PlanetRetail News

02 Sep 2014
MAXIMA seeks Spanish sunshine

Baltics grocery leader Maxima has announced new top management for its Lithuania and Poland operations. The executive shuffle across the group is due in no small part to the company's expansion plans for Spain

02 Sep 2014
ASOS bids farewell to CIO

Asos Chief Information Officer Pete Marsden has exited the company, having served in his post for two years, reports Retail Week. In his role Marsden has been responsible for expanding the business' international reach through the introduction of its Russian and Chinese websites.

Commenting on the news, a Spokesman for the company said: “Asos is reviewing the management structure of its IT department following the departure of Pete Marsden by mutual consent

02 Sep 2014
FAMILYMART states Philippines goals

FamilyMart in the Philippines wants to capture at least a third of the fast-growing convenience store market in the country, the Philippine Daily Inquirer reports

02 Sep 2014
MASTERS to ramp up marketing

Australian retail giant Woolworths is to make a major push in its marketing efforts as part of a turnaround package for its troubled Masters home improvement chain, the Sydney Morning Herald reports

02 Sep 2014
COLES tests Eftpos for online shoppers

Coles Group is to test a new real-time payments solution eliminating the need for credit cards, The Australian reports. Coles will link up with Eftpos for the test