Lost Stock is offering shoppers boxes of clothes from Topshop, New Look, Gap at half the retail price in a bid to help manufacturers left out of pocket by the lockdown.

Lost Stock offers mystery boxes of clothes high street’s biggest retailers for half the...

Lost Stock is offering shoppers boxes of clothes from Topshop, New Look, Gap at half the retail price.
Amazon has seen a spike in sales of “max police strength” pepper spray as the riots sweeping the country turn shopper’s attention away from COVID-19 and towards self-defense.

Amazon sees “max police strength” pepper spray become best-seller as protests continue

Amazon has seen a spike in sales of “max police strength” pepper spray as the riots continue to sweep the country.
Online marketplaces in the UK will soon be forced to collect Value Added Tax (VAT) on all sales made in the country by overseas sellers in a major crackdown on tax fraud.

Amazon and Ebay will soon be forced to pay VAT on overseas sales in...

Online marketplaces in the UK will soon be forced to collect VAT on all sales made in the country by overseas sellers
Amazon has continued to face a backlash of abuse on social media after a number of listings featuring wildly offensive racist language appeared on the site.

Amazon accused of “hypocrisy” as it faces continued outrage on social media over racist...

Amazon has continued to face a backlash of abuse on social media after a number of listings featuring wildly offensive language
Zalando is set to make sustainability assessments mandatory for brands selling on its platform in a bold new initiative aimed at accelerating sustainability in the fashion industry.

Zalando to make sustainability assessment mandatory for all sellers in landmark move

Zalando is set to make sustainability assessments mandatory for brands selling on its platform in a bold new initiative.
Alibaba is searching for over 100,000 influencers from across the globe to help brands sell their goods as it looks to replicate the success of TikTok and Instagram.

Alibaba is looking for 100,000 influencers to help brands sell their goods

Alibaba is searching for over 100,000 influencers from across the globe to help brands sell their goods.
Co-op has introduced a new phone ordering service at some of its stores, helping customers unfamiliar with or without access to computers to order remotely.

Co-op introduces phone ordering service for customers with limited online access

Co-op has introduced a new phone ordering service at some of its stores, helping customers unfamiliar with computers.
Lidl is testing a new click & collect initiative as it continues its slow but steady push into online retail.

Lidl to test click & collect service amid ecommerce push

Lidl is testing a new click & collect initiative as it continues its slow but steady push into online retail.
Aldi is launching a new “automated traffic light system” across its entire UK store estate to limit the number of shoppers allowed instore at any one time.

Aldi introduces “automated traffic light system” nationwide as it prepares for long-term social distancing...

Aldi is launching a new “automated traffic light system” across its entire UK store estate to limit the number of shoppers.
Waitrose has brought its popular “Wine Tasting at Home” service online allowing customers to chat with drinks experts via Zoom.

Waitrose offers virtual wine and gin tasting sessions via Zoom

Waitrose has brought its popular “Wine Tasting at Home” service online allowing customers to chat with drinks experts via Zoom.

Feature Resource

Boost your business with self-service solutions

Customers want the convenience of buying what they want when they want — with or without staff interaction. With self-service touchscreen solutions businesses can...