Four weeks of anti-government protests that have hit French brick-and-mortar retailers are also taking their toll on online peers during the crucial Christmas shopping season, said France's e-commerce federation, Fevad.
Amazon is looking at bringing its futuristic checkout-free store format to airports in an effort to win business from hungry, time-pressed travellers, according to public records and a person familiar with the strategy.
Mass cosmetics sales on Amazon have reached an estimated $140 million this year, with Maybelline earning the title of top-selling cosmetics brand on the platform according to new data from Edge by Ascential.
After launching in Australia one year ago, Amazon on Wednesday published details surrounding local shopper preferences with U.S. icons Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger and Levi's proving the most popular in fashion.
The tech solutions provider is rolling out a new end-to-end product personalisation platform, Fashion on Demand, globally from January 2019, following Amazon's patenting of an on-demand manufacturing warehouse last year.