GameStop announces new Nintendo Switch units available while supplies last

Mario Kart – one of the biggest and most loved games from Nintendo – is the latest game to launch on the innovative Nintendo Switch platform GRAPEVINE, Texas, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Just in time for the April 28 launch of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that […]

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Barnes & Noble announces star-studded event lineup for the month of May

Fans Can Visit Barnes & Noble and Meet the Bestselling Authors They Love Including Award-Winning Actors, World Champion Boxers, Famous YouTubers, and More  New York, New York, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, […]

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Barnes & Noble appoints Demos Parneros to CEO

NEW YORK, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), today (April 27, 2017) announced the promotion of Demos Parneros to Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Commensurate with the appointment of Mr. Parneros, Leonard Riggio will step down as CEO and remain Chairman of […]

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Diebold Nixdorf announces Directors elected to its board

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Shareholders of Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) today (April 26, 2017) elected its board of directors and voted to pass all other proposals at the company’s annual meeting. In addition, the board declared the second quarter cash dividend. Directors elected Elected to the board of directors were: […]

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Sunoco LP declares quarterly distribution of $0.8255 per common unit for the first quarter of 2017

DALLAS, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sunoco LP (NYSE: SUN) (“SUN”) announced that the Board of Directors of its general partner declared a quarterly distribution for the first quarter of 2017 of $0.8255 per common unit, which corresponds to $3.3020 per common unit on an annualized basis.  The first quarter distribution is unchanged from the […]

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Diebold Nixdorf to present innovative retail and banking solutions at the Seamless Middle East Conference and Exhibition

Global innovator introduces latest ATM concept to Middle East market DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD), a global leader in driving connected commerce, will demonstrate the latest technology and solutions that support four key drivers in the retail and financial services industries— digitalization, individualization, automation and miniaturization– […]

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Australian Retailers Association opposes delay in implementing GST to low-value imports

Wellington Parade, East Melbourne, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ —The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) opposes any delay in implementing GST to low-value imports and strongly supports the Government in closing the Low Value Threshold (LVT) loophole for the purchase of offshore tangible goods under $1000. Executive Director of the ARA, Russell Zimmerman said any delay […]

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Rexall opens flagship drugstore in the historic Brunswick House in Toronto

Rexall opens flagship drugstore in the historic Brunswick House in Toronto   Flagship drugstore looks to the future while respecting the heritage property’s rich history TORONTO, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rexall today (Apr 27, 2017) officially marks the beginning of a new chapter in the rich history of the Brunswick House as its […]

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Weis Markets to invest $90 million in its growth in 2017

Chairman and CEO Jonathan Weis updates shareholders on landmark year and the company’s plans for the future SUNBURY, PA, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Weis Markets Chairman and CEO Jonathan H. Weis today (April 28, 2017) announced the company’s plans to invest $90 million in its growth in 2017. This budget includes new stores, remodels, […]

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Ireland’s largest fuel and convenience retailer opens its new flagship service station in Co. Carlow

Ireland’s largest fuel and convenience retailer opens its new flagship service station in Co. Carlow   DUBLIN, IRELAND, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Topaz, Ireland’s largest fuel and convenience retailer, has officially opened its new flagship service station at  Junction 5 on the M9, Rathcrogue, Co. Carlow. The opening of Topaz Junction 5 M9 […]

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Mall of Scandinavia fylls med 400 000 LEGO bitar

Mall of Scandinavia fylls med 400 000 LEGO bitar   Scandinavia, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Från den 29 april till den 7 maj intar LEGO Tour åter igen Mall of Scandinavia med över 400 000 LEGO bitar. Barnfamiljer och LEGO entusiaster välkomnas till flera tematiserade stationer för att skapa, bygga och leka under en veckas […]

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Topaz announces €6 million investment to introduce its new fuel brand miles

Topaz announces €6 million investment to introduce its new fuel brand miles   DUBLIN, IRELAND, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Topaz, Ireland’s largest fuel and convenience retailer, has announced a €6 million investment to introduce miles, its new fuel brand, across its 430-strong network of service stations in Ireland. The rollout of miles is […]

