Amazon to roll out smart grocery carts at some Whole Foods stores

E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc is reportedly launching its smart shopping carts across some Whole Foods stores. The company will initially unveil Dash Carts at a Whole Foods store in Westford, Massachusetts over the coming months before....

WHO and Kenyan government launch medical emergency hub in Nairobi

The government of Kenya and the World Health Organization (WHO) have reportedly unveiled a medical emergency hub in Nairobi to speed up the response to regional emergencies. The facility will have a training center, stockpiles of medical....

Henry Schein completes acquisition of Switzerland-based Condor Dental

Henry Schein, a New York-based distributor of medical and dental supplies, has recently completed the acquisition of Condor Dental Research Company, a dental supply store. The financial terms of the agreement have not been disclosed. ....

Reliance Retail forms long-term franchise partnership with Gap

Reliance Retail Limited has reportedly formed a long-term franchise partnership with Gap Inc to introduce the American brand to the Indian market. Through the long-term agreement, Reliance Retail will become the official retailer for Gap th....

Metro Brands partners with Canada-based footwear brand Biion

Leading footwear retailer Metro Brands Limited (MBL) has reportedly partnered with the popular Canadian footwear company Biion, introducing the brand to India. The premium collection of footwear combines technology and functionality to crea....

Affidea announces acquisitions in Portugal, Spain, and Romania

Affidea Group has reportedly announced strategic acquisitions in Portugal, Romania, and Spain- adding 7 new centers to its 327-center network- under its growth strategy. The company has acquired Clínica de Santa Mafalda and Cl&iac....

Henkel acquires professional hair business of Shiseido in Asia Pacific

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA has reportedly completed the acquisition of Shiseido’s business of Professional hair. The business includes top brands of professional hair like Primience and Sublimic under the licensed brand of Shiseido Prof....

H&M Group partners with Google Cloud to improve customer experience

Global fashion retailer H&M Group has reportedly announced a strategic partnership with Google Cloud to enhance customer experience. Under the collaboration, H&M will use the extensive data analytics capabilities of Google Cloud ....

Mesh Bio & MultiOmic partner to develop precision medicines using AI

Next-generation precision medicine company MultiOmic Health and digital health startup Mesh Bio have reportedly partnered to perform a clinical study on chronic metabolic disease patients. The partnership will offer access to data from p....

Lulu Group plans USD 2.9 Billion investment to launch 91 new stores

Multinational conglomerate Lulu Group International has reportedly planned to invest USD 2.9 billion to launch 91 new stores and hypermarkets from 2020 to 2023. Lulu Group is one of the retailers that kept on expanding during the COVID-1....

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