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Top 10 online stores in Europe

While the buzz has been on e-commerce platforms in China, Europe has a number of homegrown and multinational options to launch on too.

Europe is one of the biggest ecommerce markets in the world, together with China and the US. It’s home to major online retailer companies such as Ikea, Zalando and Otto. But what exactly are the top 10 online stores in Europe?

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The UK plans to ban grocery stores from selling candy in checkout aisles

Rules on labeling, pack size, and even where you product can be in the store vary from country to country.

For a kid, the most thrilling part of the supermarket is the checkout aisle. Piled with brightly-wrapped candies, it’s the perfect opportunity to test your abilities as a cat burglar—can you sneak a chocolate bar by your mom while she’s rummaging through her purse?—or as a trial lawyer, pleading the case for a take-home treat.

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