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How small retailers can compete with the giants of retail

The giants of retail – like Walmart, Target, Amazon, Asos, Tesco, Alibaba and JD – might be trailblazers, but they are still fair game for the little guys.

China to become world’s largest grocery market by 2023

China is set to overtake the US to become the world’s largest grocery market by 2023 in value terms, according to new forecasts.

India’s Myntra to sell in Walmart’s US stores

India’s Myntra is expected to begin selling its brands’ products to the US via Walmart.

Eight bidders in running for Metro China

Yonghui Superstores – part owned by Dairy Farm Group – is among at least eight bidders for the Metro China business.

Walmart trials new digitised store format

Supermarket retailer Walmart has launched a new technology called Intelligent Retail Lab (IRL) that allows it to monitor its physical stores more efficiently and keep costs under control.

Walmart partners with Google for voice activated grocery shopping

US retail giant Walmart and tech company Google have collaborated on voice technology to assist customers with grocery shopping.

Amazon plots new grocery offering

E-commerce giant Amazon is plotting a new grocery business in the US, sources told the Wall Street Journal.

Ikea services foray boosts loyalty and sales

New Ikea services such as assembly are boosting the flatpack furniture specialist’s sales and customer loyalty.

Amazon income soars 63 per cent – here’s why

The latest Amazon results are positive – but there is now a clear divergence in performance between the top and bottom lines.

Sam’s Club China plans 40 more stores

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

Reliance to take on Walmart and Amazon online

Jio and Reliance Retail will launch a new e-commerce platform in India.

Flipkart secures more funding for Amazon battle

Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart has received US$201 million funding for its wholesale business.

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