SPAR releases The second issue of Contact International for 2017

Düsseldorf, 2017-Jun-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — In this edition, we share the 2016 SPAR worldwide results and reflect on what was another hugely successful year for the SPAR Brand with growth of 4.5%. We look at the trends arising from this year’s EuroShop and SPAR Store Development Seminar in Düsseldorf and we share the […]

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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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Whole Foods Market’s relocated Lexington store to open on June 23

LEXINGTON, Ky., 2017-Jun-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market’s relocated Lexington store, set to open Friday, June 23, at 4059 Finn Way, will feature a pub and an outside fire pit area, as well as expanded selections of local products and innovations across departments. The store will open its doors following an 8:45 a.m. […]

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Unter dem Motto “PENNY goes Party”startet der Discounter-Festival-Sommer

Mega-Stores auf Hurricane, Parookaville und Highfield Koln, Deutschland, 2017-Jun-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Die Musik- und Festival-Fans können sich dieses Jahr gleich dreifach freuen: Denn neben angesagter Musik von den heißesten Bands und DJs ist auch PENNY wieder mit von der Open Air Party-Partie. Das heißt für die mehrere Hunderttausend Fans von Hurricane (23.06. […]

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MIGROS ELGG FEIERT ERÖFFNUNG

MIGROS ELGG FEIERT ERÖFFNUNG   Gossau ,Switzerland, 2017-Jun-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Am 22. Juni öffnet die Migros Elgg ihre Türen für die Kundschaft. Die neue Filiale bietet auf knapp 500m2 viel Frische sowie ein breites Sortiment für den Tageseinkauf. Die Einwohnerinnen und Einwohner aus Elgg und Umgebung dürfen sich freuen: Nach eineinhalb Jahren […]

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Tesco launches the latest in its ‘Food Love Stories’ adverts to highlight its ongoing campaign to tackle food waste

Tesco launches the latest in its ‘Food Love Stories’ adverts to highlight its ongoing campaign to tackle food waste   CHESHUNT, England, 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tesco has today [Wednesday 14 June] launched the latest in its series of ‘Food Love Stories’ adverts to highlight its ongoing efforts to tackle food waste. For […]

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Sainsbury’s introduces 28 new craft beers and ciders at its Northern Ireland stores

Sainsbury’s introduces 28 new craft beers and ciders at its Northern Ireland stores   Sainsbury’s Northern Ireland stores welcome 28 new locally made craft beers and ciders Craft brewery MourneMountains to launch three new products in Sainsbury’s London, 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sainsbury’s will be introducing 28 new craft beers and ciders to […]

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Waitrose extends its FareShare trial to 25 branches in total this month

LONDON, 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — A further 22 branches will use the IT platform to let local groups know about surplus food Charities will be offered volunteers and money to buy equipment such as freezers As Waitrose extends its successful FareShare trial to 25 branches in total this month, it has today (12 June […]

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ALDI announces $3.4 billion investment to expand 2,500 stores nationwide by the end of 2022

Growth plan calls for 25,000 additional jobs Batavia, Ill., 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — ALDI continues to disrupt the U.S. grocery industry by providing customers with a smarter way to shop. Building on its already-aggressive growth strategy and $1.6 billion program to remodel 1,300 stores by 2020, the grocery retailer just announced a $3.4 […]

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His Royal Highness, Prince Andrew visits world’s first Automated Retail Distribution Centre at Asda’s new facility in Warrington

His Royal Highness, Prince Andrew visits world’s first Automated Retail Distribution Centre at Asda’s new facility in Warrington   Colleagues work alongside state of the art automated technology at the site, which serves supermarkets across Manchester and Liverpool, along with Cheshire, Lancashire and North Wales LEEDS, England, 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — His Royal […]

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Asda and Social Investment Scotland to host the Social Enterprise Supplier Development Academy for the second year

Asda and Social Investment Scotland to host the Social Enterprise Supplier Development Academy for the second year   Asda’s only Social Enterprise Supplier Academy returns following huge success last year Academy will support eight Scottish social enterprises to develop route to market Social Investment Scotland secures almost £1m in carrier bag charge revenues to help […]

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Brewgooder secures national deal with Asda to stock its Clean Water Lager in stores across the UK and Northern Ireland

Brewgooder secures national deal with Asda to stock its Clean Water Lager in stores across the UK and Northern Ireland   LEEDS, England, 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Brewgooder, the world’s first craft beer brewery, is to donate 100% of its profits to clean water projects in developing countries, is celebrating securing a national […]

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Asda introduces large punnets of strawberries in response to this year’s impressive harvest

Asda introduces large punnets of strawberries in response to this year’s impressive harvest   Asda sees 30% increase in strawberry crop yield versus expected levels due to mild May Supermarket launches 700g punnet of strawberries to ensure UK growers don’t have to waste surplus berries A predicted 3.6 million strawberries will be eaten from Asda’s […]

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Wegmans Montvale announces recipients of its Employee Scholarship Program

MONTVALE, NJ., 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Five graduating seniors from the Montvale 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. Since the program began in 1984, more […]

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Text to give option now available throughout Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give tournament

Text to give option now available throughout Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give tournament   GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Who: Community members What: This year, the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give has a text to give option to benefit the Simply Give program throughout tournament week. Donations can be […]

