Record-breaking January sees highest online retail sales since 1st lockdown

Record-breaking January sees highest online retail sales since 1st lockdown

Despite the ongoing lockdown measures across the UK, January saw the highest online sales since the pandemic (...)
Asos, Boohoo, Amazon and Ocado’s share prices dropped yesterday following news that a new “Amazon Tax” could soon be imposed on online players.

Asos, Boohoo, Ocado and Amazon all see shares drop amid threat of “Amazon Tax”

Asos, Boohoo, Amazon and Ocado’s share prices dropped yesterday following news that a new “Amazon Tax” could soon be imposed on online players.
Notonthehighstreet acquired by US investor

Notonthehighstreet acquired by US investor

// Notonthehighstreet has been bought by Great Hill Partners, a US investment firm // Comes after Notonthehighstreet recorded 50% jump in revenues and almost a...
January retail sales fall as lockdown restrictions hammer stores

January retail sales fall as lockdown restrictions hammer stores

Retail sales slid in January as the latest national lockdown measures hammered shops across the UK, according to new figures.
Aldi extends click-and-collect trial to Scotland

Aldi extends click-and-collect trial to Scotland

Aldi is launching click-and-collect services in Scotland for the first time after extending its trial to its Montrose store.
Government reported to be working on “excessive profits tax” for online giants after coronavirus windfall

Government working on “excessive profits tax” for online retail giants

Downing Street is said to be working on two taxes for retail and tech firms, according to The Sunday Times. Retailers that saw business boom during the pandemic may be faced with one-off tax charge.
Gift card sales surge over UK’s first Covid Christmas

Gift card sales surge over UK’s first Covid Christmas

Sales of gift cards surged over the Christmas trading period as Covid-19 restrictions across the UK sparked a significant (...)
Asda has been crowned the UK’s cheapest online supermarket for the ninth time in a row, while Waitrose and Ocado continued to be the most expensive.

Asda crowned cheapest online supermarket for 9th time in a row

Asda has been crowned the UK’s cheapest online supermarket for the ninth time in a row, while Waitrose and Ocado continued to be the most expensive.
Amazon Recruitment apprenticeships John Boumphrey

Amazon to create over 1000 new UK apprenticeships this year

Amazon has announced it will create more than 1000 new full-time apprenticeships across the UK this year. 
H&M expands second-hand platform Sellpy into new markets

H&M expands second-hand platform Sellpy into new markets

H&M has announced plans to expand online second-hand fashion retailer Sellpy into The Netherlands and Austria.

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