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What's up with Alibaba's ‘new retail' plans?

What's up with Alibaba's ‘new retail' plans?

“New retail” is the new argot for Alibaba Group Holdings. The firm’s idea of amalgamating physical and online retail into a seamless, data-driven consumer experience is gripping. Thi... Read more

Major discounts on Windows 10 VR headsets on Amazon

Major discounts on Windows 10 VR headsets on Amazon

Way back in October of last year, Microsoft introduced its Windows Mixed Reality Platform. The headsets were manufactured by Acer, Dell, Lenovo, and Samsung. This week, Amazon is giving away these hea... Read more

Son Kim Group and GS Retail makes a deal

Son Kim Group and GS Retail makes a deal

Son Kim Group, one of Vietnam's leading privately-owned retailers and South Korea's GS Retail plans to launch its first store in Ho Chi Minh City on Jan 19. The two companies are eager to invest in t... Read more

AI-Futtaim, the solitary franchisee for Marks & Spencer in Hong Kong and Macau

AI-Futtaim, the solitary franchisee for Marks & Spencer in Hong Kong and Macau

Marks & Spencer announced the sale of its franchise retail business in Hong Kong and Macau to Al-Futtaim, a Dubai- based company. According to a statement, the sale completed on December 30th make... Read more

Walmart Brings out New Services with Personal Shoppers and Computer Cashiers

Walmart Brings out New Services with Personal Shoppers and Computer Cashiers

Walmart is testing a brand new pair of services. A new Walmart subsidiary, called Code Eight, along with Walmart’s Store No. 8 will be a big part of the new services. With Code Eight, Walmart is... Read more

Target acquires Shipt for one-day deliveries

Target acquires Shipt for one-day deliveries

In the mad rush for one-day deliveries in the retail world, Target has bought Shipt to achieve its target. The acquisition deal was made for $550 million and Target hopes that it can be on the same tr... Read more

Meal Kits from Walmart to challenge Amazon and Blue Apron

Meal Kits from Walmart to challenge Amazon and Blue Apron

In the never-ending war among giant retailers, here comes a new twist. In its quest to beat Amazon at every step, Walmart has also ventured into a new category: meal kits. As of now, Walmart has start... Read more