Deliveroo, the London based food delivery startup has amassed $100m (£66m) from different venture capital funds including Facebook stakeholders Accel and DST Global to fuel the company’s global expansion project. The funding round is Deliveroo’s third this year, bringing its aggregate capital brought up in the previous 12 months to $195m. Will Shu, CEO, said […]
Specialty grocer Fresh Market Inc.reported a 33% slide in benefit for its most recent quarter, hurt by charges attached to store terminations and administration changes and a decrease in deals at well-established stores. The weaker results come after the organization said a month ago that it would direct an audit of its choices, including a […]
Outdoors retailer LL Bean will hire a CEO from outside the company in its 103 year History. Chairman Shawn Gorman made the declaration to workers in an update, letting them know the L.L. Bean family and board unanimously consented to hire Stephen Smith from Chinese online food merchant Yihaodian as its new CEO. “Hiring a […]
TESCO: Interview with Dave Lewis, Chief Executive: “We have delivered an unprecedented level of change in our business over the last twelve months and it is working. The first half results show sustained improvement across a broad range of key indicators. In the UK, we continue to improve all aspects of our offer for customers, […]
THE NEW GLOBAL RETAIL LANDSCAPE: SMALL AND SIMPLE IS BEAUTIFUL RIGHT NOW Despite evidence that the rise of digital shopping has become an influential factor in the changing retail landscape, consumer shopping channel preferences continue to shift. Which channels are consumers shopping most, and what are they buying there? Are modern trade outlets replacing traditional […]
Interview: Liz Plizga, group vice president for Diversified Communications, producer of Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global.
BY RIAD BELADI SENIOR MARKET ANALYST IN THE RETAIL INDUSTRY Questions: 1-ISN: Can you tell us about the history of this event.? Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global, formerly known as the European Seafood Exposition/Seafood Processing Europe, is the world’s largest seafood trade event. Seafood Expo Global was launched in April 1993 as a result […]