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For business to achieve success in the global retail space, key decision makers need to access reliable, accurate and timely data that is crucial to make the best possible decision every time. RetailNest is a provider of premier database for the global retail sector covering mergers & acquisitions, sales and market data, operational and financial metrics. Our database also tracks startups and companies that provide technology support to the retail sector. Database coverage includes – cash and carry, discount store, super market and hyper market verticals:

Apparel  •  Books and magazines •  Consumer electronics • Fashion and clothing • Food & Groceries • Footwear and leather • Furniture • Home improvement • Jewellery and watches • Personal care • Pharmacy • Sports, toys and games

We understand the thoroughness that goes into the decision making process and the critical role played by data in our client's decisions. The data we source is subjected to three levels of quality checks before being fed into our database ensuring data errors are minimised or completely eliminated.


16 Jun 2017

16 Jun

Amazon Buys Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion

Deal driver: The acquisition bolsters the network for AmazonFresh, the online grocery delivery service of Amazon.

Amazon  more

16 Jun 2017

16 Jun

Wal-Mart Buys Men’s Wear Company Bonobos for $310 Mil

Deal driver: The addition of Bonobos is part of a broader e-commerce strategy of Wal-Mart to enhance the customer value proposition.

Bentonville,  more

09 Jun 2017

09 Jun

L'Oreal Sells The Body Shop to Brazil's Natura in $1.1

Deal driver: L’Oreal divests its least profitable business as part of strategic sale.

France-based cosmetics and  more

01 Jun 2017

01 Jun

Cargill Buys Colombian Meat Firm Pollos El Bucanero

Deal driver: Cargill expands its global protein business into Colombia.

Cargill has acquired Pollos El Bucanero (Bucanero  more

29 May 2017

29 May

Alibaba Buys Stake in Supermarket Lianhua

Deal driver: Alibaba expands its bricks-and-mortar retail business.

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has bought a stake  more

25 May 2017

25 May

Mexico-Based Grupo Bimbo Acquires Majority Stake in Har

Deal driver: Grupo Bimbo enters Indian bakery market.

Mexico-based food and bakery company, Grupo Bimbo has acquired 65%  more

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