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Amazon looks to UK grocery acquisition, reports

E-commerce giant reportedly interested in 350-store chain.

Asda and Sainsbury’s merger plan will lead to store closures

A planned merger of Asda and Sainsbury’s will lead to the closure of up to 75 stores, says GlobalData Retail analyst.

Walmart’s online sales in the US soar 50 per cent

Walmart’s online sales in the US soared 50 per cent during the latest quarter.

Sainsbury’s management ‘playing the long game’

Sainsbury’s management appeared unphased after emerging as the underperforming grocer this quarter.

Asda CEO replaced as poor results continue

Sean Clarke’s short spell as Asda CEO is about to come to an end.

Giant leap in Walmart-JD shopping festival sales

Transaction volumes were 13 times the previous 24-hour sales record for the Walmart-JD Omni-Channel Shopping Festival in China.

Further integration for JD.com and Walmart

JD.com and Walmart are expanding their strategic partnership by further integrating their platforms, supply chains and customer resources in China.

Walmart: Yes, you can teach an old dog new tricks

Walmart is retail’s proof that you can teach an old dog new tricks.

First JD.com quarterly profit recorded

First JD.com quarterly profit recorded since listing in 2014.

Asda sales reflect ‘dismal’ performance

Asda sales in the final three months of 2016 fell by 2.9 per cent.

What’s next for Walmart after solid quarter?

While some US retailers struggled over the holiday period, Walmart notched up respectable sales gains both overall and on a same-stores basis.

HMV UK struggles to maintain momentum

Music and video specialist HMV UK’s latest results indicate that its troubles are far from over.