1. For Shoppers, Next Level of Instant Gratification
    MasterCard plans to announce a partnership with Condé Nast that will allow digital readers to instantly buy items described in an article or showcased in an advertisement by tapping a shopping cart icon on the page.
  2. Kate Moss Could Front Topshop Move into China
    Supermodel rejoins brand as owner Sir Philip Green says fashion chain could potentially open first shops in six weeks.
  3. Macy’s Hits Pause on Chinese Online Expansion Plans
    Retailers puts online-expansion effort on hold amid economic slowdown.
  4. Swirl, A Beacon-Fueled Marketing System, Raises $8M so Retailers Can Track Shoppers
    With the goal of closing the gap between retailers and shoppers, Swirl, is rolling out a system of in-store beacons to notify consumers of specific deals according to where they stand in the store.