mrktplcs 08 Feb 2021: Amazon, online sales tax, Tesco, Sellpy, Vivino

#mrktplcs round up 8 Feb 2021: “Tesco has called for a 1% sales tax to be levied on online competitors, including #Amazon. Boss Ken Murphy has also joined with Morrisons, Asda and Waterstones to ask Chancellor Rishi Sunak for a “level playing field” on tax.” (BBC News)

Re-commerce. “Inside the warehouses where dud Amazon orders go to be reborn.” Featuring B-Stock Solutions (WIRED)

H&M expands second-hand platform Sellpy into new markets #Netherlands and #Austria (it’s already active in #Sweden and #Germany.) (Retail Gazette)

Wine marketplace Vivino raises $155 million after stellar growth. “Wine sales on Vivino‚Äôs platform more than doubled in 2020 to $265 million as consumers shut out of bars and restaurants bought bottles online to drink at home.” (Digital Commerce 360)

Event: Amazon Bootcamp for Black-owned businesses 16 Feb 2021. (Enterprise Nation)

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