PlanetRetail News

20 Oct 2016
PRICE CHOPPER and MARKET 32 unveil new prescription management software
Price Chopper and Market 32, in partnership with San Francisco-based prescription management solutions provider mscripts, has launched a mobile app to help customers manage prescriptions on the go
20 Oct 2016
FAST RETAILING sees FY profits slump despite sales gains
Fast Retailing saw group net profit in the business year through August down 56.3% from the previous year to JPY48 billion. Sales increased 6.2% to JPY1.78 trillion
20 Oct 2016
KAUFLAND launches vegetarian range
Kaufland launches a new vegetarian range today (17 October) in more than 650 stores as it broadens its assortment and capitalises on a growing trend. PLANET RETAIL'S VIEW
  • Kaufland’s move into vegetarian and vegan products is perhaps symbolic of a broader effort by the business to reach out to shoppers and become more relevant to a future customer profile
20 Oct 2016
MEGA-IMAGE records impressive H1 gains in Romania
Mega Image, which operates 490 supermarkets in Romania, posted a turnover of ROL2.2 billion in the first half of the year, up 32% over the same period last year
20 Oct 2016
DM, ROSSMANN deepen collaboration with Tmall
As Planet Retail has already suggested, Europe’s second and third-largest drugstore chains dm and AS Watson-affiliate Rossmann are to operate online shops on Alibaba’s website Tmall in the very near future. Rossmann has apparently made its online appearance on Tmall, although the official launch is due for 11 November this year, coinciding with the Chinese Singles Day shopping event