Marui Group Co Ltd <8252.T>: Says its unit to sell property including land and building located in Tokyo, Japan, at about 13 billion yen .Says the transaction will effective on Sep. 30.
Wellington Merchants Ltd :Mercantile NZ offer is unconditional.
: Sears Holdings' Kmart is closing 64 stores and laying off thousands of employees - Business Insider .Kmart stores that are closing will begin liquidation sales on September 22, and close by mid December - Business insider.
Lightinthebox Holding Co Ltd : Qtrly net loss per American Depository Share was $0.03 .Non-GAAP net loss per ADS was $0.01 in Q2 of 2016.
Heritage Foods Ltd : Confirm that co, future group in talks for possible business association . No binding agreement or collaboration at this stage yet .
Fujian Dongbai Group Co Ltd <600693.SS>: Says it to buy 10 percent stake in its Fujian-based asset management unit from a Pingtan-based investment limited partnership for 9.2 million yuan .Says the co to wholly own the target unit after transaction.
Fujian Dongbai Group Co Ltd <600693.SS>: Says it to set up an asset management jv in Pingtan, with a Pingtan-based investment limited partnership .Says the jv with registered capital of 90 million yuan and the co to hold 90 percent stake in it.
XiAn Minsheng Group Co Ltd <000564.SZ>:Says it acquired 100 percent stake in a Hainan-based holding company.
John Lewis Partnership Plc : Unaudited condensed interim financial statements . Solid gross sales growth of 3.1 pct with increased market shares and rising customer numbers in challenging markets . Pbt before exceptional items down 14.7 pct to 81.9 mln stg . Exceptional charge of 25.0 mln stg for write-down of property assets no longer intended to be developed and related costs . Net debt of 549.3 mln stg, 115.3 mln stg (17.3 pct) lower than Aug. 1 2015 . Accounting pension deficit of 1,453.7 mln stg, 512.1 mln stg (54.4 pct) higher than January 2016 . In first half of year, partnership's gross sales grew 3.1 pct to 5.27 bln stg . Waitrose gross sales grew 2.2 pct and John Lewis gross sales by 4.5 pct . For first six weeks of second half, partnership gross sales are up 3.8 pct . For the first six weeks of the second half Waitrose gross sales have increased by 5.0 pct (1.4 pct like-for-like, excluding petrol) . For the first six weeks of H2, John Lewis gross sales are 2.0 pct higher than last year (0.7 pct like-for-like) . We expect to trade well compared to market, structural changes in retail will not ease . EU referendum result has had little quantifiable impact on sales in first half .Uncertainty of leaving EU will remain and full impact of this change is yet to become clear.