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Online retail turns 25, but physical stores are more relevant than ever

Online retail turns 25 this month – but the importance and relevance of brick-and-mortar s…

Amazon faces backlash over pro-Hong Kong merchandise

Global e-commerce giant Amazon has been heavily criticised on Chinese social media for all…

Retailers scorn latest Trump tariff move

The latest Trump tariff will hit US$300 million worth of Chinese imports from September 1.

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.