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Decathlon - San Francisco, California - Jan 2019

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019

Decathlon is a France-based sporting goods retailer and recently opened its first US lab store in San Francisco. The store primarily sells private label products at affordable prices.  

Alibaba Idle Fish launches new site for brand-certified stores

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Alibaba’s used-goods marketplace, Idle Fish, has opened registration for a new premium channel that allows brands to operate their own official stores on its website. Overseeing their own storefronts, brands can cash in on their idle assets — ...more

Pinduoduo increases seller oversight to combat fake goods

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Beginning 1 January, Chinese social ecommerce platform Pinduoduo has imposed new regulations on sellers to reduce the number of counterfeit goods on its site. The new system will incorporate ongoing evaluations of seller performance, using user ...more

Suning targets 730 new Beijing outlets in 2019

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Suning intends to open 730 new stores in Beijing in 2019, with 500 new Suning Xiaodian and 100 new Suning Retail Cloud stores part of the plans. Further expansion of its Redbaby mother and baby centers will see 500 retail outlets gain the ...more

Leclerc France cuts prices of 4,600 private label SKUs

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Leclerc has announced it is reducing the price of some 4,600 Marque Repère private label SKUs, and that it will maintain this decline throughout 2019. Marque Repère is Leclerc's main private label brand.


Ahold Delhaize US to acquire King Kullen

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Ahold Delhaize announced that its US banner Stop & Shop has agreed to acquire rival King Kullen Grocery Co. as part of the brand’s continued expansion. The agreement includes King Kullen’s 32 supermarkets, five Wild by Nature stores and the use ...more

Amazon US debuts virtual furniture shopping tool Showroom

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Amazon continues to invest deeper in furniture. The latest example is a new “Showroom” tool that lets customers visualize various couches and other furnishings, including those sold by Amazon’s private label brands. The new Showroom feature is ...more

Marks & Spencer brings former Tesco Clubcard head on board

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Marks & Spencer (M&S), currently in the midst of a major transformation, has hired ex-Tesco Clubcard chief Andrew Mann as the new head of insight and customer loyalty.


Macy’s Bloomingdale’s debuts immersive pop-up concept at Manhattan flagship

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Macy’s-owned Bloomingdale’s Manhattan flagship recently launched its “Carousel @ Bloomingdale’s” pop-up shop to give customers a uniquely curated retail experience, where two floor-to-ceiling video walls immerse shoppers in a thematic visual ...more

Plus reports 3.8% turnover growth in FY 2018

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Dutch supermarket Plus has achieved a turnover of EUR2.47 billion in 2018, an increase of 3.8%. This marks the fifth consecutive year the retailer has grown faster than the overall market.


Lowe’s announces plans to invest in 65,000 jobs in 2019

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Lowe’s plans to hire more than 65,000 associates in 2019.


Publix to buy pair of Western Market stores

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Publix is acquiring the leases for two Western Market stores from Birmingham, Ala.-based Western Supermarkets, which is discontinuing operations.


Bestway appoints new chief retail officer

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

Bestway has appointed Andy Cresswell as chief retail officer of Bestway Retail, which includes former Conviviality brands Bargain Booze, Wine Rack and Central Convenience.


JD.com bolsters autonomous logistics with Chinese smart delivery stations

Monday, Jan 7, 2019

JD.com has launched two autonomous delivery stations in the cities of Changsha and ...more

Amazon Whole Foods Market launches digital product catalogue

Friday, Jan 4, 2019

In the US, Amazon-owned Whole Foods has launched a digital product catalogue that helps users find items aligned to their dietary needs faster, ...more

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