New News information at Retail Insight Network New and updated information from News listed on www.retail-insight-network.com http://www.retail-insight-network.com/ en-us http://www.retail-insight-network.com/ New News information at Retail Insight Network http://www.retail-insight-network.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Jo-Ann launches in store pick up service at 862 locations http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsjo-ann-launches-in-store-pick-up-service-at-862-locations-5770805 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsjo-ann-launches-in-store-pick-up-service-at-862-locations-5770805 US-based Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores has launched the new ‘Buy Online, Pick Up in Store’ service across its 862 retail locations. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Walmart, K-One Technology Berhad http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsmas-this-week-walmart-k-one-technology-berhad-5769526 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsmas-this-week-walmart-k-one-technology-berhad-5769526 Walmart has announced the acquisition of online specialty retailer ModCloth in order to expand its e-commerce presence. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Delhaize America, Hypereal, Beaubridge http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-delhaize-america-hypereal-beaubridge-ltd-5769521 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-delhaize-america-hypereal-beaubridge-ltd-5769521 Delhaize America has announced its plans to deploy Relex Solutions’ supply chain planning solution at its distribution centres. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Stern Partners acquires Canada’s denim and fashion retailer Jean Machine http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsstern-partners-acquires-canadas-denim-and-fashion-retailer-jean-machine-5770770 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsstern-partners-acquires-canadas-denim-and-fashion-retailer-jean-machine-5770770 Stern Partners’ affiliate Pacific West Commercial has acquired the business and assets of Canadian multi-brand denim and fashion retailer Jean Machine. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Amazon expands Prime Now one-hour delivery service to Milwaukee http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsamazon-expands-prime-now-one-hour-delivery-service-to-milwaukee-5770766 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsamazon-expands-prime-now-one-hour-delivery-service-to-milwaukee-5770766 Amazon has announced the expansion of its Prime Now one-hour delivery service to Milwaukee, US. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Stitch Labs and SPS Commerce partner to automate retail operations http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsstitch-labs-sps-commerce-partner-to-automate-retail-operations-5769677 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsstitch-labs-sps-commerce-partner-to-automate-retail-operations-5769677 US-based inventory management platform Stitch Labs has collaborated with retail cloud services provider SPS Commerce for order fulfillment, assortment, sourcing and analytics. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Oracle offers retail merchandising solutions through Oracle Cloud http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsoracle-offers-retail-merchandising-solutions-through-oracle-cloud-5769670 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsoracle-offers-retail-merchandising-solutions-through-oracle-cloud-5769670 US-based technology company Oracle has announced the availability of its Oracle Retail Merchandising Solutions as a service through the Oracle Cloud. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Boomerang releases new lifecycle performance management application for retailers http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsboomerang-releases-new-lifecycle-performance-management-application-for-retailers-5769691 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsboomerang-releases-new-lifecycle-performance-management-application-for-retailers-5769691 US-based retail technology company Boomerang Commerce has released its new lifecycle performance management (LPM) application for retailers. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Titan selects IBM’s cloud-based solutions to drive sales http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newstitan-selects-ibms-cloud-based-solutions-to-drive-sales-5768667 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newstitan-selects-ibms-cloud-based-solutions-to-drive-sales-5768667 Indian watch manufacturer Titan has selected IBM’s Watson customer engagement and cloud-based solutions in order to increase sales. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Point Inside introduces personalised in-store mobile marketing tool for retailers http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newspoint-inside-introduces-personalised-in-store-mobile-marketing-for-retailers-5768011 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newspoint-inside-introduces-personalised-in-store-mobile-marketing-for-retailers-5768011 In-store product location solution provider Point Inside has introduced a new Deals Personalization tool as an extension to its StoreMode platform. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Tieto to create new solution for Granngården’s e-commerce operations http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newstieto-to-create-new-solution-for-granngrdens-e-commerce-operations-5768699 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newstieto-to-create-new-solution-for-granngrdens-e-commerce-operations-5768699 Swedish non-food retailer Granngården has selected Tieto as its partner to create a new solution for its e-commerce and omnichannel operations. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Target to open new small-format store in Manhattan http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newstarget-to-open-new-small-format-store-in-manhattan-5767716 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newstarget-to-open-new-small-format-store-in-manhattan-5767716 US-based discount store retailer Target is set to open a new small-format store in Manhattan’s Herald Square. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT eBay to roll out guaranteed delivery for products in US http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsebay-to-roll-out-guaranteed-delivery-for-products-in-us-5767764 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsebay-to-roll-out-guaranteed-delivery-for-products-in-us-5767764 US-based e-commerce company eBay is all set to roll out guaranteed delivery in the country from June. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Delhaize America partners with Relex to improve inventory management at distribution centres http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsdelhaize-america-partners-with-relex-to-improve-inventory-management-at-distribution-centres-5767738 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsdelhaize-america-partners-with-relex-to-improve-inventory-management-at-distribution-centres-5767738 Delhaize America has selected Relex Solutions’ supply chain planning to improve its forecasting and inventory management at its distribution centres. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Denver Mattress opens store in Helena, Montana http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsdenver-mattress-opens-store-in-helena-montana-5766892 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsdenver-mattress-opens-store-in-helena-montana-5766892 US-based Denver Mattress Company has opened a new store in Helena, Montana. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Walmart acquires online women’s fashion retailer ModCloth http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newswalmart-acquires-online-womens-fashion-retailer-modcloth-5766890 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newswalmart-acquires-online-womens-fashion-retailer-modcloth-5766890 Walmart has acquired the assets and operations of ModCloth, an online specialty retailer of women’s fashion and accessories. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT India’s Future Supply Chain Solutions opens new distribution centre in West Bengal http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsindias-future-supply-chain-solutions-opens-new-distribution-centre-in-west-bengal-5766868 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsindias-future-supply-chain-solutions-opens-new-distribution-centre-in-west-bengal-5766868 India’s Future Supply Chain Solutions has opened a new integrated apparels / general merchandise distribution centre at Burdwan district in West Bengal. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Myntra opens first offline store in Bengaluru, India http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsmyntra-opens-first-offline-retail-store-in-bengaluru-india-5765633 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsmyntra-opens-first-offline-retail-store-in-bengaluru-india-5765633 Fashion e-retailer Myntra has opened its first offline retail store in Bengaluru, India, in association with franchise partner Roadster. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Party City acquires 18 franchise stores in North and South Carolina http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsparty-city-acquires-18-franchise-stores-in-north-and-south-carolina-5765652 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsparty-city-acquires-18-franchise-stores-in-north-and-south-carolina-5765652 North American party goods company Party City has entered an agreement to acquire a group that has 18 franchise stores in North Carolina and South Carolina. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Alibaba Group, Flipkart http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-alibaba-group-flipkart-5765294 http://www.retail-insight-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-alibaba-group-flipkart-5765294 Denmark has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Alibaba Group in order to ehnance Danish exports to China. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT