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Amazon deploys e-cargo bikes in central London

Amazon UK has unveiled a new fleet of e-cargo bikes, walkers and electric vehicles to make more sustainable deliveries i...

Prepare to win with Amazon

ChannelAdvisor, a leading multichannel commerce platform that helps brands and retailers connect and optimise online com...

How Amazon’s debut fashion store takes online personalisation offline

The retail giant’s first physical fashion shop in California takes personalisation to a new level.

Retail appointments of the week

Amazon appoints company veteran to lead bricks-and-mortar business; Dan Murphy’s boss to head M&S Food; Australia Post's...

Amazon has a plan to make Alexa mimic anyone’s voice

The online retailer is developing a system to let Alexa mimic any voice after hearing less than a minute of audio.

Amazon’s part picker revs up competition in the auto sector

The retail behemoth courts market share with an online ‘virtual garage’ that aims to make buying car components and acce...

Why the US baby formula shortage is deja vu for Aussie brands

Retailers across the United States are struggling to keep shelves full of baby formula, and Australian players are stepp...

Why Levi’s, Amazon and Apple are refusing to stay silent on abortion

Few major retailers have spoken publicly about the Supreme Court's upcoming decision on the future of abortion, but thos...

Taking the wheel: How I became a forklift driver at Amazon

When most people imagine a forklift driver working in a warehouse, they don’t normally picture a woman sitting behind th...

Shareholders urge Amazon to boost tax transparency

The 100 groups that signed the letter included several environmental, social and governance-focused and religious funds,...

Meet online retail giant Coupang, Korea’s answer to Amazon

Korean online marketplace Coupang dominates the growing local e-commerce sector, but one year after its NYSE listing, in...

Explainer: Why is Amazon in a battle with Indian retail giant Reliance?

For more than a year, Inc and India's Future Group have been locked in a complex legal stand-off.

VIDEO | How Amazon is actively breaking the bias for its female employees

From unconscious bias around working mothers to the outdated perceptions some still have of female leaders, gender bias ...

Amazon to close physical bookstores, focus on groceries

The company said it will remain focused on Whole Foods Markets and Amazon Fresh stores, and its cashier-less grocery mod...

Amazon sees greatest one-day surge in value following strong quarter

Shares of the online retail and cloud computing giant surged 13.5% on Friday following its blowout quarterly report, exp...

Meet Rainforest, Asia’s leading online aggregator set to grow by US$100m

We spoke with Rainforest CFO Jason Tan about the company’s strategy and vision. Here are some of the key takeaways.

Everything you need to know about Amazon’s first physical clothing store

It’s official: Amazon is opening a physical clothing store. The e-commerce pioneer shared details of its new bricks-and...

Amazon to open fashion store where algorithms suggest what to try on

Amazon keeps a record of every good a customer scans so its algorithms personalize clothing recommendations.

How Amazon’s retail battle with Reliance turned into a legal quagmire

Amazon then approached Singapore arbitrators and successfully stopped the sale.

Warehouse, shipping workers pay the hidden cost of the holiday season

The run-up to Christmas means long hours and more demanding work for supply chain employees, often under poor conditions...