Newegg Making International Push

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Los Angeles-based online electronics retailer Newegg says it is making a big international push, saying it now reaches more than 50 countries through localized websites for each of those countries. Newegg said it recently improved its operations to include translated country-specific websites, expanded local-language support, new local return options and free shipping on select products. newegg international electronic ecommerce retail spanish

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Newegg Launches Gaming Promotion Month

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Los Angeles-based technology e-commerce retailer Newegg says it has kicked off its annual "Gametober" month, where it will offer up deals on gaming gear sought after by its customers. Newegg said it will offer up great deals on components and storage products, VR-ready products, and e-sports gear all month. The promotion is just one of many that Newegg runs during the year to help it spur game sales outside of the holiday season.

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Newegg Plans Holiday Sale Launch Next Week

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Los Angeles-based online electronics retailer Newegg said today that it is planning its launch of its holiday sales starting next week, on November 19th. According to Newegg, this year it will have a "six-day Black Friday" sale on its products, with sales starting on Monday, November 19th with deepest discounts on Saturday, November 24th. newegg games gaming ecommerce online electronics holiday sales

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Newegg Ties With SquareTrade

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Los Angeles-based online electronics retailer NewEgg said this morning that it has tied with SquareTrade as an option on eligible product purchases on the site. NewEgg and SquareTrade did not discuss terms of their deal to offer up the extended protection plans on NewEgg's site. NewEgg is based in the City of Industry. newegg squaretrade electronic protection plan warranty retailer electronics

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Newegg Victim Of Credit Card Skimming Malware

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Los Angeles-based electronics e-commerce giant Newegg appears to have become the victim of a card-skimming attack on its e-commerce site, according to reports. According to emails released by customers, and as reported by a number of third party security firms, Newegg's site was compromised by software which redirected its customers and collected credit card information, from August 14th to September 18th. shopping ecommerce fraud financial card credit security cybersecurity neweg

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Newegg Aims At Maker Market

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Los Angeles-based online e-retailer Newegg is setting its sights on the growing "Maker" market, the large group of technology enthusiasts who are into building and creating their own electronic projects. According to Newegg, it has launched a new "Maker" category on its site, which it says is dedicated to builders and DIY tech enthusiasts. Newegg said it wil be at the Maker Faire San Diego this week to help launch itself into the market.

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Newegg Supports Children's Hunger Charity

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Los Angeles-based online electronics retail Newegg said today that it has tied with non-profit charity No Kid Hungry , to support the group's efforts to help combat childhood hunger. According to Newegg, it will build awareness of No Kid Hungry's efforts within its base of customers, encouraging them to donate in increments of $1, $5, or $10, and match donations from its customers up to $75,000. newegg children hunger charity donation nokidhungry ecommerce

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Newegg Teams With Microsoft On Laptop Shopping Tool

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Los Angeles-based e-commerce electronics retailer Newegg announced Friday morning that it has linked up with Microsoft , to deploy a new tool for laptop recommendations. According to Newegg, it has rolled out a new Windows 10 Advisor on its website which will help cosumers find "the perfect" Windows 10 laptop or 2-in-1 device. Newegg and Microsoft did not discuss the details behind the collaboration. newegg microsoft laptop ecommerce shopping wizard tool software

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Newegg Kicks Off Holiday Season

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Los Angeles-based online e-commerce provider Newegg , which focuses on technology products, has kicked off its holiday season, saying that it has begun its "Black November" holiday sale on Tuesday. Newegg said it will be offering up "deep discounts" and special promotions to early holiday shoppers on its web and mobile site, iOS and Android apps. This is the eighth year that Newegg has started offering up special shopping deals for the entire month.

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Newegg Plans Major Global Expansion

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Los Angeles-based online electronics retailer Newegg says it is planning a major, global expansion worldwide, with plans to expand in the Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East regions. According to Newegg, once that expansion is complete, it will reach customers in a total of 50 countries. newegg expansion electronics retail retailer ecommerce asia pacific europe latin america emea sales apac

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Newegg Expands In Canada

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Los Angeles-based online electronics and technology retailer Newegg said this morning that it is expanding its efforts in the Canadian market, and has opened up a new, Vancouver area warehouse. According to Newegg, the new warehouse in Richmond, British Columbia, will help reduce shipping costs and provide quicker delivery to its customers in Western Canada. Newegg said it is "aggressively expanding" its presence in Canada, as part of an overall effort to grow in that country.

