Online shopping trend sees Amazon revenues surge


 

Amazon UK saw revenues rise by more than 26% to £13.73bn last year as increasing numbers of people shopped online. The firm, which recently said it would be boosting its UK workforce by a third to 40,000 in order to meet growing demand due to lockdown restrictions, also said it paid direct taxes of £293m during 2019, with a total tax contribution of £1.1bn during the period. It said the UK had become one of its largest global hubs and […]