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Sycamore Partners to acquire Staples for $6.9bn Private equity firm Sycamore Partners has agreed to acquire US office-supply retailer Staples for about $6.9bn. News
Sycamore Partners to acquire Staples for $6.9bn By RBR Staff Writer
Private equity firm Sycamore Partners has agreed to acquire US office-supply retailer Staples for about $6.9bn.
News Tesco introduces one-hour grocery delivery service in London By RBR Staff Writer
British supermarket giant Tesco has rolled out a one-hour grocery delivery service to customers in London.
General Retailers > Hypermarkets & Supermarkets > News Capgemini announces £15m deal with House of Fraser Capgemini has entered into a new £15m agreement with House of Fraser, the UK and Ireland’s premium department store.
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L1 Retail to buy health retailer Holland & Barrett for £1.77bn By RBR Staff Writer
L1 Retail has agreed to purchase UK-based health and wellness retail chain Holland & Barrett from The Nature’s Bounty and The Carlyle Group for £1.77bn.
Specialist Retailers > Drug & Personal Care Stores > News JD, Farfetch partner to create platform for luxury e-commerce across China Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com and e-commerce platform for the fashion industry, Farfetch, are set to create a platform for luxury e-commerce across China, openning a gateway to an $80bn market.
General Retailers > Multi-channel & Online Retailing > News Solid Commerce announces direct integration with Jet.com Marketplace Solid Commerce, an all-in-one solution for multichannel eCommerce merchants, announced the integration of Jet.com into its platform.
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SUPERVALU selects Sungard for technology-driven business transformation
US grocery wholesaler SUPERVALU is replacing its mainframe technology infrastructure as part of a partnership with Sungard Availability Services.
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Dollar General opens new distribution center in Wisconsin, US
Dollar General has opened a new distribution center in Janesville, Wisconsin, which is the discount retailer’s 14th distribution center.
Discount Retailers > Discount, Variety & General Merchandisers > News

General Retailers

Tesco introduces one-hour grocery delivery service in London
By RBR Staff Writer
British supermarket giant Tesco has rolled out a one-hour grocery delivery service to customers in London.
General Retailers > Hypermarkets & Supermarkets > News
Capgemini announces £15m deal with House of Fraser
Capgemini has entered into a new £15m agreement with House of Fraser, the UK and Ireland’s premium department store.
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Specialist Retailers

L1 Retail to buy health retailer Holland & Barrett for £1.77bn
By RBR Staff Writer
L1 Retail has agreed to purchase UK-based health and wellness retail chain Holland & Barrett from The Nature’s Bounty and The Carlyle Group for £1.77bn.
Specialist Retailers > Drug & Personal Care Stores > News
DICK'S Sporting Goods opens two new stores in two states
US-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer DICK'S Sporting Goods has opened two new stores in two states.
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Markets & Regulations

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 sector urged to have their say on how to close the gender pay gap
By FBR Staff Writer
Retail firms across the country are being called on to respond to a major Government consultation on how to close the gender pay gap.
Markets & Regulations > Markets > News

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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