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Schwarz Group Kaufland widens its value-focused vegan options

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Schwarz Group’s big-box operation Kaufland has further extended its assortment to cater to rising consumer demand for vegan meal options. The 'K-take it' vegetarian range offers a value-centric range for vegans, vegetarians, and flexitarians and, ...more

BIM reports sales growth of 29.5% in Q1 2019

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Turkish discount market leader BIM has reported its Q1 2019 results for the period ended 31 March 2019. Overall sales increased by 29.5% to TRY9.02 million. Like-for-like sales rose by 14.2%.

As of 31 March 2019, BIM operated 6,956 stores ...more

ShopRite focuses on experiential with new Connecticut store

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

ShopRite announced it will open a state-of-the-art full-service store in Cromwell, Connecticut on 18 May. The 67,000 sq ft store will include a community room and culinary center for cooking classes, a registered on-site dietitian to provide ...more

Falabella reinvigorates store in Chile with digital integration

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Falabella has reopened its store in Lon Angeles, Chile - reinvigorating it with new digital and customer service capabilities. Spread across an area of 6,600 sq m, the store has been enhanced with the integration of a first in-store online ...more

Shop Direct launches agile customer service innovation team

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

UK based ecommerce player Shop Direct has appointed a specialist, 20-strong team of advisers to help drive innovations across its customer service division. The new team will be based at its Liverpool head office and will work in four-week cycles ...more

Walmart ends ecommerce operations in Brazil to focus on B&M

Monday, May 13, 2019

Walmart Brazil has revealed it will shutter its ecommerce operation to focus on brick-and-mortar ...more

JD.com net revenue grows 21% in Q1

Monday, May 13, 2019

JD.com reported its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended 31 March 2019. Net revenues for the quarter increased by 20.9% to RMB121 billion (USD118 billion). Net service revenues increased by 44% to RMB12.4 billion (USD1.9 billion).

Tesco to reduce assortment by 20%

Monday, May 13, 2019

Tesco chief executive Dave Lewis is to sweep 20% of its 40,000 products off the supermarket chain’s shelves. Andrew Yaxley, the Chief Product Officer, told suppliers last week that Tesco plans to slash its range further as it fights back against ...more

Ozon plans a tenfold logistic expansion after record growth

Monday, May 13, 2019

Following 73% growth in online sales in 2018, Russian ecommerce platform Ozon is investing in a big expansion of its fulfillment network. As of late 2018, the company operated a logistic infrastructure of around 100,000 square meters. These ...more

Amazon US sells build-it-yourself guesthouse

Monday, May 13, 2019

Amazon’s listings now include a minimalistic DIY house, which can be assembled by two adults in eight hours. The miniature “Solvalla” home stands at 172 sq ft and was created by the company Allwood Outlet. It can make for a garden house, guest ...more

Auchan sells Italian hypermarkets to Conad

Monday, May 13, 2019

Conad has completed the acquisition of several Auchan stores in Italy. Bdc Italia, the ad hoc company set up by Conad (51%) and financier Raffaele Mincione (49%) took over 46 hypermarkets from the French group. The value of the transaction is ...more

Alibaba Alipay, Klarna enable ‘Pay later’ option on AliExpress

Monday, May 13, 2019

Alipay, Adyen, and Klarna - three popular payment companies - have teamed up to allow AliExpress shoppers to use Klarna’s ‘Pay Later’ option for online shopping. The pay later option is enabled through Adyen, the payments provider behind ...more

Target readies launch of Vineyard Vines collection

Monday, May 13, 2019

While Target’s Vineyard Vines collection will officially launch on 18 May, the retailer launched a pop-up shop in New York City to gives consumers a chance to shop the line. The new Vineyard Vines for Target collection features more than 300 ...more

Petco adds in-store pet food kitchen in NYC

Monday, May 13, 2019

Petco is taking experiential retail to a new level with the opening of its first-ever pet food kitchen today. Created in partnership with JustFoodForDogs, the new kitchen in Petco's Union Square flagship store in New York City also delivers on ...more

Carrefour replaces CEO in Spain

Monday, May 13, 2019

Carrefour has appointed Rami Baitiéh as the new CEO in Spain to replace Eric Uzan. Baitiéh joins his new position after holding the same position in Argentina. He will report directly to the group's president and world executive, Alexandre ...more

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