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Alexa, how was Prime Day?

Amazon has announced that Prime Day 2019 was the largest shopping event in the online giant’s history across the globe. Over July 15 and July 16, sales surpassed the previous Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. Prime members purchased more than 175 million items throughout the event. Prime Day was …

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Amazon Prime Day is here

Amazon Prime Day is here with ‘more deals than ever before for UK Prime members’. Prime Day started at 00.01am this morning (Monday July 15) and – for the first time ever – runs for 48 hours until 11.59pm on Tuesday (July 16) offering more than one million deals worldwide …

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Amazon brings Clicks and Mortar programme to Cardiff

Clicks and Mortar – the Amazon and Enterprise Nation pop-up scheme – is coming to St David’s shopping centre in Cardiff on July 22. Open for six weeks, the pop-up shop (located adjacent to Lovisa and opposite MG Cars) will offer more than 30 local and national ecommerce businesses the …

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Alexa, when is Prime Day?

Prime Day 2019 will feature more than one million deals globally, including the biggest Prime Day deals ever on Alexa-enabled devices. Amazon Prime Day is the annual shopping holiday that is exclusive to the online giant’s Prime subscribers. This year, UK Prime members will have access to more Prime Day …

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Amazon to create over 2,000 permanent jobs in UK in 2019

Amazon announced today (Wednesday July 3) that it will create 2,000 new jobs in the UK in 2019, in a move that will take its total permanent workforce to more than 29,500 by the end of the year. The roles include engineers, software developers, data scientists, and cloud and machine learning experts, along …

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Amazon set to lead the UK cooking & baking market in 2019, says GlobalData

Amazon is set to top the UK cooking and baking market for the first time in 2019, according to GlobalData. The data and analytics company’s ‘UK Cooking & Baking 2019-2024’ report forecasts that the online giant’s share of the market will increase to 6.2% in 2019, leaving former leader Sainsbury’s behind with …

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Amazon and Morrisons to expand online grocery home delivery service

Online giant Amazon and supermarket chain Morrisons are expanding the ‘Morrisons at Amazon’ store on Prime Now to many more cities across the UK. ‘Morrisons at Amazon’ is a same day, online grocery home delivery service currently available to Amazon Prime Now customers in four cities: Leeds, Manchester, Birmingham, parts …

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Amazon launches Clicks and Mortar programme to help small online businesses sell on the high street

Amazon launched Clicks and Mortar today (Monday June 3): an initiative designed to help small businesses grow both in-store and online. The programme, in partnership between Enterprise Nation, will enable more than 100 small online businesses to sell on the high street for the first time in 10 Clicks and …

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Amazon introduces click & collect option at Next stores

Amazon today (Tuesday May 14) announced the launch of Counter: a new network of staffed pick up points that allows customers to collect their Amazon parcels in-store at a partner location. Following successful trials with launch partners, Amazon Counter goes live today and will be rolled out across partner stores …

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Amazon to open new fulfilment centre in East Midlands

Amazon announced yesterday (Thursday April 25) that it plans to open a new fulfilment centre at Kegworth in the East Midlands, and begin recruitment for more than 500 permanent jobs. The internet giant said the new centre ‘will help meet growing customer demand, further increase our product selection and support …

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