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Alibaba’s Tmall is to open a new warehouse in the South Gate logistics park near the Domodedovo aeroport. The warehouse area exceeds 20000 sq m and all Tmall operations will be transferred there within a couple of months.
South Korea’s Lotte Group is planning to invest KRW3 trillion (USD2.8 billion) into its e-commerce business. CEO Kang Hee-tae specified that the group will pour this investment into the development of a comprehensive online shopping platform, ...more
Netto has begun testing a coffeehouse concept in its Polish stores. The was first implemented in one of Netto’s Warsaw locations.
Alibaba has backed Thai payments operator Charoen Pokphand’s TrueMoney payment service, which will expand to subway trains in Bangkok as early as September.
German consumer electronics retailer MediaMarkt is to sell its M.Video banner in Russia and exit the market.
Walmart has launched the personal shopping service it first tested in December 2017.
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Nestle has partnered with Chinese tech firm Xiaomi to support health through technology and explore digital nutrition to tap the increasing demands from the ageing population in the country.
Alibaba’ hybrid market concept, Hema, is reaching out to regional restaurant operators to diversify its foodservice offerings.
Taobao is reaching out to millennial shoppers with its latest initiative. The Alibaba-owned platform will step up to support “cool and unique stores” in order to attract China’s young middle-class consumers.
BJ’s Wholesale Club has filed for an IPO. The retailer intends to list on the New York Stock Exchange.
Tmall has partnered with Alibaba Group-owned mall operator Intime on a new brick-and-mortar consumer-services centre in Hangzhou.
Lidl US has named Johannes Fieber its new president and CEO. He will replace Brendan Proctor, who has spearheaded the company’s US efforts since 2015.
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