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Alibaba Juhuasuan revs up services as smaller Chinese cities see growth

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Alibaba Group is revamping Juhuasuan, the company’s group-buying and flash-sale platform, by repositioning it as the top destination for Chinese consumers, especially those in lower-tier cities, looking for quality goods at competitive prices.

Sainsbury's and Asda offer to sell up to 150 stores to secure merger

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Sainsbury’s and Asda have offered to sell off up to 150 supermarkets and 38 petrol stations in an attempt to persuade the competition watchdog that their merger should be allowed to go ahead.

Casino Franprix launches new personalised loyalty program

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Franprix, Casino’s urban brand, has launched its new benefits program called Bibi with the aim to evolve its customer relationship and boost relational engagement. The retailer has amassed huge amounts of data related to customers’ shopping ...more

Carrefour France to improve Drive efficiency with Waze

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Carrefour will soon integrate a new feature powered by the data collected by Waze – a GPS navigation application - into its mobile application, which will enable it to improve the operational efficiency and customer experience of its Drives.

Schwarz Group Lidl launches pop-up garden in Brussels Central Station

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Schwarz Group’s discount banner Lidl has unveiled a 'pop-up garden' at Brussels Central Station, in the Belgian capital. The concept, which has been dubbed Lidl's 'Garden of Eden', has been developed to showcase the range of garden equipment that ...more

Metro Russia seeks to strengthen B2B ecommerce

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Metro Cash & Carry Russia plans to develop e-grocery sales, focusing on the B2B2C model and digital solutions. This approach involves working with numerous partners and helping them grow their business.

Amazon Whole Foods Market debuts Better Beauty Swap program

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Amazon-owned Whole Foods Market will hold its inaugural Whole Foods Market Better Beauty Swap on 30 March to enable customers to exchange current beauty items for products that meet the natural food grocer’s quality standards. The swaps will take ...more

Colruyt to deploy ESLs across stores in Belgium and Luxembourg

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

By the end of 2019, paper price labels in all Colruyt stores in Belgium and Luxembourg will be replaced by Electronic Shelf Labels (ESL). This way, Colruyt will not only be able to respond faster to price adjustments and exchange contactless ...more

CVS begins offering CBD products at 800 stores

Monday, Mar 25, 2019


CVS has announced that it will begin selling CBD-based products at over 800 stores in a distribution deal with brand Curaleaf. The retailer will sell creams, sprays, and lotions in eight states, including California, Illinois, ...more

Schnucks enhances rewards app

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Schnuck Markets has expanded the functionality of its Schnucks Rewards loyalty app with the addition of shopping lists and a wellness guide. The retailer said that the in-app shopping list automatically organizes the order of customers’ lists ...more

Hudson's Bay Company Saks Off 5th launches private label beauty line

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Saks Off 5th, the off-price unit run by Hudson Bay Company's Saks Fifth Avenue, has announced a private-label beauty collection dubbed ‘Fifth City.’ The line includes more than 35 products including face, lip, and eye makeup, brushes and ...more

Alibaba Tmall reveals plans to boost China imports

Monday, Mar 25, 2019

Alibaba’s global platform, Tmall Global, has launched two key fulfillment initiatives that aim to encourage more imports from international brands. The ...more

Amazon blocks ads for unprofitable products

Friday, Mar 22, 2019

Amazon is aggressively blocking money-losing products from advertising on its site. In recent months, Amazon has been telling more vendors, or brand owners who sell their goods wholesale, that if Amazon can't sell those products to consumers at a ...more

Target trials self-service, grab-and-go concept

Friday, Mar 22, 2019

Target is trialing a self-service, grab-and-go concept called Snack Bar at select locations across the US. A Snack Bar at a Northeast Minneapolis Target, for instance, features pizza, popcorn, salads and other grab-and-go snacks like beef jerky, ...more

Co-op UK launches electric bike delivery service

Friday, Mar 22, 2019

The Co-operative Group UK has launched its first online delivery service with the use of electric cargo bikes. Shoppers can order products via a dedicated website, with a courier delivering the items by electric bike within two hours for a ...more

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