Lidl owner Schwarz Group has reported 7.4% growth in 2017, to reach a net sales value of EUR96.9 billion. Like Lidl, many retailers within the discount channel have created strong growth through physical ...more
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China is the leading ecommerce market globally, accounting for 48% of global ecommerce sales in 2018, and expected to increase to 60% by 2023. With an estimated online population of 772 million in 2017, China is a must-win ecommerce market for ...more
Target delivered Q1 revenue of USD16.8 billion, fuelled by 3.0% comp growth and a 3.7% traffic uplift – its biggest footfall gain in a decade. Digital sales were up 28% y-o-y, helped by its acquisition of Shipt and programmes like Drive-Up ...more
A recently released filing by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) outlines a blockchain-based framework that Walmart has envisioned as part of its efforts to expand its digital services for retail shoppers.
Mothercare has stated that a manageent buyout was “100 percent not” an option for the future, just days after launching a CVA and reported falling annual profits. The news, as reported by Reuters, comes after Bloomberg first reported that ...more
Alibaba Group Holding plans to significantly boost sales of Japanese products at its online and physical retail outlets in China, the company's CEO said.
Tencent is working on a voice-operated version of its social media and social commerce platform. The move would extend WeChat to millions of drivers on the road.
Amazon has reportedly been revoking Prime memberships and banning shoppers from its website if they return too many orders or return items for reasons deemed unacceptable. The shopper is often not made aware of the reason for the ...more
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Recipes designed by Michelin-starred chefs will be available on Tmall's fresh food section as the ecommerce platform strengthens its fresh food and ingredient services.
Carrefour has not found buyers for 227 of 273 former Dia stores in France it plans to sell.
Fulfilment intermediary Shipt announced it will be expanding with Lidl US.
Lowe's is poaching JCPenney CEO Marvin Ellison.
Best Buy is launching a subscription service for tech troubleshooting and support regardless of where or when the consumer bought the item.
Tesco will close its standalone GM and apparel portal after concluding there was “no route to profitability” for the business.
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