Tuesday, October 27, 2020
COMMENT: Anneke Short Camden Watch Company Online retail tax end of indie retailers high street opinion oped Rishi Sunak

COMMENT: Online retail tax could spell the end of indie retailers on the high...

The Camden Watch Company co-founder Anneke Short on why online retail tax could be the end for indie retailers on high streets.
Waitrose launches first dedicated overseas ecommerce offer

Waitrose launches first dedicated overseas ecommerce offer

Waitrose customers in the UAE will now be able to shop with the grocer online after the launch of its first website overseas.
Tesco is set to recruit more than 11,000 temporary staff this year to help it meet the spike in demand for online grocery orders over Christmas.

Tesco hiring 11,000 temporary staff to meet online spike as unemployment hits 3-year high

Tesco is set to recruit more than 11,000 temporary staff this year to help it meet the spike in demand for online grocery orders
BRC - KPMG Sales Monitor: “Resilience of British retailers has been nothing shy of remarkable”

BRC – KPMG Sales Monitor: September retail sales up 6.1%

“Resilience of British retailers has been nothing shy of remarkable” says KPMG head of retail.
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Zalando expands sustainability offering thanks to growing demand

Zalando has boosted its sustainability plans after witnessing a growth in demand for eco-friendly products.
Aldi is developing its own cashierless Amazon Go rival and is on the hunt for automatic product recognition technologies.

Aldi doubles the number of items available on Deliveroo amid continued ecommerce push

Aldi is more than doubling the number of items available for home delivery via the Deliveroo app.
Black Friday 2020 could see sales drop by nearly a quarter as Amazon Prime Day creates a 10-week discount “mega peak”.

Black Friday 2020 could see 22% drop in sales after discount “mega peak” sparked...

Black Friday 2020 could see sales drop by nearly a quarter as Amazon Prime Day creates a 10-week discount “mega peak”.
Ikea’s chief executive said that “online saved us” this year during the coronavirus crisis, as three quarters of stores were shut for over six months.

Ikea boss says “online saved us” during lockdown as it continues ecommerce push

Ikea’s chief executive said that “online saved us” this year during the coronavirus crisis, as three quarters of stores were shut
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Sosandar half-year sales rise 52% after “high proportion” of orders

Sosandar has seen its half-year sales rise after gaining “significant market share” from its fashion rivals. The online fashion..
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Depop to expand UK team as Covid-19 drives demand

Depop has reportedly begun a hiring spree after witnessing the demand for its service double during the Covid-19 lockdown..

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The Big Picture: the role of video, photography, and content in...

With the retail sector facing some of its biggest challenges ever and transitioning to even more of a digital model, customer experiences have become...