Patel gives go-ahead for probe of fairness in retail sector
14/05/2015 - 10:12
The Competition Commission is taking aim at the retail sector to see if it enjoys sufficient competition after the authorisation by Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel of a market inquiry.
Sainsbury's sales dip for fifth straight quarter - UK
18/03/2015 - 10:19
London - British supermarket Sainsbury's posted a fifth straight quarter of declining underlying sales and said it did not expect the trading environment to improve any time soon.
Walmart launches ‘Women Owned’ logo in stores and online - USA
12/03/2015 - 09:52
Arkansas - Shoppers interested in purchasing products from women-owned companies will find it easier to do so at Walmart with the introduction of a new logo and related promotional effort.
Walmart joins growing US march on wage hikes - USA
02/03/2015 - 12:41
New York - Walmart, the largest retailer in the United States, is increasing wages, and economists are hoping to see a chain reaction.
Game’s food sales boost Massmart
02/03/2015 - 12:32
Massmart’s Game division now earns about a fifth of its total sales from food the group’s results for the 52 weeks to December 28 shows.