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Amazon buys iRobot for $1.7 billion

Amazon and iRobot announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire iRobot.

08 August 2022
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Amazon announces first UK micromobility hub

Amazon has announced its new micromobility hub that will make over five million deliveries a year in Central London. 

06 July 2022
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Amazon, Ikea and Unilever back zero-carbon shipping by 2040

A group of corporate leaders have announced a first-of-its-kind target to progressively switch all of their ocean freight to vessels powered by zero-carbon fuels by 2040. 
26 October 2021

Amazon’s partnership with business owners

Amazon is seeking motivated individuals across the country to launch and operate their own parcel delivery business. 
25 October 2021
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UK digital supply chain and freight platform raises $50M

Digital supply chain and freight platform Beacon has raised over $50 million in its Series B round, led by 
04 October 2021

Amazon to open its first fulfilment centre in Ireland

Amazon has announced plans to open its first fulfilment centre in the Republic of Ireland, creating 500 new permanent jobs to help meet customer demand. 
10 September 2021

Online retailers increase UK warehouse footprint by 614 per cent

Online retailers have increased their warehouse footprint in the UK from eight million to 60 million sq ft in the past six years, a jump of 614 per cent. 
26 July 2021

Amazon everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards winners announced

The winners of the 2021 Amazon everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards have been announced. 
13 July 2021

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