Lisa Lacy

Lisa Lacy

Lisa Lacy is a reporter for Adweek’s brand desk, 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.

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NBC News' svp Rashida Jones knew she wanted to be a writer in the third grade.

The NFL Teams Up With Amazon to Prevent Player Injuries

Advanced technology will simulate possible game scenarios in hopes of keeping real players safe.

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FTC’s Amazon Investigation Reportedly Widens to Include Its Web Services

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The upscale grocery chain Whole Foods Market had to repeatedly clarify it's not tied to the magazine's distinction honoring of Mitch McConnell.

The Biggest Black Friday Ever Saw $7.4B in Online Sales

The 2019 holiday shopping season is finally underway with $7.4 billion in online sales on Black Friday, marking 19.6% growth year-over-year (YOY).