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Grupo Exito Partners with Bancolombia to Create Consolidated Loyalty Program

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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Grupo Exito and Bancolombia are partnering to create a consolidated Puntos Colombia loyalty program to replace the Puntos Exito, Super Cliente Carulla, and Puntos Bancolombia programs, allowing shoppers to to receive discounts and benefits [...more]

Fresh Market Closes 5 Stores and Expands New Look in South Carolina

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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Fresh Market will be closing five stores in New Jersey, New York, Virginia, Florida, and Illinois and has also announced that it has not planned any additional closures at this time.

Retailers Finalizing Rollout of New Menu Labeling Ahead of Rule Changes

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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Retailers are finalizing adjustments to comply with the new menu labeling rules taking effect in early May nationwide that require labels to display exactly how many calories are in a given item.

Kroger Names New Head of Corporate Communications and Media Relations

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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Kroger has named Kristal Howard as its new head of corporate communications and media relations. Howard has been serving as public relations manager for Kroger's Dallas and Houston divisions since 2010.

Bol.com Launches Delivery Subscription

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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Similar to Amazon's model, Dutch online retailer Bol.com has launched its own delivery subscription to customers for €14.99 EUR per year.

Walmart Names "Rent the Runway" Founder Jenny Fleiss Head of New "Store No 8" Venture

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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Walmart has named Jenny Fleiss the CEO of its new startup investment arm Store No 8. Fleiss had previously co-founded and been the former head of business of Rent the Runway. 

Amazon Launches Platform Selling Non-Amazon Subscription Services

Monday, Apr 24, 2017

Amazon has launched "Subscribe with Amazon", a marketplace that allows consumers to purchase subscriptions to products like Headspace, Dropbox Plus, online classes, and meal plans. The marketplace also offers subscriptions to traditional [...more]

Kroger Names Collen Lindholz President of Pharmacy and the Little Clinic

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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Kroger has appointed Colleen Lindholz, currently the president of The Little Clinic, is expanding her role to also lead Kroger Pharmacy as Kroger's President of Pharmacy and The Little Clinic.

2017 Mother's Day Spend is Expected to Increase by 10.3% to $23.6 Billion, Compared to 2016's $21.4 Billion

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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In 2017, U.S. consumers are expected to spend an average of $186.39 for Mother's Day, up from 2016's $172.22. With 85% of shoppers celebrating the holiday, total spending is expected to reach an all-time high of $23.6 billion compared to last [...more]

Albertsons Reportedly Eying Whole Foods Takeover

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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Albertsons is reportedly pursuing the takeover of Whole Foods. No formal offer has been extended yet, but Albertsons has held preliminary talks with bankers about making a bid. 

Mexico's El Palacio Hierro to Remodel Two Stores with Enhanced Offerings

Monday, Apr 24, 2017
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Mexican department store chain El Palacio Hierro is reopening its Santa Fe store, which will include a wellness center specializing in fashion and luxury sports equipment, a special area for electronic wearables, and a department dedicated to [...more]

Peapod Partners with Meal Planning Tool

Friday, Apr 21, 2017
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Ahold Delahaize has announced that its ecommerce division Peapod has teamed up with DinnerTime.com, a meal planning technology company that generates customized recipes and shopping lists for busy families. The website recommends meals based upon [...more]

Domino's Plans to Reach 500 Malaysian Locations by 2020

Friday, Apr 21, 2017
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Domino's recently opened its 200th location in Malaysia and 14,000th globally. The retailer plans to open another 300 Malaysian stores by 2020.

Russia’s X5 Retail Group Reports 26.4% Increase in 1Q17 Sales

Friday, Apr 21, 2017
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Russia’s X5 Retail Group 1Q17 sales rose 26.4% year-on-year to 291.5 billion roubles ($5.16 billion USD), driven by 7.3% increase in comparable sales and 19.1% sales growth contribution from a 29.5% rise in selling space. The retailer added 630 [...more]

U.K. Retailer Debenhams to Close 10 Stores and Revamp Digital Offerings

Friday, Apr 21, 2017
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U.K. retailer Debenhams has revealed plans to close approximately ten U.K. outlets over the next five years and begin consultations on shutting one of three central distribution centers.

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