Walmart plans to expand drone delivery to six more states Walmart is expanding its own investment as it plans to extend its partnership with DroneUp to include 34 sites across six states. The planned rollout is set to be completed by the end of the year. Read more.

Mountain Warehouse launches its own online marketplace Mountain Warehouse has launched its own online marketplace acting as a one-stop-shop for all outdoor clothing and equipment as it looks to give customers access to a wider choice of brands. Read more.

Mamas & Papas reports strong sales growth UK high street kidswear and nursery brand Mamas & Papas is recovering from the pandemic and reported a 36% increase in year-on-year sales, boosted by more openings, new product launches and its enhanced online presence. Read more.

Superdrug links with Jack Monroe to help shoppers UK health & beauty retailer Superdrug has launched its Shop Smart campaign in partnership with poverty campaigner and activist Jack Monroe, to help customers navigate the growing cost of living crisis. Read more.

Kingfisher reports a 5% decrease in Q1 sales The retailer has reported that like-for-like sales across the group fell 5.4% in the first quarter, as it came up against a tough comparative period. Despite this, the company expects positive full-year profits of £770m. Read more.

THG rejects £2bn bid takeover offer The Hut Group (THG) has turned down a £2bn takeover offer from two investment companies, Belerion Capital Group Limited and King Street Capital Management. Read more.