

Duration:00:05:38

274: Home Depot Installs Pickup Lockers

7/27/2018
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Home Depot is installing pickup lockers within its stores as part of its "Buy Online, Pickup In Store" program.

Duration:00:05:53

273: Tagwalk Wants to Be the Google of Fashion

7/26/2018
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By using more than 2,800 keywords, users can search by brand, season, city, trend, color, fabric or style through 128,000 pictures.

Duration:00:06:01

272: Walmart’s Weird In-store Tracking Patent

7/25/2018
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The patent says the company plans to coat its floors with various invisible substances designed to rub off onto shopping cart wheels.

Duration:00:06:04