Amazon wins legal battle with the EU over Luxembourg tax deal

Amazon wins legal battle with the EU after being ordered to pay £215m in back-taxes By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:56 BST, 12 May 2021 | Updated: 21:56 BST, 12 May 2021 Amazon has defeated the EU in a legal battle over the bloc’s order to pay £215million in back-taxes.  Brussels claimed … Read more

Amazon rolls out ‘pay-by-palm’ in New York City Go Store

Amazon brought its palm-reading Amazon One to the East Coast on Monday, launching the biometric authentication system at an Amazon Go store on 42nd Street in Midtown Manhattan. Introduced last year, the scanner was previously only available in Seattle-area Amazon and Whole Food stores. The technology lets shoppers scan the palm of their hand and connect … Read more

Chris Pratt has his gun drawn as he films scenes for his Amazon action series The Terminal List

Chris Pratt has his gun drawn as he films scenes for his Amazon action series The Terminal List with co-star Constance Wu By Sarah Sotoodeh For Dailymail.com Published: 22:54 BST, 28 April 2021 | Updated: 22:55 BST, 28 April 2021 He’s been seen filming The Terminal List in Los Angeles with co-star Constance Wu. And … Read more

Amazon threatens legal action against shop set up to fight homelessness in Worcestershire

Amazon has threatened to take legal action against a shop which was set up to fight homelessness in Worcestershire – sending in lawyers to order the company to change its ‘smile’ logo on its signage.   Amaze, which is due to open tomorrow in Malvern, received a 35-page letter from Amazon’s legal advisers outlining concerns the … Read more

Amazon to open hair salon in UK to trial latest technology

Amazon opens its first ever hair salon in London where customers can test out new hair colour in augmented reality consultations The bricks-and-mortar ‘experiential’ venue is launching in London’s Spitalfields  Includes augmented reality hair consultations to virtually test out a new colour The salon will be taking bookings from the general public ‘in the coming … Read more

The Lord of the Rings series is set to cost Amazon $465M for just ONE season

The upcoming Lord of the Rings TV series is set to be the largest television series ever made. It was reported on Friday that Amazon Studios is spending around NZ$650 million – $465 million in U.S. dollars, on just one season of the fantasy series – far more than previous record-breaking estimates.  Previous estimates had … Read more

Doorbell camera captures thief driving off in courier’s van while he delivers Amazon package

Doorbell camera captures thief driving off in courier’s van while he delivers Amazon package to house Courier approaches property in Royton, Greater Manchester, and delivers parcel He then turns around and spots that a thief is driving his van along the street Begins to chase after the vehicle and flails his arms to flag the … Read more

Con artists sell Covid date stamps on Amazon

Sellers are advertising Covid-19 date stamps and badges for sale on Amazon which could help people falsely claim they have had their vaccination. Some 28million Britons have so far received their first dose of the jab, and everyone who is vaccinated receives a card stating the name, date and batch number of the inoculation they … Read more

University lecturer slams Amazon for sending five packets of seeds in massive boxes

University lecturer slams Amazon’s excessive packaging after packets of carrot seeds were delivered in FIVE separate cardboard boxes Dr Robin Pettitt shared images on Twitter of the five large boxes of packaging  University lecturer ordered five bags of carrot seeds from online retail giant Revealed the seeds came packed separately, and said he was going to … Read more