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Walmart China to open 500 new stores

US retailer Walmart is planning to launch 500 new outlets in China within five to seven years.

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

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

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.

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.

JD may list Dada-JD Daojia in the US

Chinese e-commerce giant JD is considering a share listing in the US, according to multiple news reports.

Amazon in talks over Reliance Retail stake

Amazon is in talks with Reliance Industries Ltd’s retail unit to buy a stake in India’s biggest brick-and-mortar retailer.

Retailers scorn latest Trump tariff move

The latest Trump tariff will hit US$300 million worth of Chinese imports from September 1.

Retailers scorn latest Trump tariff move

The latest Trump tariff will hit US$300 million worth of Chinese imports from September 1.

Walmart-owned Flipkart opens offline furniture experience centre

Indian e-commerce platform Flipkart has opened a physical furniture experience centre in Bengaluru.

Walmart China to invest US$1.2 billion in supply chain logistics

Walmart China plans to increase investment in its supply-chain logistics by about US$1.2 billion, building or upgrading more than 10 logistics distribution centers over the next 10 to 20 years.

Walmart to relist Seiyu in global business revamp

Walmart says it will relist its Seiyu retail business in Japan on the stock market, freeing capital to focus on its China and India business units.

Is the battle for fastest shipping worth fighting?

Consultancy firm AlixPartners has challenged whether the battle to deliver the fastest shipping is worth fighting…