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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J.Crew Group: exchange of the outstanding $566.5 million aggregate principal amount of 7.75%/8.50% Senior PIK Toggle Notes due 2019

NEW YORK, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — J.Crew Group, Inc. (the “Company”) today (June 12, 2017) announced that J.Crew Brand, LLC (“BrandCo”) and J.Crew Brand Corp. (“BrandCorp” and, together with BrandCo, the “New Notes Co-Issuers”), both indirect wholly-owned subsidiaries of the Company, and Chinos Holdings, Inc., the ultimate parent of the Company (“Parent” and, […]

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FMI honors Michael R. Taylor as its 2017 Esther Peterson Award winner

FMI honors Michael R. Taylor as its 2017 Esther Peterson Award winner   CHICAGO, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Food Marketing Institute (FMI) today (Jun 12, 2017) honors a stalwart champion of the consumer, Michael R. Taylor, as its 2017 Esther Peterson Award winner. Similar to the award’s namesake, Taylor has long supported the […]

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FMI recognized Debbie and Rudy Dory of Newport Avenue Market with Robert B. Wegman Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence

FMI recognized Debbie and Rudy Dory of Newport Avenue Market with Robert B. Wegman Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence   CHICAGO, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Jun 12, 2017), in front of several hundred of the next generation of industry leaders, Food Marketing Institute (FMI) awarded Debbie and Rudy Dory of Newport Avenue Market […]

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FMI honored industry veteran Peter V. “Greg” Gregerson with Glen P. Woodard Award for Public Affairs

FMI honored industry veteran Peter V. “Greg” Gregerson with Glen P. Woodard Award for Public Affairs   Chicago, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Food Marketing Institute (FMI) today (Jun 12, 2017) recognizes Peter V. “Greg” Gregerson, president and CEO of Gregerson’s Food and Pharmacy Inc., for two decades of government relations advocacy for FMI […]

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FMI announces winners of the 2017 Store Manager Awards

FMI announces winners of the 2017 Store Manager Awards   CHICAGO, IL, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Food Marketing Institute (FMI) today (Jun 12, 2017) celebrates the winners of the 2017 Store Manager Awards announced at Future Leaders eXperience. Their commitment to their communities, stores, and remarkable leadership in food retail stood out among […]

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NCR launches latest omni-channel banking solutions to help Indian banks in digital and omni-channel transformations

NCR’s omni-channel solutions and innovative software platforms provides banks the flexibility to adopt emerging technologies and reduce operating costs MUMBAI, India, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 12, 2017) unveiled its suite of integrated CxBanking solutions to help financial institutions (FIs) in India to […]

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NCR Chairman and CEO Bill Nuti recognized with the inaugural ATM Industry Association Lifetime Global Innovation Award

Duluth, Ga. and LONDON, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 12, 2017) announced that Bill Nuti, the company’s Chairman and CEO, has received the inaugural ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) Lifetime Global Innovation Award. Introduced to mark the 50th anniversary of the ATM, this award […]

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The Gymboree Corporation signs Restructuring Support Agreement with majority of its Term Loan Lenders

Company Continues to Operate Business As Usual Restructuring Facilitated through Voluntary Chapter 11 Filing Will Reduce Debt by Over $900 Million Vast Majority of Trade Creditors Critical to Business Expected to be Paid in Full Secures $35 Million in New-Money Financing to Support Operations San Francisco, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Gymboree Corporation (the […]

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United Pet Group recalls multiple brands of rawhide dog chew products that may be contaminated with chemicals

ST. LOUIS, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — United Pet Group is voluntarily recalling multiple brands of packages of rawhide dog chew products after they identified that certain of its rawhide chew manufacturing facilities located in Mexico and Colombia, as well as one of its suppliers in Brazil, were using a quaternary ammonium compound mixture […]

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Yum! Brands, Inc. subsidiaries commence offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2027

LOUISVILLE, KY, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) (the “Company”) today (June 12, 2017) announced that its subsidiaries KFC Holding Co., Pizza Hut Holdings, LLC and Taco Bell of America, LLC, as co-issuers (together, the “Issuers”) have commenced an offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2027 […]

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The Bon-Ton store at the Maine Mall in South Portland, Maine to close at the end of August, 2017

MILWAUKEE, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: BONT), today (June 12, 2017) announced it will close its Bon-Ton store at the Maine Mall in South Portland, Maine at the end of August, 2017. The closing will impact approximately 55 associates at this location. “Bon-Ton evaluates its store portfolio on an ongoing […]

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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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British Land announces trio of eateries at SouthGate, Bath

British Land announces trio of eateries at SouthGate, Bath   London, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Aviva Investors and British Land have secured a trio of eateries at SouthGate, Bath. Spanish chef Omar Allibhoy’s Tapas Revolution and Smash Burger will open debut restaurants in the city with Pret A Manger completing the hat trick […]

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BRC: Footfall in May fell by 1.0 per cent in the UK on the same month in the previous year

London, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — BRC- SPRINGBOARD FOOTFALL AND VACANCIES MONITOR – MAY 2017 Covering the four weeks 30 April – 27 May 2017 Footfall in May fell by 1.0 per cent in the UK on the same month in the previous year, the first decline since February. This is below the three-month average of 0.7 per cent. […]

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Pop-up Stores in der Mall of Switzerland

Pop-up Stores in der Mall of Switzerland   Zürich/Ebikon, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — State of the Art! Mit der Eröffnung der Mall Switzerland am 8. November 2017 erhält die Schweiz nicht nur das zweitgrösste Einkaufsund Freizeitzentrum, sondern auch ein attraktives Umfeld, in dem innovative Retail-Konzepte getestet werden können. Diese hochwertigen und fertig ausgebauten […]

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CBRE to acquire a majority interest in Caledon Capital Management Inc.