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RUSSIA: Lenta announces the opening of its 15h supermarket in St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg, Russia, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lenta, (LSE, MOEX: LNTA) one of the largest retail chains in Russia, is pleased to announce the opening of its 15h supermarket in St. Petersburg. The new store is a Lenta medium format supermarket located at 15A Avtovskaya str., St. Petersburg. The store has a total […]

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Colruyt Group starts to convert 234 older stores into low-energy stores this year

Halle, Belgium, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — This year, Colruyt Group started to convert all of its older stores into low-energy stores this year. Over a 12-year period, 234 stores will be converted to energy-efficiency. The wave of conversions is a new step to create stores which do not use fossil fuel and to introduce […]

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Help Those Affected By The Knysna Fires Through PnP Online

Cape Town, South Africa, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Knysna has been ravaged by disastrous fires, leading to evacuation and near-total destruction of the town. PnP Online has set up a dedicated collection point to help you donate to those affected by the devastating fires in Knysna. All you need to do is shop […]

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SPAR Continues Expansion in The Middle East

Oman, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — SPAR has continued its rapid expansion in the Middle East following its entry into the Omani retail market in 2015 in partnership with local business conglomerate Khimji Ramdas. The recent opening of the latest SPAR store in Oman – a 200m2 SPAR Express store based on the forecourt of the […]

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Kroger to webcast the annual meeting of shareholders on Thursday, June 22, 2017

CINCINNATI, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today (une 8, 2017) it will webcast the annual meeting of shareholders beginning at 11 a.m. (ET) on Thursday, June 22, 2017. The meeting will be broadcast online at ir.kroger.com. Click on “Events, Presentations & Webcasts” to access the event. An on-demand […]

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Tesco to participate at four major agricultural shows this summer

Tesco to participate at four major agricultural shows this summer   CHESHUNT, England, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tesco is set to celebrate its commitment to working in partnership with British farmers at four major agricultural shows this summer. The retailer will have a flagship presence at the Royal Cornwall Show, the Royal Highland […]

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Sainsbury’s to host Open Farm Sunday events at farms across the UK on 11th June

Sainsbury’s to host Open Farm Sunday events at farms across the UK on 11th June   As part of its commitment to supporting British farmers Sainsbury’s sponsors events at farms across the UK including Visitors encouraged to take part in on-farm family activities Open Farm Sunday takes place on 11th June London, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR […]

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EROSKI invita a sus socios consumidores a celebrar su día grande este fin de semana

EROSKI invita a sus socios consumidores a celebrar su día grande este fin de semana   La cooperativa EROSKI aglutina a más de un millón de Socios Consumidores en País Vasco, Navarra, La Rioja y Cantabria que están convocados a celebrar este fin de semana sendas Juntas Preparatorias en San Sebastián y Bilbao de cara […]

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Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give opens tournament to collegiate athletes for the fourth consecutive year

Fourth year Meijer LPGA Classic opens tournament to collegiate athletes GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the fourth consecutive year, the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give opened its tournament to collegiate athletes as sponsor exemptions, representing Meijer and their respective universities in the professional tournament. This year, three exemptions were […]

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SUPERVALU completed refinancing of its existing senior secured term loan credit agreement

MINNEAPOLIS, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE: SVU) today (Jun. 8, 2017) announced it has successfully completed the refinancing of its existing senior secured term loan credit agreement. The new seven-year senior secured term loan credit agreement provides for an initial term loan facility of $525 million, which was used to refinance […]

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Dove Right On Girls scholarship winners announced

Middletown, NJ, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — ShopRite and Dove recognized four exceptional young women, including a teen from Middletown, NJ, as Dove Right On Girls scholarship winners during a ceremony June 6 at the ShopRite of Middletown in Middletown, NJ. The contest sponsored by Unilever in partnership with ShopRite grants college scholarships to young women […]

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BJ’s Wholesale Club to open its new location in Summerville, South Carolina on Saturday, June 10

BJ’s Wholesale Club to open its new location in Summerville, South Carolina on Saturday, June 10   BJ’s will host grand opening for the Summerville community on Saturday, June 1 SUMMERVILLE, S.C., 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — BJ’s Wholesale Club will celebrate the grand opening of its new location in Summerville, South Carolina on […]

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Stater Bros. supports service members by preparing and sending care packages to deployed local military members

San Bernardino, California, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Over 150 members of the Stater Bros. “Family” of Employees, friends, suppliers and representatives from Operation Community Cares (a local organization that supports our troops) gathered to prepare over 1,000 care packages for local military members currently serving overseas. The pack event took place on Saturday, […]

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Albert Heijn zet de bordjes buiten met serviesspaaractie

Albert Heijn zet de bordjes buiten met serviesspaaractie   Zaandam, Netherlands, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ —  Niets is fijner dan eten in de buitenlucht. Albert Heijn maakt dat deze zomer nog leuker met zijn nieuwste spaaractie: ‘Sparen voor stijlvol buitenservies’. Klanten kunnen sparen voor bordjes, dipschaaltjes en serveerschalen in trendy kleuren. De spaaractie start […]

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REWE und PENNY testen neuartiges Graspapier für alternative Verpackungen

REWE und PENNY testen neuartiges Graspapier für alternative Verpackungen   Getrocknetes Gras ersetzt Holz bei der Produktion von Verpackungsmaterial Koln, Deutschland, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Fast vier Jahre tüftelten die Entwickler einer Hennefer Papierfabrik an der Herstellung eines völlig neuartigen Verpackungsmaterials. Das Besondere daran: Das Papier besteht zu 40  Prozent aus sonnengetrocknetem Gras […]

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