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Safeway - Seattle, Washington - Mar 2015

Monday, Mar 30, 2015 I

This store tour focuses on Easter and March Madness merchandising for 2015. 

Toys "R" Us - Bellevue, Washington - Mar 2015

Monday, Mar 30, 2015 I

This store tour focuses on Easter merchandising for 2015.

Apple Watch Available Only By Appointment

Monday, Mar 30, 2015
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As part of Apple's launch strategy for the Apple Watch, shoppers looking to purchase Apple's new wearable will have to make an appointment to demo the technology as part of a unique experience in Apple's retail stores. These individualized demos [...more]

Alibaba Finalizes Music Distribution Deal

Monday, Mar 30, 2015
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Alibaba is set to expand its digital ecosystem through a deal with Germany's BMG music rights company. This will bring over 2.5 million copyrights into Alibaba's ownership, enhancing the strength of its online media platform. Alibaba plans to use [...more]

Over 60% of Online Traffic to Walgreens Begins On a Mobile Device

Monday, Mar 30, 2015
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At a recent presentation, Walgreens' director of mobile innovation discussed the retailer's strategy to improve its mobile offering and tap into Walgreens' digitally engaged customers. The company reported that shoppers who take advantage of [...more]

Lawson Rethinking Lawson Mart Strategy, Scales Back Discount Banner Lawson Store

Sunday, Mar 29, 2015
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Japan-based convenience retailer, Lawson, is rethinking its strategy for two of its formats. The retailer plans to close its neighborhood store format, Lawson Mart, and scale back operations of its discount banner, Lawson Store, by 20%. Instead, the [...more]

Costco - Mount Laurel, New Jersey - Mar 2015

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 I

This store tour focuses on Easter merchandising for 2015.

EU Launching Probe Into Ecommerce Companies in Europe

Friday, Mar 27, 2015
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The European Commision is launching a probe to investigate whether ecommerce companies in Europe are hindering cross-border online trade in order to drive up prices. Many ecommerce companies only allow customers to shop for products on their [...more]

UK Retail Sales Fueled by Low Prices

Friday, Mar 27, 2015
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Prices have continued to fall in the UK, but retail spending is finally picking up as a result. Retail sales rose 5.1% in February year-over-year, and grew 0.7% over January, beating expectations.

French Consumer Sentiment on the Rise

Friday, Mar 27, 2015
A monthly survey showed French consumer sentiment increasing to 93 in March, better than February, but still well below the long term average of 100. The survey reflects consumers sentiment regarding ability to make significant purchases as well as [...more]

Spanish Grocery Chain Eroski Rolls Out First Franchised Hypermarket

Friday, Mar 27, 2015
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Spanish supermarket chain, Eroski, will open its first franchise-operated hypermarket. Until now, Eroski has limited its franchises solely to its smaller format stores, Eroski City and Aliprox.

Freshii to Open 15 Stores in Colombia in 2015

Friday, Mar 27, 2015
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Canadian QSR chain, Freshii, plans to expand further in Colombia by opening 15 more locations this year and 10 more in 2018. The chain focuses on bringing customers fresh and healthy food options, aligning with the growing health and wellness trend [...more]

Macau Supermarket Chain San Miu Acquired By Dairy Farm

Friday, Mar 27, 2015
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Dairy Farm announced its purchase of the Macau-based supermarket chain, San Miu Market. San Miu operates 15 mass market supermarkets in Macau of an average size of 9,500 square feet.

Lowe's Launches Marketing Initiative on Timblr

Friday, Mar 27, 2015
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A marketing campaign, combining sports and home improvement to target men, is being launched by Lowe's this spring season to drive consumers to its content hub on popular site Tumblr. The campaign will focus on seasonal home improvement categories [...more]
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