Sunneen Health Foods recalls mislabeled Whole Foods Market PB&J parfaits

Sunneen Health Foods recalls mislabeled Whole Foods Market PB&J parfaits   Allentown, Pennsylvania, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sunneen Health Foods is voluntarily recalling mislabeled Whole Foods Market PB&J parfaits sold at five Whole Foods Market stores in New York and New Jersey because the products contained soy and tree nut (almond and coconut) allergens […]

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JCPenney opens toy shops in all of its brick-and-mortar locations

JCPenney opens toy shops in all of its brick-and-mortar locations   Toy assortment at JCPenney.com will continue to multiply in preparation for holiday season PLANO, Texas, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — As JCPenney [NYSE: JCP] continues to explore new merchandise categories and differentiate its business, the retailer is opening toy shops in all of […]

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Whole Foods Market 365 to open its first Ohio store in Akron on September 14

AKRON, Ohio, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market 365 will open its first Ohio store in Akron on September 14. The store will be the sixth Whole Foods Market 365 to open nationally. Located at 1745 W. Market Street, the store will feature a curated mix of products that adhere to Whole […]

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CBRE: availability rate for warehouses and distribution centers in the U.S. declined slightly in second quarter

Decline in Available Space Comes Amid Strong Demand, Temporary Slowdown of Construction Deliveries Los Angeles, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — The average availability rate for warehouses and distribution centers in the U.S. declined slightly in the second quarter, aided by the healthy economy and fewer than expected construction completions, according to a new report […]

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LCP: gutter replacement specialist Thaxen Developments opens third unit at The Pensnett Estate, Kingswinford

West Midlands, UK, 2017-Jul-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — A rapidly growing gutter replacement specialist has taken on new premises in the Black Country to cope with demand, leading investment and property management company LCP has announced. Thaxen Developments, which specialises in replacing concrete guttering with uPVC, has opened another unit at Block C, Bay 1, The Pensnett […]

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Gymboree Corporation to close approximately 350 stores as part of its court-supervised financial restructuring

Company to Close Approximately 350 Stores Mainly Across Gymboree and Crazy 8 Brands; Allows Company to Focus Resources on Locations with Greatest Potential and Enhance Profitability Court-Supervised Restructuring Process Proceeding As Planned San Francisco, 2017-Jul-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Gymboree Corporation (the “Company” or “Gymboree”) today announced that, following a comprehensive evaluation of […]

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Findel announces the appointment of Stuart Caldwell as Group Chief Financial Officer

LONDON, 2017-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Findel, the online value retail and education business, is pleased to announce the appointment of Stuart Caldwell as Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with immediate effect. Stuart has held the position of Acting CFO since April 2017, prior to which he was Group Financial Controller. He is a […]

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Sports Direct acquires 25.75% of GAME Digital plc.

Shirebrook, UK, 2017-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — GAME Digital plc (“GAME” or the “Group”) has been informed that Sports Direct International plc (“Sports Direct”) has acquired 44 million shares, equivalent to 25.75% of the share capital of the Group. GAME is aware that Sports Direct has taken significant strategic equity stakes in a number […]

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Lindex takes part in ‘The Family Planning Summit 2017’; commits to ‘Every Woman Every Child’ movement

Lindex takes part in ‘The Family Planning Summit 2017’; commits to ‘Every Woman Every Child’ movement   Sweden, 2017-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — On July 11 Lindex participated in ‘The Family Planning Summit 2017’ and shared its work for improving the lives of women in the fashion company’s global supply chain. Lindex also made […]

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SPAR India CIO Sunil Nair listed in the top 50 CIO’s across all industries in the Indian market

India, 2017-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Individual recognition has been given to Sunil Nair, CIO SPAR India, for his exemplary technology initiatives and IT leadership, earning him a position in the top 50 CIO’s across all industries in the Indian market. This recognition came from the Big CIO Show, which is an exclusive initiative […]

