Amazon is launching the ‘Amazon Small Business Accelerator’ in a bid to help over 200,000 small UK businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Amazon Small Business Accelerator launches in the UK to help 200,000 retailers through pandemic

Amazon is launching the ‘Amazon Small Business Accelerator’ in a bid to help over 200,000 small UK businesses through COVID-19
Online grocers are failing to check for identification while delivering alcohol and cigarettes thanks to the need for socially distanced deliveries.

15% drop in minors being checked for ID during online grocery deliveries

Online grocers are failing to check for identification while delivering alcohol and cigarettes.
Aldi and Lidl are preparing to push further into online grocery delivery after losing out to more digitally focused supermarkets during lockdown.

Aldi and Lidl to continue push into online delivery

Aldi and Lidl are preparing to push further into online grocery delivery after losing out to more digitally focused supermarkets
Amazon may be forced to reveal its closely guarded “source codes and algorithms” if it wants to continue trading in India.

Amazon hit with largest DDoS cyber attack in history

Amazon was hit by the largest DDoS attack ever recorded for over three days.
DPD is hiring 6000 new workers and investing £200 million in its network in order to match demand from “the biggest boom in online retailing in the UK’s history”.

DPD hires 6000 new workers to meet “the biggest boom in online retailing in...

DPD is hiring 6000 new workers and investing £200 million in its network in order to match demand.
Face mask vending machines are being installed across the UK in retailers and public spaces as measures forcing people to wear them on public transport come into effect.

You can now buy face masks from “Vendamask” vending machines across the UK

Face mask vending machines are being installed across the UK in retailers and public spaces.
Booths is partnering with Deliveroo to offer home delivery on hundreds of its items in as little as 30 minutes for the first time.

Booths offers home delivery on hundreds of items for first time amid Deliveroo tie-up

Booths is partnering with Deliveroo to offer home delivery on hundreds of its items in as little as 30 minutes for the first time
Claire’s customers may have had their card payment details stolen after the brand and its sister company Icing were hit by a skimming cyber-attack.

Claire’s customers card details stolen in month-long cyber attack

Claire’s customers may have had their card payment details stolen after the brand was hit by a skimming attack.
If the daily traffic of Asos was represented by a socially distances queue, it would span 891 miles the distance from Land’s End to John o’ Groats.

If Asos shoppers were in a socially-distanced queue it would stretch 891 miles

If the daily traffic of Asos was represented by a socially distances queue, it would span 891 miles.
Six former Ebay executives and staff are being charged with cyberstalking and tampering with witnesses after launching an alleged campaign of intimidation against journalists.

Ex-Ebay executives charged with cyber-stalking after sending cockroaches, bloody masks and funeral wreathes to...

Six former Ebay executives and staff are being charged with cyber-stalking after launching a harassment campaign.

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