Retailing

DGAP-News: q.beyond invests in self-checkout specialist Snabble

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:00am

Cologne/Bonn, 29 July 2021 - q.beyond AG is acquiring a 25.4-percent stake in Snabble GmbH, thereby boosting its strong position in the retail sector.

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  • Cologne/Bonn, 29 July 2021 - q.beyond AG is acquiring a 25.4-percent stake in Snabble GmbH, thereby boosting its strong position in the retail sector.
  • Snabble has already demonstrated the functionality and market maturity of its proprietary scan-&-go solution at major retailers such as IKEA, TeeGschwendner and tegut.
  • The two companies are already working together on initial projects and this investment will now firm up the links between q.beyond and Snabble.
  • The Snabble app enables customers at stores to scan purchases themselves and to pay for them directly via the app.

$ 2.22 Billion growth expected in Retail Self-checkout Terminals Market 2020-2024 | Technavio

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 2:30am

Get specific analysis on the criticality of inputs and factors of differentiation in retail self-checkout terminals market vendor landscape.

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  • Get specific analysis on the criticality of inputs and factors of differentiation in retail self-checkout terminals market vendor landscape.
  • The report on the retail self-checkout terminals market provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis.
  • The retail self-checkout terminals market analysis includes the product and end-user segments and geographic landscape.
  • This study identifies the evolution of NFC technology as one of the prime reasons driving the retail self-checkout terminals market growth during the next few years.

CSE Bulletin: Appointment of Market Maker

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 8:03pm

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 28, 2021) - Effective Thursday, July 29, 2021, Virtu ITG Canada Corp. will be responsible for the Guaranteed Fill volume and automatic execution of odd lots for the symbols below.

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  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 28, 2021) - Effective Thursday, July 29, 2021, Virtu ITG Canada Corp. will be responsible for the Guaranteed Fill volume and automatic execution of odd lots for the symbols below.
  • For questions about the eligibility requirements for Market Makers, or order entry on a Market Maker securities, please contact:

Global Casino Gaming Market (2021 to 2025) - Featuring BetAmerica, Boyd Gaming and Caesars Entertainment Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:56pm

The "Global Casino Gaming Market 2021-2025 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global Casino Gaming Market 2021-2025 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The publisher has been monitoring the casino gaming market and it is poised to grow by $ 50.03 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of almost 5% during the forecast period.
  • The report on casino gaming market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • This study identifies the shift in consumer gambling habits as one of the prime reasons driving the casino gaming market growth during the next few years.

Alert Innovation Adds Hershey’s Chief Digital Officer to Retail Advisory Council

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 3:00pm

Alert Innovation , a leader in grocery automation and micro fulfillment systems, strengthens its Retail Advisory Council (RAC) with the addition of Doug Straton, Chief Digital Officer at The Hershey Company.

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  • Alert Innovation , a leader in grocery automation and micro fulfillment systems, strengthens its Retail Advisory Council (RAC) with the addition of Doug Straton, Chief Digital Officer at The Hershey Company.
  • The RAC is an alliance of executives and academics with expertise in grocery, retail, consumer behavior and e-commerce, and was established to influence development efforts at Alert Innovation focused on improving omnichannel grocery experiences.
  • Alert Innovation is a thought leader in Retail and Grocery automation, driving innovation that improves lives by transforming how retailers operate and people shop.
  • Alert Innovation also designed the Novastore, a store concept utilizing the Alphabot system, delivering a dynamic and efficient shopping experience.

Dynasty Financial Partners Doubles Down on Tech

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 3:00pm

Dynasty Financial Partners announced today that two financial technology executives have joined the firm.

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  • Dynasty Financial Partners announced today that two financial technology executives have joined the firm.
  • Dynasty Financial Partners has experienced significant growth in recent years.
  • We could not be more excited and proud to welcome both Frank and Taylor to the Dynasty Community, commented Dynasty Financial Partners CEO, Shirl Penney.
  • Taylor Howard is the Chief Digital Officer for Dynasty Financial Partners.

Waitr Adds New Partnership with KBP Foods

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 1:30pm

Waitr Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: WTRH) (Waitr or the Company), a leader in on-demand food ordering and delivery, announced today a new partnership with KBP Foods, a franchisee of KFC.

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  • Waitr Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: WTRH) (Waitr or the Company), a leader in on-demand food ordering and delivery, announced today a new partnership with KBP Foods, a franchisee of KFC.
  • Effective immediately, Waitr and Bite Squad will begin delivery from more than 140 KBP locations around the country.
  • KBP Foods, a KBP Investments company, has been named one of the 10 Fastest-Growing Restaurant Chains and one of the Top 100 Fastest-Growing Businesses in North America.
  • Waitr, along with Bite Squad and Delivery Dudes, connect local restaurants and grocery stores to diners in underserved U.S. markets.

Redbox Entertainment Partners With Charles Murray and Marc Danon’s Command Films for Feature Film Slate

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 6:00pm

Redbox Entertainment, the companys original entertainment division, is partnering with Command Films, the new production company founded by writer and executive producer Charles Murray and veteran film executive Marc Danon on a multi-picture slate of programming.

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  • Redbox Entertainment, the companys original entertainment division, is partnering with Command Films, the new production company founded by writer and executive producer Charles Murray and veteran film executive Marc Danon on a multi-picture slate of programming.
  • Over the past two years, Redbox has transformed into a multi-product entertainment provider with physical and digital options for consumers.
  • Redbox is America's leading destination for affordable new-release movies and entertainment with more ways to watch than any other home entertainment provider.
  • Redbox Entertainment, a new content acquisition and production division, has further transformed Redbox into a multi-channel content provider.

HelloFresh Market Launches in U.S., Expanding Beyond Weeknight Dinners to Everyday Essentials

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

HelloFresh , Americas leading meal kit company, announced today the launch of HelloFresh Market, an online store offering customers a range of delicious add-ons, from quick meals to pantry essentials.

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  • HelloFresh , Americas leading meal kit company, announced today the launch of HelloFresh Market, an online store offering customers a range of delicious add-ons, from quick meals to pantry essentials.
  • The range of Market offerings will be rolling out to all customers across the U.S. over the coming months.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210728005058/en/
    HelloFresh Market Launches in U.S., Expanding Beyond Weeknight Dinners to Everyday Essentials (Photo: Business Wire)
    The introduction of the Market is part of HelloFreshs mid-term growth strategy, an important step towards becoming the worlds leading fully integrated food solutions group.
  • HelloFresh Market offers greater value and convenience to customers as a one-stop option for both curated grocery items and mealtime inspiration.

Cap Rates for Net Lease Dollar Store Properties Compress to Historic Levels | The Boulder Group

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:40pm

WILMETTE, Ill., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boulder Group announced the release of its Net Lease Dollar Store Report today.

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  • WILMETTE, Ill., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boulder Group announced the release of its Net Lease Dollar Store Report today.
  • In the second quarter national asking cap rates in the single tenant dollar store sector compressed to 6.11%, according to the 2021 Net Lease Market Report.
  • "Cap rates for in the dollar store sector reached new historic low levels for Dollar General and Dollar Tree," says Randy Blankstein, President, The Boulder Group.
  • "Throughout the course of the Covid-19 pandemic, investor demand in the dollar store sector increased to record levels," adds Jimmy Goodman, Partner, The Boulder Group.