A.S. Watson Group recognised for its commitment and achievement in implementing green practices within workplace

A.S. Watson Group recognised for its commitment and achievement in implementing green practices within workplace   Hong Kong, 2017-Jul-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — For three consecutive years, A.S. Watson Group (ASW) and its retail brands in HK were awarded the Green Office Label in the Green Office Awards Labelling Scheme (GOALS) organised by World […]

1,731 total views, 2 views today

DICK’S Sporting Goods recognized with ESPN’s Corporate Community Impact Award for its Sports Matter initiative

DICK’S and the DICK’S Foundation Honored for Commitment to  Helping Save Youth Sports at ESPN’s Sports Humanitarian of the Year Awards PITTSBURGH, 2017-Jul-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) and The DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation, which supports DICK’S charitable and philanthropic activities, were honored last night at ESPN’s third annual Sports […]

1,799 total views, no views today

Russian food retailer O’KEY Group S.A. appoints Tariel Bokuchava as its new Director of Information Technologies

MOSCOW, Russia, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — O’KEY Group S.A. (LSE: OKEY, the “Group”), one of the leading Russian food retailers, announces the appointment of Tariel Bokuchava as its new Director of Information Technologies. All materials published by the Group are available on its website www.okeyinvestors.ru. Mr. Bokuchava is succeeding Nikolay Zatravin from July 2017. […]

2,926 total views, 5 views today

Former Bulgari Executive Alessandro Bogliolo to become the next CEO of Tiffany & Co.

Former Bulgari Senior Executive and Current Diesel CEO Brings Deep Luxury Market Experience NEW YORK, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) today ( July 13, 2017) announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously named Alessandro Bogliolo the Company’s next Chief Executive Officer. He is expected to assume the role by […]

2,886 total views, no views today

J.Crew Group, Inc. closes private offer to holders of 7.75%/8.50% Senior PIK Toggle Notes due 2019

NEW YORK, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — J.Crew Group, Inc. (the “Company”) today (July 13, 2017) announced the closing of the previously announced private offer (the “Exchange Offer”) to holders of the $566.5 million aggregate principal amount of 7.75%/8.50% Senior PIK Toggle Notes due 2019 (the “Old Notes”) issued by Chinos Intermediate Holdings A, Inc. (the […]

2,565 total views, 3 views today

Diebold Nixdorf to pay dividend of 10 cents per share on all common shares

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — The board of directors of Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) today (July 13, 2017) declared a third quarter cash dividend of 10 cents per share on all common shares.  The dividend is payable on Friday, Sept. 15 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Friday, Aug. 25. About Diebold Nixdorf […]

2,579 total views, 6 views today

Woodinville Whiskey Company (WWC) becomes part of Moët Hennessy’s world-renowned wine and spirits portfolio

Paris, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Moët Hennessy and Woodinville Whiskey Company (WWC) announced today (JULY 13, 2017) that Moët Hennessy has acquired WWC, which has become part of Moët Hennessy’s world-renowned wine and spirits portfolio. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. WWC was founded in 2010 by lifelong friends Orlin Sorensen and […]

2,733 total views, 13 views today

Bon-Ton Stores launches new online fashion solution to make buying trend right outfits quick and easy

Bon-Ton Stores launches new online fashion solution to make buying trend right outfits quick and easy   MILWAUKEE, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: BONT), has launched “Style2Go”, a new online fashion solution created to make buying trend right outfits quick and easy.  Each week, Bon Ton stylists create five looks to fit […]

2,355 total views, 7 views today

Shopify merchants to list and sell their products on eBay directly from their Shopify account

Shopify merchants to list and sell their products on eBay directly from their Shopify account   New channel to bring added product choice to eBay customers. San Jose, California, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) and Shopify Inc. (“Shopify”) (NYSE: SHOP, TSX: SHOP), the leading cloud­-based, multi­channel commerce platform, today (Jul […]

2,493 total views, 9 views today

Kmart Summer Blowout: deals on summer essentials

Huge savings on this season’s most-fun outdoor entertainment, gift ideas, apparel, stylish home décor and vacation must-haves HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Even after the fireworks clear, summer is still in full swing with kids’ parties, road trips, beach days and outdoor entertaining. Soak up every drop of summer with the […]

2,429 total views, 3 views today

Smart & Final Stores, Inc. to report its 2Q 2017 financial results on Tuesday, July 25, 2017

