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Amazon India partners with Future Retail

Amazon India has partnered with the nation’s second-largest retail chain to expand its sales in there.

Reliance Industries to take on Amazon in India

Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries is moving to take on Amazon in India by founding a new digital retail platform.

Casualties and challenges loom: Five key issues for retailers in 2020

Research house GlobalData has outlined five key issues for retailers in 2020, a year when casualties and challenges loom all over the world in retailing.

Chinese giants dominate Asia’s online grocery market

China’s two e-commerce giants are driving the most growth in Asia’s online grocery market according to a new report from international researcher IGD.

Asian E-Tailing Summit drew 1500

The third Asian E-tailing Summit, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), event drew close to 1500 e-tailers and business professionals from related sectors.

Why Ikea and Nike have walked away from Amazon

When major global brands like Ikea and Nike announce they are exiting a major global platform like Amazon, it is clear that a strategic shift is in the making

Amazon opens on Pinduoduo pop up store

Global online retailer Amazon is set to launch a Pinduoduo pop-up store.

Transparency ‘must move beyond’ tier-one apparel suppliers

More and more fashion retailers are now disclosing details of apparel suppliers factories, in an apparent move toward transparency.

Amazon deal with India’s BookMyShow helps build ‘super app’

Amazon’s partnership with BookMyShow in India will bring it one step closer to becoming super app, says GlobalData.

India’s Flipkart to enter food retailing, launch private label

Walmart-owned Indian e-commerce platform Flipkart is launching a food retail business.

Amazon launches local online store, Amazon.sg

Amazon has launched Amazon.sg, a larger local online store in Singapore, to diversify its product offer and compete with rivals such as Lazada and Shopee.

Vietnamese footwear brand Saado eyes US expansion after Southeast Asian success

Vietnamese startup footwear brand Saado plans to expand its retail network into the US after successful launch in Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar within just a year.