Sporting goods retailer Decathlon USA has deployed a fully-autonomous inventory robot, developed by Simbe Robotics, at its recently opened store in San Francisco, California.
Footwear and accessory retailer Aldo Group has commenced the latest phase of its digital transformation by launching a new responsive website and e-commerce platform.
India-based online retailer Flipkart has announced that Tencent, eBay and Microsoft have collectively invested $1.4bn in the company, marking the biggest investment in its ten-year operating history.
In-store product location solution provider Point Inside has introduced a new Deals Personalization tool as an extension to its StoreMode platform.
Walmart has acquired the assets and operations of ModCloth, an online specialty retailer of women’s fashion and accessories.
US-based Denver Mattress Company has opened a new store in Helena, Montana.
Online fresh food retailer FreshDirect is set to expand its service to the Washington DC metropolitan area in the US.
Fashion e-retailer Myntra has opened its first offline retail store in Bengaluru, India, in association with franchise partner Roadster.
US-based speciality retailer New York & Company announced that the Eva Mendes Collection has been expanded to more than 50 shop-in-shops, 19 Eva Mendes boutiques and an online channel.
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.