Holland & Barrett has been forced to open a brand-new distribution centre to meet a massive spike in demand for online orders during lockdown.

Holland & Barrett apologises for “horrible” delivery delays and hires hundreds to meet demand

Holland & Barrett has been forced to open a brand-new distribution centre to meet a massive spike in demand for online orders
Ocado’s shareholders yesterday revolted against “excessive” pay rises for its executives, including a £54 million bonus for its chief executive.

Ocado shareholders revolt against CEO’s £54m bonus

Ocado’s shareholders yesterday revolted against “excessive” pay rises for its executives amounting to nearly £90m
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Coronavirus: Argos shuts all standalone UK stores

Argos has made the decision to close the majority of its UK stores as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Google is scrapping charged for retailers to place their products on the Google Shopping search page in a major challenge to Amazon.

Google Shopping scraps seller fees in major challenge to Amazon

Google is scrapping charged for retailers to place their products on the Google Shopping search page in a challenge to Amazon.
Amazon is struggling to keep up with a spike in demand for home deliveries as the continuing spread of coronavirus sparks panic buying.

Amazon poised to launch “Ultra Fast Fresh” offering same-day grocery delivery to 40% of...

Amazon is poised to launch a new “Ultra Fast Fresh” delivery service to bring rapid grocery deliver to 40 per cent of households
Fashion retailers may have to write-off £15bn worth of spring and summer stock

Fashion retailers may have to write-off £15bn worth of spring and summer stock

Some £18 billion worth of spring and summer stock is building up in warehouses as shoppers stay at home.
Record Store Day launches Fill the Gap campaign to support independents

Record Store Day launches Fill the Gap campaign to support independents

Vinyl revival fans create "Fill the Gap" campaign to help independent record stores.
Retails should be given a break from winding-up petitions, argues law firm

Retailers should be given a break from winding-up petitions, argues law firm

RPC law firm argues retailers should be given a break from winding-up petitions.
UK footfall drops to lowest level on record

UK footfall drops to lowest level on record

UK footfall fell 41.9% across March. Shoppers managed to resist warm weather over Easter with further drop in shopping trips.
Morrisons has launched a dedicated telesales shopping service offering next-day delivery on essential items for the “vulnerable and elderly”.

Morrisons customers can now order by phone for next-day delivery

Morrisons has launched a dedicated telesales shopping service offering next-day delivery on essential items.

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