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Newegg Expands In Canada

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City of Industry-based Newegg , the online electronics retailer, said today that it has opened up a new "Pick-up Centre" in Vancouver, which will allow its customers to pick up orders at its new Vancouver warehouse. Newegg said the new center allows its customers with same day pickup of products ordered on the site. Newegg opened up its warehouse in Richmond, British Columbia, six months ago. newegg canada expansion electronics retailer vancouver

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Newegg Sets Marketing Chief

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City of Industry-based Newegg , the electronics retailer, said Wednesday that it has named Soren A. Newegg said Mills will be repsonsible for all marketing initiatives at the company. newegg executive marketing guitarcenter guitar center retailer ecommerce

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Newegg Gets Investment From Hangzhao Liaison Interactive

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Los Angeles-based online technology retailer Newegg announced late Thursday that it has received a "significant" investment from Chinese company Hangzhao Liaison Interactive Information Technology Co., Newegg said that it will use the new funding for its strategic initiatives, including international expansion, broadened product offerings, and expansion into areas such as eSports, virtual reality, and augmented reality.

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Newegg Offers Up Pickup Holds At FedEx Locations

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Los Angeles-based Newegg , the tech focused e-commerce provider, said this morning that it has linked up with FedEx, which will let its customer order and hold packages for pickup at FedEx locations. Newegg said customers can ship their packages to those locations for hold free of charge for up to five business days. newegg fedex pickup ecommerce technology shipping

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Newegg Sponsors Wizard World

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Los Angeles-based online electronics retailer Newegg has reached a deal to sponsor the Wizard World comic con and gaming events for the next year, the company said this week, as part of its marketing efforts. Newegg said it will sponsor a total of 17 events in major cities aross the United States as part of the deal. Newegg said the move will put it at the "intersection of technology and pop culture." Newegg sells computers, electronics, accessories, and other related items.

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Newegg: We Had Record Black November Sales

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Los Angeles-based online technology retailer Newegg said it has had a record, "Black November", with 10 percent year-over-year growth in November of 2017 compared with last year. Newegg did not disclose any actual sales volumes. According to Newegg, those sales were driven by gamers, DIY, plus its marketplace expansion and international growth. newegg holiday sales black november friday thanksgiving shopping ecommerce

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Newegg Starts Accepting Bitcoin

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City of Industry-based online electronics retailer Newegg said today that it has begun accepting Bitcoin payments, via a new partnership with BitPay. According to Newegg, it will let its customers pay for their purchases in Bitcoin, by using their digital wallet via BitPay''s interface. Newegg said that its customers are among some of the earliest Bitcoin miners and supporters of the crypto currency. newegg bitcoin ecommerce payments bitpay currency financial

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Newegg Makes Push into Automotive Products

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Los Angeles-based online technology retailer Newegg is making an interesting extension today, into the world of automotive products--and specifically, for B2B sales. According to NewEgg, it unveiled a new automotive product category on its B2B website, where it now has over one million SKUs. newegg automotive electronics ecommerce

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Newegg Focuses On Smart Home Products In September

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Los Angeles-based online electronics retailer Newegg says it is launching a new promotion it calls "Smart September", with a new focus on smart home products. According to Newegg, its inaugural Smart September will include special deals on smart home technology, social competitions to win smart home products, special editorial features on smart home products, social media promotions, and more. newegg smarthome smart home electronics retailer automation security ecommerce

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Newegg Powers Fulfillment For eBay China

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Los Angeles-based online technology retailer Newegg said this morning that it has begun powering fulfillment and logistics for eBay China , and is helping eBay sellers in the country of China with "last-mile" delivery ito the United States. Financial details of the deal were not announced, however, NewEgg said it is providing support in stocking and fulfilling orders for the domestic market in the U.S.