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Lowe’s Canada teams up with Canadian Red Cross to aid victims of the wildfires in British Columbia

Boucherville, Quebec, 2017-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Using its vast network of Lowe’s, RONA, Réno-Dépôt, Marcil, Dick’s Lumber and Ace stores across the country, Lowe’s Canada announces the launch of a national campaign, in partnership with the Canadian Red Cross, to aid victims of the wildfires currently raging in British Columbia. Beginning today, customers […]

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Sprouts Farmers Market to issue 2Q 2017 financial results on Thursday, August 3, 2017

PHOENIX, 2017-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (Nasdaq:SFM) today (July 12, 2017) announced it will issue financial results for the 13-week second quarter ended July 2, 2017 before the market opens on Thursday, August 3, 2017.  Following the release, Sprouts management will conduct a conference call at 7:00 a.m. PDT (10:00 […]

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Raley’s completes transition of its fresh seafood offerings to sustainable seafood

Raley’s completes transition of its fresh seafood offerings to sustainable seafood   Fair Oaks, CA, 2017-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Raley’s is proud to announce the early completion of a transition of its fresh seafood offerings to sustainable seafood companywide as part of an ongoing effort to change the way the world eats, one […]

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University Medical Center to provide clinical services at retail health clinics in Walgreens stores across Middle Tennessee

DEERFIELD, Ill. & NASHVILLE, Tenn., 2017-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Walgreens and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) today (July 12, 2017) announced that a subsidiary of VUMC will operate and provide all clinical services at 14 retail health clinics within Walgreens stores across Middle Tennessee. Today’s announcement builds upon the continued relationship between Walgreens and […]

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Kroger names Liz Ferneding to Ruler division president

CINCINNATI, 2017-Jul-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today (July 12, 2017) the appointment of Liz Ferneding to Ruler division president, effective July 31. Ms. Ferneding succeeds Paul Bowen, who retired in May. Ms. Ferneding is a graduate of the Farmer School of Business at Miami University and joins Kroger […]

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Shopify to announce 2Q 2017 financial results on Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Ottawa, Canada, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP)(TSX:SHOP), the leading cloud-based commerce platform, plans to announce financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2017 before markets open on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Shopify’s management team will host a conference call to discuss second-quarter results at 8:30 a.m. ET on Tuesday, August […]

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MinuteClinic joins the Alere eScreen Occupational Health Network

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — MinuteClinic, the retail medical clinic of CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), today (July 11, 2017) announced that MinuteClinic has joined the Alere eScreen Occupational Health Network (EOHN), a comprehensive alliance of clinic partners. Businesses that utilize Alere eScreen’s services can now direct employees who are required to participate […]

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NACS Consumer Fuels Survey: As gas prices decline, Americans more optimistic about the economy

​ALEXANDRIA, Va., 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Another decline in gas prices helped fuel Americans’ optimism about the economy to near record levels, according to the latest NACS Consumer Fuels Survey. The U.S. convenience store industry sells an estimated 80% of the fuel sold in the country, and NACS has conducted monthly surveys related […]

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Whole Foods Market to open Arizona’s first Whole Foods Market 365 store at Tempe

Tempe, Ariz., 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market announced it has signed a new lease for a Whole Foods Market 365 store in Tempe, Arizona. This will be the first Whole Foods Market 365 location in Arizona. The news was announced this morning during a groundbreaking ceremony at for The Local, a new, […]

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Viajes EROSKI firma un acuerdo de promoción del destino Flandes

Viajes EROSKI firma un acuerdo de promoción del destino Flandes   Se promocionarán ofertas y sus múltiples posibilidades turísticas, además de ciudades como Bruselas, Brujas, Amberes, Gante, Lovaina y Malinas ELORRIO, España, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Viajes EROSKI ha firmado un acuerdo de colaboración con Turismo de Bélgica por el que promocionará la oferta […]

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X5 strengthens its logistics operations with the opening of two new distribution centres in Yekaterinburg, Russia

