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InfoScout debuts in UK market with omnichannel insights

Shopper and consumer insights provider InfoScout has entered the UK market with services set to be made available from next January....

InfoScout debuts in UK market with omnichannel insights

Quri and Acosta collaborate to enhance in-store merchandising solutions

Retail intelligence and analytics services firm Quri has partnered with sales and marketing agency Acosta to strengthen its performance-driven merchandising solutions for...

Quri and Acosta collaborate to enhance in-store merchandising solutions

Valassis acquires direct advertising firm SI View

Intelligent media delivery services firm Valassis has acquired US-based direct advertising company SI View in order to enhance its position in the Staten Island...

Valassis acquires direct advertising firm SI View

StayinFront acquires analytics solutions provider 20:20 Retail Data Insight

Cloud-based field force automation solutions provider StayinFront has acquired UK-based analytics provider 20:20 Retail Data Insight, in order to enable improved sales for...

StayinFront acquires analytics solutions provider 20:20 Retail Data Insight

Glance Technologies’ payment system ventures into Canadian retail market

Glance Technologies has announced the entry of its Glance Pay system into the $5 trillion retail market in Vancouver, Canada, with Juice Salon....

Glance Technologies’ payment system ventures into Canadian retail market

Fashion apparel retailer Vanity to close 137 stores

Fashion apparel retailer Vanity to close 137 stores

Deals this week: Dagrofa, Spar International

Dagrofa and REMA 1000 have announced the selection of Verifone to provide more payment options for...

Deals this week: Dagrofa, Spar International

Fashion retailer Natori redesigns and relaunches website

Women's fashion retailer Natori has redesigned and relaunched its website in partnership with e-commerce platform provider BigCommerce and marketing web design firm...

Fashion retailer Natori redesigns and relaunches website

JD Sports Fashion acquires Go Outdoors Topco

UK-based sports, fashion and outdoor brands retailer JD Sports Fashion has acquired Go Outdoors Topco for...

JD Sports Fashion acquires Go Outdoors Topco

Clas Ohlson opens store in Hamburg, Germany

Sweden-based hardware firm Clas Ohlson has opened a new store at the shopping centre in Alstertal, Hamburg,...

Clas Ohlson opens store in Hamburg, Germany

M&As this week: Comvest Partners and Alibaba

Comvest Partners and JW Levin Management Partners have announced the acquisition of portable fans and heaters designer and manufacturer Lasko...

M&As this week: Comvest Partners and Alibaba

Deals this week: L Catterton, Crate and Barrel, C.H. Robinson

US-based L Catterton, the private equity investments division of LVMH, has announced the closure of a $2.75bn buyout...

Deals this week: L Catterton, Crate and Barrel, C.H. Robinson

Sears Hometown opens new store in Memphis, US

Home appliances retailer Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores has opened a new store in Memphis, Tennessee, the...

Sears Hometown opens new store in Memphis, US

Forty Five Ten opens new store in Dallas, US

Forty Five Ten opens new store in Dallas, US

Nordstrom Rack to open at Vintage Oaks in California

US-based fashion retailer Nordstrom is planning to open its Nordstrom Rack off-price retail division at the Vintage Oaks shopping centre in Novato,...

Nordstrom Rack to open at Vintage Oaks in California

Deals this week: Newegg, Fusion Telecommunications International

Electronics e-retailer Newegg has announced a collaboration with FedEx to provide a new order-delivery option to more than 2,500 FedEx locations in the...

Deals this week: Newegg, Fusion Telecommunications International

Deals this week: Future Retail, SpartanNash

Future Retail has announced its plans to acquire the retail and allied businesses of Heritage Foods for Rs3bn...

Deals this week: Future Retail, SpartanNash

M&As this week: Camping World Holdings, Safeway, Modern Avenue Group

Recreational vehicle (RV) retailer Camping World Holdings has announced the acquisition of Quality RV, a new and used RV...

M&As this week: Camping World Holdings, Safeway, Modern Avenue Group

Deals this week: Kanemi, Freshcart Grocer, Amazon

Kanemi has signed an agreement with Nagai to acquire the food manufacturing business of two of its factories located at Adachi, Tokyo, and Akita, Akita...

Deals this week: Kanemi, Freshcart Grocer, Amazon

Ikea to open store in Bahrain in 2018

Swedish furniture retailer Ikea has plans to open a store in Bahrain, which will be one of its largest outlets in the Middle East....

Ikea to open store in Bahrain in 2018

Card reader glitch impacts Asda stores in UK

UK supermarket chain Asda experienced a technical glitch in its card machines, which subsequenty resulted in long queues at its checkouts....

Card reader glitch impacts Asda stores in UK