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NewEgg Pulls IPO

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City of Industry-based online electronics retailer NewEgg has pulled its IPO, the firm said in a filing with the SEC late Friday. NewEgg had filed for an IPO in September of 2009. newegg merger acquisition exit public electronics ecommerce retail

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Newegg Branches Into Third Party Order Fulfillment

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Los Angeles-based e-commerce provider Newegg announced this morning that it is branching out into third-party logistics and order fulfillment services, with a new service called Newegg Logistics. According to Newegg, it will offer e-commerce order fulfillment, shipment, and returns for other e-commerce sellers and other businesses, to help other businesses break into online sales. newegg third party fulfillment logistics service ecommerce sales

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Newegg Adds Facebook Messenger For Customer Support

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Los Angeles-based online technology retailer Newegg said Wednesday that it has begun using Facebook Messenger for its customer support efforts. newegg facebook messenger customer support

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NewEgg Wins Patent Suit

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City of Industry-based Newegg , the online electronics retailer, has scored a win in a patent lawsuit after a jury invalidated a patent held by Alcatel-Lucent USA. Newegg and Overstock were the only two firms who decided to fight Alcatel's lawsuit.

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Newegg Hits Retail With Pop-up Store

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City of Industry-based Newegg , the big online electronics retailer, is making its first foray into the physical, retail market, with a new pop-up store. According to Newegg, it will launch a pop-up store from August 16-18th in Thousand Oaks, California, at The Oaks shopping center.

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Newegg Expands Into Textbook Sales

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Los Angeles-based e-commerce retailer Newegg said this morning that it is expanding its lineup of products, and has expanded into textbook sales for high school and college students. Newegg said that the effort is one of the elements of an effort by the company to broaden its product portfolio. Newegg has been strongly focused on technology products. newegg textbook student college books courses ecommerce sales expansion

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Newegg Counters Prime Day With Its Own Sale, FantasTech

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Los Angeles-based electronics e-commerce site NewEgg said today that it is kicking off its annual, "FantasTech" sale on July 16th--a counter to the big Amazon Prime Day sale on the same day. NewEgg said it will start with a "pre-sale" starting on July 11th, an offer up daily deals leadin gup to its big sale on July 16th. newegg prime fantastech amazon sales ecommerce

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Newegg, Indiegogo Team On Crowdfunding Effort

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Los Angeles-based online electronics retailer Newegg and project crowdfunding site Indiegogo said this morning that the two are in a collaboration, where they will help successfully funded, crowdfunding campaigns to sell and deliver their products. The two said that Newegg will provide access to the retail market for Indiegogo campaigners, and will provide distribution and fulfillment services to those projects.

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Newegg Opens Facility Near Toronto

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Los Angeles-based online electronics retailer Newegg announced today that it has opened up a new, combined pickup and education center near Toronto, Canada. Newegg said its new 3,800 square foot "Hybrid Centre" will let customers both pick up will-call orders, as well as learn about technology products and attend educational seminars. Newegg's only other "Hybrid Center" is in Los Angeles, next to its LA headquarters location.

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Newegg Kicks Off Holiday Season

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It looks like it''s the start of the holiday shopping season, once again, as Los Angeles-based e-tailer NewEgg announced the beginning of its "Black November". Newegg has been offering up weekly deals and specials for the last six years through the entire week of November, entirely bypassing the traditional "Black Friday" start to the holiday season. Newegg said its first deals will roll out on November 1st. newegg holiday sales shopping deals christmas ecommerce

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Newegg Names CFO

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City of Industry-based electronics e-commerce retailer Newegg said Monday that it has named Harry Amsden as its new Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Privately held Newegg is one of the largest online e-commerce retailers in the electronics segment.

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NewEgg Loses CEO

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City of Industry-based Newegg , the online retailer of electronics, computer, and other items, said Monday afternoon that CEO and Director Tally Liu has departed the firm. The firm said that Foudner and Chairman Fred Chang resumes his role as CEO of Newegg, with S.C.

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NewEgg Launches Data Recovery Plans

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City of Industry-based Newegg , the online retailer of electronics and computer products, is expanding its efforts into data recovery services plans, the company said Tuesday. Newegg said it will offer the plans with the purchase of hard drive sand notebooks.

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Newegg Looks To Bring Back PC Building

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Los Angeles-based Newegg wants to bring back the days of building your own PC, with a new portfolio of kits to help people build their own PCs, the company said this morning. According to Newegg, it has rolled out a new set of PC Build Kits , which its says are ideal for people with "the itch to build their own PCs" but need additional guidance in building their own personal computer. maker computer building newegg

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