home shopping

  • QVC’s parent company acquires HSN in $2.1B deal

    QVC’s parent company acquires HSN in $2.1B deal

    Liberty Interactive, the owner of home shopping company QVC, announced this morning that it’s acquiring HSN in an all-stock deal valued at $2.1 billion. Liberty already owned 38 percent of HSN — now it’s buying the remaining 62 percent. Back in 2015, when Liberty acquired ecommerce company Zulily, there was speculation that the deal could position the companies for a full… Read More

  • Evine: Former HSN CEO Takes On The Bigs, Launches Interactive Shopping Platform For Women

    Evine: Former HSN CEO Takes On The Bigs, Launches Interactive Shopping Platform For Women

    For over a decade, if you were to say “home shopping,” you were likely referring to the experience of viewing products on your TV set, and ordering over the phone. After launching in the ’80s, it wasn’t long before television networks like QVC and The Home Shopping Network (HSN) had become synonymous with “home shopping.” The Web and eCommerce changed that. Read More

  • Alienware to probe shoppers on QVC

    Get ready home shoppers, Alienware is going to be paying you a visit at 1am Eastern time on the 6th. Apparently, showing up on geeky TV shows and at Blizzcon isn’t enough, so Alienware is going to be selling it old school: on QVC late nights. Read More