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Multiyork enters administration, puts 500 jobs at risk UK-based furniture retailer Multiyork has entered into administration, putting about 550 jobs across the country at risk. 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.
News Walmart chooses SAS Retail Services for in-store merchandising SAS Retail Services, a provider of in store merchandising services for retailers and consumer brands nationally, has been selected as one of the five Preferred Service Providers (PSPs) by Walmart.
News Retail leaders urge UK Chancellor to deliver shoppers budget By RBR Staff Writer
Chief executives from across the retail sector have urged UK Chancellor Phillip Hammond to deliver a shoppers budget including measures to relieve the business rates burden.
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Alibaba to invest $2.88bn to buy stake in Sun Art Retail By RBR Staff Writer
Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba Group is acquiring a $2.88bn stake in Sun Art Retail from Ruentex Group.
General Retailers > Department Stores > News IKEA breaks ground on new store in Virginia, US Home furnishings retailer IKEA has broken ground on its second store in the US state of Virginia.
News Albertsons invests in El Rancho Supermercado Grocery retailer Albertsons Companies has invested in Texas-based retailer El Rancho Supermercado, which focuses on stores for Latino customers.
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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.
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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.
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General Retailers

Alibaba to invest $2.88bn to buy stake in Sun Art Retail
By RBR Staff Writer
Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba Group is acquiring a $2.88bn stake in Sun Art Retail from Ruentex Group.
General Retailers > Department Stores > News
Albertsons invests in El Rancho Supermercado
Grocery retailer Albertsons Companies has invested in Texas-based retailer El Rancho Supermercado, which focuses on stores for Latino customers.
General Retailers > Hypermarkets & Supermarkets > News

Specialist Retailers

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.
News
Sears inaugurates new appliances and mattresses store in Honolulu
Retailer Sears has opened a new store dedicated to appliances and mattresses.
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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.
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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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