E-commerce is the activity of trading and purchasing various products and services over the internet. E-commerce often refers to such businesses as internet marketing, automated data collection systems, electronic funds transfer and many others. The most typical e-commerce transactions are made to purchase music and books in digital distribution platforms. E-commerce is one of the most significant fields of business, with a fast growing market and a huge trade turnover. As an IT-related business, e-commerce actively implements new methods and technologies into existing networks. There are already several startups working on building e-commerce platforms with the implementation of blockchain technology to make sustainable and unchangeable networks for inventory management, electronic data interchange and supply chain management.
Alibaba’s import e-commerce platform embraces ant blockchain traceability system to make consumer goods transparent and trackable.
Alibaba Imports E-Commerce Platform Adopts Blockchain Traceability System
E-commerce giant Shopify has joined the Libra Association, a network of founding members supporting Facebook's stablecoin project, Libra.
Canadian E-Commerce Giant Shopify Joins Libra Association
A crypto payment gateway says it makes accepting digital currencies on websites easy with low cost.
Crypto Payment Gateway Offers Low Withdrawal Fees
Bitcoin rewards shopping app Lolli maintains that they had partnered with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba before Singles’ Day marketing campaign.
Bitcoin Rewards App Lolli Responds to Alibaba’s Denial of Partnership
In the wake of CCN’s Google saga, CT looks at which centralized companies have been hostile to crypto firms in the past.
Internet Authority: History of Centralized Companies Being Hostile Toward Crypto
The Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has reportedly applied for over 200 patents.
Report: Chinese E-Commerce Giant JD.com Has Applied for Over 200 Blockchain Patents
More on Facebook’s potential expansion into crypto.
Libra Project: Facebook Stablecoin Aims to Conquer Online Payments Market, Reports Suggest