Category Archives: retail-world

Walmart launches Mobile Express Returns to refund or exchange online items in physical stores

As Walmart continues to build out its e-commerce business to rival Amazon’s, its latest development will build on some of the retail giant’s most established operations: Walmart is launching a new in-store returns service called Mobile Express Returns.

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These haunting photos of the retail apocalypse reveal a new normal in America

The retail apocalypse has descended on America. More than 3,500 stores are expected to close across the US in the next couple of months.

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Oxxo ya rebasó a Soriana y va por Wal-Mart

En el segundo cuarto de 2017 la cadena de tiendas de conveniencia de FEMSA, Oxxo, le arrebató a Soriana el segundo lugar como el mayor minorista por ingresos en México, según datos de los informes trimestrales de las empresas.

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More than 6,300 stores are shutting down — here’s the full list

Some retailers have released lists of which of their locations will be closing. To find out if a store near you is shutting down, click on the retailers in the following list:

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GOLDMAN SACHS: Paypal is safe from Amazon — for now (AMZN, PYPL)

Amazon started its “Payments” platform in 2013, but it’s really taken off recently. With worries about Amazon taking over entire sectors, is the payment space safe?

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This Southern chain says its fried chicken could beat out KFC and Popeyes — here’s the verdict

Bojangles’ “is widely considered to be one of the South’s most popular foods,” the fried-chicken chain said in a statement published this week in The News and Observer.

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World’s first Starbucks coffee shop with tatami rooms to open in Kyoto

Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto has many tourist attractions to offer, from its historic sites to scenic landscapes, and is now adding a new one to its list — the world’s first Starbucks coffee shop with tatami rooms. Starbucks Coffee Japan Ltd., the Japanese arm of U.S.

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