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M&S General Merch Sales Stumble

While Marks & Spencer reported a 2.3 percent rise in first-quarter sales Tuesday, its general merchandise revenues continued to struggle.

Carrefour to Close Stores in India

The retailers will shut its five cash & carry stores by the end of September.

UK's Asda Says Up to 1,360 Jobs to Go

A restructuring of management roles in its 578 UK stores would result in up to 1,360 redundancies.

Carrefour Buys 53 Billa Supermarkets in Italy

The deal will allow the French retailer to strengthen its presence in northern Italy.

American Eagle Sets U.K. Launch

Three stores planned for fall openings, two with aerie shops.

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Forever 21 Sets Ambitious Growth Plan

Don Chang, the retailer's founder and chief executive officer, told WWD his “ultimate goal is to double the size of our company within the next three years.”

Uniqlo Eyeing India for Manufacturing

Fast Retailing chairman, president and ceo Tadashi Yanai met with Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on Wednesday.

Target Launches Target Accelerator Program

The Accelerator program was established earlier this year as a four-month incubator for fledgling tech companies.

Target Scaling Back Cambodia Production

Cambodia's commerce minister revealed that the retailer has reduced its orders in the Southeast Asian nation over labor unrest.

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Target Faces Difficult CEO Search

The retailer's problems are making it harder to recruit a successor. Korn Ferry is conducting the search.

Value Retail, China, Burt Tansky, Marvin Traub Associates,

Burt Tansky Touts Value Retail China Play

The developer’s opportunity in China lies in capturing emerging middle- and upper-class consumers.

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