Third party marketplaces dominate the global ecommerce landscape. These large platforms like Amazon, Tmall, JD.com, and Walmart.com create tremendous retail transaction volume by hosting the listings of ...more
Future Retail Disruption: US STEIP 2018 takes a close look at the key drivers of change in ...more
Southeast Asian ecommerce is entering a key developmental phase. Regional and international ...more
PlanetRetail RNG is constantly tracking the newest and most innovative store ...more
Fresh Thyme Market is a chain of natural organics specialty stores located throughout the Midwest region. The store offers a large assortment of organics and features several prepared food service counters and bulk sections for many types of food and beverage products.
Leclerc has outlined a comprehensive O2O strategy for Paris, which includes the launch of a home delivery service, as well as click-and-collect stores and hypermarkets.
Amazon has appointed Taha Kass-Hout, former chief health informatics officer at the US Food and Drug administration, to its Grand Challenge team.
Ryan Cohen, founder and CEO of Petsmart subsidiary Chewy.com, has stepped down from his executive role in order to “pursue personal goals and spend time with [his] family”.
Dutch online supermarket Picnic has introduced its service to Germany, with a pilot in Dusseldorf.
The concept of in-home delivery is seen by many as the ultimate in seamless shopping, but a new survey suggests not all shoppers actually want such services. InsuranceQuotes’ study of 1,000 US consumers reveals 68.8% of shoppers would be ...more
Chilean supermarket holding company SMU has cut 1,800 workers between January and February of this year as part of a plan to improve operational efficiencies. The company stated that on 4 January, the board of directors approved the initiation of ...more
Speaking at the Oslo 2018 Grocery Conference, Norgesgruppen CEO Runar Hollevik pledged to increase the group’s online presence through 2018. "We now have dedicated people working with online solutions, especially on the IT side, to develop the ...more
Migros Ticaret has signed a contract with Makro Market to acquire all 56 Uyum Market stores. The retailer says that this demonstrates its commitment to its ambitious growth target and its strategy of being close to customers. Keeping its growth ...more
The Indian unit of Amazon wants to encourage sellers on its platform to focus more on their local markets to deliver products cheaper and faster to customers. It is also hoping to push certain categories such as apparel and grocery.
China-based Alibaba said on Monday it is to invest a further USD2 billion into Southeast Asian shopping platform Lazada in a bid to accelerate the region’s ecommerce development.
Kohl's is making a multi-year investment to migrate its systems and applications to the Cloud, modernising the company’s technology footprint to optimize delivery of a seamless, best-in-class omnichannel customer experience.
Southeastern Grocers has entered into a Restructuring Support Agreement with a group of creditors and its private equity sponsor.
Auchan is introducing a new mobile app in Italy called Auchan Speedy.
For Q4 2017, net sales increased 22.6% to USD1.98billion. Comparable sales and ecommerce sales rose 8.8% versus again of 16.6% in Q4 2016.
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market - Chicago, Illinois - Mar 2018
Save-A-Lot - Dundalk, Maryland - Mar 2018
Gelson's - Los Angeles, California - Mar 2018
H Mart - Austin, Texas - Mar 2018
Ulta - Los Angeles, California - Feb 2018
We track the latest and most innovative retail developments and topics that promise to impact your future business. From new store prototypes and technology breakthroughs to perspective on the shifting retail landscape, this is your stop for what we believe to be the most transformational topics that you need to be preparing for.