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M&S, Microsoft partner to transform retail experience using AI
By RBR Staff Writer
Marks & Spencer (M&S) has partnered with technology giant Microsoft to investigate and test the capabilities of technology and artificial intelligence (AI) in a retail environment.
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House of Fraser to close 31 stores
By RBR Staff Writer
UK-based department store House of Fraser is planning to close 31 stores, which will affect 6,000 jobs.
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Hudson’s Bay plans to close 10 Lord & Taylor stores
By RBR Staff Writer
Hudson’s Bay (HBC) is planning to close 10 Lord & Taylor stores through 2019 to better balance the brand's brick and mortar presence with its online channels and increase profitability.
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Sears to close 72 stores in near future
Retail firm Sears said that it will close 72 stores as part of its efforts to streamline its operations and focus on Best Stores.
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intu to trial seven new technologies across 14 UK shopping centres
By RBR Staff Writer
Shopping centre owner and operator Intu has signed up seven start-up companies that will trial their technologies in its malls, under its Accelerate program.
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UK discount retailer Poundworld put up for sale
By RBR Staff Writer
American equity investor TPG has put the loss-making discount chain store Poundworld up for sale.
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Macy’s to open new Backstage distribution center in Ohio
By RBR Staff Writer
Department store chain Macy’s plans to open a new Backstage distribution center in Columbus, Ohio, creating more than 400 jobs.
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Two liquidation companies win auction for Bon-Ton Stores
By RBR Staff Writer
The Bon-Ton Stores is preparing to close its business after two liquidation companies, Great American Group and Tiger Capital Group, won a bankruptcy auction.
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UK grocery sales continue to increase
By RBR Staff Writer
Grocery sales in the UK increased by 2.5% compared to same time around last year, in spite of adverse weather conditions disrupting shopping.
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Spanish retail firm DIA to exit from Chinese market
By RBR Staff Writer
Spanish retail company DIA said that it is exiting the Chinese market, with the divestment of its operations in Shanghai to Nanjing Suning.Com Supermarket LTD, company part of Suning.
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New Look to close 60 stores in UK
By RBR Staff Writer
International multichannel retail brand New Look said will close 60 of its stores across the UK after creditors approved a voluntary arrangement proposal.
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Australian retailer Wesfarmers plans to demerge Coles division
By RBR Staff Writer
Australia’s retail giant Wesfarmers is planning to spin off its supermarket chain Coles and list it on the country’s stock exchange.
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Ross to open 100 new stores in 2018
By RBR Staff Writer
American departmental store chain Ross Stores is planning to open 100 new stores in 2018.
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Nordstrom acquires two retail technology companies
By RBR Staff Writer
US-based fashion retailer Nordstrom has acquired two retail technology companies, BevyUp and MessageYes, for an undisclosed sum.
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Next inaugurates new store at intu Metrocentre
By RBR Staff Writer
Fashion and homeware chain Next has inaugurated which is claimed to be one of the company's biggest stores at intu Metrocentre, located in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England, UK.
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