Ann-Marie Alcántara

Ann-Marie Alcántara

Ann-Marie Alcántara is a tech reporter for Adweek, focusing on ecommerce.

Shopify’s Latest Moves Are a Sign of What’s to Come in Ecommerce

It changed its terms of use and broke up with Mailchimp.

After Tackling Men’s Health, the Company Behind Roman Is Helping Women Through Menopause

Rory is a new women’s healthcare brand from Ro, a men’s health company, focused on menopause.

Hudson Yards Is Open for Business, and These Two Brands Hope It Proves Their Concepts Work

The opening of Hudson Yards is either the best thing happening to retail or the worst.

Instagram’s Long-Awaited Checkout Feature Is Finally Here

It’s part of a closed beta with 23 brands.

As the Classic Department Store Falters, These 4 Challengers Want to Upend the Retail Model

New companies like Neighborhood Goods and Showfields are trying to reinvent the retail model, right during what experts are calling a retail renaissance.

This Department Store Takes Everything About Pop-Ups and Turns It Into Retail

Showfields, which rents space to brands, has opened two more floors in its flagship New York location.

3 Ways Legacy Retailers Are Finally Catching Up to Digital Transformation

Executives from brands like Yotpo and Pinterest on how legacy retailers need to change to keep up with consumer demand.

Rothy’s Is the Latest DTC Brand to Launch a National TV Campaign With Its Fun Female-Focused Spots

As part of a brand refresh, Rothy’s is debuting two new national TV spots, centered around women and sustainability.

New Salesforce Report Shows How Retail Marketers ‘Future Proof’ Themselves

AI, customer experience and real-time engagement are just some of the areas 900 marketers are zeroing in on.

Amazon’s Chief Evangelist for Alexa and Echo Devices Thinks Voice is the New HTML

It’s not a smart speaker revolution—it’s a voice revolution, said David Isbitski at Shoptalk.