25 Aug The Ecommerce News Roundup – 25 August 2020
This week we’ve seen KFC join the likes of McDonalds, Starbucks, Mastercard, Burger King and Coca-Cola (amongst others) to amend their slogan and promote social distancing.The creativity many brands have shown during COVID-19 has been in many cases astonishing-yet-simple and promoting solidarity has become part of the ‘new normal’.
So let’s all look on the bright side, ‘fist bump’ the air and have a read of the latest Good News in ecommerce & business.
Clothing brand Gymshark becomes UK’s newest £1bn start-up.
The Very Group revenue tops 2 billion pounds for first time
Asda builds up e-commerce success.
Majestic Wine in new podcast play as digital development continues.
Pandora’s astonishing online sales growth as Covid forces change in buying habits.
eBay pledges to absorb digital tax for sellers.
UK retail sales surge past pre-Covid peak in July.
Offices yield to warehouses as Covid-19 changes UK real estate.
(The Business Times)
Go Shop Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd’s e-commerce arm, is among the digital shopping platforms that have been able to meet the soaring online demand for products and services this year.
(The Edge Markets)
Alibaba Says Business Is Back to Pre-Covid-19 Levels.