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Intermarché Poland launches new fresh private label

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

As part of a new assortment strategy, Intermarché has rolled out a new private label under the name 'From orchards and fields' to its Polish stores. The new brand includes 47 products from the fruit and vegetable category. All items are supplied ...more

Aldi UK launches plant-based own brand

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

Aldi UK has responded to the surge in shopper interest in plant-based meat alternatives with the launch of new own label brand I Am Vegan. The discounter unveiled its first product in the range, a quarter pounder, at the end of June. Aldi plans ...more

Schwarz Group Lidl tests parcel click & collect in Germany

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

German discounter Lidl will expand its service offer in Germany with the roll-out of 500 parcel lockers by the end of 2019, in ...more

Amazon and Deliveroo deal considered for formal investigation

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

The UK’s competition authority is to examine Amazon’s investment into food delivery company Deliveroo. The Competition and Markets Authority had served an initial enforcement order in relation to Amazon’s minority shareholding in the UK ...more

Amazon India to end Prime Now service

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

Amazon is planning to shut down its Prime Now app in India, after failing to gain traction among Prime members and not being able to refine the business and logistics model in the country. The Prime Now app sends, at no delivery charge and in two ...more

China to promote cross-border ecommerce in more cities

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

China will promote cross-border ecommerce in more cities as a key measure to stabilize trade, state television reported on 3 July, citing a state council meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang. “We will add a new batch of cross-border ecommerce ...more

Aldi Germany to harmonize private label across Nord and Süd

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

Aldi is expanding synergies between its Nord and Süd divisions and has deployed a new purchasing structure in Germany. Going forward, private label suppliers of Aldi Nord and Süd will only negotiate with one of the two companies when it comes to ...more

Sainsbury’s to extend beauty range overhaul to 100 stores

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

Sainsbury’s is to extend the makeover of its beauty product range to 100 stores, as part of plans to arrest a slump in sales. The retailer said after a successful trial at eight stores, which saw double-digit growth, its enhanced beauty range ...more

Primark revenue increases 4% in Q3 2019

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

Primark, part of Associated British Foods has reported third quarter results for the 40 weeks to 22 June 2019. Sales at Primark in the year-to-date were 4% ahead of last year at constant currency and actual exchange rates, driven by increased ...more

Zalando to build new fulfilment center near Rotterdam

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

This summer, Zalando will start the construction of a distribution center in Bleiswijk near Rotterdam. The new facility in Bleiswijk will create 1,500 jobs in the medium term despite being the most automated location within the Zalando network. ...more

Dixons Carphone to axe 140 jobs in transformation drive

Friday, Jul 5, 2019

Dixons Carphone is to axe 140 jobs across its central functions as CEO Alex Baldock ramps up his transformation plans. The business will strip out 141 roles, the majority of which will be lost at its main head office in Acton.

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Walmart US faces USD1 billion ecommerce loss

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Walmart’s US ecommerce unit is reportedly projected to generate a loss of USD1 billion this year on USD22 billion in revenue, and the ...more

Walmart Flipkart to tap MSMEs to expand in small Indian towns

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Walmart Flipkart plans a major drive to bring 50,000 medium and micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in India under their fold by the end of this year. The retailer claims to have almost 100,000 MSMEs on the platform.

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Alibaba Freshippo introduces breakfast service in Shanghai

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Alibaba’s grocery chain Freshippo, known as Hema, has opened a breakfast pick-up store in central Shanghai’s Huangpu District. Pick’n Go offers more than 20 breakfast items including pancakes, bread, pizza, steamed buns, soybean milk, and coffee. ...more

Alibaba Alipay adds beauty filter to facial recognition payment

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Alipay is launching a new beauty filter feature for its facial recognition payment system “Smile to Pay,” in an effort to boost usage among female users. All of Alipay’s face-scanning machines stationed in offline stores across China will be ...more

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