Paradies Lagardère to host its Treat Our Troops program between Memorial Day and Independence Day

Popular program thanks U.S. military for service and sacrifice ATLANTA, 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Paradies Lagardère, the North American travel retail and restaurateur leader, will once again offer free meals to U.S. military personnel through its Food and Beverage Division’s Treat Our Troops program. Between Memorial Day and Independence Day, Paradies Lagardère invites […]

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Dollar Tree announces its participation in the RBC Capital Markets Consumer and Retail Conference

CHESAPEAKE, Va., 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR), North America’s leading operator of discount variety stores, today (May 25, 2017 )announced its participation in the RBC Capital Markets Consumer and Retail Conference on May 31, 2017. Kevin Wampler, Chief Financial Officer, and Randy Guiler, Vice President – Investor Relations, will […]

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PetSmart Charities supports Boston Children’s Hospital’s animal assisted therapy program with $360,000 grant

Grant Will Help Double the Number of Therapy Dogs Supporting Pediatric Patients, Family and Staff From 17 To 34 Dogs, and Serve an Additional Three Satellite Locations by 2019 PHOENIX and BOSTON, 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Boston Children’s Hospital and PetSmart Charities today (May 25, 2017) announced that the Hospital received a $360,000 grant […]

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Greggs thanks customers and colleagues for making North East Children’s Cancer run a success

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom, 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Greggs were incredibly proud to once again support the North East Children’s Cancer run, where this year over 8,000 runners completed either the 5 mile run or the children’s mini 1 mile run. This year the event celebrated its 35th year, and throughout this time […]

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RetailNext to be the in-store analytics solution provider for natural cosmetics beauty firm 100% PURE

SAN JOSE, Calif., 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (May 25, 2017), RetailNext Inc., the worldwide expert and market leader in IoT smart store retail analytics for optimizing shopper experiences, announced it has entered into a multi-year agreement to be the in-store analytics solution provider for 100% PURE, a natural cosmetics beauty firm providing […]

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Sainsbury’s launches new pilot project – Fairly Traded

Sainsbury’s launches new pilot project – Fairly Traded   London, 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sainsbury’s has today (23 May 2017) launched an innovative pilot project – Fairly Traded – on key lines of bySainsbury’s tea. This new approach to sourcing will guarantee a minimum price and social premium while also, crucially, making farmers’ […]

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Sainsbury’s to boost support for hundreds of thousands of farmers and workers

Sainsbury’s to boost support for hundreds of thousands of farmers and workers   London, 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sainsbury’s has today (23 May 2017) announced an ambitious new approach to the way it sources key crops and ingredients, from tea and prawns to coffee and bananas. It will empower its farmers to build […]

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Kesko sells seven store sites in Estonia and Latvia to UAB Baltic Retail Properties

Helsinki, 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kesko has sold seven store sites used by Kesko Senukai in Estonia and Latvia to the property investment company UAB Baltic Retail Properties. At the same time, Kesko has acquired a 10% shareholding in the property investment company. UAB Baltic Retail Properties’ main shareholder is CPA:17 – Global, a […]

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M&S: Miranda Curtis to step down from the Board at the end of her second term on 1 February 2018

London, 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Marks and Spencer Group plc (“M&S”) announces that following her appointment as Lead Non-Executive Director of The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (“FCO”) in April 2017, Miranda Curtis will step down from the Board at the end of her second three-year term on 1 February 2018. Since her appointment […]

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M&S Energy launches £300,000 Community Energy Fund to support energy projects and technologies across the UK

LONDON, 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — For the third year, M&S Energy is today (22 May 2017) launching the M&S Energy Community Energy Fund, with up to £300,000 available to support community energy projects and technologies across the UK. Any not for profit organisation that wants to use renewable energy to provide community benefits […]

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$350,000 funding for the inaugural class of LS&Co. Collaboratory fellowship program to accelerate innovation in sustainable apparel

Funding part of global fellowship program to accelerate innovation in sustainable apparel SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) today (May 24, 2017)  announced it is granting more than $350,000 to the inaugural class of LS&Co. Collaboratory fellows who are working to create a more sustainable apparel industry. The funding […]

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Dixons Carphone’s Seb James on 4Q 2016/17: continued to grow our business and maintained very high levels of customer satisfaction

London, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Another year of growth for Dixons Carphone Trading update for the 16 weeks ended 29 April 2017 Group reported revenues up 9% for the full year (up 6% in Q4) like-for-like revenues up 4% for the full year (up 2% in Q4) growth across all regions Group gross […]

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The Container Store Group Q4 FY 2016: strong fourth quarter performance that exceeded our expectations

Fourth Quarter Earnings Per Share More Than Doubles to $0.17; SG&A Savings and Efficiency Program Continues to Drive Financial Results Improvement in Comparable Store Sales to -0.2% Expects Fiscal 2017 Earnings Per Share of $0.25 to $0.35 COPPELL, Texas, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Container Store Group, Inc. (NYSE:TCS) (the “Company”), today (05/23/2017) announced […]

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Food Marketing Institute (FMI): no room for border adjustments in tax reform

ARLINGTON, VA, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Food Marketing Institute (FMI) submitted a statement for the record to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means hearing on Increasing U.S. Competitiveness and Preventing American Jobs from Moving Overseas: How Border Adjustment and Other Policies Will Boost Jobs, Investment, and Growth in the […]

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FMI CEO Sarasin on President Trump’s budget proposal to reduce expenditures on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

ARLINGTON, VA, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Food Marketing Institute (FMI) President and CEO Leslie G. Sarasin issued the following statement regarding the summary of President Trump’s budget proposal that estimates $2 billion in revenue to reduce expenditures on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) would be generated for the first time, by imposing fees […]

