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Abound was a traditional catalogue that had its heyday before internet shopping but is now defunct. It was swallowed up by the Shop Direct Group owned by The Very Group a multi branded online retailer.
MarksandSpencer.com is one of the best known of the British department stores. The M&S website retails a massive product line including, home furniture, clothing and luxury food items.
The Carphone Warehouse used to be the place to go on the high-street to buy your mobile phone. The internet shopping boom ended that but Carphone Warehouse still sell mobiles online.
Majestic.co.uk is the website for Majestic Wine’s the UK’s biggest specialist wine seller. They do have a thriving website with excellent delivery service but also over 200 off licences in the UK.
Aldi.co.uk sell Special Buy items, which take pride of place in the middle aisles at Aldi stores. They can now be purchased online through the Aldi website. Goods include everything from gym equipment, gardening stuff, baby products and more.
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