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Co-op to invest £28m in London UK grocery and convenience store retailer The Co-op said that about a third of its planned 100 new store openings this year will be situated in London, creating up to 600 jobs. News

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Convenience Stores & Gas Stations

Carrefour plans 2,400 job cuts in France
By RBR Staff Writer
French retailer Carrefour plans to cut as many as 2400 jobs in the country and invest more in the online market.
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Sunoco closes sale of convenience stores to 7-Eleven
Sunoco has closed the strategic sale of the vast majority of its company operated convenience stores to 7-Eleven.
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Department Stores

Marks & Spencer partners with Startcount to boost customer insight
By RBR Staff Writer
UK-based retailing giant Marks & Spencer (M&S) has partnered with data science company Starcount to better understanding its customers and predict their future buying behaviour.
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Sears secures $100m in new financing
By RBR Staff Writer
Sears has raised $100m in new financing and is pursuing a further $200m from other counterparties.
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Hypermarkets & Supermarkets

Morrisons signs franchise and wholesale supply deal with SandpiperCI
British supermarket chain Morrisons has signed a new, long-term franchise and wholesale supply agreement with SandpiperCI, which operates 43 mini supermarkets and convenience stores in the Channel Islands.
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British Land acquires Woolwich Estate in south east London for £103m
British Land has acquired the Woolwich Estate, a 4.9 acres predominantly retail property in south east London for £103m.
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Multi-channel & Online Retailing

New study projects eRetail sales to cross $3.3 trillion in 2018
A new study from Juniper Research revealed that the value of consumer spend on remote payments for digital and physical goods will cross $3.3 trillion in 2018, which means an increase by 10% on 2017’s total of $3 trillion.
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Amazon plans job cuts at Seattle headquarters
By RBR Staff Writer
Online retail giant Amazon is laying off hundreds of workers at its Seattle headquarters as part of its annual reorganization efforts.
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