Sears hopes to sell its home improvement business to Service.com

Bankrupt retailer Sears announced that it’s seeking permission to sell its home improvement division to a key rival partly responsible for its downfall. Pending trustee approval, it will sell the business to Service.com, an Airbnb-like service that helps home owners find contractors, for $ 60 million. Sears Home Services is considered to be one of […]

Adidas is using augmented reality to sell limited-edition sneakers

It’s never been easy to buy limited-edition sneakers, especially for consumers who may not have the same resources as a reseller. This can be anything from automated scripts (aka bots), to an army of people waiting in line outside a store ready to take all the stock. That’s why brands such as Nike and Adidas […]

MoviePass’ parent company just freed up some room to sell more stock — after already increasing its share count by 80,000% since July (HMNY)

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Helios and Matheson, the parent of MoviePass, is required to reserve millions of shares of stock as part of a series of debt agreements. The company’s creditors have agreed to reduce the number of shares it has to set aside. The move could free the company up to sell new shares to […]

Italy, Sweden, US submit bids to sell fighter jets to Bulgaria

Italy, Sweden and the United States submitted bids on Monday to sell fighter jets to Bulgaria’s ailing air force, according to the Defense Ministry in Sofia. A NATO member since 2004, the Balkan country is obliged to keep at least one squadron of jets ready for action. The number of the country’s ageing Soviet-built MiG-29s […]

Online luxury startup M.Gemi only makes limited quantities of all its shoes, and its cult-favorite suede flat is sure to sell out again this fall

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. M.Gemi The hallmarks of traditional luxury — prohibitive prices, intimidating shopping experience, and infrequent product launches — are flipped on their head by M.Gemi, a popular online company […]

eBay will sell sports apparel and memorabilia on ESPN.com

ESPN and eBay are teaming up to make the latter’s sports equipment, apparel and memorabilia accessible through ESPN.com. Details about how this partnership will be implemented are slim at the moment, but ESPN says this new shopping experience will be delivered through “contextually integrated shopping modules” on web and mobile versions of ESPN.com. Whatever those […]

Transfer news LIVE: Celtic SELL striker; Rangers, Liverpool, Leeds, Aston Villa DONE DEALS

Transfer news LIVE Celtic have accepted Lyon’s bid for Moussa Dembele Brendan Rodgers admits Moussa Dembele disappointment Aston Villa sign Chelsea ace Tammy Abraham Related articles Abraham revelation John Terry and Jack Grealish convinced Tammy Abraham to join Aston Villa. Speaking after his move, the Chelsea ace said: “He (Terry) was one of the first people […]