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Amazon expands efforts to tackle counterfeits

Online retail giant Amazon is expanding its product serialization service to Canada, India…

Amazon is turning 25 – here’s a look back at how it changed the world

A quarter of a century ago, on July 5, 1994, a company, which shared a name with the world…

Is the battle for fastest shipping worth fighting?

Consultancy firm AlixPartners has challenged whether the battle to deliver the fastest shi…

How small retailers can compete with the giants of retail

The giants of retail might be trailblazers, but they are still fair …

Amazon promises drone delivery launch

Amazon expects to offer customers drone delivery in under 30 minutes ‘within months’.

Amazon leads Deliveroo funding round

Amazon is leading another funding round in international food-delivery startup Deliveroo.

Amazon China to close mainland store as losses mount

Amazon China is about to stop selling local goods to local shoppers.

Inside China’s burgeoning local services market

Local services – the use of online platforms to link consumers with offline lifestyle serv…

Shop til you drop: one retailer’s diary of a US study trip

For many travellers, a visit to the US is a trip to retail heaven. The almost empty luggag…

New Western Union payment option for Amazon shoppers in Asia

Western Union has unveiled a new payment option that allows Amazon customers in Hong Kong …


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