ASOS ‘try before you buy’ service generates record numbers of post-wedding returns

ASOS ‘try before you buy’ service generates record numbers of post-wedding returns

  The new ASOS ‘try before you buy’ service has witnessed the online retailer receiving a record number of customer returns for its bridal products.   The online fashion retailer remains confused as to why customers have been ordering bridal wear via the new scheme and then returning it after only a couple of days….

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Overseas Ocado customers unsure if groceries will arrive before going out of date

Overseas Ocado customers unsure if groceries will arrive before going out of date

  Ocado’s overseas customers are unsure whether their groceries will arrive before going out of date.   The online grocer has signed a new deal with a regional European retailer, but its new customers have raised concerns over how long the goods will take to deliver given the fact the average Ocado van has a…

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Amazon shopping ‘bot’ to appear on the next series of Robot Wars

Amazon shopping ‘bot’ to appear on the next series of Robot Wars

  The Amazon shopping bot has defeated machines built by other retailers so convincingly that it has been invited to appear on the next series of robot wars.   Walmart and many other retailers use automated software that’s intended to look like an authentic web surfer to the site being scanned, but Amazon blocked Walmart’s…

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Substitute products to get really random if M&S partners with Ocado

Substitute products to get really random if M&S partners with Ocado

  Marks and Spencer is exploring a tie-up with delivery company Ocado in a move that is expected to result in some extremely random substitute product offerings.   Talks between the two firms will start in the next few weeks and instead of the Ocado driver turning up at your door with a raspberry Muller…

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