Retail Roundup—Petco unveils vet care; Meijer partners with IBM

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Petco will now offer on-site vet care.

Amazon Business expands to Japan, India

Amazon Business is now available in Japan and India. Now live in five countries including the U.S., Germany and U.K., Amazon Business is a marketplace specifically for business needs including special accounts, pricing and analytics. (Amazon Business Blog)

HelloFresh plans IPO

HelloFresh is planning a flotation that is valuing the company at €1.5 billion. The company had tried testing investors' appetites two years ago at a higher valuation but was rejected. (The New York Times)

Petco unveils vet care

Petco is now offering a full suite of in-store veterinary care and wellness services. In partnership with Thrive Affordable Vet Care, the hospital opened inside a new store in Aldine, Texas, last week. (PR Newswire)

Meijer partners with IBM

Meijer is overhauling its IT structure as it looks to streamline technology. As part of the changes, the company will also lay off a number of employees who are being offered positions at IBM to receive comparable pay and benefits. (MLive)

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