Saturday, March 6, 2021
What would an “Amazon tax” mean for UK retail? Chancellor Rishi Sunak online sales tax budget

What would an “Amazon tax” mean for UK retail?

How will an online sales tax aimed to “shift the balance” between spending online and in bricks-and-mortar shops affect UK retail?
President Joe Biden has slammed Amazon for its union-busting tactics in a video posted on Twitter stating the choice to “join a union is up to the workers, full stop”.

Biden slams Amazon for anti-union action in Twitter video

President Joe Biden has slammed Amazon for its union-busting tactics in a video posted on Twitter stating the choice to “join a union is up to the workers, full stop”.
In The Style confirms intention to float on AIM

In The Style confirms intention to float on AIM

In The Style has confirmed that it has filed a notice of intention to float later this month on AIM, a junior sub-market of the (...)
Notonthehighstreet CEO warns online sales tax would be a mistake

Notonthehighstreet CEO says online sales tax would be a mistake

Notonthehighstreet's chief executive has warned that any Budget move to impose an online sales tax would be a “mistake” (...)
The Very Group donates 300 new laptops to local primary schools

Retail Gazette Loves: The Very Group donating new laptops to local schools

The Very Group, operator of Very.co.uk and Littlewoods.com donates 300 new laptops as part of educational bundles for 30 local primary schools.
A whopping 93 per cent of the UK say they have shopped on Amazon at least once over the past 12 months, as the online giant solidifies its dominance during lockdown.

93% of the UK bought something on Amazon last year

A whopping 93 per cent of the UK say they have shopped on Amazon at least once over the past 12 months, as the online giant solidifies its dominance during lockdown.
Mytheresa Michael Kliger

Mytheresa warns of sales slump as retailers prepare to reopen stores

Mytheresa has recorded a sales rise of 30.4 per cent year on year to €285 million (£247.1 million) for the six months to December 31.
Farfetch José Neves Elliot Jordan

Farfetch swings to £1.65bn loss despite soaring revenues

Farfetch has reported a full-year loss after tax of $2.3 billion (£1.65 billion), despite a soar in its revenues and profits.
Made.com hires advisers for a £1bn stock market listing

Made.com hires advisers for a £1bn stock market listing

Made.com is closing in on a London stock market listing worth up to £1 billion after picking a trio of investment banks to (...)
Retailers have warned that this could not only actually raise taxes for physical retailers with online operations, but would also hamper independent retailers at a crucial impasse for the British economy.

Online sales tax would be a “huge mistake” as industry splits in support for...

Retailers have warned that this could not only actually raise taxes for physical retailers with online operations, but would also hamper independent retailers at a crucial impasse for the British economy.

Feature Resource

12 Ways To Take Control Of Your Brand’s Digital Content

Boost the efficiency of your team with digital asset management. Photos, graphics, video, PDFs and more. Retail teams work with thousands of digital assets and...