Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Amazon raises minimum wages 19% boosting 37,000 workers pay

37,000 Amazon staff are set to receive a pay increase as the retail giant increases its minimum wage by nearly 20 per cent.

Asos shares drop 5% as largest investor offloads stake

Asos’ largest investor Bestseller United has offloaded more than 2 million shares in the online retailer.

Snapchat launches new shoppable ads

Snapchat has revealed a new phase of advertising options as it steps up its e-commerce game on social media. The app this morning revealed four...

Fat Face CEO will step down

Fat Face chief executive Anthony Thompson will step down from his position in January after eight years with the retailer. Thompson said he had chosen...

Oasis and Warehouse see like-for-like sales jump 5%

Like-for-like sales rose 5 per cent for sister brands Oasis and Warehouse for their full financial year, despite the backdrop of "challenging" for the...

Ebay partners with the City of Wolverhampton in bid to support physical retail

Ebay has launched a partnership with the city of Wolverhampton in a bid to support local physical retailers.

European Commission launches preliminary probe into Amazon’s data use

The European Commission has launched an investigation into retail giant Amazon over how it uses its sellers’ data.

Shop Direct swings to a loss as Littlewoods falters

Shop Direct has swung to a multi-million-pound loss for the year after being hit by store closure costs and PPI payouts.

Instagram launches shopping tab to Explore page

Instagram has continued to develop its commerce offering as it adds a shopping tab to its Explore page.

Cos ramps up Chinese expansion with Alibaba tie-up

Cos is poised to accelerate its expansion in China next month as it opens an online store on Alibaba's Tmall.

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