Kering achieved record performance in 1Q 2017

London, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ —  “Kering achieved a record performance in the first three months of the year, posting a sharp acceleration in sales growth.  Benefitting from somewhat more favorable market conditions, our strong delivery primarily stems from meticulous execution of our strategy and the creative audacity of our Houses. In a climate […]

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CommerceHub to issue 1Q 2017 financial results on Monday, May 8, 2017

ALBANY, N.Y., 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — CommerceHub, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHUBA) (NASDAQ:CHUBK) (“CommerceHub” or the “Company”), a leading distributed commerce network for retailers and brands, today ( April 24, 2017) announced that it will issue its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2017 after the market close on Monday, May 8, 2017. On the same […]

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Coach, Inc. to hold 3Q results conference call on Tuesday, May 2, 2017

NEW YORK, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — On Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. (ET), Coach, Inc. (NYSE:COH) (SEHK:6388) will hold a conference call to discuss the company’s third quarter results and strategic initiatives, which will be reported via press release earlier that morning. To listen to the Coach earnings call led by […]

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Rakuten becomes the Official EC Platform Partner for the Japan Professional Football League

Rakuten to redesign J.League Online Store and provide support for EC site operations Tokyo, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rakuten, Inc. (TSE: 4755) today (April 24, 2017) announced it has reached an agreement with the Japan Professional Football League (J.League) to be the Official EC Platform Partner for the J.League. Based on the agreement, Rakuten […]

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J.Crew Group, Inc. announces strategic reorganization

NEW YORK, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — J.Crew Group, Inc. (the “Company”) today (April 25, 2017) announced several strategic changes across its organization to better position the Company for sustainable and profitable growth. “Today’s retail environment is changing more rapidly than ever before. Customers demand greater speed to market, convenience and personalized shopping experiences” […]

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LCP to open new office in Glasgow; its first office in Scotland

London, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Commercial property investment company LCP is to open its first office in Scotland after expanding its portfolio north of the border, it has announced. The company, which is one of the UK’s largest private owners of retail, industrial and office property, is setting up a new office at 6 […]

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Joint venture to develop residential community at Gloucester City Centre in Ottawa, Ontario

TORONTO, ONTARIO and HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (“RioCan”) (TSX:REI.UN) and Killam Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust (“Killam”) (TSX:KMP.UN) are pleased to announce the formation of a joint venture to develop a rental residential community at Gloucester City Centre in Ottawa, Ontario. On April 21, 2017, […]

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Office Depot to help Washington Elementary School reopen with new design and furniture

BOCA RATON, Fla., 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, today (April 24, 2017) announced a partnership with Washington Elementary School in Sacramento, CA, to help the school reopen, reimagining the school’s design after two years of sitting dormant due to a declined […]

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HUNGARY: INTERSPAR store in Zalaegerszeg reopened after extensive renovations

Modernised fruit and vegetable department in INTERSPAR Zalaegerszeg   Hungary, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — The INTERSPAR store in Zalaegerszeg was recently reopened after extensive renovations including a spacious new layout, the addition of a SPAR-to-Go restaurant and the implementation of energy-efficient lighting and equipment. SPAR Hungary invested nearly €3.4 million in the store […]

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MANGO sponsors one of the leading international music festivals

The brand is strengthening its ties with music in one of the most international music festivals Barcelona, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — MANGO is sponsoring Primavera Sound 2017, one of the leading international music festivals. Previous collaborations with artists such as Jamie Hince (The Kills), Staz and Misha Lindes (The Paranoyds), Alma Jodorowsky (Burning […]

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Giant Tiger Stores Limited honoured with Advanced RTU Campaign Award

Giant Tiger Stores Limited honoured with Advanced RTU Campaign Award   OTTAWA, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Giant Tiger Stores Limited was recognized for their management and excellence in commercial building rooftop unit efficiency at the Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (PRSM) National Conference in Dallas, Texas. Giant Tiger’s Mark Pasini, Senior Manager, Energy and […]

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Panera Bread to add 10,000 new in-cafe and delivery driver jobs by end of 2017

Panera Delivery Expanding Ways for People to Eat the Way they Want ST. LOUIS, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Panera Bread (NASDAQ: PNRA) expects to add more than 10,000 new in-cafe and delivery driver jobs system-wide by the end of 2017 as it expands delivery service to 35-40 percent of its cafes by year end. […]

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Kristal Howard appointed Head of Corporate Communications and Media Relations at Kroger

CINCINNATI, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today (April 24, 2017) Kristal Howard has been named Head of Corporate Communications and Media Relations. Ms. Howard will be responsible for national media and corporate communications and will serve as the company’s spokesperson. “Kristal is a consummate PR pro who understands the […]

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Colleen Lindholz to lead Kroger Pharmacy as Kroger’s President of Pharmacy and The Little Clinic

CINCINNATI, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today (April 24, 2017) announced Colleen Lindholz, currently president of The Little Clinic, is expanding her role to also lead Kroger Pharmacy as Kroger’s President of Pharmacy and The Little Clinic. Ms. Lindholz has been serving as president of The Little Clinic since 2015. […]

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NEU MIGROS-LEBENSMITTEL ERÖFFNET AN DER VIKTORIASTRASSE IN BERN

Schönbühl, Switzerland, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Im Spitalacker-Quartier in Bern werden ab Donnerstag, 27. April 2017, neu Migros-Lebensmittel zu kaufen sein. Mit dem Voi-Konzept bekennt sich die Migros Aare zu ihrem Auftrag als Nahversorgerin. Geschäfts-leiter ist Mario Lino Murgia, dem fünf Mitarbeitende zur Seite stehen. Voi Migros Partner ist das Kleinladenkonzept der Migros Aare: […]

