Five up-and-coming UK marketplaces that you need to know


Retail Week shines a light on five marketplaces at different stages of their journey, which could become useful routes to market.

A cool $1.97trn (£1.5trn) was spent globally on the top 100 online marketplaces in 2019, according to research from Digital Commerce 360.

While two very big players, Amazon and Alibaba, still dominate the spend, the market remains buoyant with new players emerging all the time, offering new niches and target customers.

Retail Week hones in on five new marketplaces worthy of your attention, all of which are gaining traction and could provide a useful route to market for brands. 

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