Dutch discount chain Action's rapid growth has continued, leading to more than 600 stores already. This year alone, the company opened 113 new stores, including in Austria.
Alibaba's founder, the immensely wealthy Jack Ma, wants to acquire SCMP Group Ltd., the owner of several publications like the Hong Kong-focused South China Morning Post.
American shopaholics are ready for this coming Friday, also known as Black Friday. Even though the phenomenon is blowing over to our region, mainly the United States are preparing for...
Toy manufacturer Hasbro has developed a range of robot kitties to serve as company for senior citizens. Its toys have always been for the ages 7 - 77, but it...
Store chain Hema has opened its 42nd French store in the Centre Commercial Labège shopping center in Toulouse, which now has 2 Hema stores.
New Hema CEO, Tjeerd Jegen, is cleaning things up at the ailing department store chain. "Hema has become too much of a supermarket", it is said, with even one of...
ING Bank is currently investigating how optician chain Hans Anders can achieve growth in the next few years. Its current owners, both venture capitalists, have not excluded a sale, although...
Ahold and Delhaize have announced who will be part of the merger company's board. Remarkable to see is that there will only be one Belgian board member.
The European Union will investigate the taxes of 11 major companies to see whether they have had rulings from particular governments in order to pay fewer taxes.
Payment processing service Worldline will merge with its Dutch competitor Equens to become "a leader in the consolidation of European payments".
Uberization is the phenomenon where an outsider completely overturns an entire branch and it is a board member's biggest worry according to IBM's newest C-suite Study. More than 5,200 board...
British department store chain Marks & Spencer has increased its full-year profit forecast because its profit for the first six months had already surpassed expectations. For its full-year forecast, Marks...