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Issue 233 : October 28th 2014

KidZania targets European growth from London flagship

Edutainment offer KidZania will use its new London flagship to open up Europe as it also plans its first outlets in the USA.
    The Mexico-based company also believes that the UK could host as many as three of its sites, with two based in capital London.

Next Event: Retail logistics

The RPA Retail Logistics conference on 27 November, sponsored by TH Real Estate and JLL, will look at speedy delivery as one of its themes after some of the internet giants have made it a key battleground.
    In the US especially Amazon, eBay and Google have all locked horns in their attempts to innovate in the market.

UK DIY retailer confirms a quarter of stores to close

Home Retail Group has confirmed that up to a quarter of its stores will close, as the company blamed changing trends in DIY for the decision.
    The move is part of a plan to reinvigorate the second largest DIY chain in Britain, which is part of the group that includes general merchandiser Argos.

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THE iGENERATION: The Quick and the Dead
Making the Store Relevant in an Omni-Channel World
23rd October 2014
Sponsored by: TH Real Estate
Venue: 201 Bishopsgate, London
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THE iGENERATION: Retail Logistics
The omni-channel revolution
27th November 2014
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Venue: 201 Bishopsgate, London
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