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Costco China opens first store in Shanghai

US warehouse retailer Costco opened its first store in China today, against a background of a worrying trade war between the US and China and at a time the local economy is showing signs of slowing.

Sam’s Club China plans 40 more stores

Sam’s Club China plans 40 more stores across China by the end of the year.

Walmart tests a shrunken Sam’s Club concept

Walmart is to test a new Sam’s Club concept which is less than a quarter the size of the current model.

Surprise profit upswing

An unexpected profit upswing has marked the third quarter for China’s largest retailer.

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

Record warehouse club sales tipped for 2017

Warehouse club store sales are tipped to reach a record US$191 billion this year.

Wal-Mart China opens doors to Sam’s Club

Wal-Mart China customers can now order from its Sam’s Club stores in the US.

Walmart China eyes up to 40 new stores

Walmart Stores says it plans opening between 30 and 40 new stores in China this year.

Walmart result shrouds real progress

At headline level, this appears to be a gloomy set of Walmart results.

Walmart profit slips

The world’s largest retailer, Walmart Stores, has reported a seven per cent dip in quarterly profit. The US-based international business cited higher costs, including increased wages for its US staff, for the reduction. Walmart profit reached US$3.3 billion in the quarter to April 30 on sales of US$114.83 billion, down just 0.1 per cent year-on-year. Sales increased at its US Walmart-branded stores, but fell in both international Walmarts and at its North American wholesale chain, Sam…

Walmart China to add 30 stores

Walmart China plans to open 30 new stores in China this year.


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