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Lisa Lacy

Lisa Lacy is Adweek's Commerce Editor 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, CMO.com, VentureBeat, The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, ClickZ and Search Engine Watch. 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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Forgot How to Make Small Talk? Alexa Can Help

Voice Interaction

A week before Prime Day, Amazon has equipped Alexa-enabled devices to support customers easing back into social gatherings.

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Instacart Offers $1M in Advertising Credits to Black-Owned Brands

Commerce

It’s one of six commitments to prioritize diversity, equity and belonging.

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Walmart+ Ups the Ante With a New Prescription Benefit

Health and Wellness

Amazon reportedly has a similar offering in the works.

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Former Ad Exec to Join Billionaire Brother in Space

Briefly

The Bezos brothers will take flight after Andrew Jassy takes the reins at Amazon.

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Why Krispy Kreme Isn’t Worried About the Haters

Brand Marketing

It's doubling down on a controversial free donut offer.

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Costco’s Free Samples Are Returning, Even Though Samplers May Not

Customer Experience

Where does a retail experience fit in post-pandemic commerce?

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Etsy Shells Out $1.6B to Buy Depop—and to Reach Gen Z

Mergers & Acquisitions

It also gives the online marketplace a bigger footprint in fashion resale.

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Gap Taps Walmart to Sell Its First Line of Home Goods

Commerce

The American fashion brand's first foray into home goods is online only for now.

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Bed Bath & Beyond Expands Same-Day Delivery With DoorDash

Commerce

The retailer is also extending order cutoff times.