American CRM services specialist Salesforce has added the stock optimisation solutions of French start-up OneStock to its suite of corporate software applications, currently adopted by some 150,000 companies.
The creation of a new team dedicated to transforming retail experiences sets the tone for a new decade at Intu, the troubled shopping centre owner which is trying to raise £1 billion from shareholders to survive.
French groups Crédit Agricole Assurances and La Française will hold a 54.2% stake in the joint-venture company set up with commercial real estate developer URW to run five leading shopping malls in France.
The media group behind Vogue has appointed the 29-year company veteran to the newly created role of chief content operations officer, a role in which she will head up the recently established content operations group.
The 48 branches of Swiss department store chain Globus have been sold to the joint-venture company formed by Signa and Central Group, the owner of top European department store groups KaDeWe, La Rinascente and Illum.
A new report has found that nearly 50% of consumers trust a website more if it has an active social media account, and are suspicious of pop-up ads, lack of payment options and incorrect spelling on the site.