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Gorillas in need of ‘reality check,’ according to food consultant

// Rapid grocery delivery firm Gorillas in need of a ‘reality check,’ and is living in a reality bubble, according to Geeky Foody founder Viv...
Amazon recorded its slowest-ever revenue growth in the first quarter and its first loss since 2015 amid a drop in online retail sales and heavy costs.

Amazon records first loss since 2015 as costs rise and sales slow

Amazon recorded its slowest-ever revenue growth in the first quarter and its first loss since 2015 amid a drop in online retail sales and heavy costs.
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Nike’s direct-to-consumer model ‘isn’t what it’s cracked up to be’

// Nike is starting to feel the limitations of its new direct-to-consumer (DTC) model, with analysts claiming that “DTC isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.” // The...
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Shopify to acquire ecommerce startup Deliverr to fix fulfilment issues

// Shopify is on the verge of acquiring ecommerce startup Deliverr within the next two weeks, according to a report by Business Insider. // Similarly to Shopify’s...
Orders from WHSmith's subsidiary Funky Pigeon have been suspended after it was hit by a cyber attack

WHSmith closes Funky Pigeon site and suspends orders after cyber attack

WHSmith has revealed that its greetings card subsidiary Funky Pigeon was victim to a cyber security incident last week.
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Elon Musk offers to purchase Twitter

// Elon Musk has made an offer to purchase social media site Twitter, days after he became the largest shareholder in the company. //  The...
A 37-year-old from the Netherlands has implanted a microchip in his hand that allows him to pay for items in shops and restaurants.

You can now pay with an implant in your hand

// A 37-year-old from the Netherlands has implanted a microchip in his hand that allows him to pay for items in shops and restaurants. //...
B&Q is one of many retailers that have launched their own marketplace

Should retailers look to launch their own marketplaces?

Marketplaces are the fastest growing part of retail and businesses such as Superdrug and B&Q are jumping in and launching their own versions. Should more retailers follow suit?
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JD.com founder steps down amid Big Tech crackdown

// JD.com’s billionaire founder Richard Liu has resigned from his role as company CEO as the screw tightens on the Chinese tech sector. READ THE FULL...
We take a look at Selfridges' newley launched an experimental pop-up store at its called Supermarket, featuring 3D printing robots.

In pictures: Selfridges pop-up reimagines the future of shopping

We take a look at Selfridges' newley launched an experimental pop-up store at its called Supermarket, featuring 3D printing robots.

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How improving product pages helps brands thrive on Amazon

How do brands win on Amazon through improved product pages? Salsify's recent report "The Content Advantage: How Improvements to the Product Page Help Brands Succeed...