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Ingenious innovations and initiatives - May 2018

Augmented Reality, once merely a marketing gimmick, is fast becoming a valuable strategic tool in the retail world. Here we explore the latest and greatest AR innovations, why they are important, what you can learn from them.

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dm-drogerie markt: The five slides you need

24 May 2018

By: Hanna Ryngmark

Check out Kantar Consulting’s overview of dm-drogerie markt for a SWOT analysis, shopper profile, financial review, summary of key initiatives, and supplier implications.

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Followers: 329

Is the Sky Falling?

21 May 2018

By: Ray Gaul

Newspapers have been obsessed with stories about retail bankruptcies, store closings, and other disasters. Is there reason to feel the sky is falling or is retail healthy after all?

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Royal Wedding Fever: A guide to responsive retailing and “momentizing” strategies

18 May 2018

By: Anusha Couttigane, Tiffany Hogan

How to capitalize on cultural events through social influencers and merchandizing to capture the moment.

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Rossmann: The five slides you need

14 May 2018

By: Hanna Ryngmark

This deck provides the key information you need to understand the basic strategies, initiatives, and financials of Rossmann, the No. 2 health and beauty retailer in Germany.

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Zooming in on shop-in-shops

Shop-in-shops will play an increasingly important role in the retail landscape as they become the premises of cooperation between retailers, retailers and brands, physical and digital, food and non-food, services and products.

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Followers: 102

Walmart acquires majority stake in Flipkart: What do you need to know?

Walmart acquire a majority stake in the Indian eCommerce retailer Flipkart, significantly expanding the retailer’s presence in a rapidly-changing, high-potential market. The deal has key immediate- and long-term implications for Walmart as well as for global eCommerce.

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‘Retail-iation’: Carrefour and Système U up the game in France

9 May 2018

By: Tudor Popa

By teaming up in France, Carrefour and Systeme U had a role in reshuffling European buying alliances. While the disruption they will cause is bound to send shock waves through the industry, moves like this also spark new thinking, forge new partnerships, and fuel innovation.

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Followers: 25

New Retail. What is it, and why should I care?

4 May 2018

By: Malcolm Pinkerton

New Retail, a term coined by Alibaba, is the latest buzz term doing the rounds, but what does it really mean for brands, and how can they achieve it?

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Polish small box retailing on the move: Convenience stores in Poland

3 May 2018

By: Vadim Khetsuriani

Small box proximity grocery stores is the largest, fragmented and complicated channel in Poland. New business models with clearer convenience attributes are picking up.

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Followers: 329

Four becomes Three: Decoding the largest merger in UK Retail

2 May 2018

By: Ray Gaul

The merger of J Sainsbury plc and Asda will create a new market leader in the UK, empowered by the global procurement power of Walmart International.