Amazon unsuccessfully approached UK supermarket Waitrose in 2017: Sunday Times

A worker stocks produce shelves in the Canary Wharf store of Waitrose in London. Neil Hall/REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – Amazon made an unsuccessful informal attempt to buy upmarket British supermarket chain Waitrose late last year, the Sunday Times newspaper reported. Citing an unidentified source, the newspaper said Amazon’s vice president of special projects, Ajay Kavan,…