Canadian e-commerce company Shopify said on Tuesday it will partner with TikTok to help its one million-plus merchants more easily advertise their products on the video-sharing app, as it looks to grow its customer base.
Unilever, P&G and other major consumer goods manufacturers are touting lower-priced brands and discounts to woo penny-pinching shoppers struggling through the most severe global recession since the Great Depression.
The WhatsApp messaging app will start to offer in-app purchases and hosting services, as owner Facebook Inc moves to boost revenue from the app while knitting together e-commerce infrastructure across the company.
After criticism that coronavirus financial support was being withdrawn or reduced too soon, the UK's Chancellor of the Exchequer has unveiled additional support for jobs and businesses hit by the second Covid wave.
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) is behind a new national ad campaign calling on the public to start their Christmas shopping earlier this year to help spread demand in the face of the second Covid-19 wave.
Facebook's Instagram has agreed measures to crack down on hidden advertising by paid so-called influencers on its photo and video platform, Britain's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said on Friday.