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Toshiba to launch humanoid robot at Mitsukoshi department store in Tokyo
By RBR Staff Writer
Toshiba is planning to launch its humanoid robot at the Mitsukoshi department store in Nihonbashi, Tokyo next week.
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Uniqlo fast tracks American expansion
By RBR Staff Writer
Japanese fast fashion retailer Uniqlo is marching fast on its expansion track in the US with announcement of new store openings in the East and West Coasts and in the Central Region.
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John Lewis eyes expansion in Philippines
By RBR Staff Writer
British department store chain John Lewis is eyeing Asian expansion with the announcement of store openings in the Philippines this summer.
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Target to pay $10m in data breach settlement
By RBR Staff Writer
American retailing company Target has agreed to pay $10m to settle a lawsuit over a data breach that occurred in 2013.
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Walmex to invest $813m in Mexican operations
By RBR Staff Writer
Wal-Mart de Mexico (Walmex) is taking it slow this year, investing only around MXN12.4bn ($813m) in expansion, including MXN5.6bn ($364.3m) to open new stores.
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Kesko to divest department store chain Anttila
By RBR Staff Writer
Finnish retailing conglomerate Kesko has agreed to divest its loss-making department store chain Anttila Oy to the German investment fund 4K Invest.
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Retail Acquisitions purchases BHS for £1
By RBR Staff Writer
Arcadia’s Sir Philip Green has sold struggling high street chain British Home Stores or BHS to the investment firm Retail Acquisitions Ltd. for £1, as per the BBC.
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Triple Five Worldwide to build $4bn shopping complex in US
By RBR Staff Writer
Canadian establishment Triple Five Worldwide has proposed plans to build a new shopping complex, costing around $4bn, which is expected to be the largest in south Florida.
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Woolworths divests stake in The Warehouse Group for $65.46m
By RBR Staff Writer
Woolworths has divested its 8.8% stake in New Zealand retailer The Warehouse Group to James Pascoe Group, in a deal worth NZ$87.1m ($65.46m).
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Myer to transform retail business, appoints new CEO
By RBR Staff Writer
Australian department store chain Myer is planning to improve its operational performance by making certain changes in order to meet current and target customers' requirements.
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Shutters down for Jones New York’s wholesale and retail outlets
By RBR Staff Writer
Sycamore Partners, which owns Jones New York, will down the shutters for all 127 stores of the women’s clothing brand including its wholesale outlets throughout 2015, until strategic alternatives surface.
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Ronald Boire named as new CEO of Sears Canada
By RBR Staff Writer
Ronald Boire has been named as the new president and chief executive of the department store chain Sears Canada, becoming the fourth CEO in nearly four years.
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BHS put up for sale by Sir Philip Green
By RBR Staff Writer
British high street chain BHS from Arcadia Group is up for sale after posting a sales dip and pre-tax loss of £69.9m.
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Waitrose and John Lewis staff to share holiday bonus of £22m
By RBR Staff Writer
A change brought about by an employment tribunal in the calculation of holiday pay by British companies has been welcomed by the staff of Waitrose and John Lewis, who will share a bonus of £22m in pay and pension contributions this year, as a result.
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Major retailers usher New Year with store closures
By RBR Staff Writer
Hit by the onslaught of a spurt in online shopping, major retailers such as Tesco, JC Penney and Macy’s have announced store closures, cutting thousands of jobs.
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