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Amazon to open new fulfillment center in Florida
Amazon has revealed its plans to open a new fulfillment center in Orlando, Florida.
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Liberty Interactive to merge video commerce retailers QVC and HSNi in $2.1bn deal
By RBR Staff Writer
Liberty Interactive, the parent company of QVC Group, has agreed to acquire 61.8% of stake it doesn’t own in rival video commerce retailer HSNi in an all-stock transaction valued at $2.1bn.
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Applegreen to acquire US forecourt retail operation
Applegreen has agreed to acquire the trade and select assets of Bob Brandi and Bob Brandi Stores (the "Brandi Group") a forecourt retail operation based in Columbia, South Carolina.
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Snapdeal rejects Flipkart’s takeover offer
By RBR Staff Writer
Indian e-commerce company Snapdeal has rejected an estimated $800-900m takeover offer from rival e-retailer Flipkart.
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Amazon completes acquisition of Middle Eastern e-commerce firm Souq
By RBR Staff Writer
Amazon has completed its acquisition of Souq.com, a Dubai-based online retailer, for $580m.
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E-retailer Dresslily upgrades delivery procedures
China-based online fashion retailer Dresslily has upgraded its delivery procedures, providing customers with more shipping options and faster service.
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IKEA breaks ground for Milwaukee-area store
IKEA has broken ground for its future Milwaukee-area store that is slated to open Summer 2018 in Oak Creek, Wisconsin.
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Walgreens scraps $17bn merger with Rite Aid
By RBR Staff Writer
Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) has terminated its $17.2bn acquisition of 100% of retail pharmacy chain Rite Aid after failing to get an approval for the merger transaction from the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
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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.
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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.
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Alibaba to invest $1bn to raise stake in Lazada
Alibaba Group is set to invest around $1bn to raise its stake from 51% to approximately 83% in Lazada Group, a Southeast Asian e-commerce platform.
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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.
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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.
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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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