Today’s Top Talk

  1. PayPal this morning announced it has completed its acquisition of a 70% equity stake in GoPay, making PayPal the first foreign payment platform to provide online payment services in China. Story by Sarah Perez.
  2. Amazon is turning up the heat by expanding its free return policy as the holiday shopping season enters its final phase. Reported on by Dan Berthiaume.

Source: PayPal completes GoPay acquisition, allowing the payments platform to enter China | TechCrunch

Source: Amazon expands free return policy | CSA

Chris Walton is an accomplished Senior Executive with nearly 20 years of success within the retail and retail technology industries. He is well-versed in merchandising, store operations, inventory management, product design, forecasting, e-commerce, pricing and promotions, and tech product development.

Chris was most recently a Vice President with Target, where he led the retailer’s Store of the Future project and also ran the Target’s home furnishing division for e-commerce. He previously worked for GAP, Inc., as a Distribution Analyst and Manager.

Chris holds a BA in Economics and History from Stanford University, and a MBA from Harvard Business School.

He likes to dress as Darth Vader for Halloween, and his wife also frequently asks him to ask Alexa, "to turn off the music."

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