Andy Jassy, AWS Head to Amazon’s next CEO: Change or continuity at the helm?

Andy Jassy, AWS Head to Amazon’s next CEO: Change or continuity at the helm?

By Anna Domanska - Feb 03, 2021

Amazon’s new CEO Andy Jassy has big shoes to fill after Jeff Bezos steps down from his role as long-time CEO. The AWS head will get to test is mettle running one of the world’s

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Amazon to host pop-up vaccination clinic in Seattle HQ

Amazon to host pop-up vaccination clinic in Seattle HQ

By Anna Domanska - Jan 23, 2021

Amazon Inc. plans to set up a pop-up clinic at its Seattle headquarters on January 24 to help vaccinate 2,000 eligible members of the public against COVID-19. The announcement was

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Store Closures Cost European Retail Giant Primark $1.43 Billion in Sales

Store Closures Cost European Retail Giant Primark $1.43 Billion in Sales

By Anna Domanska - Jan 16, 2021

The European retail giant Primark said the COVID-19 had caused a loss of over $1.43 billion (£1.05 billion) in sales from store closures. The fast-fashion retailer is planning to

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Canadian Couche-Tard eyes France's Carrefour

Canadian Couche-Tard eyes France's Carrefour

By Anna Domanska - Jan 14, 2021

The Couche-Tard – Carrefour merger would result in a giant retail chain worth more than $50 billion. The acquisition talks are at an early stage, according to both the compan

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British American Tobacco confident of meeting its forecast revenue numbers

British American Tobacco confident of meeting its forecast revenue numbers

By Anna Domanska - Dec 09, 2020

British American Tobacco or BAT is confident of meeting its forecast range in its annual revenue as, despite the pandemic, people have not given up on the tobacco habit. It suffere

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German factory orders bounce back to pre-pandemic levels

German factory orders bounce back to pre-pandemic levels

By Christy Gren - Dec 04, 2020

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Arcadia of UK faces imminent insolvency

Arcadia of UK faces imminent insolvency

By Anna Domanska - Nov 30, 2020

Arcadia, the London-based multinational retail empire, is preparing to call in administrators as it faces insolvency, putting more than 13,000 jobs at risk and hundreds of shops on

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Thanksgiving weekend sees holiday sales rise 22%

Thanksgiving weekend sees holiday sales rise 22%

By Anna Domanska - Nov 29, 2020

The National Retail Federation estimated holiday sales to rise between 3.6% and 5.2% year over year, amounting to between $755.3 billion and $766.7 billion. Last year, they rose 4%

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Thyssenkrupp to slash roughly 10% of its workforce

Thyssenkrupp to slash roughly 10% of its workforce

By Christy Gren - Nov 19, 2020

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