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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.


18 Dec 2017

18 Dec

Tencent, JD.com Invest in Online Retailer Vipshop

Deal driver: Tencent, JD.com, to better compete with Alibaba.

Chinese social media firm Tencent and e-commerce platform  more

15 Dec 2017

15 Dec

Unilever Sells its Spreads Business to KKR for $8 Billi

Deal driver: Unilever to focus on faster-growing brands and long-term growth.

Unilever has sold its margarine and spreads  more

06 Dec 2017

06 Dec

Walgreens Invests $416 Million in Chinese Pharmacy Chai

Deal driver: Walgreens boosts its retail pharmacy footprint in China.

Walgreens Boots Alliance has acquired a 40% stake  more

03 Dec 2017

03 Dec

CVS Buys Health Insurer Aetna for $69 Billion

Deal driver: CVS to head off Amazon’s possible pharmacy launch. Rhode Island-based pharmacy chain CVS Health has acquired  more

28 Nov 2017

28 Nov

Arby's Gobbles Up Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.4 Billion

Deal driver: Roark Capital Group expands its portfolio of restaurants.

Georgia-based PE firm Roark Capital, the owner  more

27 Nov 2017

27 Nov

Unilever Buys Bodycare Products Company Sundial Brands

Deal driver: Unilever expands deeper into personal care products market.

Unilever has acquired New York-based personal  more

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