All articles by Katie Smith-Wong

Katie Smith-Wong

No weak links – how one company aims to transform the packaging industry

Siegwerk is leading various innovative solutions to address issues such as engaging consumers in the ‘new normal’ to meeting expectations around sustainability

M&As this week: Salling Companies, The Foschini Group

Salling Companies has reached an agreement with A.P. Moller-Maersk to acquire the remaining 19% stake in Dansk Supermarked A/S.

Deals this week: musicMagpie, Knockmart, CROPS

musicMagpie has reached an agreement with Poundland to supply refurbished CDs, DVDs and Blu-Rays to retail stores owned by the latter.

West Elm opens new store in Hoboken, New Jersey

US-based home furnishings retailer West Elm has opened a new store in Hoboken, New Jersey.

Target set to open 12 new stores across US

US-based discount store retailer Target has unveiled its new small-format store in Midtown Manhattan’s Herald Square, which is one of the 12 new stores to open across the country this week.

Deals this week: Maoye International Holdings, Finovation Tech Solutions, Nextage

Maoye International Holdings intends to issue senior guaranteed notes to raise $300m in aggregate principal amount.

M&As this week: Yonghui Superstores, IMM Private Equity, Supervalu

Yonghui Superstores is set to become the sole owner of Shanghai East Exhibition International Trade by acquiring the remaining 45% stake in the latter for CNY30.2m ($4.56m).

Whole Foods opens new store at Canyon Corners in Park City, Utah

Whole Foods has opened a supermarket at Canyon Corners in Park City, Utah, US.