Acquisition to Expand Suite of Infrastructure Investment Programs Los Angeles, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) today (June 9, 2017) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a majority interest in Caledon Capital Management Inc. (Caledon), a Toronto-based investment management business specializing in private infrastructure and private […]

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Kein Schnabelkürzen mehr bei REWE und PENNY

Kein Schnabelkürzen mehr bei REWE und PENNY   Freiwilliges Ziel wird im September 2017 vorzeitig erreicht Koln, Deutschland, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Die REWE Group hat im Juni 2016 eine freiwillige Erklärung abgegeben, bis Ende 2017 keine konventionellen Eigenmarken-Eier mehr vermarkten zu wollen, die von Legehennen mit gekürztem Schnabel stammen. Dieses ambitionierte Ziel […]

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ENGLAND: Co-op Foundation’s #iwill fund now accepting applications

MANCHESTER, England, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Co-op Foundation is inviting youth charities in disadvantaged areas of England to apply for the first round of its #iwill fund. Last month, the Foundation announced a new £2 million partnership to help young people take action to tackle loneliness – a key issue the Co-op […]

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Food Marketing Institute announces presenters at its Executive Leadership Forum on June 13

Food Marketing Institute announces presenters at its Executive Leadership Forum on June 13   ARLINGTON, VA, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Food Marketing Institute (FMI) announced today (Jun 8, 2017) headliners addressing technology foresight, management and elevation at its Executive Leadership Forum on June 13. Executive leaders from key retail, insight and technology companies — […]

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NCR and Red Rook Team-up to Provide Omni-Channel Commerce To Specialty Retailers in North America

ATLANTA, GA, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Red Rook announced today (June 6, 2017) an initiative with NCR (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, to provide robust omni-channel solutions to specialty retailers in North America.  Red Rook’s Commerce5 solution leverages the power of NCR Counterpoint, and the Magento ecommerce platform, to deliver […]

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RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust’s Voting Results Announced in RioCan’s Annual Meeting

TORONTO, ONTARIO, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (“RioCan”) (TSX:REI.UN) today ( June 8, 2017) announced the results of the votes held at its June 8, 2017 Annual Meeting of unitholders (the “Meeting”). The total number of units represented by unitholders present in person or by proxy at the Meeting […]

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New Chief Financial Officer of RioCan Announced

TORONTO, ONTARIO, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (“RioCan”) (TSX:REI.UN) is pleased to announce that it has promoted Qi Tang to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of RioCan effective June 8, 2017. She will continue to report to the Chief Executive Officer, Edward Sonshine. “Qi has done […]

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4335 Pounds of Water Lilies Food Inc.’s Ready-to-Eat Breaded Chicken Products Recalled Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

WASHINGTON, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Water Lilies Food Inc., a Astoria, N.Y., establishment, is recalling approximately 4,335 pounds of ready-to-eat breaded chicken products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today (June 8, 2017 ). The products could contain milk, a known allergen, […]

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174,000 pounds of Maid-Rite Specialty Foods, LLC Beef Products Recalled Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

WASHINGTON, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Maid-Rite Specialty Foods, LLC., a Dunmore, Penn. establishment, is recalling approximately 174,000 pounds of various beef products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today ( June 8, 2017 ). The products contain milk, a known allergen, […]

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Swedish ICA Stores See Increase in May Sales Figures

Solna, Sweden, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sales in the Swedish ICA stores increased by 3.1% in May 2017 compared with the corresponding month last year. Sales in like-for-like stores increased by 2.4%. May 2017 January – May 2017 Store sales excl. VAT Mkr Change  all stores Change like-for-like Mkr Change  all stores Change […]

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Dixons Carphone and Sprint To Open Sprint-Branded Stores Under Agreement

London, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — In July 2015, Dixons Carphone’s Connected World Services (CWS) division and Sprint entered into an agreement to open and manage a number of Sprint-branded stores in the US and provide certain consultancy services to Sprint. In March 2016 they entered into a further agreement to deploy Honeybee into […]

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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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HBC’s New President of Hudson’s Bay Has 30 Years Experience in Canadian Retail Market

HBC’s New President of Hudson’s Bay Has 30 Years Experience in Canadian Retail Market   Hudson’s Bay Executive with More Than 30 Years of Experience in the Canadian Retail Market to Lead the Country’s Most Iconic Retailer TORONTO, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — HBC today (June 8, 2017) announced that Alison Coville has been named […]

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