Nordstrom Rack at Bayshore Town Center in Glendale, Wisconsin scheduled to open in fall 2018

SEATTLE, 2017-Jun-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. announced today (June 22, 2017) plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at Bayshore Town Center in Glendale, Wisconsin. The approximately 26,800-square-foot store is scheduled to open in fall 2018. Bayshore Town Center is a 45-acre complex on the North Shore of Milwaukee featuring an assortment of […]

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Wine.com on 1st place in the 6th edition of the e-Performance Barometer international rankings of wine websites

Bordeaux Business School study ranks Wine.com #1 on global stage   San Francisco, CA, 2017-Jun-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wine.com, the nation’s number one online retailer, received 1st place in the 6th edition of the e-Performance Barometer international rankings of wine websites conducted by the prestigious KEDGE Business School. The 2017 results were announced at […]

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Rakuten and LIFULL enter the vacation rental business in Japan; establishes Rakuten LIFULL STAY, Inc.

Rakuten LIFULL STAY represents innovative step into sharing economy in Japan Tokyo, 2017-Jun-24 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Rakuten, Inc. and LIFULL Co., Ltd. today (June 22, 2017) announced that the two companies will enter the vacation rental business in Japan with the establishment of Rakuten LIFULL STAY, Inc., a subsidiary of RAKUTEN LIFULL STAY […]

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LCP converts Miller House into an office-to-residential property; its first PDR scheme completed in the north-west of England

London, 2017-Jun-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Leading property investment group LCP has completed its first office-to-residential conversion in the north-west of England. LCP has created Miller House, a development of two one-bedroom apartments and four two-bedroom apartments on the first floor of a shopping parade in Church Road, Bebington. The residential scheme is the first […]

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iD Mobile launches new campaign ‘#WeGotThis’ with and starring BAFTA award-winning actor Asim Chaudhry

Bafta-winning actor stars in mobile network’s new tongue-in-cheek campaign LONDON, 2017-Jun-22 — /EPR Retail News/ —iD Mobile is spreading happiness today with the launch of its new campaign ‘#WeGotThis’, created with and starring BAFTA award-winning actor Asim Chaudhry. Chaudhry brings his trademark deadpan humour to the launch film, ‘Control Room’, available to watch on iD Mobile’s […]

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Signet Jewelers Limited appoints R. Mark Graf as an Independent Director

HAMILTON, Bermuda, 2017-Jun-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Signet Jewelers Limited (the “Company”) (NYSE: SIG), the world’s largest retailer of diamond jewelry, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed R. Mark Graf as an Independent Director effective July 1, 2017. Mr. Graf currently serves as Chief Financial Officer at Discover Financial Services and […]

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Schnucks stores to host hunger relief partner agencies in the “Shop Out Hunger” campaign on Saturday, June 24

ST. LOUIS, 2017-Jun-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — On Saturday, June 24 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., all 100 Schnucks stores will host hunger relief partner agencies in the “Shop Out Hunger” campaign. Volunteers from these organizations will distribute a shopping (“wish”) list to customers as they enter the store and hope to collect non-perishable […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods opens new DICK’S Team Sports HQ office in San Diego

PITTSBURGH, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) announced today the opening of a new DICK’S Team Sports HQ  office in San Diego to serve as a west coast technology and innovation center.  The new tech center supports DICK’S digital transformation efforts and will provide cloud based administrative infrastructure, management solutions, analytics […]

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NGA congratulates 37 grocery executives on their completion of the 2017 Executive Leadership Development Program

Arlington, VA, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — The National Grocers Association (NGA) today (June 20, 2017) congratulated 37 grocery executives on their completion of the 2017 Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP).  The event was held June 4 – 8 at Cornell University, located in Ithaca, New York. “In an evolving business such as the supermarket […]

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JCPenney completes refinancing of its $2.35 billion senior secured asset-based revolving credit facility

