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UK's Labour party is prepped up to acquire unoccupied retail properties

UK's Labour party is prepped up to acquire unoccupied retail properties

The UK’s Labour party decided to permit local authorities purchase properties to uplift the country’s retail market. The stores that are being purchased are unoccupied for not less than 12... Read more

Research says Walmart is leading the US online grocery market

Research says Walmart is leading the US online grocery market

The researchers at Second Measure have looked deep into the online grocery market in the U.S. and they have declared the retail giant Walmart to be the clear winner in the space. What’s more- ta... Read more

Amazon making its entry into the transportation industry

Amazon making its entry into the transportation industry

Amazon has been quietly working away on expanding into the transportation industry. So far, the retail behemoth has been growing its logistics by leaps and bounds in the US and Europe where it has lea... Read more

US Retail Sales Soar in June: What Will it Take to Continue Growth?

US Retail Sales Soar in June: What Will it Take to Continue Growth?

According to the latest data, retail sales in June were above forecasted figures. While business investments were down, consumer confidence grew as evidenced by an upward surge in spending. According ... Read more

Microsoft's first European store opens its door in London

Microsoft's first European store opens its door in London

Microsoft is opening the doors to its London flagship store today. The store will be the first location to come up in Europe. The store will be showcasing the company’s technology including Surf... Read more

7-Eleven Japan suspends mobile payments after a hack

7-Eleven Japan suspends mobile payments after a hack

7-Eleven Japan has suspended its mobile payments feature on its app after a hack caused its customers a loss of roughly $500,000. The mobile payments app for 7-Eleven Japan was launched as recently as... Read more

Australian banks and IBM to revolutionize obtaining bank guarantees

Australian banks and IBM to revolutionize obtaining bank guarantees

Businesses often struggle with obtaining and managing bank guarantees which often is required for retail property lease. Well, IBM is launching a new platform in collaboration with ANZ, Commonwealth B... Read more