Financial Times

WhatsApp is battling mistrust globally after it updated its privacy policy to let it share some consumer knowledge with father or mother Facebook and different group firms, and the backlash risks thwarting its ambitions in its greatest market, India. A DEFIANT Primark today revealed that a lockdown till March will price it £1 billion in misplaced gross sales however insisted it’s going to bounce back strongly as soon as retailers re-open and dismissed analysts who say it needs to go online. Parent group ABF – Associated British Foods – had previously stated gross sales would be down by £650 million because of momentary retailer closures since Covid began. Primark famously does not do internet gross sales, arguing the price of delivery would solely increase the worth of the garments, undermining its major advantage over rivals.

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