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Carrefour launches walk-in Drive at a Belgian store

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

Carrefour Belgium has launched a walk-in Drive at an Express location at rue Froissart in Brussels. Consumers can now access about 10,000 SKUs online against 4,500 SKUs available at a typical Carrefour Express store. The items are sold at the ...more

Amazon offers prepaid cards via Zabka Poland stores

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

In an effort to reach more Polish online shoppers, Amazon prepaid cards are now available in the country’s largest convenience chain Zabka. The EUR7.5/30/50 and 70-value cards can be used to shop via amazon.de, which has a Polish-language ...more

Tesco trials plastic-free fresh assortment in UK stores

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

Loose versions of 45 fresh produce categories are to be offered in Tesco Extra stores in Watford and Swindon as the UK grocer experiments with reducing the amount of plastic packaging used in its stores. Last year, Tesco announced it would ...more

Walmart launches sixth annual Open Call for American suppliers

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

Walmart is accepting applications for its sixth annual Open Call for ‘Made in America’ merchandise. Open Call is a two-day event where Walmart buyers meet face-to-face with hundreds of aspiring suppliers, who showcase their products. This year’s ...more

McDonald’s acquires machine learning start-up Dynamic Yield

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

McDonald’s is announcing an agreement to acquire personalization company Dynamic Yield. The deal is reportedly worth USD300 million.

Dynamic Yield works with brands across ecommerce, travel, finance, and media to create an Amazon-style ...more

Domino’s to offer in-car ordering in connected cars

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

Beginning this year, connected cars with compatible touchscreens will have the Domino’s AnyWare ordering platform loaded on them. Domino’s partnered with Xevo for the service, which will be available in some GM and Hyundai models.

The ...more

Naspers-backed eMag extends CEE reach with merger

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

eMag Romania, the country’s largest online player, is merging its Hungarian subsidiary with local player Extreme Digital, making it the majority shareholder in Extreme Digital. If the deal gains regulatory approval, eMag will be able to enter ...more

Naspers-backed eMag extends CEE reach with merger

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

eMag Romania, the country’s largest online player, is merging its Hungarian subsidiary with local player Extreme Digital, making it the majority shareholder in Extreme Digital. If the deal gains regulatory approval, eMag will be able to enter ...more

JD.com and Michelin China expand partnership

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

Michelin China is expanding its partnership with China’s largest retailer JD.com through the launch of a first-party flagship store on the JD platform. The new partnership will also see the global tire manufacturer and ecommerce giant integrate ...more

Apple unveils TV streaming platform and credit card

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

Apple announced three new subscription services, including a TV service, gaming bundle, and all-you-can-read magazine subscription on 25 March at its campus in Cupertino, California. Apple also announced an Apple-branded credit card in ...more

B&M to grow its own banner in Germany

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

UK value retailer B&M is expanding its own banner in Germany, where until now it has operated exclusively under the JA Woll name. B&M-branded stores now feature in seven locations, in some cases having been rebranded from JA Woll although the ...more

Lotte Duty Free expands into Australia and New Zealand

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

South Korean travel retailer Lotte Duty Free is expanding into Oceania with the ambition to be the leading operator in Australia and New Zealand by 2023. The retailer’s entry into the region began with the opening at Brisbane Airport, Australia. ...more

Nisa UK enters grocery supply deal with Dobbies

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019

Nisa Retail has signed a deal with UK garden center chain Dobbies to supply groceries to 35 of the specialist retailer’s stores. The partnership also enables Dobbies to use Nisa’s expertise in range selection, planograms, and promotional ...more

Migros tests automated store concept in Switzerland

Monday, Mar 25, 2019


Swiss retailer Migros is planning a fully automated store concept similar to the Amazon Go principle. The concept will be tested in the retailer’s convenience store concept 'Voi.' Stores under the Voi banner are small convenience ...more

Alibaba Lazada targets brands with new suite of marketing tools

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

At its LazMall Brands Future Forum, Alibaba’s Southeast Asia platform Lazada announced a new portfolio of ‘super-solution’ features, making Lazada more akin to Alibaba platforms like Tmall and Taobao in the capabilities it offers merchants to ...more

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