Yekaterinburg, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or “the Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), announces the launch of two new state-of-the-art distribution centres (“DCs”) in Yekaterinburg: “Yekaterinburg” and “Kosulino”. The new DCs will help boost the efficiency of X5’s logistics operations, encourage more local sourcing and provide the […]

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JCPenney introduces new and improved JCPenney Rewards program

PLANO, Texas, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — JCPenney [NYSE: JCP] today (July 11, 2017) launched a new and improved JCPenney Rewards program. First introduced in 2008, the retailer’s customer loyalty program has been enhanced with new benefits and features that allow greater flexibility and reward earning potential, along with a new website and app […]

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TIEFGARAGE DER MIGROS EMBRACH WIRD ERNEUERT

TIEFGARAGE DER MIGROS EMBRACH WIRD ERNEUERT   Gossau, Switzerland, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Von 17. bis 27. Juli 2017 werden der Bodenbelag und die Markierungen in der Tiefgarage der Migros Embrach erneuert. Die Sanierung der Tiefgarage erfolgt vorgelagert zum eigentlichen Umbau der Migros Embrach, der für 2018 geplant ist. Während den zehntägigen Arbeiten werden […]

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CBRE: Vacant office space in the U.S. remained unchanged during the Q2 2017 at 13 percent

Los Angeles, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Vacant office space in the U.S. remained unchanged during the second quarter of 2017 (Q2 2017) at 13 percent. The steady performance was attributable to a balance of supply and demand, according to the latest analysis from CBRE. The vacancy rate in suburban markets increased by 10 […]

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Albert Heijn gaat strijd aan tegen suiker in frisdrank voor kinderen

Albert Heijn gaat strijd aan tegen suiker in frisdrank voor kinderen Suikerreductie, introductie nieuwe producten en Friswijzer  Zaandam, Netherlands, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — De komende weken gaat Albert Heijn een flinke suikerreductie doorvoeren in het schap met frisdrank voor kinderen en het schap met sappen. In meer dan 40 producten wordt het suikergehalte […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods welcomes Scott Hudler as Senior Vice President – Chief Marketing Officer

Scott Hudler to Lead DICK’S Marketing, Consumer Engagement Efforts PITTSBURGH, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) today (July 11, 2017) announced Scott Hudler has been named Senior Vice President – Chief Marketing Officer. In this role, Hudler will be responsible for the Company’s overall marketing and consumer engagement strategy and implementation, […]

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Nugget Markets and Center for Land-Based Learning to host annual fundraising event Dinner on the Farm on July 15, 2017

Woodland, CA, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — In partnership with the Center for Land-Based Learning (CLBL), Nugget Markets is proud to present this year’s Dinner on the Farm. This annual fundraising event invites guests to share in some of the best food and drink the region has to offer at the Farm on Putah Creek. […]

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Abercrombie & Fitch Co. terminates discussions regarding a potential transaction

New Albany, Ohio, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF) announced today (July 10, 2017 ) that it has terminated discussions regarding a potential transaction. The company reported on May 10, 2017 that, after receiving expressions of interest, it had commenced preliminary discussions with several parties regarding a potential transaction. Arthur […]

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Coach, Inc. successfully completed its tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Kate Spade & Company

NEW YORK, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Coach, Inc. (NYSE:COH) (SEHK:6388), a leading New York design house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle brands, today (Jul. 10, 2017) announced that its wholly owned subsidiary has successfully completed its previously announced tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of common stock, par value $1.00 per share, of Kate Spade & […]

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Gordon Reid MBE becomes the latest Global Brand Ambassador for UNIQLO

Yamaguchi, Japan, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — UNIQLO today ( 2017.07.10) announces Gordon Reid MBE (Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire)*, the world’s top** male professional wheelchair tennis player, Paralympics singles gold medalist as its latest Global Brand Ambassador. The appointment marks the first time UNIQLO has selected a British athlete for […]

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