The Co-op says it will be the first UK supermarket to launch "walking deliveries" for households and workplaces up to a 15-minute walk from its stores.

The Co-op launches ‘walking deliveries’ up to 15 minutes from its stores

The Co-op will be the first UK supermarket to launch "walking deliveries" for households and workplaces up to a 15-minute walk from its stores.
Marks & Spencer has written to chancellor Rishi Sunak, warning that an online sales tax would do more harm than good for the high street.

M&S warns Rishi Sunak an online sales tax will ‘damage’ shops and high streets

Marks & Spencer has written to chancellor Rishi Sunak, warning that an online sales tax would do more harm than good for the high street.
Poundshop.com

Poundland to end website trial as it uses Poundshop.com for online expansion

Poundland has opted to use Poundshop.com, the website it acquired in March, as its platform for ecommerce expansion and will retire the shop.poundland.co.uk website
N Brown, owner of Simply Be and Jacamo

Profits surge at Simply Be and Jacamo owner N Brown

Simply Be and Jacamo owner N Brown’s full-year profits have surged despite a dip in sales.
Clarks

Clarks enters metaverse via Roblox

Clarks has entered the metaverse platform, Roblox, to offer an immersive experience.
Amazon building

Amazon will now pay for your own shopping data

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Amazon to scale back oversaturated delivery network

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Leaders debated how to make delivery more reliable at Amazon Shipping's latest roundtable

Roundtable: Mapping out the route to more reliable retail delivery

Leaders from Made.com, Monsoon-Accessorize, Mulberry, and Tesco debated how to make delivery more reliable at Retail Gazette and Amazon Shipping's latest roundtable.
Zara

Zara starts charging for online returns

Fashion giant Zara has started charging customers to return products bought online.
Beauty Bay hires Threadstone Capital to review options that could include an outright sale

Beauty Bay considering options as it drafts in advisors

According to Sky News, Beauty Bay has reportedly hired bankers to explore options for the group after plans for its IPO stalled.

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