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Joules’ first-half revenue increases 18% UK fashion retailer Joules has reported a 18.2% increase in its revenue as the company continued to expand in its target international markets. General Retailers > Department Stores > News
ConversionPoint buys e-commerce technology provider Sellpoints ConversionPoint Technologies has acquired an e-Commerce technology provider Sellpoints, which works on helping retailers sell more online.
News Unibail-Rodamco to buy Westfield for $24.7bn French property firm Unibail-Rodamco has agreed to acquire Westfield, an Australian-based British-American shopping centre company with retail destinations in the UK and the US, for $24.7bn.
News Vastned selects Yardi Voyager to streamline retail portfolio management Vastned has chosen Yardi Voyager, a cloud-based real estate solution, to optimize the management of its retail portfolio, which is presently valued at about €1.6bn.
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Joules’ first-half revenue increases 18% UK fashion retailer Joules has reported a 18.2% increase in its revenue as the company continued to expand in its target international markets.
General Retailers > Department Stores > News Supervalu completes Associated Grocers of Florida acquisition Supervalu has completed the previously announced acquisition of Associated Grocers of Florida in a transaction valued at around $193m.
General Retailers > Department Stores > News Stratacache Capital launches new retail tech consultancy Stratacache Capital has launched a new global retail tech consultancy, dubbed Q Division, which includes a team of business management consultants, connected commerce-focused industry experts and solution engineers who advise brands and retailers on creating data-driven, best-in-class customer experiences.
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Lowe’s and b8ta partner on smart-home shopping
By RBR Staff Writer
Home improvement and appliance chain Lowe’s Companies has partnered with b8ta to deliver experiential retail that simplifies smart home shopping.
Discount Retailers > Discount, Variety & General Merchandisers > News
Sears to close 63 more stores
By RBR Staff Writer
Retail chain Sears has unveiled plans to close down 63 more stores in late January 2018.
General Retailers > Hypermarkets & Supermarkets > News

General Retailers

Joules’ first-half revenue increases 18%
UK fashion retailer Joules has reported a 18.2% increase in its revenue as the company continued to expand in its target international markets.
General Retailers > Department Stores > News
Supervalu completes Associated Grocers of Florida acquisition
Supervalu has completed the previously announced acquisition of Associated Grocers of Florida in a transaction valued at around $193m.
General Retailers > Department Stores > News

Specialist Retailers

Claire’s Stores reports net sales of $314.6m in Q3
Claire’s Stores, a specialty retailers of fashionable jewelry and accessories for young women, teens, tweens, and kids, reported its financial results for the fiscal 2017 third quarter, which ended 28 October 2017.
Specialist Retailers > Apparels, Accessories & Luxury Goods Retailers > News
Multiyork enters administration, puts 500 jobs at risk
By RBR Staff Writer
UK-based furniture retailer Multiyork has entered into administration, putting about 550 jobs across the country at risk.
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Markets & Regulations

BRC urges Chancellor to support retail industry in Budget
By RBR Staff Writer
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has urged the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Phillip Hammond to deliver a budget for shoppers.
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Amazon partners with UK government to test drone deliveries
By RBR Staff Writer
Online retail giant Amazon has entered into a partnership with UK Government to expand its testing of delivery drones.
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Retail Technology

DynamicAction partners with Accenture to drive forward retail industry with advanced analytics
DynamicAction, provider of the most advanced analytics solution specifically designed for retailers, has secured $15m in new funding and entered into an alliance relationship with Accenture.
Retail Technology > News
Shop Direct signs 10-year agreement with IBM
By RBR Staff Writer
British online retailer Shop Direct has partnered with IBM to accelerate its digital transformation by adopting a hybrid cloud model for enhanced flexibility.
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