Overstock’s controversial ex-chief executive Patrick Bryne has sold all of his shares in the business after being quitting last month.
17/09/2019 10:22 AM
Amazon reportedly altered its search algorithms to prioritise items which would make it more profit, according to a damning report by the Wall Street Journal.
17/09/2019 8:15 AM
Ocado Retail has enjoyed double-digit growth over the third quarter, marking the first set of results since the launch of its £1.5 billion joint venture with Marks & Spencer.
16/09/2019 1:16 PM
Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google have all been sent letters by the House Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee demanding internal documents to be shared.
11/09/2019 2:06 PM
Amazon has opened its biggest global office in India as it earmarks $5 billion to drive expansion in the growing and increasingly digitally focused market. Amazon India’s new headquarters stands 282ft tall, includes 49 elevators travelling a floor per second and houses more than 15,000 employees. It...
11/09/2019 8:14 AM
Apple launched its latest iPhone while announcing that its new TV streaming service will undercut key rivals Netflix and Amazon. The iPhone 11 was officially revealed yesterday during Apple’s biggest annual marketing event where its lays out its plan for the year, following months of intense specula...
10/09/2019 9:30 AM
Amazon receives €241 million deductible EU tax credit despite being investigated for “illegal tax advantages”
Amazon Europe received a €241 million tax credit last year, despite growing efforts from European governments to force the retailer to pay more tax.
09/09/2019 11:25 AM
H&M has launched a new music service as part of its H&M Membership digital loyalty programme, aiming to help support independent artists.
04/09/2019 2:54 PM
Alibaba’s $2 billion takeover of key rival Kaola could be completed as early as this week following weeks of speculation surrounding the deal. Kaola is Alibaba’s biggest international retail rival, representing 24.5 per cent of the market compared to the Alibaba-owned Tmall’s 31.7 per cent. The pote...
04/09/2019 11:40 AM
Apple India are reportedly planning to open three brick-and-mortar outlets as well as an online store as it finally enters the country. The US tech company’s plans coincide with further relaxation of government regulations towards foreign retailers in the world’s second-most-populous market. I...
13/09/2019 11:06 AM
Amazon Go may be getting a lot of hype, but the idea it’s founded on is a very old one. For decades, the power of unattended retail has been quietly building. Now, thanks to the ubiquity of smartphones and consumers growing preferences for self-serve options, unattended retail is getting its place...
Amazon Go may be getting a lot of hype, but the idea it’s founded on is a very old one. For decades...
The Retail Drop Podcast: Episode 2 – Martin Newman, Consumer Experience “Guru” and Consumer First Group Founder
Welcome to the latest episode of our new podcast in partnership with Go Instore exploring the role o...
A vast majority of consumers prefer shopping online on their mobiles or tablets from the comfort of...
Amazon’s new delivery robots may be on the move, but don’t expect to see them in the UK any time soon
Amazon Scout continues the eCommerce giant’s recent program launches to get goods quickly to custome...