Swedish furniture giant Ikea said on Tuesday it will open its first store in the heart of Paris on May 6 as part of its global strategy to launch smaller city centre outlets to meet changing shopping habits.
Package delivery company DHL will shutter its Chilean e-commerce division in April, plagued by weak results in one of Latin America's most stable and prosperous economies, according to Chilean media reports.
Dutch mail, parcel and e-commerce company PostNL announced today that items to be returned can now be handed directly to PostNL staff during their regular delivery rounds, improving convenience for customers.
The importance of retail at railway stations in the UK came into even sharper focus over the festive period as key train stations saw rising product retail sales, despite the weak trading conditions during the period.
Fresh from announcing plans to launch its COS chain in Iceland later this year, Swedish fashion retail giant H&M has just said that it will debut its Scandinavian women’s fashion brand Monki in the country as well.
Topshop owner Arcadia could reportedly close 100 locations in its vast stores empire as leases on the shops come to an end by late 2020. That would follow more than 200 closures that have happened since 2016.
Amazon has shown itself to be a boon for its small and medium-sized business partners, with over 50,000 exceeding $500,000 in sales in Amazon stores worldwide for 2018, and nearly 200,000 surpassing $100,000.
Asia's richest man Mukesh Ambani announced details of a new online shopping platform Friday that will see his oil-to-telecoms conglomerate take on Amazon and Walmart in India's burgeoning e-commerce market.