CVS announced that it will be opening seven Hearing Centers in the Dallas and Cleveland markets, and optical services at five locations around the Baltimore and Washington DC market. The centers will offer screenings and products that raise [...more]
Sprouts Farmers Market has announced its plans to open 12 new locations in early 2016. The new stores will be located in Georgia, California, Colorado, Texas, and Tennessee, with grand opening dates to be disclosed later this year.
Tokyo-based FamilyMart, which operates 8 Famima convenience stores in Southern California, has announced it will exit the US market.
Chedraui has now opened a new Selecto Chedraui store in Mexico's Puebla, which required a 200 million pesos investment.The Group now has 15 Selecto Chedraui stores in Mexico, which offer premium products and a variety of imported [...more]
Although Target's revamped grocery initiative was initially to be completed in 2016, the retailer has announced that it will be pushing back the rollout to 2017. Target is planning to continue the grocery department tests, aimed at [...more]
Food City will begin testing a new curbside grocery pickup service at select locations in Tennessee and Virginia, with plans to expand the service to additional locations.
Hong Kong's Census and Statistics Department showed a 5.4% drop in Hong Kong's retail segment in August year over year. The department stated that categories, including Chinese drugs and herbs and apparel, that have traditionally been [...more]
A new survey has indicated that 44% of online shoppers go to Amazon first when searching for a product online. This is a higher figure than determined in previous studies.
Online fashion group, Zalando, has grown to be Europe's largest ecommerce fashion retailer by sales. 2014 sales were €2.2 billion ($2.5 billion) and 2015 revenues are expected to grow 31%. It is currently investing heavily in its [...more]
Walmex same store sales for September rose by 7% compared to 5.9% in August. Walmart same store sales in Latin America increased by 3.7% in September compared to 3.2% for the month of August.
Square One Markets convenience stores in Pennsylvania are testing 'Six O'Clock Scramble Fresh & Fast Family Dinner Kits', which are kits that include all the ingredients needed along with the recipe for a fresh meal. Customers [...more]
Walmart is testing a Scan & Go shopping service in select stores, though Walmart spokesmen haven't specified how many stores the test will be conducted in. Walmart has provided scanning devices at the front of the store near the [...more]
Apple Watches will be available for sale at all Target stores by October 25th with online sales starting the 18th. Target will sell 20 models of the Apple Watch and Apple Watch Sport.
As of Thursday, October 1, American Express cards are now accepted at Sam's Club. American Express is celebrating this occasion with a $25 statement credit to new Sam's Club customers that spend at least $45 in the store over the [...more]
Staples has announced that it will keep stores completely closed on Thanksgiving Day this year, running contrary to the recent trend in retail of increased hours year over year on the holiday.
Kroger - Hinesville, Georgia - Sep 2015
Kroger Marketplace - Cincinnati, Ohio - Sep 2015
bfresh - Allston, Massachusetts - Sep 2015
Canadian Tire - Edmonton, Canada - Sep 2015
Walmart - Houston, Texas - Sep 2015