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Rite Aid Pharmacy Store Exterior

Walgreen Boots to buy nearly 2000 Rite Aid stores

Walgreen Boots Alliance has secured regulatory clearance to buy 1932 Rite Aid stores, along with three distribution centers.

Toys R Us - Malaysia

Thinking small key to Toys R Us recovery

Thinking small – that’s the key to a Toys R Us recovery, according to CEO David Brandon.


Amazon reviews site algorithms after bomb scare

Online retailer’s algorithm falls under scrutiny.


How supermodel Heidi Klum is driving fast-fashion in discount chains

Clothing sales at UK discounters will grow 90.7 per cent by 2022, according to GlobalData research.

Vitamin World Store

Vitamin World to file for Chapter 11 protection

US retailer Vitamin World is to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

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Element Fresh has redefined healthy dining in China

Bound for Hong Kong, fresh-food restaurant Element Fresh has caught the imagination of more than 1 million mainlanders.


Danish plus-size brand Carmakoma merges with Only

Danish plus-size brand Carmakoma has been amalgamated into the Only fashion brand, paving the way for further international expansion.


Hermes’ operating margin reaches record level

Luxury retailer Hermes’ operating margin rose to 34.3 per cent of sales in the first half of this year – a new company record.

PARAMUS - JULY 9: Shoppers walk past a Nordstrom department store in Paramus, New Jersey, on Tuesday

Nordstrom privatisation moves closer

The planned Nordstrom privatisation has taken a step forward with the store’s founding family appointing a private equity firm to help manage the process.

Starbucks cold-pressed espresso

Starbucks patents cold-pressed espresso process

Starbucks has developed a new, patent-pending cold extraction process that produces a concentrated, smooth tasting shot of cold-pressed espresso.

Nordstrom Local Storefront

New Nordstrom Local concept has no fixed inventory

US specialty-fashion retailer Nordstrom has launched a new retail concept Nordstrom Local.

Mc Cafe new look USA

McDonald’s USA revamps McCafe

McDonald’s USA has revamped its McCafe brand, introducing new imagery and new beverages.


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