Tuesday, March 31, 2020
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Mulberry “remains confident” despite Covid-19 impact

Mulberry has warned on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on trading as it expects to make a loss in the second half
AO.com co-founder Alan Latchford has passed away at the age of 61. Latchford left the online appliances and electricals retailer due to ill health in 2006. The company, which was originally called Appliances Online, was started as a bet.

AO.com co-founder Alan Latchford dies

// AO.com co-founder Alan Latchford has died at the age of 61. // Latchford left the online retailer due to poor health in 2006 AO.com co-founder...
Yoox Net-a-Porter Group

Yoox Net-a-Porter CEO Federico Marchetti to step down after 20 years

The founder of YOOX Net-a-Porter Group, Federico Marchetti is stepping down from his role as chief executive
Sainsbury's Big 4

Sainsbury’s the only Big 4 grocer to record sales growth

Sainsbury’s became the only one of the Big 4 grocers to record a year-on-year sales growth in the last 12 weeks
Amazon has banned more than 1 million products from its marketplace over false claims about their ability to help fight coronavirus.

1 million items removed from Amazon for false coronavirus claims

Amazon has banned more than 1 million products from its marketplace over false claims about their ability to help fight coronavir
Ebay is imposing “Emergency Listing Restrictions” to help tackle price gouging on its platform amid calls for online sellers to do more.

Ebay close to selling $10 billion classified-ads business

Ebay has seen its share price jump more than two per cent after reports emerged that it was in talks to sell its classifieds arm
Live facial recognition technology has been employed by London’s Metropolitan Police in a second major shopping location.

Controversial live facial recognition tech scans shoppers on Oxford Street

Live facial recognition technology has been employed by London’s Metropolitan Police in a second major shopping location.
The UK’s shift towards a cashless economy is threatening to “leave millions behind or put our economy at risk” as our cash system nears collapse.

Digital retail payments backlash reaches UK as chancellor warned cashless society will “put our...

The UK’s shift towards a cashless economy is threatening to “leave millions behind or put our economy at risk”
Harrods security guards strike

Harrods security guards to strike for 5 days over pay dispute

Harrods' security guards have agreed to take five days of strike action starting later this month in a dispute over pay.
KPMG reports 5% rise in administrations

KPMG reports 5% rise in administrations

KPMG reports rise in administrations to over 1,400 in 2019.

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