COMMERCE, Calif., 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE: SFS), the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today (July 13, 2017) announced that it will report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 18, 2017, on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, after the close of market. David Hirz, President and Chief Executive […]

2,248 total views, 3 views today

Kimco: Target to open at Westmont Plaza in Haddon Township, New Jersey in July 2018

The addition of the brand’s small-format concept will spark a transformative repositioning of this New Jersey shopping center NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y., 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE: KIM) announced that it has signed a lease with Target for a 48,000-square-foot, small-format store at Westmont Plaza in Haddon Township, New Jersey, set […]

2,326 total views, 1 views today

Mattel®, Toys”R”Us® and WWE to support Make-A-Wish with new John Cena action figure available exclusively at Toys”R”Us

PHOENIX, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Three national corporate sponsors of Make-A-Wish® are coming together to support the organization that grants life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. Mattel®, Toys”R”Us® and WWE are partnering to launch a new John Cena action figure – available exclusively at Toys”R”Us stores nationwide beginning Tuesday, August 15. The […]

2,351 total views, 4 views today

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 […]

2,288 total views, 4 views today

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 […]

2,757 total views, 2 views today

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 […]

1,791 total views, 3 views today

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 […]

1,828 total views, 2 views today

Wendy’s introduces Bacon Queso Burger, Bacon Queso Chicken Sandwich and Bacon Queso Fries for a limited time

Wendy’s introduces Bacon Queso Burger, Bacon Queso Chicken Sandwich and Bacon Queso Fries for a limited time   Wendy’s New Bacon Queso Burger, Chicken Sandwich and Fries are Inspired BY the Queso Obsessed, FOR the Queso Obsessed DUBLIN, Ohio, 2017-Jul-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wendy’s® knows how passionate people have become about queso. In fact, […]

2,001 total views, 6 views today

Coach, Inc. completes acquisition of Kate Spade & Company for $18.50 per share in cash

NEW YORK, 2017-Jul-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Coach, Inc. (NYSE:COH) (SEHK:6388), a leading New York-based house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle brands, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Kate Spade & Company (NYSE:KATE) for $18.50 per share in cash for a total transaction value of $2.4 billion. The tender offer by a subsidiary of Coach, Inc. for all the outstanding […]

2,196 total views, 2 views today

FC Barcelona’s star players Messi, Neymar Jr., Piqué and Turan visit Rakuten in Tokyo to celebrate new partnership

Partnership based in shared values of optimism and empowerment commenced Jul. 1 TOKYO, Japan, 2017-Jul-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rakuten became the Main Global Partner and the first-ever Official Innovation & Entertainment Partner of FC Barcelona, one of the most iconic and beloved football clubs in the world, on July 1. Rakuten, which was […]

2,516 total views, no views today

Rakuten Card launches two special FC Barcelona Credit Cards this Autumn 2017

Cards commemorate partnership between Rakuten, Inc. and FC Barcelona  https://www.rakuten-card.co.jp/card/design/fcbarcelona/ TOKYO, Japan, 2017-Jul-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rakuten Card Co., Ltd. today announced that Rakuten Card will issue two special FC Barcelona Credit Cards from fall 2017 to celebrate the partnership between Rakuten, Inc. and FC Barcelona. Rakuten, Inc. became FC Barcelona’s Main Global […]

2,183 total views, 3 views today

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 […]

2,033 total views, 9 views today

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 […]

2,075 total views, 1 views today

Swiss banks to pilot universal, vendor-neutral software developed by NCR Corporation as part of ATMfutura project

Duluth, MN / Zurich, Switzerland , 2017-Jul-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — As part of SIX Group’s recently announced ATMfutura project, this summer Swiss banks will begin piloting universal, vendor-neutral software developed by NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) to improve usability, reduce costs and enable faster updates. ATMfutura is a unique and innovative project in Europe designed to provide Swiss banks […]

2,600 total views, 7 views today

Cabela’s combination with Bass Pro Shops approved by Cabela’s shareholders

SIDNEY, Neb., 2017-Jul-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Cabela’s Incorporated (NYSE: CAB) today announced that its shareholders have approved the previously announced combination of Cabela’s with Bass Pro Shops. The final vote results will be filed on a Form 8-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2017, […]

2,096 total views, 3 views today

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 […]

2,773 total views, 3 views today

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 […]

2,740 total views, 1 views today

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 […]

2,837 total views, 6 views today

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 […]

2,934 total views, 22 views today

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 […]

2,859 total views, 14 views today