Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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Farfetch launches startup incubator ahead of possible IPO

Farfetch has unveiled new startup incubator Dream Assembly to help encourage growth in the next wave of retail companies. The luxury online shopping platform has...
robots boss says retail will be “entirely” operated by robots

Retail will be completely taken over by robot workers in the future according to the chief executive of
Natalie Massenet

Net-a-Porter founder Natalie Massenet launches $75m retail investment fund

The founder of Net-a-Porter Natalie Massenet has launched a new retail investment fund.

Mike Ashley now Game’s largest shareholder

More movement on Game's board as Mike Ashley becomes the biggest shareholder at the retailer.
AO World update

AO World to post 14% sales but operating losses continue

AO World has revealed full year expectations of double-digit sales growth despite an increasingly tough retail market.

Trump vs Amazon: Battle intensifies as Amazon ramps up lobby firepower

Amazon has moved to fight back against Donald Trump following a tirade of attacks on Twitter as it ramps up its lobbying team.

Billions more wiped off Amazon’s value after Trump Twitter tirade

Amazon has seen its share prices plunge further as president Trump continues his public battle with the tech giant.
Game update

Game pre-tax profit plummets 25% despite sales uptick

Game's half-year profits have taken a serious hit thanks to nosediving declines in its core retail operations.
Dixons Carphone data breach

Dixons Carphone poaches Halfords’ finance boss for similar role

Dixons Carphone has hired Halfords chief finance officer Jonny Mason to be its new group finance director.

Amazon to be slapped with major new tax bills amid EU crackdown

Amazon is set to be hit by major new tax bill in the European Union amid a significant clampdown on digital giants.

Feature Resource

Four Pillars of Customer Loyalty – 2018 Loyalty Forecast

Why 1 In 3 Shoppers Don’t Care If You Call Them By Their Name Shoppers are demanding. With an oversaturation of online and in-store options, any...