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Carrefour Digital Head to Lead French Hypermarket Business

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Carrefour has appointed its digital head to lead its French hypermarket business, signalling the company’s efforts to transform its largest and structurally pressured channel. Marie Cheval, Executive Director for E-Commerce, Services and Digital ...more

Flipkart Gets USD500 Million Investment from Singapore Entity

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Flipkart has received a capital infusion of over INR34.62 billion from Flipkart Marketplace, Singapore, as per regulatory documents. The fund infusion will be in two tranches and will provide more ammunition to Flipkart, which is locked in an ...more

Amazon Launches Amazon Pay EMI in India

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Amazon is starting off Amazon Pay EMI for its ecommerce customers in India mainly to target consumers who do not have a credit card and cannot access EMIs on debit cards. To this end Amazon has partnered with Bengaluru-based digital lending ...more

Sainsbury's-Asda Deal Faces Further Investigation

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

The GBP15bn merger between supermarkets Sainsbury's and Asda is to be subjected to an in-depth competition investigation, it has been announced. The Competition and Markets Authority said the deal 'raises sufficient concerns to be referred for a ...more

Aldi Expands Instacart Partnership to the Whole of US

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

After an expansion earlier this year, Aldi and Instacart are rolling out online grocery delivery to all of the discount grocer’s stores across the United States. Online ordering through Instacart will become available by Thanksgiving at its ...more

JD.COM Rolls Out Grocery Delivery in Indonesia

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has initiated a grocery delivery service at Commuter Line train stations in the Greater Jakarta area. The new online retail store, JDVirtual, allows customers to use QR codes to purchase groceries to be delivered ...more

Auchan France Trials Scan & Go

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Auchan France has announced the launch of Rapid'Auchan, a Scan & Go service in France. 'Rapid'Auchan' has been designed in partnership with digital marketing company, Budgetbox, and mobile payment app, Lyf Pay. The service will be integrated with ...more

X5 Retail Group Launches Tool for Optimised CPG Production and Supply

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

X5 Retail Group, which already helps suppliers to predcit production and delivery via the Click Service Retail platform, has added new tools on the portal. By way of the two new options, X5 suppliers will be able to plan the replenishment of ...more

H&M Reports 9% Rise in Q3 Sales

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Swedish fast-fashion giant announced a sales growth of 9% to SEK64,800 mn (USD7,160 mn) for their Q3 ending 31 August 2018. Sales excluding VAT amounted to SEK55,821 mn.


Reliance Retail Plans to Set Up Reliance Jio Hubs in Smaller Indian Towns

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) plans to build Reliance Jio Hubs, a one-stop shop for all consumer items sold by and its units ranging from electronics to groceries, to provide people living in small towns their first mall-like shopping experience. ...more

Amazon Eyes More than 50 Fulfilment Centres in India by Year End

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Amazon India will end 2018 with more than 50 fulfilment centres in 13 states across India with a combined storage space of close to 20 million cubic feet. Yesterday, the retailer opened its largest fulfilment centre in Bengaluru, Karnataka. This ...more

Supervalu to Sell 19 Shop ‘N Save Stores to Schnuck Markets

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Supervalu is to sell 19 of its Shop ‘n Save stores to US supermarket chain Schnuck Markets. Schnuck has also agreed to buy four of Shop 'n Save's seven fuel centres and to use Supervalu as its primary supplier at nine of its existing stores. ...more

David Jones Partners with Sephora for Concept Store

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Woolworths (South Africa) David Jones has partnered with Sephora to open a concept store in one of David Jones flagship store in Melbourne, Australia. The concept store will offer exclusive products and interactive technologies, creating a unique ...more

Kingfisher Announces Profit Decline for H1'18

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Home Improvement retailer Kingfisher announced its interim results for the six months period ended 31 July 2018. Sales for the first six months stood at GBP6.01 bn showing a marginal improvement of 1.2% as compared to the same period last year. ...more

Neiman Marcus Announces 2.3% Sales Growth in Q4 2017

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

US department store operator Neiman Marcus reported a sales increase of 2.3% to USD1.13 billion in its Q4 results. Online revenues were up 12.5% for the quarter and accounted for 36% of their overall business.


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