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Primark has urged its customers to avoid purchasing its products on Amazon after it emerged that some of its Disney- and Harry Potter-themed products are being sold for inflated prices.
Fashion businesses support Global Climate StrikeSubscription
Fashion brands and retailers including Vivienne Westwood and Allbirds have pledged support to the climate campaign Global Climate Strike, which kicks off tomorrow.
LVMH provides aid for Amazon wildfiresSubscription
Luxury group LVMH has donated €10m (£9.1m) to help fight the wildfires that are ravaging the Amazon rainforest.
Amazon sales soar but profits miss expectationsSubscription
Ecommerce juggernaut Amazon has reported a 20% rise in worldwide sales to $63.4bn (£50.9bn) for its second quarter, ending 30 June 2019. While profits also rose, they failed to hit analyst expectations.
EU to probe Amazon's use of sellers' dataSubscription
The European Union’s competition regulator has launched an investigation into Amazon over concerns that it is using its sellers’ data to gain a competitive advantage.
Amazon reveals Prime Day fashion discountsSubscription
As part of its annual Prime Day promotion, Amazon is offering up to 55% off footwear, clothing and fashion accessories until 16 July, as part of its “biggest ever” event.
Amazon launches photo search Subscription
Amazon has unveiled a new feature in its app which finds clothes by analysing an uploaded photo.
Is Amazon the saviour of the high street?Subscription
Online giant Amazon has thrown its considerable weight behind a series of pop-ups across the UK. Drapers analyses the impact
Amazon backs pop-ups on UK high streetSubscription
Amazon has thrown its weight behind a new pop-up project called Clicks and Mortar, which enables small and medium-sized online companies to sell their products on the high street.
Amazon is partnering with global influencers to launch its new limited edition fashion concept, The Drop.
Amazon launches click and collect in NextSubscription
Amazon has launched its latest click-and-collection initiative, Counter, which allows shoppers to pick up parcels at retailers including Next.
Amazon profits almost doubleSubscription
Operating income at online giant Amazon jumped 89% to $4.4bn (£3.4bn) for the 13 weeks to March 31, as it plans to half delivery time for Prime customers.
Amazon to shut down Chinese marketplace Subscription
Amazon has announced that it will no longer operate a marketplace or provide seller services on its Chinese website from 18 July.
New legal rules place spotlight on online giants Subscription
The biggest online companies, such as Amazon and Google, will have to clearly explain how they rank the products on their platforms in search results to prevent unfair practices, under new European Union rules approved yesterday.
Amazon backs women in technology Subscription
Amazon has announced its plans to increase the number of women in technology and innovation roles across its UK business.
Amazon to create 1,000 UK apprenticesSubscription
Ecommerce giant Amazon has announced plans to create 1,000 apprenticeship roles in the UK over the next two years.
Amazon scraps New York HQ planSubscription
Amazon has cancelled plans to build a new €2.5bn (£1.9bn) headquarters in New York.
Amazon patents virtual changing room app Subscription
Amazon is developing a fashion app that will allow users to try on data-led style recommendations in a virtual changing room.
Jeff Bezos, founder, chairman and CEO, Amazon Subscription
It is impossible to talk about the future of retail without mentioning Amazon, and over the last couple of years the Bezos machine has set its steely gaze more resolutely on the fashion industry.
In the week leading up to Black Friday, one by one retailers are unveiling their discounts. Drapers brings you a roundup of the latest offers.