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Bestway Announces Leadership Changes

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Martin Race, Managing Director of Bestway Wholesale has announced his retirement and the role will be taken over Dawood Pervez w.e.f 1 December 2018. Pervez joined the business in 2002 and has headed up various functions across the business ...more

Amazon Launches New Private-Label Sportswear Range

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Amazon is launching its first own brand of women's sportswear called Aurique in Europe. In this way, the e-commerce giant reinforces its commitment to fashion, in which it already operates five of its own brands. The first collection of Aurique ...more

KFC to Open 500 Outlets in Brazil

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Fast Food chain KFC is planning to aggressively expand its KFC operations in Brazil by opening 500 new restaurants in the market over next 9 years. The expansion of KFC would be mainly from franchises. For this purpose, KFC is also looking for ...more

Barnes & Noble Brings New Concept Store to Columbia

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Barnes and Noble has announced plans to open a new store in Columbia, Missouri. The store will represent a new prototype that the bookseller revealed in 2016. The retailer wants to create a modern, contemporary bookstore and will also feature ...more

Dunkin’ Donuts Opens New Concept Store in US

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Dunkin’ Donuts has unveiled a new concept store design in Rhode Island, US. The store features Dunkin Donuts' new branding to just “Dunkin.' The chain said the store has a modern atmosphere and innovative technologies to make the instore ...more

Flipkart Launches Cardless Credit

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Walmart owned Flipkart has introduced a new payment option, Cardless Credit, which will enable its customers to get an instant credit line of upto INR60,000. It may also apply for a new NBFC (non-banking financial company) licence, as part of its ...more

Walmart Bonobos CEO Expected to Resign

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

CEO of online fashion retailer Bonobos, Andy Dunn maybe stepping down as the clothing retailer’s CEO. Micky Onvural, the current co-president and chief marketing officer of Bonobos is to replace him. Bonobos was acquired by Walmart in July ...more

Ceconomy Cuts Down its Profit Outlook for FY 2017-18

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

European consumer electronics retailer Ceconomy reduced its profit goals for the 2017/18 financial year, citing poor trading and an unusually hot summer resulting in consumers moving away from shopping in its stores. Ceconomy might also take ...more

Alibaba Group Alipay to Launch in Serbia by End of 2018

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba plans to launch its Alipay platform in Serbia by the end of 2018 as per the Serbian trade ministry. Alibaba also plans to promote Serbia as a tourist destination through its Fliggy platform. The promotion of ...more

Alibaba Group Announces Chipmaking Subsidiary

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Chinese internet giant Alibaba is doubling down on its chip manufacturing with a dedicated subsidiary called Pingtouge and will launch its first AI inference chip in the second half of 2019. The new subsidiary is being formed by the Alibaba’s ...more

Amazon Tests Machine Learning Based Visual Recommendation Tool

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Amazon is experimenting with a new tool called Scout designed to help shoppers better figure out what they want to buy in a more visual fashion. Using a combination of imagery, a thumbs up and downvoting mechanism, and machine learning ...more

Amazon-Samara Acquires Aditya Birla's More Retail Chain

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Amazon and Samara Capital have signed a deal to acquire Aditya Birla Group’s food and grocery retail chain, More, for INR42 billion.


Starbucks Begins Online Delivery via Alibaba's Ele.me in China

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Starbuck’s official online delivery store was launched on Alibaba’s Ele.me this week, 48 days after Alibaba and Starbucks’s official announcement to cooperate on last mile ...more

JD.com Launches China's First Blockchain Business Product

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Zhizhen Blockchain, the open blockchain platform of China’s e-commerce giant JD.com, launched the country’s first blockchain business license with the Administration for Industry and Commerce of Suqian, China. The blockchain business license will ...more

Amazon Launches First Innovation Hub in Asia

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Amazon has revealed its first permanent office in Tokyo dedicated to helping startups and entrepreneurs develop cutting-edge digital-based businesses through the IT giant’s cloud services, as part of its strategy to further expand its operations ...more

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