Amazon launches accelerator for UK start-ups and small businesses


Amazon has launched an accelerator to help small UK businesses develop their online operations.

The online retail titan’s new programme will provide support for more than 200,000 small businesses across the UK, launched in partnership with SME support network Enterprise Nation.

The course will comprise free online training, discounts on business supplies and PPE, and training for Amazon Web Services.

Up to 1,000 businesses without online operations will also be able to access a week-long boot camp programme providing training on how to operate online.

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