Saturday, December 4, 2021
Roboshop Ocado logistics technology

Roboshop: Is Ocado the future of supermarkets?

As supermarkets gear up for Christmas with a festive recruitment drive, Retail Gazette asks if automation will make this annual tradition a thing of the past?

Amazon Fresh opens two new store locations in London

// Amazon Fresh has opened two more store locations in Angel and Richmond, taking its number of bricks-and-mortar locations in the UK to 10. // The...

Etsy is ‘slapping small sellers in the face’, merchants claim

// Etsy is ‘slapping its small sellers in the face’ thanks to its new ‘Star Seller’ program, according to some merchants. // The Star Seller program was...
Yango Deli Christmas

Yango Deli to offer Londoners Christmas tree delivery within 15 minutes

// Yango Deli is offering London residents the option to purchase a Christmas tree // The aim is for the trees to be to be delivered...
Sainsbury's SmartShop

Sainsbury’s opens first checkout-free store powered by Amazon tech

// Sainsbury’s has become the latest grocery retailer to open a checkout-free store //  The new SmartShop Pick & Go format is built around Amazon’s “just...

CMA expected to block Meta acquisition of Giphy

// Meta’s acquisition of online gif generator platform Giphy is expected to be blocked by the UK’s competition watchdog, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). // The...
John Lewis teams up with ITV to create an immersive digital experience on multiplayer game Fortnite.

ITV launches ‘I’m A Celeb’ Fortnite experience with John Lewis

John Lewis teams up with ITV to create an immersive digital experience on multiplayer game Fortnite.
Amazon Fresh London

Amazon opens the doors to its eighth Fresh store

Amazon has opened the doors to its eighth Fresh store in London, situated opposite Tesco's GetGo store. The latest opening comes as the ecommerce giant...
Uber cannabis story

Uber consumers are now able to purchase cannabis through the app

Uber Eats users in Ontario, Canada will be able to order cannabis strains through the app, marking the company's first steps into the market.
Shein named ‘most manipulative’ fast fashion website

Shein launches “targeted investigation” after allegations of worker exploitation

Shein has launched a “targeted investigation” following allegations of worker exploitation, after an investigation by Public Eye.

Feature Resource

E-commerce payments after the pandemic

Ecommerce sales saw the equivalent of five years of growth in just 12 months last year. As retailers race to create seamless online shopping experiences, where...