Articles in category: Convenience and independent retailers

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Sainsbury’s increases third quarter sales through value and premium lines

Sainsbury’s increases third quarter sales through value and premium lines

A combination of offering premium and value products helped Sainsbury’s increase sales by 4.5% (excluding fuel) and by 2.1% on a like-for-like basis in the third quarter. According to Sainsbury’s, sales of its premium Taste the Difference own label grew

Japanese convenience chain selects Aldata to manage inventory

Japanese convenience chain selects Aldata to manage inventory

Japanese convenience store chain, Seicomart, has picked Aldata’s software solutions to optimise inventory management across its supply chain.  Seicomart operates over 1,000 stores, served by seven distribution centres; predominantly in the northern island of Hokkaido, Japan. Established in 1971, the