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TECH 05 May 2016 | 10:25 AM

Sainsbury's to double number of Click & Collect sites

British supermarket chain Sainsbury's plans to double the number of its Click & Collect sites over the next 12 months in response to the increasing popularity of the service as UK shopping habits change.

TECH 18 Jul 2016 | 9:45 AM

Britain's Sainsbury's trials similar concept to Amazon's Prime Now

Sainsbury's, Britain's second largest supermarket group, is trialling a one hour home delivery service that is similar in concept to Amazon's 'Prime Now', it said.

TECH 22 Jul 2016 | 6:30 AM

Sainsbury's to create 900 jobs at first dark store

Sainsbury's, Britain's second-biggest supermarket group, plans to create 900 jobs by 2020 in London at its first distribution centre dedicated to online grocery orders, it said.

TECH 13 Oct 2016 | 10:18 AM

Pikom urges Govt to make ICT goods and services cheaper

The National ICT Association of Malaysia (Pikom) is urging the Government to address the affordability and availability of ICT goods and services in its upcoming budget plans.

TECH 10 Jan 2017 | 3:44 AM

Alibaba leads US$2.55bil bid for Chinese retailer Intime

E-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and the founder of Intime Retail Group Co Ltd have jointly bid to take the Chinese department store operator private for HK$19.79bil (RM11.9bil).

Technology 03 Feb 2017 | 4:19 AM

Amazon profit jumps while revenue misses mark

Amazon reported on Feb 2 that profit leapt during the year-end holiday shopping season, but the tech giant saw shares sink as revenue fell shy of high expectations.

Technology 01 Mar 2017 | 8:57 AM

In India, a new banking system to reach the masses

At a furniture store outside India’s capital, a salesman scans the manager’s ID and takes her fingerprint on a biometric device attached to his cellphone.

TECH 05 Apr 2017 | 3:43 AM

Snapdeal looking to raise US$100mil from SoftBank, other investors

Indian online retailer Snapdeal is looking to raise just over US$100mil (RM443mil) from existing shareholders including Japan's SoftBank and new investors, its chief financial officer said

TECH 17 Apr 2017 | 1:30 AM

Free returns have become the mainstay of European online retail

What happens if the book you ordered online is not as interesting as you thought it was going to be? It gets sent back to the retailer.

Technology 20 Apr 2017 | 8:20 AM

Amazon’s arrival sounds wake-up bell for Australia’s sleepy retailers

Global e-commerce juggernaut Amazon.com Inc said it will open its online shopfront service in Australia, ending rumours about its plans and increasing the pressure on the domestic retail sector to catch up with the digital economy.