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Auchan will launch a customized ‘Waaoh Challenge’ for one million shoppers signed up for its loyalty programme. The limited-time promotion will offer preferred brands, tailored to purchasing habits.
Spain’s leading grocer Mercadona will build a new ‘intelligent logistics’ facility in Zaragoza.
France is to see its first retail partnership with Google’s Assistant for conversational commerce.
Value chain Dollar General has introduced a customer pilot of its new Shop and Scan mobile app in selected locations.
Ocado’s retail sales climbed in its first quarter, despite the impact of adverse weather conditions in the final week. Ocado said grocery sales advanced 11.7% year-on-year to GBP363.4 million in the 13 weeks to 4 March.
Amazon Vice President Gianna Puerini told the ShopTalk ecommerce conference in Las Vegas that early monitoring of its Amazon Go prototype in Seattle indicates a high incidence of repeat shoppers.
Target is trialing a new loyalty system in the Dallas-Fort Worth area that is not linked to a debit or credit card.
Walmart is bringing Handy in-home installation and assembly services to more than 2,000 stores.
Google has introduced a new programme called Shopping Actions. It offers online shoppers a universal shopping cart whether shopping on mobile, PC or via voice device.
eBay unveiled a clever solution using Augmented Reality (AR) that enables millions of sellers to quickly select the best USPS flat rate box for items they need to ship.
Starbucks is building a 20,000-sq-ft space that will be the home of its Tryer Innovation Center.
Amazon India has invested in six more specialized fulfillment centers besides 25 additional delivery stations exclusively for the fulfillment of large appliances and furniture.
Ikea's has made its Place app available on Android phones. The augmented reality application allows users to preview items from IKEA’s inventory in their homes.
Spar will enter the Greek market with the ambition of opening and operating the market’s largest chain of independent grocers.
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