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The foundation stone for Silicon Mall by the LuLu Group laid at Dubai Silicon Oasis

The foundation stone for Silicon Mall by the LuLu Group laid at Dubai Silicon Oasis   Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation and Chairman, Chief Executive of Emirates Airlines & Chairman of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority DSOA, the regulatory body […]

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Walgreens, American Society of Transplantation (AST) to work over improving medication adherence for organ transplant recipients

DEERFIELD, Ill. and MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Walgreens and the American Society of Transplantation (AST) today (April 24, 2017 ) announced a collaboration focused on establishing future initiatives to help improve medication adherence for organ transplant recipients. The topic of adherence and taking medications as prescribed is especially critical in transplantation, as […]

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Digital subscription providers can now reach millions of Amazon customers with Subscribe with Amazon

Subscribe with Amazon makes it easy for subscription businesses to integrate and sell on Amazon SEATTLE, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) today (Apr. 24, 2017) announced a self-service subscriptions marketplace that allows digital subscription providers to reach millions of Amazon customers. Subscribe with Amazon is a new way for subscription businesses to sell […]

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EROSKI ha incrementado en más de un 235% sus compras de queso de pastor D.O. Idiazabal

EROSKI ha incrementado en más de un 235% sus compras de queso de pastor D.O. Idiazabal   La cooperativa ha presentado la apertura de la nueva campaña de queso D.O. Idiazabal en su red comercial de País Vasco y Navarra con el tradicional corte del queso a cargo de la exdeportista Maider Unda Las compras […]

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British fashion online retailer Boden will open womenswear concessions in John Lewis department stores

London, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — John Lewis has announced today (24 April 2017) that the British fashion online retailer Boden will open womenswear concessions in its department stores, bringing Boden’s stylish clothing to the UK high street for the first time. The first five concessions will open this autumn with more planned to […]

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LVMH: Imperial Splendours exhibition at the Palace Museum, Beijing

LVMH: Imperial Splendours exhibition at the Palace Museum, Beijing   Paris, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Set in the Palace Museum, Beijing (formerly known as the Forbidden City), Imperial Splendours exhibition spans the history of the Maison from the end of the 18th century to the beginning of the 21st and illustrates the uninterrupted transmission […]

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Business of Fashion’s first ever annual report names H&M among the top global employers

Business of Fashion’s first ever annual report names H&M among the top global employers   H&M has made the Business of Fashion’s first ever annual report on The Best Companies to work for in Fashion in 2017, which spotlights the top global employers in the industry today. STOCKHOLM, Sweden, 2017-Apr-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — […]

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Fashion Transparency Index: H&M ranked number three out of 100 companies in the list

Fashion Revolution has published their latest Fashion Transparency Index, evaluating supply chain transparency and working conditions in textile factories. We are very happy to be ranked number three out of 100 companies in the list. Fashion Revolution Week creates awareness on some of the most important issues in the textile industry, issues that are important […]

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H&M unveils collection with platinum-selling recording artist Zara Larsson

H&M unveils collection with platinum-selling recording artist Zara Larsson   H&M is thrilled to reveal its fashion collaboration with platinum-selling recording artist Zara Larsson. The capsule collection – inspired by the Swedish pop sensation’s style – features strong graphics and edgy streetwear pieces, and will be available globally in selected stores, as well as online, […]

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Center for Retail Compliance, National Association for Environmental Management partner over NAEM’s 2017 Environmental, Health, Safety (EHS) Management Forum

Arlington , VA, 2017-Apr-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Center for Retail Compliance (CRC) announced today ( 4/24/2017) a new partnership with the National Association for Environmental Management (NAEM) to ensure that a strong thread of retail-specific content will be on the agenda for NAEM’s 2017 Environmental, Health, Safety (EHS) Management Forum. The Forum […]

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Darden Restaurants to acquire Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen for $780 million in an all-cash transaction

ORLANDO, Fla., 2017-Apr-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) today (April 24, 2017) announced that it has completed the acquisition of Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen (Cheddar’s) for $780 million in an all-cash transaction from its stockholders including private equity firms L Catterton and Oak Investment Partners. This follows the agreement that was announced […]

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Soylent, Los Angeles, CA voluntarily recalls 890 boxes of Soylent 1.8 Powder

Los Angeles, CA, 2017-Apr-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Soylent, Los Angeles, CA is voluntarily recalling 890 boxes of Soylent 1.8 Powder, because it may contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. It has recently come […]

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Dog Food by Party Animal Recalled

Texas, 2017-Apr-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — The safety of pets is and always will be our first priority. We sincerely regret the reports of the discomfort experienced by the pet who consumed this food. As pet parents ourselves, we take this matter seriously. On April 13, a retailer in Texas notified us that their customer had […]

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SHARE BUYBACK UPDATE: AHOLD DELHAIZE REPURCHASED 1,417,514 OF AHOLD DELHAIZE COMMON SHARES FROM APRIL 18, 2017 UP TO AND INCLUDING APRIL 21, 2017

Zaandam, the Netherlands, 2017-Apr-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Ahold Delhaize has repurchased 1,417,514 of Ahold Delhaize common shares in the period from April 18, 2017 up to and including April 21, 2017. The shares were repurchased at an average price of €18.74 per share for a total consideration of € 26.6 million. These repurchases were […]

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JCPenney, SEPHORA add 70 new SEPHORA inside JCPenney locations and 32 expansions

JCPenney, SEPHORA add 70 new SEPHORA inside JCPenney locations and 32 expansions   SEPHORA inside JCPenney Stores Offer Same-Day Pick Up of Online Orders Growth Spurs Expanded Assortment Online and the Hiring of Over 800 Beauty Consultants PLANO, Texas, 2017-Apr-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — JCPenney [NYSE: JCP] and SEPHORA are making beauty accessible to […]

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