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Toggle Summary Amazon.co.uk launches in the UK with huge selection and keen pricing
15 October 1998. International expansion of world's leading online retailer Amazon.com demonstrates global commitment with local choice and value Amazon.co.uk, the new Internet bookstore service offering wide selection and low prices launched today. The new Internet site replaces the site
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Toggle Summary Amazon.co.uk and Sky News' Book Show Join to Make Featured Books More Convenient to Find and Enjoy
23 October 1998 . Internet bookstore Amazon.co.uk today announced that it will join with the Sky News Book Show to make books featured on the popular programme easier and more convenient to locate and buy. Under the agreement, Amazon.co.uk will sponsor Book Show three times a week for a six-month
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Toggle Summary Amazon.co.uk nets deal with Virgin Net
26 October 1998. Amazon.co.uk nets deal with Virgin Net Amazon.co.uk and Virgin Net today announced an agreement naming Amazon.co.uk as the exclusive supplier of books on Virgin's online service. Under the terms of the agreement, Amazon.co.uk will receive prominent placement through specific links
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Toggle Summary Amazon.com announces financial results for third quarter 1998
28 October 1998. Amazon.com Becomes No. 1 Online Music Retailer with Sales of $14.4 Million; First Quarter to Add More Than 1 Million Customers Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced financial results for the third quarter of 1998. Net sales were $153.7 million, an increase of 306 percent
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Toggle Summary Amazon.co.uk and Associated New Media strike exclusive bookselling deal
Leading Internet bookstore & Associated New Media team up to provide great content and an enhanced book-buying experience. 5 November 1998. Amazon.co.uk and Associated New Media (ANM) today announced an agreement naming Amazon.co.uk as the exclusive bookseller across ANM's award-winning websites.
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Toggle Summary Reading is 'the new rock and roll'
16 December 1998. Leading author and Chair of National Year of Reading welcomes a survey proving that those who love a good book live life to the full! It's official. A new nationwide survey* has discovered that not only is Britain a nation of book lovers, with seven out of 10 people saying that
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Toggle Summary Amazon.co.uk clicks with The Times for extended online news service
11 January 1999. Online bookseller Amazon.co.uk has announced that it is to sponsor News First, the UK's number one rolling news and preview ticker produced by The Times/Sunday Times Web site. Amazon.co.uk's sponsorship also includes the placement of banners throughout the free online service,
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Toggle Summary Amazon.co.uk teams with FHM, Q and Empire online
19 January 1999. Online store becomes exclusive bookseller for EMAP Metro Online Amazon.co.uk, the U.K.'s leading online retailer, has become the exclusive seller of books and audiobooks on the EMAP Metro Online websites. In addition, Amazon.co.uk will provide a range of e-commerce services and
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Toggle Summary Amazon.com announces financial results for fourth quarter 1998
26 January 1999. Record holiday season pushes customer total past 6.2 million; Leadership in books and music extended to video, UK, Germany; Expansion areas grow to 25% of sales Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter of 1998 and for the 1998 fiscal
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Toggle Summary Amazon.co.uk sponsors British Library Online Catalogue
Online retailer Amazon.co.uk has announced that it is to sponsor the British Library's Online Public Access Catalogue (http://opac97.bl.uk). 1 February 1999. Amazon.co.uk's sponsorship includes the placement of a search facility and banners throughout the online service, which provides free access
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December 9, 2020
Amazon Surprises Schoolchildren with “Very Important Breakfast (VIB) Clubs” – Star-Studded Lessons in Freestyle Football, Biology, Jiving, Maths and Rap
Amazon and charity partner, Magic Breakfast, line up Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell, Professor Green, Dr. Ranj, Lia Lewis, and Rachel Riley to teach “VIB Clubs” at schools across the country this Christmas Amazon extends partnership with Magic Breakfast to provide healthy breakfasts for children
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December 7, 2020
Christmas Trends 2020 Presented by Amazon
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November 30, 2020
Support Small this Cyber Monday on Amazon.co.uk
LONDON – 00.01am - 30 th November 2020 – Cyber Monday is here and will run until 23.59pm tonight, marking the end of Amazon’s epic Black Friday Week sale. There are incredible savings and deep discounts throughout the day on a wide selection of products including gift ideas from small businesses to
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November 27, 2020
Black Friday Is Here: Enjoy Epic Deals on Amazon.co.uk
LONDON – 00.01am - 27 th November 2020 - Christmas shopping lists at the ready: the much anticipated annual global shopping event has arrived. Black Friday will run until 23.59pm tonight, with great deals on everything customers need to enjoy the festive season to be discovered at
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