Third party marketplaces dominate the global ecommerce landscape. These large platforms like Amazon, Tmall, JD.com, and Walmart.com create tremendous retail transaction volume by hosting the listings of ...more
Future Retail Disruption: US STEIP 2018 takes a close look at the key drivers of change in ...more
Southeast Asian ecommerce is entering a key developmental phase. Regional and international ...more
PlanetRetail RNG is constantly tracking the newest and most innovative store ...more
As incomes continue to rise in the world’s most populous market of 1.4 billion consumers, China will overtake the US as the world’s largest retail market in 2019. This comes only eleven years after the country established itself as the world’s ...more
Annette Franke, VP of Kroger’s Customer Experience, has described the company’s plans to license its proprietary retail technology to third parties. Franke also heads up Sunrise Technologies, the retailer’s commerce division.
X5 Retail Group announces the development of the logistics infrastructure in the Volga Federal District and the opening of the first distribution center in Ufa.
The logistics complex has an area of 24,500 sq m will ensure the supply of ...more
UK high street apparel giant Next recorded an 8.1% fall in annual pre-tax profits to GBP726.1million. It also warned 2018 will be another "challenging year".
A new offer called First at Sephora will debut in-store and online this month at Sephora US locations.
Walmart is looking to hire more top tech talent from countries like India, and invest in or acquire Indian tech start-ups.
China’s largest Chinese logistics company is investing in Poland and is considering construction of a logistics centre for Alibaba. Worldwide Logistics Group (WWL), which recently bought into Polish company ATC Cargo, wants Polandto become the ...more
Following Apple Pay’sFrench launch in June 2016, Carrefour Pay is part of Carrefour’s continuing drive to increase the number of mobile payment solutions available to customers.
Lidl will put greater focus on its food-to-go category in Germany. It plans to reconfigure its outlets to give greater prominence to the such offerings with an expansion of its Select & Go brand.
JD.com is set to open more stores in smaller Chinese cities, with a stated ambition of doubling its home appliance store network.
AmazonFresh now offers eight different Marley Spoon meal subscription boxes.
Marie Cheval, Carrefour digital director, has given more details on how the retailer plans to intensify its omnichannel focus going forward. Carrefour has allocated EUR2.8 billion to the project with the aim of achieving EUR5 billion in grocery ...more
Nordstrom is partnering with sneaker consignment shop Stadium Goods. Stadium Goods will have a presence inside the department store chain's first standalone men's location, opening in New York next month.
Walmart is extending its FedEx partnership beyond shipping to include FedEx shop-in-shops inside Walmart superstores. The pilot covered 50 locations across North and South Carolina, Virginia, Arkansas, Texas and Colorado. Having been deemed ...more
In an unusual cost-cutting move for the shopping giant, Amazon is offloading costs onto suppliers and limiting the number of single, low-priced items shoppers can purchase. The retailer will raise transportation fees for merchants of beverages, ...more
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