Lisa Lacy

Lisa Lacy

Lisa Lacy is a senior writer at Adweek, where she focuses on retail and the growing reach of Amazon. She has covered marketing and technology for more than a decade for publications like TechCrunch,, VentureBeat, The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, ClickZ, Search Engine Watch and Search Engine Journal. She has a master's in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor's in English from the University of Sussex in Brighton, England.

Walmart Employees Are Featured in New Spot Set to Enduring Song ‘Lean on Me’

The new Walmart ad features employees in homemade videos singing the 1972 classic.

Amazon Extends Warehouse Product Restrictions, Causing More Seller Angst

Some have started fulfilling their own orders.

Amazon Taught Us We Can Have Anything in a Few Hours. Coronavirus Is Changing That

Supply chain strain is extending delivery times beyond ecommerce giant's 1-day promise.

What It’s Like on the Front Lines of Panic Buying at Costco

Shoppers are climbing shelves and disguising their appearance.

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Is ‘Wholly Focused’ on Coronavirus Fight

Amazon CEO sent letter to outline company's next steps on efforts to bring food and supplies to consumers with limited shopping options.

Amazon Employees Say Company Should Do More to Protect Them

Hourly workers say they're risking their health to fulfill orders amid coronavirus.

Coronavirus Exposes Additional Flaws in Amazon Marketplace

Sellers say the platform should assume a more active role in policing listings.

Amazon to Hire 100,000 Temporary Workers to Deal With Increased Demand

Amazon said it plans to hire 100,000 full- and part-time positions in its fulfillment centers and delivery network.

Cashierless Retail Is Coming to New York Area Airports

Cashierless retail could improve the passenger experience at Newark and LaGuardia.

With China Under Quarantine, People Turn to Livestreams and Shopping

People are turning to videos of pet pigs and eating vicariously at popular restaurants.