EuroShop 2014: More than 109,000 trade visitors attended the world’s No.1 trade fair for retail

Bricks-and-mortar retail is gearing up +++ staging the retail experience is be-all and end-all +++ shop fitting and lighting support accomplished brand worlds +++ networking of web, mobiles and off-line business as important as ever More than 109,000 trade visitors attended the world’s No.1 trade fair for retail and its partners in Düsseldorf –110 nations […]

Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC announced it removed from sale Newman’s Own Salsa Con Queso

Purchase, NY & Quincy, MA, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Following a recall by Newman’s Own, Inc., The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC announced it removed from sale Newman’s Own Salsa Con Queso due to an undeclared allergen, wheat, on the ingredient label. This product is safe to consume for individuals who do not suffer […]

Giant Food of Landover, Md. removed Newman’s Own Salsa Con Queso from sale

Landover, MD, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Following a recall by Newman’s Own, Inc., Giant Food of Landover, Md. announced it removed from sale Newman’s Own Salsa Con Queso due to an undeclared allergen, wheat, on the ingredient label. This product is safe to consume for individuals who do not suffer from a wheat allergy. The […]

Casino Guichard Perrachon SA successfully issued new 10-year bond of €900 million with coupon payment of 3.248%

PARIS, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Casino successfully issued a new 10-year bond of €900 million. This bond, which will pay a coupon of 3.248%, has been significantly oversubscribed by a diversified investor base. Casino also announced today a tender offer for bonds maturing in April 2016 and February 2017 for an amount to be determined […]

Australia: Guardian Pharmacy has won the prestigious 2013 Roy Morgan Research Customer Satisfaction Award

Melbourne, Australia, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Guardian Pharmacy has won the prestigious 2013 Roy Morgan Research Customer Satisfaction Award for Pharmacy for the second year in a row, ahead of other leading Australian brands. The award adds to the number of customer satisfaction awards Guardian has won, including the two most recent Canstar Blue Most […]

CVS Caremark’s MinuteClinic to switch to the Epic electronic medical record (EMR) called EpicCare

Woonsocket, R.I. 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — MinuteClinic, a division of CVS Caremark Corporation and the largest and fastest growing retail clinic provider in the United States, announced today that it will switch to the Epic electronic medical record (EMR) called EpicCare. MinuteClinic currently uses its own proprietary EMR. “EpicCare’s rich platform will allow us to […]

Banana Republic unveils new look with its Spring 2014 campaign

NEW YORK, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today, Banana Republic unveils a new look with its Spring 2014 campaign – a heartfelt nod to the modern day adventurer who appreciates the journey, not just the destination, and is perfectly outfitted every step of the way. Inspired by the brand’s heritage and the pioneering spirit of its […]

Australia: Farm Weekly seeks historic photos of Wesfarmers to profile the company’s 100-year journey

Perth, Australia, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — To celebrate our Centenary, Farm Weekly, in conjunction with Wesfarmers, is producing a 100-page keepsake, A4 gloss publication. Farm Weekly will be profiling some of the people involved in our 100-year journey and the events that have helped shape our company. If you have any historic photos of Wesfarmers tucked away somewhere […]

Sainsbury’s signed new two year deal with Gok Wan

LONDON, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sainsbury’s, the UK’s 7th largest clothing retailer, has signed a new two year deal with Gok Wan, creative force behind the Gok for Tu collections designed exclusively for Sainsbury’s. Sainsbury’s has also revealed today that its clothing business, which continues to take market share, is growing at around 10% year […]

Sainsbury’s: Kimberley Walsh recreated shots from Olivia Newton-John’s iconic video ‘Physical’ for the launch of the official Sport Relief Headband

LONDON, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Kimberley Walsh worked up a sweat today, recreating shots from Olivia Newton-John’s iconic video ‘Physical’ to showcase the launch of the official Sport Relief Headband, now available in Sainsbury’s stores nationwide. Sporting the official Sport Relief Headband sold in Sainsbury’s, the stylish singer was given a full makeover to look […]

Carrefour to attend the Paris International Agricultural Show from 22 February to 2 March in Paris

PARIS, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Carrefour will be taking part in the Paris International Agricultural Show from 22 February to 2 March in Paris. An opportunity for Carrefour to showcase its “Origin and Quality” product lines, as well as its Reflets de France and Carrefour Bio products. Over the 9 days of the show, nearly […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club selected PromoWorks for its demo and events program and staff

Westborough, MA, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today, BJ’s Wholesale Club announced an initiative to further enrich its Members’ shopping experiences through its demo program, which includes the selection of PromoWorks – a leading demo and sampling events company in North America.  PromoWorks, a division of CROSSMARK, will now manage, enhance and ultimately expand the company’s […]

Belk to invest $12.6M in expansion and renovation of its store at CoolSprings Galleria

Belk to invest $12.6 million for total renovation of two-level main store and opening of new 50,000 square foot men’s and kids store on first level of former Sears building Improvements to include exciting new shopping décor and expanded offerings of premium brands of apparel, shoes, accessories and home merchandise CHARLOTTE, N.C., 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail […]

Price Chopper’s 2013 “Check Out Hunger” campaign raised more than $35,000 and 76,000 pounds of food

Schenectady, NY, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Price Chopper’s 2013 “Check Out Hunger” campaign raised more than $35,000 and 76,000 pounds of food for 15 local food banks and their affiliated kitchens and pantries in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont. “We’re committed to helping people feed and care for themselves and their families throughout […]

Russia’s largest retailer Magnit opened its 162nd hypermarket

Krasnodar, Russia, 2014-2-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — OJSC “Magnit”, Russia’s largest retailer (the “Company”; MICEX and LSE: MGNT), is pleased to announce the opening of the 162nd hypermarket of a small format. Please be informed that today the Company has opened its 162nd hypermarket of a small format located at Lenina prospect (“Boom” shopping center), Magnitogorsk, Chelyabinsk region, […]