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Carrefour converts urban spaces into green spaces

Carrefour converts urban spaces into green spaces   Paris, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the official inauguration of the vegetable garden on the roof of the Villiers-en-Bière hypermarket in Seine-et-Marne, Carrefour is sharing its ideas for introducing short distribution channels at its stores. Stores which are becoming production sites Villiers-en-Bière vegetable garden: over a […]

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Ride On For Red Nose Day events kicks off to raise funds to help end child poverty

Chef-Cyclist Seamus Mullen, pro cyclist Jeremy Powers and two dozen pro-level riders join West Coast and East Coast Road Rides to fundraise to end child poverty DEERFIELD, Ill., 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Pro-level cyclists, individuals and groups will be pedaling across the country throughout May in Ride On For Red Nose Day events, […]

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Sainsbury’s expands product offerings with Sushi Gourmet and Patisserie Valerie partnerships

Sainsbury’s expands product offerings with Sushi Gourmet and Patisserie Valerie partnerships   London, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — As part of its commitment to offer customers a distinct and differentiated choice of quality food, Sainsbury’s is trialling a new in-store partnership with luxury patisserie brand, Patisserie Valerie. Patisserie Valerie cakes now available at patisserie […]

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H&M honoured with Freedom House Corporate Award for leadership in advancing global supply chain transparency

On Thursday 27th April, H&M proudly accepted the Freedom House Corporate Award – an acknowledgement by the American organization Freedom House that recognizes businesses for their principled policies and strong leadership regarding human rights. H&M is awarded for their leadership in advancing global supply chain transparency. STOCKHOLM, Sweden, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — “H&M was […]

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Albertsons Companies appoints Jewel-Osco’s current VP of Marketing and Merchandising Doug Cygan as Division President

Albertsons Companies appoints Jewel-Osco’s current VP of Marketing and Merchandising Doug Cygan as Division President   BOISE, Idaho, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Albertsons Companies today (Apr 28th, 2017) announced that Jewel-Osco’s current Vice President of Marketing and Merchandising Doug Cygan has been appointed Division President, effective immediately. In this role, Cygan will lead […]

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Chipotle to treat teachers to a Buy One, Get One offer on May 2

Chipotle to treat teachers to a Buy One, Get One offer on May 2   DENVER, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — In celebration of the important contributions made by teachers, Chipotle Mexican Grill(NYSE: CMG) is offering a special, one-day, buy-one-get-one (BOGO) promotion to all educators. From 3:00 p.m. to close on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, […]

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Fashion student Kim Linghoff wins the KappAhl Sustainable Design Contest 2017

Fashion student Kim Linghoff wins the KappAhl Sustainable Design Contest 2017   Mölndal, Sweden, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — A unanimous jury has named fashion student Kim Linghoff winner of the KappAhl Sustainable Design Contest 2017. The winning entry is about upcycling and puts excess yarn otherwise wasted in clothing production to use. “The […]

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Whole Foods Market calls on kids to register for a chance to be an O’s All-Star Kid this season

Children ages 7 to 14 can sign up to win a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be a VIP guest of the O’s BALTIMORE, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market is partnering with the Baltimore Orioles for this season’s Orioles All-Star Kids sweepstakes. Now through August 23 parents can visit any Maryland Whole Foods Market […]

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Lagardère Travel Retail renews 3 RELAY stores and will add tech2go and Sunglass Hut concepts at Christchurch Airport

Tasmania, Australia, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — The travel retailer has been successful in extending the partnership with Christchurch Airport through the renewal of 3 RELAY stores, as well as the addition of 2 of their well-recognised concepts, tech2go and Sunglass Hut. By offering new, exciting and innovative brands across the multi user terminal, Lagardère […]

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NAME IT supports the Danish Hospital Clowns’ work for hospitalised children

NAME IT supports the Danish Hospital Clowns’ work for hospitalised children   NAME IT supports the Danish Hospital Clowns with limited edition T-shirts BRANDE, Denmark, 2017-May-01 — /EPR Retail News/ — Soap bubbles, four-leaf clovers, love and high-fives. That is just what you need on a bad day. As a part of a recently signed […]

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