Thursday, October 17, 2019

Primark tells customers not to buy its products online

Fans of the discount clothing chain have longed for Primark to launch an online shop and yesterday, we thought our prayers had been answered.

Though it wasn’t quite a Primark e-commerce store, Amazon started selling select items from Primark’s Atmosphere range via third party sellers. As long as you have Prime, you can get the items the very next day, no leaving the house required.

As it turns out, there’s a catch. The prices were higher than in-store, and now Primark has taken the unprecedented step of issuing a statement warning customers against buying its products on Amazon.. . . more