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  • Kroger Buys Meal-Kit Company Home Chef in Latest Online Acquisition

    Kroger is buying Home Chef, the largest private meal-kit company in the U.S. by sales, its second deal in as many weeks aimed at bolstering the supermarket chain’s online business.

    WSJ
  • Walmart kidnap was a HOAX

    The 'victim' and her four male 'kidnappers' turned themselves in to Chesterfield County police after the abduction sparked a massive police investigation in the Virginia town.

    Mail Online
  • SoftBank to sell Flipkart stake to Walmart, first known Vision Fund...

    TOKYO, May 23 (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp said on Wednesday it is selling its roughly 20 percent stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart to Walmart...

    Mail Online
  • SoftBank says selling its entire Flipkart stake to Walmart

    TOKYO, May 23 (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp said on Wednesday it is selling its roughly 20 percent stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart to Walmart...

    Mail Online
  • SoftBank has agreed to sell its entire 21% stake in Flipkart to Walmart

    Thomson Reuters SoftBank is to sell its entire 21% stake in Flipkart. The company is also looking to invest about half a million dollars in Paytm Mall. Tencent will be the largest minority stakeholder once SoftBank exits Flipkart. SoftBank, the Japan-based telecom and internet giant, has finally agreed to sell its 21% stake holdings in Flipkart, a report in The Economic Times said. The same report also said that the company is ready to work out the tax issues that were delaying the share...

    Business Insider
  • Facebook is taking a page from Amazon, Walmart, and Ikea (FB, AMZN, WMT)

    Facebook is launching a new home-services feature for Marketplace. It looks a lot like other existing services that offer vetted professionals for hire, like Angie's List and Amazon Home Services. Users can enlist professionals to do things like plumbing, cleaning, or performing home renovations. Facebook has partnered with Handy, HomeAdvisor, and Porch for the new service. Facebook wants to be a bigger part of your home. The social network's Marketplace section is moving further into commerce...

    Business Insider