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Walmart Asda, Just Eat partner for express grocery delivery

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Walmart’s UK division Asda is partnering with Just Eat to launch a grocery delivery service that will enable customers to order products to their door in half an hour.

The grocer is also planning to roll out a pizza delivery service to 50 ...more

Casino France trials subscription-based discounts

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Casino France has been testing a subscription-driven discounts scheme since early June in its supermarkets and hypermarkets. For a subscription of EUR10 per month, customers will be able to benefit from a 10% permanent discount on all their ...more

Sainsbury’s deploys self-service tech at 29 more Argos stores

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Sainsbury’s has upgraded 29 more Argos stores to self-service digital formats in the first quarter of 2019, with 206 now offering its Pay@Browse technology. Customers can pay at the same tablet they use to browse the retailer’s catalogue’s 20,000 ...more

Walmart US set to open largest stand-alone grocery pickup centre

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Walmart US will open its largest self-standing grocery pickup and delivery centre in Lincolnwood, Illinois on 8 July.

To use a Walmart pickup point, customers place their orders online or through the Walmart Grocery App, choose pickup or ...more

Walmart US to increase specialty food scope

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Walmart US plans to stock more specialty food brands on its shelves. Executives of the retail giant discussed opportunities for entrepreneurs during a presentation at the Summer Fancy Food Show on 25 June in New York.

Afterwards, eight ...more

Carrefour Poland appoints new Director of ecommerce

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Carrefour Poland has announced Marcin Bojarski will take over the position of the Director for ecommerce. Marcin Bojarski previously worked at Lidl Polska as the head of ecommerce - sales. (Polish Language)

Ocado launches first London technology centre

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Ocado Technology has announced the opening of its first London development centre to support the company’s ongoing growth. Based in Old Street, the development centre will support the growing demand for the firm’s Ocado Smart Platform (OSP), ...more

Auchan Spain sales up 1.4% in 2018

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Auchan Retail Spain, which operates via the Alcampo banner, achieved sales of EUR4.66 billion in 2018, EUR65 million more than the previous year, representing an increase of 1.4%. The group closed the year with 366 stores, of which 61 were ...more

Mercadona’s first Portugal store now open

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Mercadona has opened its first store in Portugal and intends to follow it up with another nine branches by the end of 2019. Mercadona has gone international for the first time with a store in the Vila Nova de Gaia neighborhood of Oporto. The ...more

HEMA partners with Walmart to enter US and Canada

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Starting this summer, US customers will be able to purchase HEMA household products through Walmart.com. In the autumn, through a local partner in Canada, HEMA will open both standalone stores and shop-in-shops in Walmart's largest ...more

Jumbo Supermarkten to invest heavily in fulfilment

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Dutch supermarket chain Jumbo plans to open more regional points for distribution to meet the increasing online demand for grocery. To this end, a new hub will open in Utrecht at the end of this year.

Jumbo is struggling with a capacity ...more

Zalando Denmark, PostNord to pilot private delivery and returns points

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

Zalando, Europe’s leading platform for fashion and lifestyle, and PostNord have collaborated to pilot a pick-up and drop-off point service operated by private persons in Denmark. The private points network is managed by Zalando’s Dutch partner, ...more

Walmart Asda IPO possible within two to three years

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

The timescale for a possible stock market listing of British supermarket group Asda, by its US parent Walmart, is two to three years, Asda’s CEO has said. Walmart said in May it would look at an initial public offering (IPO) for Asda after ...more

Alibaba Tmall unveils next-gen flagship stores

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019

Alibaba has unveiled a ...more

7-Eleven, FamilyMart launch own mobile payment services

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019

7-Eleven and FamilyMart have started their own smartphone payment services in Japan. Both major convenience store chains launched their services on Monday. They are expected to further intensify competition among similar services that already ...more

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