San Francisco-based startup ShopChat has launched an app that allows users to toggle between their regular messaging keyboard and a keyboard featuring shopping inventory from major retailers instead of letters, numbers, and symbols.
The Australian unit of Woolworths' supermarket chain has launched a new, private label budget beauty and personal care line in Australia.
Lord & Taylor has transformed the fifth floor of its Manhattan flagship into a dedicated space for dress shopping as the retailer looks to engage shoppers with a new luxe concept.
Amazon's Prime Air drone made its first demo delivery in the US, delivering bottles of sunscreen at Amazon's invite-only robotic conference in Florida. While the order was planned, it was done fully autonomously and caught on film.
GameStop has reported a 13.6% decline in fourth quarter global sales, to $3.05 billion USD, compared to the same quarter last year.
Spanish retailers DIA Group and Eroski Group have announced the signing of a statement of intent to develop their own brand of products.
Chief executive of Tesco International Trevor Masters has announced his departure from the company as the retailer shrinks its overseas operations.
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O’Key Group has announced the appointment of Miodrag Borojevic as its new CEO of its hypermarket and supermarket business. He will be succeeding Heigo Kera from May 2017.
Sephora has launched its 'Sephora Beauty Shopping' app in Singapore after introducing the app in Australia and New Zealand earlier this week.
Honest Beauty is launching in Target stores and online starting March 26, making the brand's first introduction to a mass-market retailer. Target currently carries The Honest Company's household, personal care, and baby products.
Home furnishing retailer Pottery Barn is launching an augmented reality, 3D room design app called '3D Room View,' powered by Tango from Google.
Amazon has delayed its plans to expand into Southeast Asia. The company had originally planned to launch services in Singapore during Q1 of 2017, but according to sources the timing has moved to later this year.
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