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Convenience

Z Energy revamps its retail store format

Z Energy revamps its retail store format

Z Energy has unveiled a new retail store format as its strategy to adapt to changing customer tastes.  The roll-out of revamped stores began last year in Waiouru and are aimed at giving customers a qui...
Uber, BP partner in global grocery delivery partnership
From Domino’s to KFC: Is drone delivery the next convenience battleground?
7-Eleven Australia reveals restructure based on agile methodologies
7-Eleven releases loungewear range – but there’s a catch

Convenience Archives

Circle K to launch 100-strong New Zealand c-store network

The chain is also set to launch several EV charging and petrol stations as the company sees changes in the fuel outlets ...

Dairies call for grocery duopoly’s wholesale, retail arms to be split

The nation’s dairy owners have urged the Commerce Commission to “think small”, arguing that their 4000-strong nationwide...

How Australian newsagents are reinventing to stay relevant

Resurgence in local shopping has seen newsagents broaden range of locally-produced goods.

Dairy owners seek vaccine priority, more police patrols

“The corner dairy is again to the fore as an essential business,” says Sunny Kaushal, chair of the Dairy and Business Ow...

Aldi Australia launches Corner Store in convenience push

Discount supermarket Aldi is this week opening a smaller, convenience store offer in North Sydney.

In Paris without tourists, LVMH unveils Samaritaine store revamp

LVMH, behind fashion and accessories labels like Louis Vuitton, makes 8% of its 45 billion euros sales in France alone.

Run out of milk? Robots on call for Singapore home deliveries

Developed by OTSAW Digital and both named "Camello", the robots' services have been offered to 700 households in a one-y...

International: Circle K parent drops bid to buy Carrefour, but companies will partner

Canada’s Alimentation Couche-Tard has dropped its US$19.6 billion bid to acquire European retailer Carrefour SA after th...

This week in global retail news

Tiffany returns to profit; 7-Eleven makes its mark in Laos; TWG Tea expands online; and more.

Waitomo to open three new fuel stops in the South Island

Two sites are based in Dunedin, and the third is in Woolston.

Countdown owner lifts food sales in Q3

Supermarket chain benefits from pantry stocking during pandemic.

Retailers shrink ranges to offer essentials through lockdown

Firewood, safety gear and plumbing equipment to be made available.

Tech behind Amazon Go now available to any retailer

Amazon is licensing out its 'just walk out' technology.

Ecostore refill stations available in more New World supermarkets

Ecostore is expanding its refill station offering into five further New World locations.

Foodstuffs partners with data insights firm to grow digital offer

UK data firm Dunnhumby to assist with data strategy and analytics.