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eBay Motors hits the road with TV host Rutledge Wood to overhaul a 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback

eBay Motors hits the road with TV host Rutledge Wood to overhaul a 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback   ‘On the Road with eBay Motors’ five-city tour gets creative with parts to build a unique custom car. San Jose, California, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — This summer, eBay Motors hits the road with TV host […]

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DAVIDsTEA to release 1Q FY 2017 financial results on Wednesday, June 7, 2017

MONTREAL, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — DAVIDsTEA Inc. (Nasdaq:DTEA) today (May 24, 2017) announced that its financial results for the first quarter fiscal 2017 will be released after market close on Wednesday, June 7, 2017.  The Company will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time that day to discuss the financial results. The […]

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J.Crew Group announces strategic changes across its organization

NEW YORK, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — J.Crew Group, Inc. (the “Company”) today 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” said J.Crew Chairman […]

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Tiffany 1Q 2017 results: Net earnings of $93 million compared with $87 million a year ago

NEW YORK, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) today (May 24, 2017) reported its financial results for the three months (“first quarter”) ended April 30, 2017. An increase in net earnings per diluted share primarily reflected a higher operating margin. Management is maintaining its earnings guidance for the year. In the first […]

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Ediston: Cathedral Square, Guildford refurbishment work due to complete in October 2017

Edinburgh, Scotland, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — A contract with a value of £7.9m was placed by Ediston Opportunity Partnership II prop Co. II Sarl in January 2017 with Overbury PLC to refurbish Cathedral Square, Guildford. Cathedral Square is a 120,000 sq. ft. Grade A office and the work will include a comprehensive refurbishment […]

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Ediston Real Estate announces second retail terrace at Gallagher Shopping Park, Port Glasgow

Edinburgh, Scotland, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Works to construct the second retail terrace at Gallagher Shopping Park, Port Glasgow, achieved Practical Completion in May 2017. This brings a conclusion to construction works totalling in excess of £12m, split between two retail terraces and constructed by Heron Brothers Limited between September 2015 and May […]

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Leading Swiss bank PostFinance AG to install 820 Diebold Nixdorf ATMs and cash recycling systems

NORTH CANTON, Ohio and PADERBORN, Germany, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — PostFinance AG, a leading Swiss bank, is upgrading its self-service network with new technology, monitoring software and services from Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD). The new systems will be equipped with barcode and near field communication (NFC) readers that will enable contactless transactions using […]

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International Trade Commission issued final ruling in favor of Diebold Nixdorf in its patent infringement case against Nautilus Hyosung

International Trade Commission prohibits import of Hyosung ATMs with infringing technology NORTH CANTON, Ohio, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) today (May 23, 2017) announced that the International Trade Commission (ITC) has issued a final ruling in favor of Diebold Nixdorf in its patent infringement case against Korea-based Nautilus Hyosung. […]

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LCP appointed to manage Churnet Park in Leek, North Staffordshire

LCP appointed to manage Churnet Park in Leek, North Staffordshire   London, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Leading property investment and management company LCP has increased its portfolio after being appointed to manage Churnet Park in Leek, North Staffordshire. LCP, which is based in Kingswinford, West Midlands, will now manage the park on behalf […]

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Al Meera opened the doors to its new Community Shopping Mall in Leaibab

Al Meera opened the doors to its new Community Shopping Mall in Leaibab   DOHA, Qatar, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Bringing the current phase of its expansion plan to fruition, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.S.C) has opened the doors to its new Community Shopping Mall in Leaibab, which introduces Al Meera’s trademark modern […]

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RioCan to sell 50% interest in Sunnybrook Plaza to Concert Real Estate Corporation

TORONTO, ONTARIO, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (“RioCan”) (TSX:REI.UN) and Concert Real Estate Corporation (“Concert”) are pleased to announce the signing of a firm agreement on May 17, 2017, with RioCan selling a 50% interest in Sunnybrook Plaza at a sale price of $26.3 million ($52.5 million at 100%) […]

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Armour Eckrich Meats recalls ready-to-eat sausage products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials

This recall does not impact retail consumers. The product was never sold in retail stores. This is a voluntary recall of a limited quantity of Eckrich® Cheddar Smok-y smoked sausage products sold to our foodservice customers ONLY. WASHINGTON, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Armour Eckrich Meats, LLC, a Junction City, Kan. establishment, is recalling […]

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New partnership to expand SPAR Brand in Southeast China

SPAR China Partners show increased revenue, growth in store numbers and announce new partner China, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — SPAR International (“SPAR”) and Yunnan Anning Jinfang Commercial Group (“Jinfang”) have announced a new partnership agreement authorising Jinfang to grow the SPAR Brand in Southeast China across Yunnan Province, Liu Pan Shui City, Bijie City, […]

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SpartanNash appoints Kathy Mahoney as President MDV military division

SpartanNash appoints Kathy Mahoney as President MDV military division   Senior executive expands her role with the nation’s fifth largest food distributor and leading distributor of grocery products to U.S. commissaries Byron Center, MI,, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — SpartanNash (Nasdaq: SPTN) today (May 24th, 2017) announced Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer Kathy […]

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SpartanNash 2017 annual shareholder meeting highlights

Byron Center, MI, 2017-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — SpartanNash Company (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: SPTN) today (May 24th, 2017) announced that shareholders approved all proposals and re-elected all director nominees at its 2017 annual shareholder meeting, held yesterday in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Shareholders re-elected 11 directors to the Board of Directors for one-year terms expiring […]

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