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British fashion group New Look is to exit China and will close its remaining 120 stores there by the end of the year, it said.

Amazon likely to buy 7-8 percent stake in India's Future Retail: TV Oct 16 2018

Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is likely to buy an at least 7 percent to 8 percent stake in India’s Future Retail Ltd through an investment arm, CNBC-TV 18 reported, citing sources.

NCLAT adjourns hearing over CCI's Walmart-Flipkart deal approval to Nov 12 Oct 05 2018

NCLAT adjourned its hearing over the petition filed by traders' body CAIT against fair trade regulator CCI's approval of Walmart's USD 16 billion acquisition of Flipkart.

Ted Baker posts higher half-year revenue on strong online sales Oct 04 2018

Ted Baker posted a 3.5 percent rise in half-year revenue, helped by a significant uptick in online sales.

U.S. retail vacancies flat at 10.2 percent in third quarter: Reis Oct 03 2018

U.S. retail vacancies remained flat at 10.2 percent in the third quarter, while a number of Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD.O) and Bon-Ton store closures boosted mall vacancy rates, real estate research firm Reis Inc (REIS.O) said in a report.

Walmart eyes 10% revenue from pvt labels, 30 stores by 2019 Oct 02 2018

Walmart India, which runs 22 Best Price wholesale stores since its second entry into the country in 2019, is planning to increase the share of its private labels to topline to 10 per cent by next year as it plans to tap the Flipkart platform.

Innovations for festive sales help build capabilities for future, says Flipkart Oct 02 2018

Flipkart has significantly expanded its infrastructure and delivery operations ahead of the festive sale, an investment that the Walmart-backed company believes will help further strengthen its capabilities in the long-term.

Boohoo names Primark's John Lyttle as new CEO Sep 17 2018

Boohoo, the fast-growing British online fashion retailer, has poached an executive of Primark to be its new chief executive, with a remuneration package that could pay him almost 58 million pounds in five years.

Metro's Real hypermarket sale triggers talk of Amazon interest Sep 14 2018

Metro AG plans to sell its struggling Real hypermarket chain, which some analysts say could fetch around 1 billion euros ($1.2 billion) and attract interest from potential buyers including online giant Amazon.