September 5, 2018    < 1 min read

Whether you need some lunchtime reads or something to get you past hump day, we’ve curated five links you’ll enjoy!

Amazon (briefly) reaches a market value of more than $1 trillion

Amazon shares rose to a high of $2050.50 before slipping back. According to Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail, “to reach a market capitalisation of over $1tn is impressive. To do it in a little over 24 years is extraordinary.”

How are brands embracing sustainable fashion?

Sustainable fashion is gaining steam – small brands and corporate giants globally are adopting green initiatives. Here’s how some brands in the Asia-Pacific region are blazing the trail for sustainable fashion.

Retailers embracing RFID for better checkout experience

For many retailers dipping their toes into implementing new technologies in their business processes, many choose to focus on changing the process of customer engagement at the point of sale. Here are some ways retailers can improve the checkout experience by using RFID.

Starbucks franchise sold in NZ

Restaurant Brands is quitting the Starbucks Coffee franchise in New Zealand; Tahua Capital will buy Starbucks and takeover all 22 stores in New Zealand.

Can you spot the fake?

Facebook announced the discovery of hundreds of fake pages and accounts on their site. Some pages imitated posts by legitimate groups on Facebook, making it challenging to tell the real from the fake. Test yourself – can you spot a genuine post from a fake?

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