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Grupo Pao de Acucar to Invest 1.6 Billion BRL ($471.8 Million USD) in 2017

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Casino's Brazilian subsidiary Grupo Pao de Acucar (GPA) plans on investing 1.6 billion BRL ($471.8 million USD) in 2017 as it concentrates on opening profitable store formats to boost sales. 

Serbian Grocery Consortium to Open 50 New Stores in 2017

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Serbian grocery consortium Domaci Trgovacki Lanac (DTL) has announced plans to open 50 new stores in 2017. The consortium currently consists of 14 member companies with over 580 stores throughout Serbia, 

Carrefour Trials New Checkout Line System in Belgium

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Carrefour stores in Belgium are testing a new checkout line system where customers all wait in one line and a screen will notify shoppers which cashier is open.

Poundland Shifts Away from £1 ($1.26 USD) Model

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Poundland has announced that it will move away from its single price model and offer a broader range of products. The discounter was recently acquired by South Africa’s Steinhoff 

UK Small Business Saturday Generates £717 million GBP ($902 million USD) in Sales

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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The UK's Small Business Saturday, an event created to encourage consumer spending at local independent stores, achieved total sales of £717 million GBP ($902 million USD) this year, up 15% compared to 2015.

India to Allow Limited Sale of Beauty and Personal Care Products in Food Retail Outlets

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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India may allow limited sale of beauty and personal care products in food retail outlets as part of a plan to ease rules for multinational companies to open stores in the country.

IKEA to Launch Pop-Up Stores in India

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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IKEA has announced that it will be launching its pop-up store Hej Homes in cities in India where it plans to start retail operations. The retailer plans to launch at least 50 of such stores by 2025. The 4,000 to 7,000 sqft Hej Homes will be [...more]

Five New Fresco y Mas Stores Launch in South Florida

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Southeastern Grocers has unveiled five new authentic Hispanic grocery stores under the banner Fresco y Mas stores throughout the Miami-Dade and Palm Beach County, Florida.

Neiman Marcus Installs Smart Mirrors in Beauty Department

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Neiman Marcus is partnering with MemoMi to install Memory Makeover smart mirrors in the beauty department across 21 stores. 

Ahold Delhaize Outlines Integration Plans in 'Better Together' Strategy, Plans to Double Ecommerce Sales By 2020

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Ahold Delhaize has outlined details of its integration strategy including plans to buy more strategically, waste less, and invest in private labels as well as fresh and healthier products.

Coop Italia to Open ‘Supermarket of the Future’ Store in Milan

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Coop Italia has opened what it described as the ‘Supermarket of the Future’ in Milan. The store features interactive food display tables and smart shelves to make shopping more personalized by providing customers with a range of product [...more]

Ahold Delhaize Ruling Out Divestments for Foreseeable Future

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Ahold Delhaize has ruled out any divestitures in the near future in the near future, underscoring that the portfolio of the two merged operations is "healthy."

Target Develops In-House Data Management Platform and Private Marketplace for Supplier Brands

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Target has developed its own in-house data management platform and is offering a private marketplace, Target Guest Access, to supplier brands in order to deliver better return-on-investment than other programmatic buying programs. 

Retail Imports Expected to Rise 3.2% in December as Holiday Shopping Continues

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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According to the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates' Global Port Tracker report, imports at major retail container ports in the US are expected to increase by 3.2% in December compared to a year ago as holiday shopping [...more]

Lucky's CEO Forecasts 8 or More New Stores in 2017

Friday, Dec 9, 2016
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Lucky's market, which was acquired by Kroger and opened 8 new stores in 2016, will open as many, if not more, locations in 2017 according to its CEO.

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