Refinanced Revolving Facility Provides Improved Terms and Extended Maturity PLANO, Texas, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) announced today (June 20, 2017) that it has completed the refinancing of its $2.35 billion senior secured asset-based revolving credit facility. The amended and restated facility provides improved pricing terms and extends […]

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The Australian Retailers Association commends NSW Government for delivering infrastructure Budget

Melbourne, Australia, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) has commended the NSW Government for delivering a Budget that focuses on infrastructure, while running a surplus in 2016-17. ARA Executive Director, Russell Zimmerman said the NSW State Budget builds on economic strength for the state, assisting retail sales growth while supporting […]

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ARA applauds the Parliament for implementing fairer tax system for Australian retailers

Melbourne, Australia, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) congratulate the Parliament for passing the low-value GST for offshore tangible goods under $1000 as this legislation will improve tax fairness for Australian retailers. Russell Zimmerman, Executive Director of the ARA said they have been working with the Federal and State Governments since […]

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2017 Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give announces record donation of more than $1 million to support food pantries across Midwest

Representatives announce dates for fifth year tournament GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — The fourth annual Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give concluded today (June 18, 2017) with a win by Canadian LPGA Professional Brooke M. Henderson and a record donation of more than $1 million to the retailer’s Simply Give program […]

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PHILIPPINES: S Maison introduces unique dining and retail concepts

Pasay City, Philippines, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — SM Supermalls’ 62nd mall, S Maison, has taken malling to a level that brings with it Epicurean dining and high fashion retail brands. S Maison has introduced unique dining and retail concepts and is soon to launch more in the coming months to further excite travelers both […]

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2017 NACS Insight European Convenience Retail Technology Award presented to Valora

LONDON, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — Valora has won the 2017 European Convenience Retail Technology Award, sponsored by Verifone, a world leader in payments technology and commerce solutions. The award was presented during the NACS Insight Convenience Summit–Europe in London on June 14 at this year’s International Convenience Retailer Awards gala. The award recognizes Valora, […]

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NACS Insight 2017 International Convenience Retailer of the Year Award presented to SPAR Natural

​LONDON, Country, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — SPAR Natural has won the NACS Insight 2017 International Convenience Retailer of the Year Award for its SPAR Natural convenience store in Gran Canaria, Spain. The award, sponsored by Accenture, was presented during the NACS Insight Convenience Summit–Europe in London on June 14 at this year’s International Convenience […]

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2017 NACS Insight European Convenience Retail Sustainability Award presented to REWE Group

​LONDON, 2017-Jun-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — REWE Group has won the 2017 NACS Insight European Convenience Retail Sustainability Award, sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company. The award was presented during the NACS Insight Convenience Summit–Europe awards dinner in London on June 14. The award recognizes REWE Group for its leadership on developing and implementing sustainable […]

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Wegmans Medford announces recipients of its Employee Scholarship Program

MEDFORD, MA, 2017-Jun-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Four graduating seniors from the Medford area received $500 scholarship grants from Wegmans Food Markets in a symbolic nod to the company’s annual announcement of recipients for its Employee Scholarship Program, which helps employees along the path to higher education. The local recipients are students from Everett, […]

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Co-op a LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) corporate member

MANCHESTER, England, 2017-Jun-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Co-op has bolstered its relationship with global sustainability organisation LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) by becoming a corporate member. The move will see the retailer work more closely with LEAF to deliver its sustainable food and farming goals which involve wider collaboration with farmers, the food industry, […]

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UK: Argos raised £2million in two years on behalf of Macmillan Cancer Support

Argos has raised an incredible £2million in two years on behalf of Macmillan Cancer Support, thanks to the dedication and support of its colleagues and customers across the UK London, 2017-Jun-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — This amount will fund vital Macmillan nursing care at a local level, and equates to paying for 38 Macmillan nurses […]

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The Michaels Companies, Inc. announces new share repurchase program for up to $500 million of its common stock

