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Apple’s head of retail Angela Ahrendts steps down after 5 years

Apple's head of retail Angela Ahrendts has announced she will be leaving her role in April after five years with the company.
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Samsung to unveil first foldable phone later this month

Samsung is likely to unveil its first ever folding phone later this month after months of fevered speculation in the industry.

ERA: “Streaming has made it fashionable to pay for music again”

More people under the age of 44 pay for music streaming services than use them for free, according to new research from the ERA.
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Cashless stores to be banned in 2nd US state despite Amazon opposition

A second American state has moved closer to banning cashless retail stores, despite a huge push back from Amazon and Walmart.

You can now charge your phone at M&S

Marks & Spencer’s customers will now be able to charge their phones in store as the retailer signs its first start-up company.
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Amazon will be forced to launch its own crypto currency says Binance CEO

The chief executive of Binance has said that Amazon will be forced to issue a crypto currency in the future.
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John Lewis partners with app so staff can take part in social media marketing

John Lewis has launched a partnership with Qubist allowing all of its staff to participate in its social media marketing
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Amazon has paid less corporation tax in 20 years than M&S did last year

Amazon has paid less UK corporation tax in two decades than some major physical retailers like Marks & Spencer pay in just a year
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Ebay posts “record” earnings in Q4

Ebay is set to pay out its first ever quarterly dividend after achieving “record” earnings over its fourth quarter.
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Apple reports drop in profits & sales for first time in over a decade

Apple has seen poor iPhone sales drag down both its revenues and profits for the first time in more than a decade.

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