Wal-Mart de Mexico said it will install Wi-Fi throughout all but one of its chains in Mexico by next summer, in an attempt to collect user data and drive online sales by familiarizing shoppers with technology.
Imports by retailers are estimated to rise 1.5 percent in December, indicating that companies are expecting strong sales through the holiday season, according to industry group National Retail Federation (NRF).
The Russian branch of French retailer Auchan has launched an internal investigation after suspected counterfeit products bearing the insignia of global soccer governing body FIFA were found on its shelves.
GGP Inc , one of the largest owners and operators of U.S. shopping centres, has rejected a $14.8 billion buyout offer from its biggest shareholder, Brookfield Property Partners LP , sources said on Sunday.
Sun Art Retail Group, China’s top hypermart operator, said on Friday its stores will use Alibaba's software solutions and online transaction data to improve business efficiency, sending its shares up 5 percent.
The sports retailer plans to the install the electronic article surveillance (EAS) tag in over 200 stores in Europe after its soft launch reduced theft by up to 75 per cent in stores in the UK and France.
UK consumer spending has declined for the third month running, Visa said Monday, which wasn’t a surprise. But there was worse as it said 2017 is on track for “the worst consumer spending performance in five years.”
Specialty e-commerce agency CPC Strategy has released a Black Friday through Cyber Monday holiday consumer spending report that sheds light on key social media conversations and shopping trends on Facebook and Instagram.