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Carrefour and Leclerc take bet on pedestrian drives

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

In France, Carrefour has announced plans to scale up its pedestrian drives to a total of 42 by the end of January 2019. Of ...more

German court says Amazon's Dash violates law

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

A German court has ruled that Amazon's Dash buttons violate consumer protection legislation by not giving sufficient information about the ordered product or its price.


Amazon adds Whole Foods brands to European offer

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Amazon has added the first private label SKUs from Whole Foods to its egrocery range in Germany, Spain, Italy and France. The initial range consists primarily of products like organic nuts and dried fruits. In the UK, where Whole Foods are in ...more

E.Leclerc launches new pedestrian drive in Paris

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

E. Leclerc launched a new concept store with pedestrian drive services - called E. Leclerc Relaisin - on 9 January 2019, in Paris.


Ahold Delhaize Albert Heijn launches hot meal delivery in Amsterdam

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Starting 11 January, Albert Heijn will offer home delivery of hot meals in Amsterdam. Dishes will be prepared fresh, based on recipes from its omnichannel cooking platform Allerhande. Delivery services Deliveroo and Thuisbezorgd.nl, both widely ...more

Amazon to invest in French robotic forklift firm Balyo

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Amazon has agreed to a seven-year deal with French robotic solutions company Balyo for the company to supply Amazon with self-driving forklift trucks as the retail giant looks to cut costs at its delivery centers and speed up ...more

Amazon's IMDb launches new streaming service

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Amazon has announced the launch of its streaming video channel, IMDb Freedive. The service will initially be available in the US and can be accessed on the IMDb website via laptop or personal computer, as well as on all Amazon Fire TV ...more

El Corte Inglés to build urban ecommerce hub network

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

El Corte Inglés has converted a store space in Valencia, Spain to a logistics hub to serve the growing last-mile market. The transformation has been undertaken by Corpfin Capital Real Estate and will help the retailer towards achieving faster ...more

Walmart Brazil changes pricing strategy

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Six months on from US private equity firm Advent International acquiring a majority stake in the business, Walmart Brazil has initiated a change to its pricing policy, according to reports. In recent weeks, Walmart Brazil has reportedly started ...more

Target reports 5.7% holiday same-store sales growth, maintains 2018 outlook

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Target announced that its comparable sales in the combined November/December period grew 5.7% on top of 3.4% growth in the same period last year. Results reflected strong traffic, positive store comps and comparable digital sales growth of ...more

Costco December comparable sales up 6.1%

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Costco reported its total comparable sales for the month of December 2018 increased 6.1%, with a 7.5% increase in the US, a 2.0% rise in Canada, and other international comparable sales rose 2.8%. Ecommerce sales were up 13%.


Yum! Brands Pizza Hut expands beer delivery in the US

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Yum! Brands' subsidiary Pizza Hut has announced the expansion of its beer delivery program to approximately 300 restaurants in the US.


Louis Delhaize Cora launches digital signage in French hypermarkets

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Provera Media, the advertising agency of Louis Delhaize's Cora, has partnered with Médiaperformances and Smartmédia to equip and launch digital signage in all the hypermarkets of the banner.


Macy’s reports weak holiday-season sales

Friday, Jan 11, 2019

Macy’s has announced sales results for the months of November and December 2018. In November and December, sales at stores operating for at least a year, including online sales, climbed 1.1%. Comparable sales of owned stores increased by 0.7% and ...more

Carrefour France tests AI-based product recognition

Thursday, Jan 10, 2019

Carrefour in France is testing an AI-based solution that allows for the automatic ...more

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