Saturday, August 24, 2019
Amazon’s UK country manager says ecommerce and high street retailers should work “hand-in-hand to drive growth”.

Charged: Amazon’s Doug Gurr says “future of retail is not a competition between the...

Amazon’s UK country manager says ecommerce and high street retailers should work “hand-in-hand to drive growth”. Doug Gurr stated that retail isn’t either physical or...
Eve Sleep Simba merger

Eve Sleep & Simba in early merger talks

Eve Sleep and Simba are in the early stages of merger talks.
Tesco CEO Dave Lewis building support for online sales tax to reform business rates

Tesco is building support for online sales tax

// Tesco has been shoring up support for an online sales tax, according to PA // CEO Dave Lewis wants to cut business rates by...
Alibaba’s president Michael Evans is one of the 17 former Goldman Sachs directors being charged by Malaysia for their involvement in the 1MDB scandal.

Charged: Alibaba’s president Michael Evans could face 10 years over 1MDB scandal

Alibaba’s president Michael Evans is one of the 17 former Goldman Sachs directors being charged by Malaysia for their involvement in the 1MDB scandal. Evans...
Amazon’s UK country manager says ecommerce and high street retailers should work “hand-in-hand to drive growth”.

Amazon to open first Scottish Clicks & Mortar store this weekend

Amazon has revealed it is close to opening the first ever Scottish Clicks and Mortar shop in Waverley Mall, Edinburgh.
Farfetch buys New Guards, owner of Virgil Abloh's streetwear brand Off-White, for $675m ($556m)

Farfetch splashes out £556m to acquire Off White amid widening losses

Farfetch has acquired New Guards Group, the company that operates Virgil Abloh's luxury streetwear sensation Off White.
After 25 years of Amazon, are online sellers finally in the driving seat in the online marketplace sector? Cas Paton, CEO of OnBuy, pens his thoughts

After 25 years of Amazon, are online sellers finally in the driving seat?

The CEO of OnBuy pens his thoughts on what the future has in store for online sellers within the ecommerce sector.
Boohoo’s acquisition of Karen Millen and Coast’s online operations will prove “hard” for the ecommerce fashion giant, according to GlobalData.

Charged: Boohoo’s Karen Millen and Coast purchase “risks devaluing” both

Boohoo’s acquisition of Karen Millen and Coast’s online operations will prove “hard” for the ecommerce fashion giant, according to GlobalData. Karen Millen and Coast’s online...
Depop opens a pop-up retail space in London's luxury department store, Selfridges, its first branded pop-up store outside of the US

Depop launches first UK pop-up space in Selfridges

Depop has opened a physical retail space in London's luxury department store, Selfridges.
Facebook’s fake review problem has not improved, despite the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) demanding action.

Charged: Facebook flooded with “fake review factories” according to Which?

Facebook’s fake review problem has not improved, despite the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) demanding action. Fake review pages, offering to write favourable reviews on...

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Guide to international expansion in retail

Think Big. Think Global. That's the Key Message for Retailers Today The current retail market in the UK is challenging but some retailers are still managing...