Sunday, August 19, 2018
Amazon Prime

Amazon reveals record $2.5bn profit jump

Amazon has posted a record profit of $2.5 billion (£1.9 billion) for its second quarter of 2018. Operating income rose to $3 billion (£2.2 billion)...
express gifts

Sales surge at Express Gifts bolsters Findel’s quarter

An 11% surge in sales at online retailer Express Gifts has bolstered parent company Findel's quarterly performance.
Amazon Dash

Amazon expands Dash with new brand partners

Amazon has bolstered its Dash button service with a host of new brands added to the range.

Amazon’s Doug Gurr warns of “civil unrest” weeks after no-deal Brexit

Amazon UK’s country manager Doug Gurr has warned that a no-deal Brexit could spark “civil unrest” across the country.
Instagram

12% of Instagram influences bought followers in the last 6 months

According to influencer analysts CampaignDues retailers are the biggest spenders on influencer marketing.

Farfetch takes aim at Chinese market with CuriosityChina acquisition

Farfetch has made a move to expand its presence the in Chinese market as it acquires the technology company CuriosityChina.

Amazon Prime Day loses $90m due to outage but still breaks records

Amazon’s longest Prime Day ever managed to break records once again despite major technical glitches dogging the first few hours.
AO World update

AO World on track after Q1 but demand weakened in June

AO World has reported an eight per cent jump in UK sales, which reflected a strong start to its year in April and May.
June online retail sales

Online retail growth stays strong in June amid World Cup fever

A combination of warm, sunny weather and World Cup fever has allowed online retail sales to continue its strong growth throughout June, with sales...

Asos shares rally after Goldman Sachs upgrade

Asos has seen its share prices jump after Goldman Sachs upgraded its rating and predicted higher revenues.

Feature Resource

The retail CMO’s guide to Christmas 2018

Things are tough in retail right now. Administrations, Amazon, CX, AI, a weak pound...it's a lot. But we’re here to spread some Christmas cheer. The retail...