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Waitrose has notched up a record grocery market share as its sales outperformed the market, the latest Kantar data showed.
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Sales at John Lewis were “mixed” last week as a strong performance in the home category was offset by the impact of mild weather on apparel.
Retail news round-up on October 24, 2014: Amazon posts third-quarter loss; Apple to open 15 stores in China; H&M celebrates 10 years of designer collaborations
Amazon’s operating loss spiralled to $544m (£338m) for its third quarter after being hit by a write-down of costs associated with its smartphone.
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The Etail Power List unveils the 50 most influential people in online retail. Revealing the biggest risers and fallers, new entrants, and details what each person has achieved this year.
It’s a sign of the closeness of Asos’s top directors, the chief executive and finance boss, that they are often referred to simply as the Nicks.
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The Etail Power List of this year’s most influential retailers in ecommerce shows the industry and its leaders are changing faster than ever.
Another month, another two data security breaches – this time for Sears Kmart and now possibly Staples. But that’s just the USA’s concern, right?