Monday, January 27, 2020
November’s online sales jumped a whopping 54 per cent from October, marking the highest sales growth in 18 months thanks to Black Friday.

November online sales smash all forecasts marking highest growth in 18 months

November’s online sales jumped a whopping 54 per cent from October, marking the highest sales growth in 18 months.
Almost 1/2 Christmas lights from online marketplaces dangerous Which?

Almost 1/2 Christmas lights from online marketplaces dangerous

Consumer group Which? has warned consumers on some sets of Christmas lights bought through online marketplaces
Studio's half-year revenue flat as it offloads education arm for £50m

Studio’s half-year revenue flat as it offloads education arm for £50m

Studio has revealed mixed results in its half-year trading update, while also announcing the sale of its education unit
The Hut Group raises €1bn to help fund expansion

The Hut Group raises €1bn to help fund expansion

BlackRock and Sofina inject £66m in new capital for The Hut Group.
Moonpig pulls captive great ape greeting cards after PETA appeal

Moonpig pulls captive great ape greeting cards after PETA appeal

Moonpig has removed cards featuring captive chimpanzees, gorillas and other primates from its website.
Which? names worst online retailers Homebase, B&Q, House of Fraser, Sports Direct WHSmith

These are the worst online retailers in the UK, according to Which?

Homebase, B&Q, House of Fraser, Sports Direct and WHSmith have all been rated as the worst online retailers in the UK.
COMMENT: Online video advertising can be the cat’s pyjamas for retailers

COMMENT: Online video advertising can be the cat’s pyjamas for retailers

How can retailers leverage popular interests and create engaging and dynamic video campaigns that grab customer attention?

CHARGED: Nordstrom inspired by ant colonies for delivery overhaul

Nordstrom has teamed up with two new partners in order to overhaul its delivery services and compete with online retailers. The Seattle-based department store retailer...

Boohoo founders sell £142.5m of shares after 75% rise in stock price

Mahmud Kamani and Carol Kane sell off 50m Boohoo shares. The sale comes after a bumper Black Friday for fast fashion retailer.
knife crime amazon credit card

Retailer slammed for selling knives disguised as credit cards via Amazon

An online retailer has been criticised for selling knives disguised as a credit cards to "impress friends with"

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