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Amazon launches private label skin care line

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Amazon on Wednesday launched Belei, a private label line of 12 skin care products including moisturizers, serums, masks and wipes. Items range in price from USD9 to USD40.

Brandless expands health and wellness assortment

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Brandless has announced an expansion of its wellness products, including 17 items ranging from organic superfood powders and organic vitamins to non-GMO supplements and essential oils.

Starbucks tests new coffee traceability app feature

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Starbucks’ sustainability efforts will include mobile tracking of ingredients for packaged coffee. As part of a broader push toward greater sustainability in its business practices, Starbucks plans to add a feature to its consumer-facing mobile ...more

Aldi trials Local banner for smaller London stores

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Aldi has launched a new sub-brand as a way of differentiating its London high street stores from full-sized ones.

E.Leclerc targets 100-200 pedestrian drives in three years

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

At the opening of its second ‘E.Leclerc Relais’ pedestrian drive in Paris yesterday (20 March), Leclerc signalled its intention to rapidly expand the format across France. The group is targeting between 100-200 locations within three years. The ...more

Dia shareholders vote in favor of takeover bid

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Shareholders in Spain’s Dia backed a rescue plan for the faltering supermarket chain in a vote which clears the way for Russian tycoon Mikhail Fridman’s investment fund to proceed with a takeover bid.

Amazon Pay inks Worldpay integration

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Worldpay has teamed up with Amazon, making Worldpay the first acquirer enabling Amazon Pay for its merchants. Through this relationship, Worldpay merchants that accept payments in the United States can utilize Amazon Pay, providing an expedited, ...more

Walmart US CTO to leave business

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Jeremy King, Walmart’s Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Walmart US and US ecommerce, is leaving the retail giant for a non-competing, non-retail company, according to an internal company memo sent to all Walmart ...more

John Lewis pledges net zero carbon emissions by 2050

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

The John Lewis Partnership announced today it will reduce its operational greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050 at the latest, without purchasing offsets, in line with the pathway set by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) ...more

Kingfisher CEO to step down as profits fall further

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

The CEO of struggling DIY group, Kingfisher, which owns B&Q and Screwfix, is to step down amid worsening profits. Veronique Laury, who had been overseeing a turnaround plan, will leave the company, although no date was given for her departure.

Couche-Tard Q3 2019 revenue up 4.6%

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Couche-Tard reported Q3 2019 results for the 16-week period ended on 3 February 2019. Total revenues increased by 4.6% to USD16,515.0 million versus the same period last year. Merchandise and services revenues increased by 8.8% to USD4,178.3 ...more

Zooplus remains ambitious despite widening losses

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Germany-based European online pet specialist Zooplus AG saw 2018 sales rise by 21% to EUR1.34 billion. However, losses widened through the year to EUR2.3 million, meaning the company has stated it is unlikely to achieve the financial targets for ...more

Kroger to open advanced fulfillment center in Florida

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

Kroger is making progress on its plan to build a series of high-tech Customer Fulfillment Centers (CFCs).

Carrefour, Google extend co-operation to Poland

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019

Carrefour is extending its strategic digital collaboration with Google to the Polish market. As part of the partnership, Google will share its know-how and unique tools in the field of digitization, new technologies and artificial intelligence, ...more

Schwarz Group Kaufland appoints Klaus Gehrig as temporary CEO

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019

After the sudden departure of Kaufland CEO Patrick Kaudewitz, Schwarz Group’s boss Klaus Gehrig has temporarily taken control. At the same time, the Neckarsulm trade group restructures and creates an extended advisory ...more

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