IRVING, Texas, 2017-Jun-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Michaels Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MIK) today (June 15, 2017) announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new share repurchase program for up to $500 million of its common stock. This announcement is in advance of the Company’s Analyst Day presentation which is scheduled to begin […]

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IKEA U.S. 5,000 Dreams campaign to support newly arrived refugee families in America

The IKEA U.S. 5,000 Dreams campaign is working in partnership with three refugee organizations Conshohocken, PA, 2017-Jun-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — IKEA U.S. announced today (June 14, 2017) that it has created a community donation program – a campaign called 5,000 Dreams – that will focus on supporting newly arrived refugee families in local […]

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Grocer Gold awards: Asda the lowest priced supermarket for the 20th year running

LEEDS, England, 2017-Jun-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — At the Grocer Gold awards on Tuesday evening, Asda was awarded the lowest priced supermarket of the year award – for the 20th year running. Based on the Grocer 33 price basket survey that consists of 33 everyday supermarket items which change each week, Asda was ahead of […]

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ENGLAND: Asda drops the price of fuel by up to 2ppl across both unleaded and diesel

Asda cuts fuel to the lowest price since December 2016 Asda’s National Fuel Price Cap Cut Up To 2ppl Bringing Fuel Prices Down To 111.7ppl On Both Unleaded & Diesel · Asda cuts up to 2ppl off fuel at its 305 filling stations across the country, meaning you will only pay 111.7ppl on both unleaded […]

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Sheetz announce Sebastian Joynes as the 2017 Sheetz Family Award of Excellence winner

ALTOONA, Pa., 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (June 7, 2017) Sheetz, one of America’s fastest-growing family-owned and operated convenience retailers for more than 65 years, is proud to announce Sebastian Joynes as the 2017 Sheetz Family Award of Excellence winner. Awarded Saturday, June 3, during the closing ceremonies of the Special Olympics Pennsylvania Summer […]

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Visa adds 13 new partners to participate in its token service provider (TSP) program

Visa Adds Thirteen New Token Service Providers to Broaden Global Access to Visa Token Service SAN FRANCISCO & NEW YORK, 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (June 7, 2017), Visa (NYSE:V) announced it has signed 13 new partners to participate in its token service provider (TSP) program, as the payments industry shifts from plastic to […]

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The Home Depot® EVP – Merchandising Ted Decker to present at the Oppenheimer 17th Annual Consumer Conference

ATLANTA, 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Home Depot®, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, today (June 7, 2017) announced that Ted Decker, executive vice president – Merchandising, will present at the Oppenheimer 17th Annual Consumer Conference in Boston, MA. The presentation will begin at 9:05 a.m. ET on June 21, 2017. The presentation will […]

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DDR Corp. declares 2Q 2017 Preferred share dividends on Class J, Class K and Class A

BEACHWOOD, Ohio, 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — DDR Corp. (NYSE: DDR) declared its second quarter 2017 Preferred Class J stock dividend of $0.406250 per depositary share, Preferred Class K stock dividend of $0.39063 per depositary share and Preferred Class A stock dividend of $0.17708 per depositary share. Each Class J depositary share is equal to one-twentieth […]

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Build-A-Bear Workshop to roll out Pop-up Shops and On-location Experiences this summer

ST. LOUIS, 2017-Jun-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — This summer, Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW) fans can find the brand’s one-of-a-kind experience in a variety of new and exciting locations, from select AMC Theatres and Carnival Cruise Line ships to Gaylord Hotels and Beaches Resorts. Build-A-Bear Workshop Pop-Up Shops at Select AMC Theatres Build-A-Bear Workshop seasonal pop-up shops […]

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Coach Inc. intends to offer senior unsecured notes

NEW YORK, 2017-Jun-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Coach Inc. (NYSE:COH) (SEHK:6388), a leading New York design house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle brands, today (June 6, 2017) announced that it intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, senior unsecured notes under a shelf registration on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. […]

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